Introverts Welcome in Public Relations

Introverts Welcome in Public Relations

Q.  I’m thinking about applying to some PR/communications programs in Canada. I like many aspects of the field, like all the writing one has to do. But I am an introvert. I can do public speaking fine but I’m definitely not an extroverted “people...

Don’t Stretch Job Search Beyond Appropriate Level

Q.  As a December 2011 graduate, I’ve begun applying for jobs.  My college adviser sent me a job posting for a full-time position as an senior account executive supervisor at a big agency.  While I have had two agency internships and know a lot about what goes...
Switching College Career Goals at the Last Minute

Switching College Career Goals at the Last Minute

Q.  I’m a senior business major and I think I made a career goal mistake.  After sharing an apartment with two PR majors this summer, I know this is what I’d like to do.  But is it too late or should I go on to graduate school and focus on PR there? -TD...

Plan Now, Apply Later for 2012 Jobs

  During a visit to the University of Oklahoma last week, I met some 40 students who comprise the on-campus PR and advertising agency, Lindsey + Asp.  The undergraduate juniors and seniors are doing impressive work for a dozen paying clients ranging from the...