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Interns are a Bargain: Pay Them Fairly

July 5th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet Gone are the days when internships for recent graduates were viewed mostly as extended educational opportunities in the real world. Today, agency interns are expected to bring already honed skills that make them immediately billable. So why haven’t intern salaries kept up with higher expectations and performance? Unfortunately, there has been snail-like movement in […]

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7 Tested And Proven Communication Pillars

March 16th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetBy Kevin Donnellon Last week, I attended a very entertaining and enlightening presentation as part of the DePaul Graduate Program in Public Relations and Advertising. The program is run by my friend and renowned public relations pundit Ron Culp. PR Week rates his DePaul program as one of the top five over the last four […]

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Top 20 Blog Posts of 2016

December 26th, 2016 · No Comments

TweetCulpwrit begins its 10th year in 2017 as one of the leading PR blogs in most official rankings, but the measure I care most about comes from the notes and social media engagement of readers. If you haven’t done so already, please be sure to subscribe to the Culpwrit RSS feed and follow us on […]

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How Not to be the Next CEO to Step in It

November 29th, 2016 · No Comments

TweetThe following op-ed was written for Crain’s Chicago Business. By Ron Culp Public relations leaders usually encourage their C-suite executives to actively engage in policy issues affecting their businesses, but recent missteps by two CEOs might actually scare many others from speaking out. That would be against their best interests. Voicing a candid point of […]

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Bottom Line to a Successful Career: 10 Tips

April 17th, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet For years, writing has been the consensus #1 skill demanded of top prospective public relations talent. Nothing else came close. But as the role of communicators has pivoted from being tacticians to becoming true business partners, so has the demand shifted to individuals who are not only good writers, but also who are comfortable […]

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