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CAGE-FREE: Why It’s Good for Communicators to Spread Wings and Fly

March 20th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy David Beigie For me, the last twelve months have been about change. Late last year, I wrapped up my time as the Chief Communications Officer at a major insurance company – a company where I thought I would finish my career. But circumstances change and so do leaders and teams – and so it […]

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See a Job You Want? Don’t Wait, Apply Immediately

March 13th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet A month ago, I mentioned an interesting job opportunity to an unemployed friend. Imagine my surprise last Thursday when she told me that she finally submitted her application. When I asked why it took her so long to apply for the job that was posted nearly four weeks earlier, my procrastinating friend explained that […]

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Dress for Success: Cracking Office Dress Codes

January 24th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet I’ll never forget the summer afternoon when Sears CEO Arthur Martinez agreed to a “trial” casual days program for corporate headquarters. The always impeccably attired CEO’s two requests: trial period would run until Labor Day and we would make sure employees understood the difference between business casual and beach casual. Our ensuing Do’s and Don’ts Fashion […]

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Are You Ready if Opportunity Comes Knocking?

January 2nd, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet There’s no better time to prepare for a job search than now. Experts suggest that more job opportunities will be available in 2017 than at any point in the past decade. Are you ready if opportunity comes knocking? While the profession and academic programs continue to produce more PR talent than can be fully absorbed, gone […]

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Advice From a Planner: Don’t Plan It

December 21st, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet By Chris Devadatta Many interview questions crack me up, but my favorite has to be, “Where do you see yourself in “X” number of years?” It’s remarkable a.) how different everyone’s answers are and b.) what we believe can get us to this goal. A proud planner myself (I don’t go on vacation without […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Guest Post · Job Search