culpwrit

guiding the career in public relations

culpwrit header image 1

Entries Tagged as 'Mentorship'

Tips for Creating Authentic Mentorship Experiences

October 21st, 2015 · No Comments

Tweet “Mentoring is really one of the strongest ways to spell success in public relations.” These wise words from the late Betsy Plank, namesake of The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations, rang true last night in the “Mentoring Matters” Twitter chat sponsored by the Center. Public relations professionals, educators and students chimed in […]

Read More »

[Read more →]

Tags: Advice from a Pro · Mentorship

Networking: How I Became a “Hunter”

October 9th, 2015 · No Comments

TweetSomeone recently asked me, “How can I become a stronger networker and turn relationships into business?” I thought about the question for a while before answering. What have I gained from the multitude of events and professional mixers I have attended through the years? It was not always easy for me to network, how did […]

Read More »

[Read more →]

Tags: Advice from a Pro · Guest Post · Mentorship

Dining for Women: A Network for Positive Change

March 2nd, 2015 · No Comments

Tweet After hearing about Dining for Women from one of the guest speakers in my class, I encouraged students to accept the invitation to participate. And, of course, I asked for a recap of the experience via this guest post by MaLeah Peterson. The Dining for Women concept is simple: A member of the chapter hosts […]

Read More »

[Read more →]

Tags: Guest Post · Mentorship

7 Must-Know Career Tips From Great Mentors

November 12th, 2014 · No Comments

Tweet This is the final post in a 3-part series by students who participated in the Plank Center’s “Milestones in Mentoring” program. Here, two of my graduate students share their takeaways from the 2014 #PlankMentor award honorees panel discussion at DePaul University.  Keep your grades up, land internships, network, stand out, and go the extra […]

Read More »

[Read more →]

Tags: Advice from a Pro · Guest Post · Mentorship

Mentee Insights on Role of a Life-Changing Mentor

November 10th, 2014 · No Comments

A mentee reflects on four important insights gained from her mentor.

Read More »

[Read more →]

Tags: Future Leaders · Guest Post · Mentorship