“Tips from the Intern Desk” is a series offering firsthand insights and advice from WSW Seattle interns. I’ve been what my friends describe as a “hardcore perfectionist” my entire life. Maybe it’s the 15 years of pre-professional ballet training. Or maybe it’s just a hardwired fear of red ink. Nonetheless, that little nagging monster is […]
When you think of a sports fan, what do you picture? Face paint? Tailgater parties? Fists raised in victory or heads shaking in agony? These classic hallmarks of fandom still ring true — but they aren’t the whole picture anymore. To be accurate about today’s sports fans, you need to add another image: fingers and […]
Weber Shandwick has offices around the world. Even though we work with clients everywhere to solve global problems, we also believe that big change starts at home. To make a greater impact in our community, we’re searching for a local nonprofit to work with as part of our “2018 Impact Project” – a program in […]
Weber Shandwick Seattle recently participated in the inaugural 100% Talent Wage Gap Summit. The 100% Talent initiative was developed in collaboration by The Women’s Funding Alliance and Seattle Chamber of Commerce in response to a 2013 study ranking Seattle the worst in the country for gender wage gap. Since the kick-off of the initiative, Seattle has […]
Meet our new blog, and read this look back at our twenty years of service in Seattle from our executive vice president, Michelle Maggs.
It’s kind of the unsung hero of the PR skill set. The PR newbie quickly learns that everything about a story — telling it right, targeting it right, timing it right — has to be based on research.
The inaugural Women in Business and Leadership Initiative (WIBLI) Awards luncheon was recently held at the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber, which I was able to attend with several of my Weber Shandwick Seattle colleagues. Here’s what I learned: 1. What WIBLI is all about WIBLI was founded by the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber in 2014 with a focus on empowering […]
It’s Diversity Week at Weber Shandwick, and we are celebrating everything that makes our team unique! We speak Spanish, Thai, Russian, French, Hungarian and Hebrew, and we’ve had a lot of jobs: everything from being the cashier at an ice cream shop to harvesting blueberries, refereeing kids’ soccer and running a junk shop. We paint, play […]