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Learn & Reflect: 3 Lessons from Writing Boot Camp

November 16th, 2018 · 2 Comments

TweetBy Madeline Petschow  I’ve been on many adventures in my time at DePaul University. As I plan to graduate at the end of this quarter, I look over my time at DePaul and recall many fabulous experiences as an undergraduate PRAD student. It’s as if students think that experiences should wait until after they finish college. […]

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A Guide To Creating Your First Portfolio Website

November 8th, 2018 · No Comments

Tweet Credit: Wikimedia By Patrick Foster Building a portfolio website is one of the best things you can do to boost your communications career. An online portfolio lets you showcase your talents professionally, while demonstrating your drive and organizational skills. A good portfolio improves your chances of finding the job you really want. Recommended reading: […]

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The Gift of John H. Bryan, Jr.

November 4th, 2018 · No Comments

Tweet By Anne M. McCarthy On Saturday, members of the Chicago business and civic communities celebrated the life of a legendary CEO, philanthropist and gentleman – John H. Bryan, Jr. When I learned of his passing, my mind instantly flashed back to the countless lessons this gentle giant taught me about business, global citizenship and civility. […]

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PR Experts Inspire Future Leaders: The #PlankMentor Experience

October 29th, 2018 · No Comments

Tweet By Victoria Fombelle Last Thursday, in the heart of downtown Chicago at DePaul’s College of Communication, public relations students from nine universities and professionals came together to learn and network at The Plank Center’s Milestones in Mentoring Student Session. This event was an extension of Plank Center’s Milestones in Mentoring Gala, which has been […]

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Adapting to Change: 3 Takeaways from PRDecoded

October 24th, 2018 · No Comments

TweetBy Richie Roesner Hundreds of public relations professionals converged on the renowned Chicago startup hub, 1871, to for last week’s 2018 PRWeek conference, PRDecoded. With the promise of “a master class on the best tools, tactics and guidelines to ensure communicators thrive in an ever-evolving digital world,” two of my colleagues from Hill+Knowlton Strategies and […]

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