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New PR Pros Cite First Year Experiences, Tips

December 21st, 2015 · No Comments

Tweet During the final PRSA chat of 2015, new PR pros weighed in with insights and advice based on their first year on the job. Former PRSSA chair Heather Harder, now in her first year as a professional, and I co-hosted #PRSAchat with some 50 participants. The discussion ranged from what they wish they had […]

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

Always Lead With Kindness. . .And 5 Other Lessons I Learned on Being Happy at Work

July 15th, 2015 · No Comments

Tweet By Kathleen Henson Reflecting on what has made me truly happy the past 14+ years owning and running HC, the same things seem to come to mind – being inspired, having flexibility/choices and surrounding myself with people who I truly care about. I was recently invited to appear on NBC’s Today Show to talk about […]

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

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