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Waste No Time

It’s week four of my internship, yet I feel like I’ve been here for months. I have learned the ways of the office and done my best to make a great first impression by following these 5 tips . I am … Continue reading

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Taking on More Responsibility

 Many articles about millennials discuss our entitlement and our desire to work on important projects out of the gate. Although I agree we should temper our expectations, I think it’s important to be assertive. Here are four tips on getting more responsibility… … Continue reading

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Farewell, PDXSX: Here’s to Next Steps

Six weeks ago I wrote my first post for this blog, “How To: Become an Adult,” and I can’t help but chuckle. I imagined that this term would be an abrupt introduction to adult life but instead these past weeks have been a … Continue reading

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Just say yes.

Journalism was never my “thing” growing up, it was just an idea put into my head by TV shows and movies as this fantastic crazy career that endlessly ricochets around the world, dragging you along with it. And it is … Continue reading

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Settling into the Internship

Well, I’m about three and a half weeks into my internship. Let me tell you—I absolutely did not belong in a classroom. For anyone feeling like school is a waste of time, pulling you every and each direction that you don’t … 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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Don’t Forget About School

A week into my internship, I’ve found that I keep forgetting where I am and what I’m doing outside of work. Don’t worry, it’s not amnesia or anything else to be concerned about. Rather, I am putting myself in a … Continue reading

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