Category Archives: Planning

Your Career and You: “Helping Leaders Learn”

I dropped in on a tweetchat a few nights ago where the topic was helping your organization’s leaders understand the value…and the perils…of social media. Lots of lively discussion about an often downplayed aspect of today’s communication world. This is … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “Because It Has To Be Done”

I was sitting in a meeting recently…a week after classes had ended at Curry College and three days after final grades had been posted…apparently because someone decided we “needed” to have a meeting. So far…20 minutes into the affair…two people … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “Making Connections…Connecting Dots”

I love it that my students at Curry College, where I head our undergrad Public Relations Concentration and teach most of the PR courses, are starting to explore internship and job possibilities…without me poking and prodding. We’re in the third … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “Are You a Leader…or Just ‘In Charge’?”

A couple of recent actions (or, more correctly, inactions) got me to thinking about the difference between a leader and someone who has been put in charge of an activity. To say that I personally was ashamed by the blatant … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “Never ‘Get ‘Old’”

I have these epiphanies every now and then during which I realize that one of the reasons I continue to love what I do…teach the tools, tactics, and techniques of public relations to the next generation(s) of PR professionals…is that, … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “Start Your Resolution Revolution…Today!”

I’ve been seeing all sorts of “What do you resolve for the New Year?” posts on Facebook and in email the past few days. Funny how, once a year, we feel compelled to sit down and grind out a list … Continue reading

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