23 07, 2020

Learning Never Stops: Ways to Stay Up-to-date with PR in the Summer

By |2020-07-23T20:25:10+00:00July 23rd, 2020|Categories: Leadership, Tips|0 Comments

It’s summer! Time to forget about school and relax, right? Actually, this couldn’t be more wrong for college students. Although the standard school year might be paused, it’s so important to keep all the concepts and theories you’ve learned fresh in your mind. It may seem like a daunting task without the help of assignments [...]

26 03, 2020

How to: Nail Your Interview

By |2020-03-26T17:51:53+00:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

By: Ally Chamberlin (@allychmb) Whether you’re attempting to land that internship or that big job, interviews can be intimidating. How do I stand out from the crowd? How do I ensure I meet their expectations? The worries are never-ending! With these tips, preparing for an interview should come naturally and your confidence will shine through.  [...]

19 03, 2020

What to do when you’ve bitten off more than you can chew: Tips for ambitious students navigating daunting to-dos

By |2020-03-19T16:26:00+00:00March 19th, 2020|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

By: Emily Gagnon (@_emgagnon) Alright, this blog is for all you overachievers out there who are going beyond what is expected of you and eagerly attacking new opportunities. At this point in the semester, many of those exciting opportunities may have turned into overwhelming tasks, especially amidst the impact of COVID-19. This pandemic has tested everyone’s [...]

13 02, 2020

A Sneak Peek into Public Relations

By |2020-02-13T19:12:50+00:00February 13th, 2020|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

By: Kylee Reinert @kyleereinert Have you ever sat back and thought, “What exactly is PR?” Or better yet, been asked this question on the spot? Coming up with an answer is a bit harder than you would think. The common perception is that PR is all about sitting back, relaxing with clients, and talking to the [...]

23 01, 2020

How to: Find the Perfect Internship

By |2020-01-23T16:40:50+00:00January 23rd, 2020|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

By: Avery Jones (@AveryKJones) Finding an internship can be an overwhelming and tedious process, let alone finding one that actually pertains to your specific interests.  Despite the time-consuming process, the results are worth the effort. In light of my own personal experiences, I have compiled a list of super helpful tips to consider while on your [...]

9 01, 2020

How to Receive a Graduation Cord From PRSSA

By |2020-01-09T16:51:41+00:00January 9th, 2020|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

By: Teagan Epley (@teagenepleyy) A new semester has begun and many of us have the same goal: Graduate. Whether you are a senior or just have early-onset senioritis, college has tested our sanity and we are ready to reclaim it.  But not so fast - I see you, overachievers. All that time spent attending PRSSA meetings [...]

2 01, 2020

2020 Vision: Three PR Trends for the New Year

By |2020-01-02T23:29:12+00:00January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

By: Melissa Albano (@melissaalbano29) As the world of PR is constantly changing, it often leaves the pros wondering what’s next. Ringing in the new year will be no different. Although we may not be able to predict it all, there are some trends that all PR pros should keep an eye on in 2020.      [...]

12 09, 2019

A Day in the Life of a PR Intern

By |2019-09-11T23:28:29+00:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

By: Carly Lang (@Carly_Lang18) The end of summer means peak internship season is coming to a close! Many of us are now saying goodbye to our summer offices and gearing up for another school year. One of the most exciting parts of the PR industry is the variety the field offers. No one day or [...]

26 04, 2019

Freelance in Public Relations

By |2019-04-26T13:55:04+00:00April 26th, 2019|Categories: Networking/Relationships, Tips|0 Comments

By: Rachel Osborn (@rachel__osborn ‏)    Freelance work in the PR field has grown significantly over the years. Often, smaller organizations don’t have a need for a full-time practitioner, which makes hiring a freelancer more appealing and affordable. Freelance provides an opportunity for practitioners to specialize and grow their unique skill set at their own pace. Starting [...]

10 04, 2019

The Art of Networking

By |2019-04-10T12:55:58+00:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Networking/Relationships, Tips|0 Comments

By: Lilia Hauenstein (@ukulilia11)    Networking. This word may sound exciting or intimidating depending on how you perceive it. Believe it or not, it’s a powerful tool when it comes to job hunting. You may find yourself trying to scout for an internship or a job opportunity, but you realized that or career fairs just aren’t [...]