5 things not to expect from an unpaid intern

Don't be surprised if they come in late or don't give their all. Without being paid, they have less motivation to do either and can damage your business, argues this PR pro. By Hannah Stacey     Ah, the PR internship. That much-maligned rite of passage for anyone hoping to make their way in the communications … [Read more...]

20 pieces of advice every young professional should follow

After 30 years in the working world, a onetime 'big-haired career rookie' offers tips and tactics for surviving and succeeding in the workplace. By Reba Hull Campbell This post can be found here May 23 marked the 30th anniversary of my first day in the working world.  Photo  credited to PRSSA 2012-2013 National Committee That day in 1983, I … [Read more...]

Make Your 2012 Pitch Calendar Now

Make Your 2012 Pitch Calendar Now

PR Tip by: Lizzie Shaw Public Relations The “quiet” time as the year draws to a close is a great time to look ahead and start getting organized for your PR push into the new year. You want to be able to hit 2012 like a tidal wave! A great way to do this is by calendaring out the 2012 pitch year: Make a 12 month calendar on 1 page (this is a … [Read more...]