Monthly Archives: April 2013

Expanding Our Responsibilities

Now entering the sixth week of my internship, I have reached the halfway point of both my internship and the Senior Experience. Wow, time does fly! I have been fortunate enough to have already had a wide variety of responsibilities … Continue reading

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Opportunities are Knockin’

We should all be grateful for a couple things. First, we are graduating in a couple weeks. Second, we have accomplished being accepted to one of the best internship programs in the country. Third, we are living in one of … Continue reading

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The Next Step

All of us PDXSXers have been on the job a few weeks now. We are beginning to understand the daily routine and thus, it is time to break our homebody habits and push ourselves these last few weeks. 1.  Look … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Clever. Be Useful!

We all want to be seen as the best and brightest, thinking this will make us the best candidate for the job.  However, what good is being clever if you aren’t useful as well? WPP’s  Jon Steel said it best … Continue reading

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From College to Internship: The stuff they don’t teach you in college

Leaving the University of Oregon, and starting my first internship in the PR field is a rush. The knowledge and various skills that I learned over the past four years to prepare me for this moment have flown out the … Continue reading

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Keep proactive; think about the future

I know it’s only Week 4 and we’re all getting settled at our internships and life in Portland but I always have in the back of my mind: What’s next after this internship? What’s next after graduation? What am I … Continue reading

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Week 3 and the Ball is Rolling!

Perseverance, hard work, and putting in the time to get to know your colleagues pays off, my friends. Throughout the last few weeks I have been working hard to get to know my supervisor. We spend a lot of time … Continue reading

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