Commercialization or Celebration?

Commercialization or Celebration?

Nike: a company that has become synonymous with high-profile athletes, sweat, and power. Just do it has become more than a slogan, but a mantra. And yet, Nike’s Lunar New Year ad is devoid of all things signature for American consumers. No Olympic gold medalists, no...
How to Stand Out in the Internship Process

How to Stand Out in the Internship Process

Many college students seek out internships throughout college to gain real workplace experience and to figure out their career path. In fact, data from the National Association of College and Employers (NACE) shows that over 1.5 million internship positions are filled...
Back to Business

Back to Business

Happy New Year (if that is still socially acceptable to say one week into 2020)! Welcome back to the Ad Society blog. Hopefully, winter break gave us students the necessary time to re-charge to start off this new semester with a bang. And what better way to get back...
A Quick Reminder: You’ve Got This

A Quick Reminder: You’ve Got This

  There’s a notable shift in the air during this time of year. It’s that awkward in-between time when Thanksgiving Break is about to begin, yet final exams and projects are waiting to bombard us as soon as we return. In other words, this time of the school year tends...
Introduction to Personal Branding

Introduction to Personal Branding

As this semester wraps up, students are buzzing about visiting home to see family and friends some haven’t seen since August. And what am I looking forward to this winter break? I’m ready to eat some good homemade food while I prepare my portfolio. Yes, even on break,...
5 Memorable Thanksgiving Commercials

5 Memorable Thanksgiving Commercials

  ‘Tis the season to eat and shop ‘til you drop. Commercials get us excited for the holiday season, but also entice us to the stores. Here are some of the most memorable Thanksgiving commercials to get you in the spirit for the upcoming holiday:   1. A Billy Crystal...
Love Where You Intern

Love Where You Intern

It’s that time of year again: the temperature is dropping, the heater is turning on, and the students are bundling up. While some may coin this time of year as the holiday season (or cuffing season), we at Ad Society often take this time of year to start up on our...
#SpookySzn Campaigns

#SpookySzn Campaigns

As children, Halloween is the one day out of the year where it is socially acceptable to knock on strangers’ doors and demand food. As college students, Halloween starts on October 1st when everyone changes their Twitter name to include “spooky”.   While we have been...