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Career Capsule: Zapwater CEO David Zapata, A Multi-Faceted Personality

February 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Rubai Soni Introducing, David Zapata: a dad; the Founder and President of Zapwater; a travel buff; an achiever; a team leader and an innovator. David founded Zapwater in 2004 and it has been growing ever since. David says, “who are we; we are the premier creative alternative agency in the USA, which focusses on […]

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‘Hidden Figures’ of Public Relations Honored at Black History Exhibit and Panel Discussion

February 20th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet “It’s too bad we never learned about her [Inez Kaiser] in school.”  “Really though.  I guess I’ll have to do my own research especially if I want to learn about someone in my field that looks like me.”  By Kevin O. Agyakwa It was those comments above by two African-American young women from a college […]

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How to Stop the ‘Ums’ and ‘Uhs’

February 19th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet We’ve all been there. In ameeting someone asks you an unexpected question that you don’t immediately know how to answer. As your mind searches for something to say, your mouth begins to speak. If you were to listen to a recording of your response, it would likely include a few “ums” and “uhs” as […]

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A Love Letter to Millennials

February 14th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Dave Remund Millennials get a bad rap. So much so that I’m not going to invest a single sentence of this post recapping those concerns and complaints. Let me share, instead, a love letter to Millennials. (Yes, a love letter.) Over the past decade, I have taught, advised and mentored more than a thousand […]

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Thanks PCC!

February 13th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Jill Stewart 2017 marks the 40th anniversary of my arrival in Chicago. My four decades here track with my career path in public relations. During that time the Publicity Club of Chicago has been an integral part of my professional development. This is my thank you note to PCC. I.     Making acquaintances  Then as […]

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