public relations internship

5 Ways to Make Your Internship Work for You

The adage ‘practice makes perfect’ has never resonated more than the day I walked into my first internship - bright eyed and bushy tailed, with a solid GPA and unrivalled enthusiasm only a 19-year-old was capable of Not only would I soon realise nothing I had been learning throughout the semester applied in this office, but I would also grow to understand that practice was key, and a solid university result did not equate to a perfectly crafted media release Amidst the red pen mark-ups on my writing and, what seemed like never-ending media list development, grew confidence and skills that only an on-the-job education could teach Soon, days would become weeks and those weeks would

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Thinking of studying PR? Here’s a graduate’s take on that idea.

If you’re in your final year of high school and thinking of studying PR, or at the pointy end of having to choose your major, my simple advice is: go for it! Although, since you’ve made the effort to do your research, I’ll provide you with some advice that’s a little more complex than three fleeting syllables I recently graduated from a dual-degree in Business (Public Relations) and Creative Industries (Fashion) from Queensland University of Technology I’m often told by others that I’m someone that can be easily convinced, so when my sister suggested I should pursue a career in PR, my answer was something along the lines of ‘OK’ In signing up to my PR major, I wasn’t

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