2018, event, marketing, may, Uncategorized

What I learned at Columbus Startup Week:

I attended my first Columbus Startup Week yesterday. I'd heard others tell me how neat this event was and the price of the conference was right. It's all free!  It was an inspiring day with a diverse group of people who all shared a love for both Columbus and innovation.  I just attended on Thursday… Continue reading What I learned at Columbus Startup Week:

2018, blog, blog post, blogpost, myblog, Uncategorized

How to Answer Top 10 Interview Questions

Interviewing for a job can be tough. You want to be honest but still show yourself in the best light. It's a nerve-wracking process!  Learn about the best strategies to approach 10 common interview questions. Tell me about yourself. This is where you can give your elevator speech. Make sure what you say aligns with… Continue reading How to Answer Top 10 Interview Questions

2017, blog, debbie gillum, debbiegillum

A Day in the Life: Q + A with Debbie Gillum

Recently, I had the honor of being featured on Portfolio Creative's blog. They do really great "Day in the Life" features on creative professionals living in Columbus. I wanted to share the post here on my website: Hey, I’m Debbie and I’m the Marketing and Digital Communications Specialist at Volunteers of America of Greater Ohio. I… Continue reading A Day in the Life: Q + A with Debbie Gillum

2017, blog, blogpost, may

Career Growth Tips for Millennial PR Professionals

Being a young professional in the public relations industry is so exciting! And yet, kind of scary at the same time. There’s a lot to juggle and unfortunately, your Communications 102 course didn’t cover networking. Here’s some advice for millennials looking to grow their career in the PR industry. Utilize all of LinkedInYou probably made… Continue reading Career Growth Tips for Millennial PR Professionals

2017, debbie, images, may, social media, work sample

Hidden Creek social media posts

These are some potential social media posts I created for Hidden Creek Landscaping. My Advice: -Be Humorous Don’t shy away from puns and plant-humor - Add a Call-to-Action to the employee recognition posts“Comment below if you’ve had the pleasure of working with any of these great employees” Finally we are almost done with worrying about frost. The crocuses are popping… Continue reading Hidden Creek social media posts

2017, Baking, blog, cookies, debbie, may, myblog, recipe

Cookie de Tacos

Happy Cinco de Mayo! I celebrated by creating these adorable cookie tacos for a surprise birthday party for one of Nate's friends. Colorful Cookie TacosThis type of plate helped the tacos stay upright Ingredients:Golden OreosSprinklesChocolate Frosting Food Coloring (green, yellow, red)Coconut flakes (I used unsweetened) Instructions: Using the food coloring, dye the coconut flakes a green (lettuce) or an orange-yellow color… Continue reading Cookie de Tacos