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Industry Leaders Discuss the Cover Letter

Industry Leaders Discuss the Cover Letter

Published on February 28, 2018, at 3:46 p.m. by Allie Binford. While most of the internship and job search process is consistent across the public relations industry, there is one inconsistent factor: the cover letter. Some companies require them, some make them optional, and some

The Death of the English Language in 140 Characters or Less?

The Death of the English Language in 140 Characters or Less?

Published on September 8, 2016, at 10:58 a.m. by Sonny Franks. “In these days of texting and various social media apps, the well-constructed sentence is under mortal threat,” Prince Charles warned at a recent ceremony celebrating 500 years of Royal Mail. While many other notable

Score the Job the Write Way

Score the Job the Write Way

Posted on December 4, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. by Mackenzie Lyng. Just imagine: You’ve submitted your application, résumé and cover letter to the PR agency of your dreams. A week later, the agency contacts you to schedule an initial interview. You crush it and know

Pump up Your Persuasion

Pump up Your Persuasion

Posted on Oct. 28, 2015 at 7 p.m. by Luke Thomas. PR and persuasion are two peas in a pod. And I just used it on you. Alliteration (the repeating of initial consonant sounds) is a rhetorical device. While that might trigger flashbacks of AP

Expanding Your Bookshelf: A New Kind of Storytelling

Expanding Your Bookshelf: A New Kind of Storytelling

Posted October 2, 2015, 10:00 a.m. by Madalyn Atherton. The publishing world fears that the rise of social media and the Internet will mean the downfall of books. Seventy-six percent of people over 18 read at least one book in 2013, so I wouldn’t be too

The Time Is Now

The Time Is Now

Posted: October 29, 2014, 3:10 p.m. by Connor Fox. If there’s one thing I’ve learned in college both inside and outside the classroom, it’s that time management is a critical part of success. A career in public relations implements many different skill sets for a

Partnerships with a Purpose

Partnerships with a Purpose

Posted: February 21, 2014, 10:25 a.m., by Maggie Jones. In order to pursue a goal, there must be a purpose in mind. Whether it’s for the common good and well-being of humankind or for purely personal development, every goal has a purpose. It takes more

Leadership Series: Tori Terhune

Leadership Series: Tori Terhune

Posted At: October 14, 2013 2:45 p.m. by Karly Weigel Not all writers are born with an innate passion for writing. For Tori Terhune, it was not until she explored journalism in college at California State University, Fresno, that she realized she loved to write.

Pinterest Promotion

Posted At: September 25, 2013 2:17 p.m. By Jessica Smith “Just over a year ago, my wife and I welcomed our son into the world. Since his first day, I’ve been pinning fun things we can do together, right now while he’s still little and later

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