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Building Confidence: Key to Intern Success

August 28th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Stephany Rodas Under fluorescent lighting surrounded by blue-tinted walls, I nervously sat in a studio room preparing for my first Facebook Live interview at Teen Vogue. It was my first media interview representing a client and truth be told, I was not ready for it. Sure, I had been well-versed in the client product […]

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Hi, @TheRealWorld. It’s Me, @SarahGDougherty

August 24th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Tweet By Sarah Dougherty It felt like it was time for a new challenge. I had checked all the boxes, written the thank-you notes and done what I thought was the best I could do to have a fulfilling college experience. The summer internships, the PRSSA activities and conferences, and professional development opportunities had led […]

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · Day in the Life · Future Leaders · Guest Post

Learning the Ropes of Media Relations: 5 Key Takeaways from My Summer Internship

August 21st, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Bethany Stokoski When an agency’s mantra is “good enough sucks,” you know you’ll be hitting the ground running on day one of your internship. As a public relations/social media Brandtern at Gatesman this summer, I was able to roll up my sleeves and conduct real client work. The Brandtern program is rooted in mentorship, […]

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Internships are Entirely What You Make of Them

August 18th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet By Ashlyn Montgomery We are young, eager, and have the world at our feet. However we will fail without goals and internal motivation. Internships may not always come easy. Sometimes they may fall into your lap because you know someone who knows someone. That is what happened to me the first two summers after […]

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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