Three Non-traditional Takeaways from TU Invitational 2016

Temple PRSSA held their third annual TU Invitational on Saturday, Mar. 12. TU Invitational is a one- day, regional conference focused on public relations, marketing and the communication industry. It offers a variety of guest speakers to attendees, as well as a networking session with professionals from the region at the end. The theme this … Continue reading Three Non-traditional Takeaways from TU Invitational 2016

Perfecting Your LinkedIn Profile in 5 Simple Steps

LinkedIn has become an extremely underutilized tool for college aged students. A large majority of us, especially those who study a business related major, have been taught about the importance of having a LinkedIn profile throughout their education. However, many still do not fully understand how to use this important, useful tool. They copy and … Continue reading Perfecting Your LinkedIn Profile in 5 Simple Steps

How to Make the Most of Your Summer Internship

July is a reminder that the summer is half over, and those with internships have fully settled in. This month is the perfect time to reflect upon your experience, since there’s still time to make the most of your internship. Below are tips to help fellow interns stand out from the crowd and reach personal … Continue reading How to Make the Most of Your Summer Internship

Networking and sharpening PR skills over the summer without the stress

I don’t know about anybody else, but networking as a student and/or budding professional is kind of nerve-wreaking. There’s the speed networking, the awkward ice breakers, trying to meet people who are way out of your league professionally speaking of course. The other kind of “getting to know people out of your league” is for … Continue reading Networking and sharpening PR skills over the summer without the stress

Spring Cleaning-Time To Clean Up Your Professional Life

With the snow melting and the sun making campus warm, it’s about that time for spring cleaning!  You can participate in spring cleaning in all aspects of your life, including public relations!  Below are some tips to keep your professional tidy:   Clean up your resume: The more experiences you get and the more activities … Continue reading Spring Cleaning-Time To Clean Up Your Professional Life

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

As the Summer comes to an end, many of us are preparing to leave the internships we've held for the past months. This can be a tough time, as you've likely made friends and great connections that you won't want to leave behind. Once you develop a routine and relationships at an internship, not having … Continue reading Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Six Tips For Speaking Up

Many times, interns or those of us just starting out in real world jobs have a hard time vocalizing our opinions. Since I first began taking on PR internships, I've heard plenty of interns complain or express themselves behind the scenes, but rarely do they speak up when it really counts. While confronting your superiors can be a … Continue reading Six Tips For Speaking Up