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Thank Your Way into a Job

November 20th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet Gone are the days when your mother would say you can’t open your presents until you sent hand-written thank you notes to everyone, including your Aunt Joan who gave you that scratchy wool sweater you’ll never wear. You would think that the digital age would make it easier for people to follow up with […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Join a Small-to-Mid Sized Firm

October 23rd, 2017 · 1 Comment

TweetBy Madeline Hauser In a world where holding companies seem to be the norm, independent agencies still hold a large share of the PR and advertising market. Our PR/ad class had the chance to hear about the path to creating an independent company from Kimberly Eberl, CEO and Founder of Motion PR; Nick Kalm, Founder […]

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Secrets to a Successful Client/Agency Relationship

October 8th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Jessica West A few nights ago, our class was fortunate enough to hear from Jeff Winton, Chief Communications Officer of Astellas, and Wendy Lund, CEO of GCI Health. Over the hour, Jeff and Wendy discussed their client/agency partnership and went on to share tips for an effective client/agency relationship. Given Jeff and Wendy’s two-decade-long working relationship, […]

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Fostering The Next Generation: PR Pro Bob Kornecki Gives Time, Talent & Scholarships

September 1st, 2017 · 4 Comments

Tweet“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” ― Winston S. Churchill By Jill O’Mahony Stewart Bob Kornecki loves a good quote. The Chicago PR pro used many for his inspiring book, “How to Thrive in the Public Relations Business: 35 Practical Tips from a 35-Year Veteran.” […]

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10 Qualities of Strong Job Seekers

August 29th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Mike Fulton I have had the good fortune of meeting and counseling thousands of job seekers during my life. Former interns and co-workers, my alumni network, congressional aides, reporters and editors seeking to transition their careers, college professors on behalf of their top students, graduates of my own online course, colleagues in professional associations, […]

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · Careers · Guest Post · Job Search