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A Real World Textbook: Edelman and the Rise of Public Relations (aka ‘The Book of Dan’)

January 9th, 2013 · No Comments

Tweet I just finished reading an inspiring new book that gave me an even deeper appreciation for long-time friend and mentor Dan Edelman. Former Edelman staffer Franz Wisner traces Edelman’s development beginning with Dan’s very first client 60 years ago to today’s ranking as the largest public relations firm in the world. During a 60th anniversary celebration in Chicago last […]

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Tags: Careers · Mentorship

5 Questions Every Mentor Should Ask

December 10th, 2012 · No Comments

Tweet Much has been written, including in this blog, about the importance for first-time job seekers and young professionals to build solid mentor relationships. In most cases, mentees ask most of the questions as they seek answers to the mysteries of job searches and career success.  So, I was pleased to find some excellent tips for prospective mentors in […]

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · Future Leaders · Mentorship

Allison Arp Wins ‘Culpwrit’ Mentorship Award

October 17th, 2012 · No Comments

Tweet  Considered by her peers and professors to be “a shining star”  in the communications department at the University of Northern Iowa (UNI), Allie Arp this week received the Ron Culp Scholarship for Mentoring at the national conference of PRSSA in San Francisco. Allie recently completed her term as President of UNI’s PRSSA, and she led the chapter through […]

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Tags: Future Leaders · Mentorship

Professional Groups Need to Engage Future Talent

October 12th, 2012 · No Comments

Tweet Kudos to the Publicity Club of Chicago (PCC) and other organizations that find ways to include PR students at their meetings. Students from DePaul University were invited to attend this week’s PCC luncheon featuring a panel that discussed the topic: “Help! How PR Can Save a Brand’s Reputation During A Crisis.” DePaul instructor Jill Stewart, former […]

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Mentor Offers Early Stage Career Advice

October 10th, 2012 · 3 Comments

TweetRon asked me to give some advice to young people entering the PR profession. I’ve actually thought a lot about this recently, having been asked for something similar from my alma mater, Ohio University. I love to mentor young people and help them…in college, getting out of college and early in their careers. Why? Because […]

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · Guest Post · Mentorship