Learn New Skills to Boost Your Resume

The summer is a time to distress from a hectic school year, take a break from classes and be able to work or intern without having to balance classes, meetings and homework. It is also a great time to learn some new skills and build your resume. Whether you are a public relations, mass communication, … Continue reading Learn New Skills to Boost Your Resume

The Art of Storytelling: Why It Isn’t Just for Authors

“You need to be able to write.” “As a PR pro, you’ll still need math!” “Networking is essential in public relations.” These are phrases we continually hear as communications students. But one sentence I have heard much less frequently is, “you need to be able to tell a story.” When you strip away all the … Continue reading The Art of Storytelling: Why It Isn’t Just for Authors

What Being a Waitress Taught Me About PR

We all had those jobs in high school that funded our impromptu frozen yogurt runs with friends or paid for our car inspections and insurance. However, along with helping us develop important soft skills that we will be using in the professional world for the rest of our lives, these jobs can often teach you … Continue reading What Being a Waitress Taught Me About PR

Got Professionalism?

We all write emails, sometimes multiple times a day, but how much effort is put into the emails we write? Even the simplest emails should be given the utmost time and attention. It is important to always appear professional and take the time to construct every email you write. If you follow these simple tips, you will … Continue reading Got Professionalism?