3 Ways to Overcome Writer’s Block

By Rachael Vruggink Writer’s block, as defined by our dear friend Merriam-Webster, as “the problem of not being able to think of something to write about or not being able to finish writing a story, poem, etc.” You don’t need to be a bonafide writer to catch a case of writer’s block. It can happen… Continue reading 3 Ways to Overcome Writer’s Block

Frank’s Summer Internship: Thrown into the Real World

GVSU Ad Club members have the opportunity to gain priceless knowledge about every aspect of the industry. From listening to highly inspirational speakers within the field to going on tours of some of the most prestigious agencies in the Midwest, members learn exactly what their careers could have in store for them. When agencies and… Continue reading Frank’s Summer Internship: Thrown into the Real World

Industry Experience Every Advertising Major Needs

  GVSU AD Club would like to congratulate the University of Virginia on winning the American Advertising Federation’s (AAF) 2016 National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) for client Snapple. With the announcement of the winners, the GVSU Advertising Club wanted to revisit why you should seriously consider being a part of the team.  So, what exactly is… Continue reading Industry Experience Every Advertising Major Needs

Still Looking for a Summer Internship?

By Courtney Lang If you’re still looking for a summer internship, we got you covered! Here are three internships that are still available for you to snatch up: Marketing Intern—Earth’s Edge Earth’s Edge (EE) is looking for a Marketing Intern for this summer and you may be perfect for it. Although this internship is unpaid, the… Continue reading Still Looking for a Summer Internship?

Real Talk for Summer 2016

By Rachael Vruggink Summer. Well guys, we finally made it. A hearty congratulations to those who are graduating and a job well done to everyone else (your time will come soon enough). Don’t get us wrong, we are 150% ready to kick off summer, but it just didn’t feel right walking away without leaving a… Continue reading Real Talk for Summer 2016

Beef Up Your Copywriting

By Dan Goubert Get paid to eat hamburgers! Now that I grabbed your attention (I learned that in Headline Writing 101), what if you actually could eat hamburgers and consider it “part of your job?” Let me back it up… On a basic level, advertising copywriters create the written words, known as “copy,” for advertisements. This can… Continue reading Beef Up Your Copywriting

Make Your Resume Stand Out

By Mari Bahovitz The key to landing any internship or job is having a presentable resume. Having one that is well put together makes you stand out as a potential prospect. As young advertising hopefuls, we have a unique opportunity when it comes to resume design. Many jobs only want that plain Jane resume, but… Continue reading Make Your Resume Stand Out