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A Young PR Pro’s Guide to Getting an Internship

January 13th, 2018 · No Comments

Tweet By Andrew Willett Most PR students beginning the winter term this month have one thing on their minds–internships. To help guide PR students as they navigate the competitive race for coveted internship spots, DePaul’s PRSSA chapter earlier this week received tips from these four recent graduates whose initial internships launched their careers. MaLeah Peterson, […]

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Future PR Leaders Step Up to the Challenge at Plank Center Case Study Competition

November 17th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Asa McCormick In early October, I received a phone call from Johnny Sparks, chairman of the Department of Journalism at Ball State University.  After a brief conversation, Dr. Sparks informed me I was selected to attend a conference with The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations. Despite my limited knowledge about the program […]

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Peer Mentoring in College, What’s In It For Me?

October 16th, 2017 · 2 Comments

TweetBy Colin Wylie Professionals frequently hear the call to action to become mentors to the rising generation. Numerous studies have indicated the correlation between mentorship and engagement in the workplace. Recently, a study of millennials by Deloitte indicated, “Mentoring is having a positive impact and six in ten (61 percent) Millennials are currently benefiting from […]

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Paying It Forward Begins in College, Just Ask Katie

October 12th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetI spent the first part of this week in Boston where I saw future leaders of the public relations profession in action. And the future looks bright. Some 1,000 members of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) participated in a wide range of meetings and workshops that exposed them to new ideas and […]

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Bored in Math Class? Start a Business

September 14th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet By Jake Skoloda I recently had the opportunity to speak at a national conference, the Marketing to Gen Z Conference in New York. It was a pretty cool experience because I am only 17 years old. My mom and I were invited to speak on the topic of Zpreneurs – Gen Z kids who […]

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