The Top Five Best PR Agencies in Chicago By Junka Tani Job hunting is a hectic task of figuring out which companies are the best to work at but, most importantly, finding the best match for yourself. As the UIUC chapter of PRSSA, I thought it would be helpful to the readers to narrow down … Continue reading Top 5 Best PR Agencies in Chicago
A letter from our President
Dear PRSSA 2018-19 members, As the semester is hitting its midpoint, I wanted to reach out to all of you to share a few words. First and foremost, I wanted to thank you all for committing to this group. I, along with the rest of the executive board, am so excited to see what the … Continue reading A letter from our President
Internship Spotlight: Alexandria Hawkey
Our former president, Alexandria Hawkey, has spent the summer as a Harold Burson Summer Intern at Burson-Marsteller, a global integrated communications firm. She let us know what it's like working in the real world of public relations and how PRSSA has impacted her today. About Burson-Marsteller Alexandria tells us Burson-Marsteller will soon turn into Burson … Continue reading Internship Spotlight: Alexandria Hawkey
What Can PRSSA Do For You?
So you’ve recently joined PRSSA. You know that it is one of the largest Public Relations organizations in the nation and that our chapter has a lot of committees to get involved in. But what else does your PRSSA membership involve, and how can you use it to advance your career? Broaden Your Network Networking- … Continue reading What Can PRSSA Do For You?
#NetworkLikeAPro At Your Next Networking Event
When it comes to breaking into the job market, there is no way around networking. It can boost you to the next level professionally and maybe even find the job you’ve been dreaming of. But how do you create a long-lasting impression on someone? Evaluate your current state. What is your dream job? … Continue reading #NetworkLikeAPro At Your Next Networking Event
Industry Websites We Love
Does anyone else find it so difficult to stay updated on PR trends? I don’t know about you- but there is already so much reading in my classes that it’s hard finding time to sit down and sift through PR news. At the end of the day, this IS one of the best ways to … Continue reading Industry Websites We Love
Letter from the President
Hello, New and Returning PRSSA Members, We’re so excited to have you join us as we kick off the 2017-2018 school year! I encourage you all to take advantage of what the Illinois chapter of PRSSA has to offer. The Executive Board and I have been working hard on opportunities for you to start/build … Continue reading Letter from the President
Welcome to Illinois PRSSA
Welcome to the new Illinois PRSSA website where current and prospective members can stay updated with our chapter! For 2017-2018 school year, we are excited to introduce new members to our executive board and coordinate events that will allow each member of our chapter to network and develop professionally. Stay tuned for updates from our … Continue reading Welcome to Illinois PRSSA