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Entries Tagged as 'Day in the Life'

7 Questions to Ask Before Quitting Your Job

February 25th, 2014 · No Comments

Tweet Anyone would love to stay in a job they love doing. But there are times that reality strikes and you find yourself dreading to go to work or secretly complaining that you hate your job. When this situation comes, it’s so easy to say, “Just leave!” But then, know that leaving your current workplace […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Guest Post

Chicago PR Students Discover ‘The New York Way’

December 15th, 2013 · No Comments

TweetBesides confirming that Chicago pizza is better than its counterpart in New York, 45 DePaul University students returned from four days of agency, media and association visits in the Big Apple with a better understanding of The New York Way. Perhaps the biggest revelation from the special intersession course was the self confidence gained from […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Future Leaders · Mentorship

Q&As With Special Events Guru Neal Heitz

November 18th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Tweet  Culpwrit: Describe the difference between event marketing and special events? Neal: There’s a fine line between event marketing and special events and its largely based on the objective. What is the event trying accomplish? To me, an event is an event, is an event. I frequently discuss with my students that there isn’t much […]

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

College Senior Career Preparation Checklist

September 13th, 2013 · 1 Comment

TweetWorking at Ogilvy Chicago over the summer as an account management intern was an incredible experience. Being at an agency with almost 600 employees was certainly an eye-opening experience. I really enjoyed working in account management because I was able to see projects from creative brief to keyline approval. Somewhere in between the hundreds (which […]

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

Interning In Another City: The Big Apple Experience

August 14th, 2013 · 8 Comments

TweetPacking the bags and moving to New York was a big decision, both professionally and personally. Coming from Chicago where there are so many great opportunities in public relations, deciding whether or not to go to New York for the summer was difficult. Ultimately, the corporate opportunity available in the Big Apple proved to be the […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Future Leaders · Intern