Hayley Reardon walks us through the process she used to find the job she loves. Use her advice to find the right job for you.
This week SMU CCPA students had the extraordinary opportunity to engage with key leaders in the communication industry including CCPA Advisory Board members, for two hours of power networking.
More than 35 students met with executives from corporate, agency, and non-profit organizations, gaining insight into careers in those fields. Some of the professionals onhand offered critiques on resumes and answered questions about student LinkedIn profiles.
Direct interaction with professionals in an informal environment is actually rare for many students. So this event was a rare opportunity to get important advice from successful communicators.
Everyone attending the CCPA Networking Event was impressed with the active engagement by the students and their inquisitive and thoughtful questions. Students wholeheartedly agreed that the
You know the phrase "birds of a feather flock together?" Meet a few of the siblings of CCPA.
by Paget Smith
Winter just won’t go away and I don’t think any of us are too happy about it. While we are still five days away from spring break, here are some tips to stay warm until we get the heck out of dodge!
by Betsy Orton Chief Development Officer Mi Esuelita Preschool
As we approach the annual Career Fair hosted by SMU PRSSA, 4-6p, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, in the Hughes-Trigg Ballroom, tips and techniques for applying for internships are especially timely.
Do’s When Applying for Internships
The PRSSA Career Fair is a perfect place to meet potential employers
1. DO have someone read your resume and cover letter before you send it out. Seriously, give it to a teacher, a parent, a friend with better writing skills than you have. When I get a badly written resume and/or cover letter, I get so distracted by the mistakes that I don’t pay as much attention to the content. It doesn’t make me want to interview you; it makes me want to edit it in red and send it back to you.
2. DO check what you’ve
by Dr. Sandra Duhe
Welcome back to SMU and CCPA. We missed you.
I hope you had a spectacular summer, full of fun, enjoyment and learning. We have an exciting year ahead.