The Young PRofessional’s Guide: Office Dress Codes

Post by Callie Gisler, Vox PRPA Associate Finding your way around a new office can be daunting for a new graduate. On the first day, you will probably get situated at your new desk, go through an orientation and meet the rest of the staff. But before all of that, you have to decide what to wear. It...

The Young PRofessional’s Guide: Application Mistakes

Post by Summer Young-Jelinek, Vox PRPA Manager As the internship coordinator here at Vox, I see a lot of application materials come across my desk. Some are good. A few are great. Many land straight in the round file. To keep your candidacy out of the trash, here are some things to keep in mind as you start...

The Young PRofessional’s Guide: Informational Interviews

Post by Eri Mizobe, Vox PRPA Intern Informational interviews can be a great tool for new or soon-to-be graduates to learn more about specific industries, jobs or companies. They can also help you grow your professional network and get a foot in the door at companies with which you’re interested in...

The Young PRofessional’s Guide: Office Transition

Post by Amber Williamson, Director, Vox PRPA There isn’t a more nerve-wracking time in a public relations practitioner’s career than when you are fresh out of school with a shiny diploma on the wall. Maybe you have an entry-level job lined up and a desk and chair awaiting you the Monday after graduation....

Three Twitter Habits to Break Now

Post by Callie Gisler, Associate, Vox PRPA With an estimated 218 million active users in 2013, it’s safe to say that Twitter is a popular social media platform. It’s definitely one of my favorites, though as a regular user, it’s easy to identify the pesky habits that might put your Twitter...

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