#LitforPR: Applying The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz to Public Relations

#LitforPR: Applying The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz to Public Relations

The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz is a short and sweet book about living your best life. Ruiz highlights four main agreements that we must hold ourselves to in order to achieve greatness: Be impeccable with your word, don’t take anything personally, don’t make assumptions, and always do your best. Though we should implement these four agreements in our […]

Battling Burnout

Battling Burnout

Burnout is “exhaustion of physical or emotional strength or motivation usually as a result of prolonged stress or frustration,” according to Merriam-Webster. If this definition applies to you, you’re not alone. College students across the globe recently concluded that 2020 has been the most challenging and mentally-exhausting year to date due to the pandemic. Virtual schooling led to countless hours […]

The Importance of Diversifying Your Internship Portfolio

The Importance of Diversifying Your Internship Portfolio

There is a phrase in the collegiate world that claims, “The best way to learn is to do.” I couldn’t agree more.  Completing internships is one of the best ways to develop skills in any field, especially public relations. Working with real clients and deadlines provides students with the best possible, real-world experience in addition to college courses. Because the […]

Juggling Expectations and Reality in an Internship

Juggling Expectations and Reality in an Internship

What do you expect going into an internship? Internships are a big deal. Before you dive right into one, it’s important to acknowledge what you’re expecting. What I expected. Even with knowing each internship works differently, I thought I would have the stereotypical internship experience and would be making coffee, fetching snacks, grabbing lunch, running all sorts of errands. Even […]