Archive for category: Public Relations

Bad recruiters can teach everyone a lesson

Bad recruiters can teach everyone a lesson

As many of you know, I am currently on my rigorous and sometimes disappointing journey throughout the job market. Like many other college students I have attended many career fairs, posted my resume to several job boards and constantly/religiously checked the¬†university’s¬†AccessUT job site for openings. There have been some promising […]

April 19, 2010 1 comment Read More
Seven tips for young PR pros, from a pro

Seven tips for young PR pros, from a pro

Last semester (Fall 2009) I had, in my opinion, one of the best public relations professors at UT, Terry Hemeyer. Hemeyer has been around the block and knows what he is talking about, so when he speaks everyone listens, especially when you have him for three straight hours. But, on […]

March 21, 2010 0 comments Read More
What an independent book publisher has taught me

What an independent book publisher has taught me

When people start talking about publishing a book, they think they know everything about the process. Many people have this glorified imagination that a publisher will pay you millions of dollars to write a book and take care of everything else for you. This is mainly true, if you’re a […]

February 17, 2010 0 comments Read More
Mark McGwire – Thoughts from a young PR mind

Mark McGwire – Thoughts from a young PR mind

A few weeks ago, former Major League Baseball player and current hitting coach for the St.Louis Cardinals, Mark McGwire officially admitted to us that he took steroids throughout his baseball career (shocker!). While many of us could care less about his apology or that he took steroids during an era […]

February 1, 2010 0 comments Read More
5 Things To Do Before An Interview

5 Things To Do Before An Interview

The interview is your first and last impression to show your potential employer that you are an asset he/she cannot live with out. It is your time to shine and convince them you are the best candidate for the position. I have gone through several interviews, as a college student, […]

June 2, 2009 0 comments Read More