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The Long and Bumpy Road

When I was younger, I was worried because I had no clue of what I wanted to be. My friends seemed as though they had everything planned out in front of them. 356 more words

A job interview to remember

How I got the interview 

So after countless interviews that ended with no joy, I ended up getting an interview with my aunt’s company, the whole thing was very informal because my aunt had told them about me and they had contacted me directly inviting me for an interview which I gladly accepted. 741 more words


About Standards

“Standards are meant to be high.”

This statement is easily one of the truest statements I have ever heard. When I think back into the past I realize that the greatest accomplishments that I had were the ones that didn’t come easy. 294 more words

My Graduation

Attending Graduation

After several interviews with no positive results, the time came for my graduation ceremony.  For several weeks before the actual ceremony I was in two minds about attending and I was also anxious, the reason being that I did not have a job and I was certain that the job topic would arise when I reunite with my fellow classmates. 269 more words


Does having great grades lead to a job after graduation?

A recent speaker made me realize a concept that I hadn’t really considered much before PRSSA’s bi-monthly group meeting in December. Sam Plymale, a PR practitioner for the city of Plymouth and recent graduate of EMU, said something that was really surprising and unexpected during a Q&A session after his presentation. 291 more words

Tools For PR Students

About Going Alone

“Be willing to go alone sometimes. You don’t need permission to grow. Not everyone who started with you will finish with you and that’s okay.” 225 more words

My First Step

Beginning the job search

At the beginning of my job search which was around the end of August 2014, I was applying half-heartedly because I was already worrying about interviews before I had even been contacted by a company to arrange one. 224 more words