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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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A Primer on How to Be #DataSmart

December 7th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet By Yoo Mee Pontonnier As a marketing manager responsible for team visibility and strategy within Ketchum Global Research and Analytics (KGRA), I am surrounded by exceptional researchers on a daily basis. But, when I first joined the group as a fully self-aware (and slightly intimidated) right-brainer, I often thought to myself: “I understand how […]

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3 Insights from Grad School Improved My Career

November 27th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet By John Shoemaker Space. As I began grad school, I discovered that space is the key ingredient I need to live my best, achievable career. No, I don’t mean alone in some abandoned cave but rather, being intentionally and fully engaged to think clearly, listen authentically, and focus wholly—no matter where I am. Making […]

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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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Great Mentors Share Insights at ‘Best Night in PR”

November 2nd, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Maret Montanari Inspired and energized hardly describe the range of emotions I experienced at The Plank Center’s annual Milestones in Mentoring Gala. Undoubtedly, this event rightfully earns its title as “The Best Night in PR.” The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations hosted its 8th annual gala on Oct. 26 in Chicago. The […]

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