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LinkedIn Tips to Help Launch Your Career

January 15th, 2019 · No Comments

Anyone taking my classes over the past eight years knows I often get on a soapbox about the importance of their LinkedIn profiles. A great profile gets noticed and helps launch your career. I also set a goal of 500+ connections before graduation, but only one in three usually reach that benchmark number. Last week, I shared […]

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Public Relations Research: My Unique Career Path

January 8th, 2019 · No Comments

By Mason Tronsor Most college graduates move home after graduating with a communications degree. Why? To save money, right? Like me, most students don’t get the big break internship that sets them up for a job right after graduation. I was among this “elite” group of hard-working scholars who moved home to adapt to the […]

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Seeing New York as a Future Pro, Not Tourist

December 19th, 2018 · No Comments

At the end of the fall term, DePaul University students majoring in public relations, advertising and journalism descended on New York for visits to agencies, corporations and news organizations. PRAD graduate student Alexandria Jones recaps her impressions of the Big Apple.‎ By Alexandria Jones New York City had a tough pitch to sell me. Its […]

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

Class Project Turns Into Real-Life Experience

December 17th, 2018 · 1 Comment

By Elizabeth Parrilli Just when we thought it couldn’t get any better than being named the winning team from our Fox Sports University class in the spring…a few months later we were chosen to fly out to New York City and be on set of the TV show we made a marketing campaign for, First […]

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3 Reasons You Should Shadow a PR Pro

December 13th, 2018 · No Comments

By Rayce Patterson At one point, I thought I wanted to be a surgeon (they make great money!), so I decided to shadow a family friend. After watching doctors in masks cut pieces of bone and goo out of patients’ knees while listening to pop music…I decided I no longer wanted to be a surgeon. […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Future Leaders · Guest Post