<strong>The Importance of Body Language in Interviews: 3 Tips to Give a Good Impression </strong>

The Importance of Body Language in Interviews: 3 Tips to Give a Good Impression 

Have you ever read a text from a friend and struggled to understand the meaning behind it? Or have you fought with someone through social media because you misinterpreted the intention behind their messages? Miscommunication through various forms of media occurs often because a big part of the communication process is missing: body language.  Communication is understood as a process […]

Career Advice from Industry Pros

Career Advice from Industry Pros

This past semester, the University of Mississippi PRSSA hosted a Chapter meeting in conjunction with the IMC Connect! conference at the School of Journalism and New Media. Dr. Amanda Bradshaw, co-chair of IMC Connect!, stated that “The purpose of this event is to foster connections and collaborations among multiple stakeholders, including integrated marketing communications practitioners, academic researchers, faculty members, and […]

5 W’s and 1 H of Informational Interviews

5 W’s and 1 H of Informational Interviews

Informational interviews are your ticket into the big leagues. And by big leagues, I mean getting a job. So, let’s get into the 5 W’s and 1 H of informational interviews. WHO. Who should you do an informational interview with? A professional currently in the position that you want in the future. A professional currently at the organization you hope […]

District Conference Preview: Roadmap to Success (Hofstra University 2022)

District Conference Preview: Roadmap to Success (Hofstra University 2022)

This article is part of our 2022 District Conference coverage series. For more information on PRSSA District Conferences, click here. How did you arrive at your conference theme and what can members expect to see at this conference? The Hofstra PRSSA 2022 District Conference, “Roadmap to Success,” will take place on April 22–23. While the past year has been rocky […]

District Conference Preview – PRos Leaders: The Art of Leadership in Communications (The University of San Martin de Porres 2022)

District Conference Preview – PRos Leaders: The Art of Leadership in Communications (The University of San Martin de Porres 2022)

This article is part of our 2022 District Conference coverage series. For more information on PRSSA District Conferences, click here. How did you arrive at your conference theme and what can members expect to see at this conference? In a world that is constantly changing, one key ability that stays constant is being a leader. But what does that involve? […]

District Conference Preview: Get to the Point (Duquesne University & Point Park University 2022)

District Conference Preview: Get to the Point (Duquesne University & Point Park University 2022)

This article is part of our 2022 District Conference coverage series. For more information on PRSSA District Conferences, click here. How did you arrive at your conference theme and what can members expect to see at this conference? Get to the Point is all about helping students reach their goals in the PR industry. Whether that be focusing on internships […]

Powerful of Connections: The Importance of Networking and District Conferences

Powerful of Connections: The Importance of Networking and District Conferences

PRSSA hosted a Twitter Chat on February 28, 2022 at 9 p.m. ET. Titled “Power of Connections: The Importance of Networking and District Conferences” this chat, hosted by PRSSA National and Erin Lewis, vice president of events and fundraising, allowed Chapter members to share networking tips and tricks. Highlights can be found below.