Published on February 25, 2021, at 11:03 a.m. by Olivia Cooley. Entering the bustling workforce of all things communications can be intimidating at a young age, especially fresh out of college. The pressure on young public relations professionals is put on them almost immediately after their
Published on October 23, 2020, at 1:05 p.m. by Julianna Kendall. One year ago, Alexis Matallana was a student at The University of Alabama majoring in political science and public relations. Today, she is a strategist working with clients like Verizon, PetSmart, LEGO, and Adobe.
Published on September 27, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. by Zoie Mestayer. So you’ve landed your first post-grad job. You feel proud, relieved. Your hard work has finally paid off, but soon your feelings change. You wonder — how did this happen? Am I even qualified?
Published on July 13, 2017, at 8:20 p.m. by Dalton Kerby. You aced the application. Your cover letter was personalized and specifically addressed. You had your graphic designer friend give your résumé a touch of modern flair. You hit the interview out of the ballpark,
Posted on Oct. 30, 2015, at 12 p.m. by Madalyn Atherton and Sally Immel. Mark Twain said, “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness,” and millennials seem to be whole-heartedly embracing his ideal. There has been a 130 percent increase in study abroad participation
Posted At: October 2, 2013 2:49 p.m. by Sarah de Jong Cities are increasingly trying to recruit college graduates to their area workforce. The National Center for Education Statistics reports that during the 2013-2014 school year, colleges are expected to award 943,000 associate’s degrees, 1.8
Posted At: September 19, 2012 2:38 P.M. by Leighton Brown What does it mean to be actively involved? Is joining an organization enough?
by Karissa Bursch As my last blog post for Platform Magazine I find it only fitting to write about the one thing that has been on my mind almost 98 percent of the time since spring break . . . and that is graduation. Yes,