The Public Relations of Getting Hired

Posted: August 4, 9:43 a.m. by Mackensie Henderson. As recent college graduates continue with the job-searching process, there are a few key factors that give qualified candidates the seal of approval to prospective employers. The 2014 Economic Policy…

To Work or Not to Work

Posted: April 21, 2014, 1:50 p.m. by Maggie Jones and Morgan Daniels. In today’s job market you can never be too prepared when it comes to getting hired at your first job out of college.…

Signs of Success

Posted: March 17, 2014,  1:51 p.m. by Maggie Jones. As the nation becomes more diverse, our communication tactics alter accordingly. We learn to speak another language or develop a skill that will help us reach…

Betsy Stories Are Legendary

Posted: February 14, 2014, 4:30 p.m., by Myreete Wolford. “Stories about Betsy [Plank] are legendary.” Chief Communications Officer of Wisconsin Energy Co. Rick White agreed to do an interview with me regarding his work with…

#RockTheFirm: Boston University’s PRLab

Posted At: November 14, 2013 9:55 a.m. by Karly Weigel Having the bragging rights as the oldest student-run public relations firm comes with certain responsibilities and shoes to fill. Boston University’s PRLab steps up to…

“So, tell me about yourself.”

Posted At: March 13, 2013 2:15 P.M. by Martina Kaiwi As young PR professionals prepare for their job interviews, many dread the notorious face-to-face interrogation. Even though PR practitioners understand the power of words and the…

The Two Words That Say It All

by Jaclyn McNeil Two simple words that can take you far in life: “Thank you.” Transitioning from college to the workforce seems like a daunting task, one that requires connections, communication and a little bit…

Tough Love in PR

Rule # 1: Don’t be weird. This is Steve Ward’s first rule in his VH1 show Tough Love, a boot camp for women who have personal problems finding a significant other. Ward says if these…