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Real World Challenges Replace Final Exams

June 6th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetIt was a rare sight around DePaul’s Loop campus Monday as teams of well-dressed students anxiously awaited their turns to pitch PR and marketing ideas to clients from Starbucks, Fox Sports, Major League Baseball, Animal Cancer Foundation, Gagen MacDonald, Golin and Olson Engage. I attended several of the presentations, but missed those that happened at the […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Future Leaders

5 Things I Learned at my First Job Out of College

May 25th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Tweet By Adam Swerdlow Today marks month five at my first job out of college. Interestingly, the statistics show only a quarter of college grads work within their field of study. I majored in Psychology with a Minor in Business and landed an internship at a communications agency, Wye Communications. I’ve learned a lot throughout […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Guest Post

Dress for Success: Cracking Office Dress Codes

January 24th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Tweet I’ll never forget the summer afternoon when Sears CEO Arthur Martinez agreed to a “trial” casual days program for corporate headquarters. The always impeccably attired CEO’s two requests: trial period would run until Labor Day and we would make sure employees understood the difference between business casual and beach casual. Our ensuing Do’s and Don’ts Fashion […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Job Search

Edelman’s Jay Porter: ‘You Don’t Have to Leave to Get Your Next Adventure’

January 4th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Melanie Mills Q. What is Edelman’s work culture? A: Edelman’s culture is entrepreneurial. Fast moving. It’s a culture defined by one of Dan Edelman’s sayings: “Everyone is an account executive.” Teams work closely together and partner to give the right solution to the client. All efforts are made collectively. The more senior you get, […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Guest Post

Advice From a Planner: Don’t Plan It

December 21st, 2016 · 2 Comments

Tweet By Chris Devadatta Many interview questions crack me up, but my favorite has to be, “Where do you see yourself in “X” number of years?” It’s remarkable a.) how different everyone’s answers are and b.) what we believe can get us to this goal. A proud planner myself (I don’t go on vacation without […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Guest Post · Job Search