Three things to make job hunting easy for students

Students, alumni and professors collaborated together at Brigham Young University on Oct. 14 for one purpose—to improve the marketability of students in public relations. Entering into the workplace can be scary, but with help from experienced alumni, it can be ...

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?

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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 ...

Flexibility: The key to life after graduation

10888421_10152688696251553_6533880880474786590_n Morgan Jones adds her input during a morning meeting at Deseret Digital Media. (Courtesy of Morgan Jones)

Last final taken. Internships done. Graduated and on the job hunt. Bridging the gap from college to a new career is not always easy. Plans fall through. Family situations change. Consequently, it’s important to keep in mind one word:

Flexibility.

Flexibility is an important mindset to have ...