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How to Control Your Voice Like Morgan Freeman

January 31st, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet By John Millen Our human voice is a truly amazing instrument. We produce a range of incredibly nuanced sounds that are capable of conveying meaning, emotion, and subtle cues to others. Here’s a passage of dialogue from Morgan Freeman, as “Red” in The Shawshank Redemption. Try reading this without hearing his comforting, mellow-toned voice: […]

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Tags: Future Leaders · Guest Post

10 Mistakes New Pros Make and How to Avoid Them

January 17th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet Mistakes are inevitable as you begin your career. Simply being aware of the most common mistakes can keep career damage to a minimum. Avoiding them entirely will propel your career. Based on my personal experience and observation, here are the 10 most common early-stage career mistakes: Over confidence. Sometimes there is a fine line […]

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Tags: Careers · Future Leaders · Intern

Confessions of a PR Student

November 18th, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet By Megan Perkins I have a confession to make: I’m a student studying public relations, and I hate networking. This unpopular opinion has caused me a lot of discomfort throughout my studies. I’ve lost track of the amount of social events I’ve attended with the sole purpose to network. Just last week I attended […]

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Tags: Future Leaders · Guest Post

LinkedIn Profile Grows In Importance With Both College and High School Students

November 7th, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet “What’s your favorite social media platform?” was a Tweet I received last week from a DePaul grad student. She was referring to the PR Week survey of its Global Power Book of PR leaders. That survey ranked Twitter and Facebook as the key social media platforms for business, followed by LinkedIn. Most prefer Twitter […]

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Tags: Future Leaders · Job Search

Illinois State’s Casali Wins Culpwrit Scholarship

November 2nd, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet PRSSA judges selected Andrea Casali as this year’s recipient of my mentorship scholarship, and I was able to meet this future leader of our profession during last week’s national conference in Indianapolis. A senior public relations major at Illinois State University, Andrea wisely joined PRSSA during her freshman year where she played an active […]

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Tags: Future Leaders