Outdoors company, REI, proves that being different counts by shutting it’s doors on Black Friday to promote spending time outside.
Attribution: Lauren Anderson

6 tips to survive and thrive in the public relations industry

When I began my academic journey to study public relations (PR), I was a wide-eyed sophomore at Brigham Young University (BYU). I was ready to get to work and get my hands dirty in the field that people deemed as “manipulative.” Manipulative? Please, more like strategic. However, in retrospect …

Brigham Young University students explain how a post-date text can help progress relationships in the millennial age. (Source: Lauren Anderson)

How to improve your dating and PR game

As a public relations major, I have studied and learned many important lessons about strategic communication. I have come to understand the importance of research, to appreciate transparency and to value tactful writing. Furthermore, I have developed sincere appreciation …

Jane Dvorak shares with PRSSA students on Oct. 5 how to find the “sweet spot” in their careers. 
(Source: Celeste Harris)

PRSA chair-elect guides students to the PR “sweet spot”

Provo, UT – On Oct. 5 at the Maeser building on Brigham Young University campus, Public Relations Society of American (PRSA) chair-elect Jane Dvorak spoke to Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) members of the BYU chapter and shared strategies to further progress their professional …