By Maryam Siddiqi When I was younger, I assumed everyone was biologically programmed to wake up one day and suddenly realize what their true talent and purpose in life were. Everything would click and you would realize, “oh, I love medicine! I’m great at medicine! Guess I’ll be a doctor!” As I went through high … Continue reading Love at Tenth Google Search: A More Practical Take on Finding a Major
By Maria Clara Ribeiro “I’m not doing enough!” “He said he’s already done seven internships and I’m struggling to find my second.” “She’s interning in New York City this summer and I’m stuck in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.” “I’m never going to get hired.” “She said she finally developed her ‘personal brand’, what does that even mean?!” … Continue reading How to manage your own Internship Journey
By Courtney Givnish As I am going into my third hour studying at the TECH Center, I cannot help but become distracted by the thought of warm weather and the idea of no school. I begin to fantasize myself sitting on a beach with no worry in the world, soaking in the sun and having … Continue reading Breathe, your spring semester is almost over.
By Alaina DeLeone Any public relations major understands the emphasis on internships. However, with this emphasis comes unnecessary stress. The constant push to find an internship can often deter some individuals from actually applying. In an era where we are constantly wondering what our peers are pursuing in their career, it is easy to get … Continue reading Good things come to those who wait
By Allison Eckel Internships. Whether you have one currently, completed one in the past, or are frantically looking for one for the upcoming semester, they can be daunting at first. However, the experience gained is invaluable and the skills learned are crucial to being successful in your desired field. Below are four tips to follow … Continue reading How to make the most out of your Internship
Keeping up with LinkedIn can be difficult for busy college students, especially in a world in which we are flooded with social media platforms. It can be overwhelming to keep track of them all. One platform that has easily fallen through the cracks for me is LinkedIn. However, it is important to stay active on … Continue reading How to Step Up Your Game on LinkedIn
The renowned editor of Teen Vogue, Phillip Picardi, is ready to pass the reins off to a new editor. Picardi led the makeover of Teen Vogue into a principal performer for Condé Nast. The successor of Picardi’s legacy is Lindsay Peoples Wagner, the current fashion editor at New York Magazine and the Cut. Wagner will … Continue reading What are the PR Implications for Teen Vogue’s New Editor?
“Sorry about that…” “Sorry for getting back to you so late…” “I’m sorry, my bad!” “So sorry…” “Sorry, but I think…” “Sorry to bother you…” For many people, women especially, these phrases come out almost involuntarily. We apologize for everything, from responding to a message late to simply speaking up at a meeting. This is … Continue reading “Stop Apologizing So Much” – The Sorry Reflex
Podcast popularity has spiked exponentially in the past two years – everyone and anyone is listening. There is a podcast out there for every listener, from murder mysteries and conspiracy theories to fashion inspiration and beauty tips. Outside the day to day entertainment, podcasts are also a great place for young professionals to turn to … Continue reading 4 Podcasts to Add to Your Library as You Look to Start Your Career in PR
Taking steps out of your comfort zone are crucial during your college years. Whether those steps are taking on a job where you’re nervous, or completely submerging yourself into a different culture, it can be difficult for anybody. However, in my humble opinion, if you’re going to be outside of your comfort zone, why not … Continue reading Never Feel Like You Have to Settle