Turning lunch dates into job leads

A common saying in the business world is, “It’s not about your connections, it’s about your connections’ connections.” This proverb rings true in real life. In today’s economic climate, more and more companies are looking ...

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 ...