Why you need PR and marketing before you graduate

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At some point in your educational career, you have probably considered changing from your dream major in hopes of a better job. The fear of not making enough for a living can cause you to second guess the true value of what you love to do, and leave you thinking ...

3 easy tips to accomplish your career goals

Conn Carroll was hired as Senator Lee’s communications director in March 2015

Conn Carroll was hired as Senator Lee’s communications director in March 2015. (Photo courtesy of Conn Carroll)

Success is an elusive goal — that light at the end of the tunnel. But how do we get there? What do we need to do to find success in our careers?



Emily Sopp is a California girl who dreams of traveling the world. She hopes to one day integrate her public relations background into an international setting. She is a junior studying public relations and editing at BYU, and she graduates December 2016.

Fashion fluke: How to find your dream job

Ashley Burnett, a BYU advertising grad, found her unconventional dream job. (Photo courtesy of Weston Colton on behalf of Vivint, Inc.)

From decorating her dorm room with Vogue advertisements to having lunch with executives at Barneys, BYU communications grad Ashley Burnett has lived a real life version of “The Devil Wears Prada.”

With plans to simply work at an ad agency after graduation, and with no sights set ...


Megan, a public relations major, works as a social media manager by day and shops online clearance sections by night. She’s an advocate for gluten-free treats. You can find her reading the latest Mindy Kaling book or creating a tasteful collage wall.