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Marketing Legend Tom Burrell Will Receive First Betsy Plank Lifetime Mentoring Award

September 15th, 2018 · No Comments

Tom Burrell, founder of Burrell Communications, is the first recipient of the Betsy Plank Lifetime Mentoring Award. One of the missions of the Plank Center is to recognize and promote the critical role mentors play helping to develop leaders and advance the profession. A legend in marketing communications, Tom Burrell will receive his award at […]

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · Careers · Mentorship

One Year Later: What I Have Learned in PR

August 8th, 2018 · 1 Comment

By Lexi Holden July 27th was my one year work anniversary at Allison+Partners and I am so proud to say I work at this agency. In just one year, I have been involved with numerous new business pitches, traveled to different cities, met my colleagues across the nation, and have continued to better myself in […]

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Tags: Careers · Day in the Life · Guest Post

Job Hop for Right Reasons, but Not Too Often

July 9th, 2018 · No Comments

Despite my advice not to do so, a young friend quit his job last week and will begin a new one soon. That’s no big deal unless it’s your third job in the past 12 months. Claiming low pay and a cultural-fit mistake, he jumped at the latest opportunity. I reluctantly agreed with his decision […]

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Tags: Careers · Job Search

What’s in a Word? Plenty When You’re Scott Farrell

June 1st, 2018 · No Comments

How would your friends, family and colleagues describe you in just one word? When I was asked to introduce Scott Farrell at the PRSA Chicago’s annual awards program this week, I decided to enlist others to confirm what I wanted to say about the organization’s 2018 Outstanding Professional of the Year. And I asked them […]

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Day in the Life: Q&A with Joe Cohen

May 29th, 2018 · No Comments

By James Shackelford JOE: I serve as CCO of AXIS Capital, a global leader in specialty insurance and reinsurance. My responsibilities include oversight of all external and internal communications across AXIS’ 30+ offices throughout 16 countries and four continents. Before joining AXIS, I led comms for KIND Healthy Snacks and, prior to that, served as […]

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Tags: Advice from a Pro · Careers · Day in the Life · Guest Post