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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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Tags: Careers · Future Leaders

When a Risk-Averse Agency Leader Takes A Leap of Faith

February 7th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet   By Catherine Merritt As someone who has worked since she was in eighth grade (yes, I was the shampoo girl at Mary Sue’s Hair Design), going out on my own never felt possible, not even an option. I always gravitated towards stability, safe-roles and opportunities that would be around for years to come. […]

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · Careers

10 Mistakes New Pros Make and How to Avoid Them

January 17th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet Mistakes are inevitable as you begin your career. Simply being aware of the most common mistakes can keep career damage to a minimum. Avoiding them entirely will propel your career. Based on my personal experience and observation, here are the 10 most common early-stage career mistakes: Over confidence. Sometimes there is a fine line […]

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Tags: Careers · Future Leaders · Intern

Claire Koeneman: ‘Built to do Business Deals’

December 14th, 2016 · No Comments

TweetBy Brooke Lichtman Claire Koeneman brings almost 20 years of experience with her to H&K, advising public and private companies to achieve their strategic, financial and business goals. As a leader at H&K she has helped shape the strong corporate culture of her office into what it is today. During our interview Claire shared some […]

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · Careers · Guest Post

Mike Santoro: Public Relations Firms Must Evolve and Adopt New Technologies

December 7th, 2016 · No Comments

TweetBy Kola Ogunshote As the President of Walker Sands Communications, a fast growing B2B public relations and digital marketing firm, Mike Santoro stays in tune with the latest trends in marketing, communication and technology. In this interview, he talks about his career path, agency management, his charitable foundation and the potential impact of virtual reality, […]

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · Careers · Guest Post