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DePaul Grad Students Win Top Honors With Starbucks Case Study

April 9th, 2016 · No Comments

TweetCongratulations to DePaul University PR grad students who won the prestigious Jack Koten Page Principles Case Study Grand Prize Award during last Thursday’s Arthur W. Page Society Spring Seminar in New York. Students Lizmarie Orengo, Chelsea Michael and Megan Cauley and faculty advisor Matt Ragas wowed PR leaders with their recap of the winning analysis […]

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Myreete Wolford: Making a Name for Herself and Having Fun in Public Relations

March 24th, 2016 · No Comments

TweetDavid Gallagher’s #PRCareerLauncher series today features one of my favorite young professionals, Myreete Woolford. Thanks, David, for allowing me to share these Q&As with Culpwrit readers. This post is filled with great job search and career insights. “…I knew that if I wanted to succeed here, I’d have to make a name for myself and breakthrough […]

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Tags: Future Leaders · Guest Post · Q&As

PRSSA Conferences Provide Hands On Experience in Event Planning, Execution and Networking

February 18th, 2016 · No Comments

TweetCollege students aspiring for careers in public relations gain valuable experience through organizing and executing events such as the recent PRSSA Regional Conference in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. I had the opportunity to speak at the conference and observe the talented future professionals in action. University of Alabama senior Cole Lanier describes the program that was flawlessly executed by […]

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Find Mentors at Home, School and Work

January 30th, 2016 · No Comments

TweetMy first corporate intern, Necole Merritt, LAGRANT Foundation founder Kim Hunter, Entergy’s Patty Riddlebarger and I discussed mentorship and career advice at Dillard University’s Mentoring Forum this week. LAGRANT scholarship recipient Danielle Miller, a Dillard senior, organized the program attended by nearly 100 students, and she wrote the following guest post. By Danielle Miller NEW […]

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Tags: Future Leaders · Guest Post · Mentorship

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