From Startup to Star: Denver’s Valyant AI is Hungry for Innovation

With the growing labor shortages in the restaurant industry, Valyant AI has risen to the challenge in support of easing the ordering process at quick-service restaurants (QSR). Founded in 2017, this Denver-based startup has worked tirelessly to develop a conversational AI platform for the QSR industry. Also known as “Holly,” Valyant AI’s system integrates with…

What is AP Style Writing and Why is it Important in Communications?

From businesses to public safety organizations to government agencies, effective communications are critical to the success of any enterprise. Whether informing audiences, shaping public opinion, disseminating policies and programs, mobilizing the masses, entertaining people, or generating recognition around a company or product, communications professionals should leverage every tool in their tool belt to tell their…

What’s the Point of Professional Development? Knowledge Gained During My Transition From an Intern to a Full-Time Account Coordinator

At what age do you begin your professional development? Trick question! That’s like asking a flower, “When will you bloom?” The flower grows when it is ready — and the same goes for budding, public relations (PR) professionals. My introduction to professionalism was when I decided to pursue a strategic communication degree during my freshman…

How You Can Improve Your Content Strategy

“Content is king.”  Bill Gates famously wrote about content’s importance back in 1996, just as the dot-com bubble was growing. Since his essay, the dot-com bubble grew and popped, pound signs became hashtags and the previously never-existing word “google” became a frequently used verb. Gates’ insight on the importance of content could not be more…