Tag: job search

Graduation Day

It’s the day you’ve been looking forward to for four years– or in my case, six. Graduating high school felt like a checklist. Math, Science, Reading, History? Check. Accepted to college? Check. Graduation? Check. It was only the moment that I looked at my degree audit online that I realized I had done it. I graduated college. I have joined a league of people … Read More Graduation Day

How to Own a Group Interview

I decided to write this blog post (or essentially have friends and colleagues write their experiences for me) to learn about  something I have never done before: a group interview. With my current job hunt always on my mind, I thought I might need to prepare myself for unfamiliar situations. Luckily, I’ve prepared the responses I gathered in this blog post so we can … Read More How to Own a Group Interview

Joint ‘Ad’venture: 7 Tips from an Agency

As students, our education serves many purposes- but let’s cut to the chase. We’re all looking for jobs, and an agency tour is one of the best (and probably my favorite) way to get insightful advice and find out what the real world does outside of our classroom settings. If you know me, then you know I’m a huge advocate for an organization that … Read More Joint ‘Ad’venture: 7 Tips from an Agency

I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends

A while back, in a PRSSA Twitter chat, I remember someone mentioning using a website for collecting donations that was free. Today I realized there is a little over two months until the PRSSA 2012 National Conference and although it is always one of the best experiences, it also an expensive one for a college student. So I want to encourage PRSSA Chapters to … Read More I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends

12 Business Card Secrets Every Student Should Know

The digital empire is taking over. But chances are, a small memento is still the best way to help people remember you when you shake their hand. With so much emphasis on creativity these days, simply having a business card won’t cut it. Here’s 12 tips on how to make sure your business cards create the conversation you want to have. 1. White space … Read More 12 Business Card Secrets Every Student Should Know