During the final PRSA chat of 2015, new PR pros weighed in with insights and advice based on their first year on the job. Former PRSSA chair Heather Harder, now in her first year as a professional, and I co-hosted #PRSAchat with some 50 participants. The discussion ranged from what they wish they had learned…… Continue reading New PR Pros Cite First Year Experiences, Tips
In a recent PRSSA Twitter chat, Ron Culp tweeted, “Don’t pretend to know something if you don’t. It’s a career killer. Ask questions sooner than later.” The tweet sparked the question, “What else could kill my career?” among students and professionals alike. I asked a few seasoned professionals to share additional career killers via email.…… Continue reading 4 Ways to Kill Your Career
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