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Millennial Advice to Peers: Please Do Not Disturb

December 1st, 2014 · 1 Comment

Tweet It seems like we spend more time looking down rather than up these days. We flow through the motions of everyday life plugged into a tiny, mobile gadget — checking the scores of sporting events, chatting with friends or sending out emails. The enticing, rectangular object is becoming an addiction that we, as millennials, […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Guest Post

5 Highlights of the Milestones in Mentoring Gala from a Student’s Perspective

November 5th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Tweet This is the first of three posts by students who attended last week’s “Milestones in Mentoring” events in Chicago. By Taylor Shelnutt Last Thursday, I had the privilege of attending The Plank Center’s 5th Annual Milestones in Mentoring Gala in Chicago. As a PR student at the University of Alabama, this felt similar to […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Future Leaders · Guest Post

Life After 5: Stretching the 37% of Your Week Actually Devoted to You

October 16th, 2014 · 3 Comments

TweetSince recently finishing graduate school and accepting a full-time position, I’ve learned to become more intentional in how I manage my life outside of work.    I never thought I’d say this but, let’s do some math.   There are 168 hours in a week. If you work 40-50 hours a week and get eight hours of […]

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

7 Ways New PR Pros Can Succeed (or Survive) in a Corporation

September 22nd, 2014 · 6 Comments

Plank Center Fellow Rajul Jain shares seven important tips for anyone wanting to survive and thive in a corporate career.

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

The Ultimate Balancing Act: Balancing Education and Working as a Young PR Pro

September 15th, 2014 · 2 Comments

A young pro discusses how she successfully manages work and education.

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Tags: Day in the Life · Future Leaders · Guest Post