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Entries for November, 2012

A Day in the Life of a PR Pro — R U ready?

Below is Corinthea Harris’ report after she interviewed a public relations practitioner for Corinthea’s Introduction to Public Relations class. It is a major requirement. it’s worth a read as it illustrates the profession, its rapid changes and its transition into strategic communication. Its contents reinforce what students learn in the classroom. [To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Albert […]

Must-Ask interview questions

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Another in Monster.com’s “Stand Out from the Crowd series focuses on six important questions. Copyright prevents me from including the entiore article. Do not hesitate to link to http://career-advice.monster.com. Here is the “tease” from Joe Turner’s in today’s The Philadelphia Inquirer Page D8: Interviewing can be a gut-wrenching process. Most books on how to interview […]

Cover Letters that sell — YOU can stand out from the crowd

Copyright laws prohibit me from using materal in today’s “The Philadelphia Inquirer” from Monster.com. However, I am providing the link. The author, Kim Isaacs, knows her “stuff.” Go for it. http://career-advice.monster.com/resumes-cover-letters/cover-letter-tips/cover-letters-that-sell/article.aspx To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com. [ usa generic viagra | low price cialis | viagra deaths | pfizer viagra 50 mg | viagra st | what […]

In the wake of Sandy — Be careful

This was sent in all upper case. THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE CENTERS  FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC):  IN THE WAKE OF SANDY IT IS IMPORTANT FOR CITIZENS TO REMEMBER  THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE AND HEALTH AND THAT  OF YOUR FAMILY: DRINK CLEAN SAFE WATER AND […]

Do your research before a job interview – YOU can stand out from the crowd

[To comment: larry@larrylitwn.com] Once again, because of copyright laws, we can’t print the entire column on job interviews and “standing out from the crowd.” Here, though is the link from Monster.Com. http://career-advice.monster.com/job-interview/interview-preparation/interview-company-research/article.aspx The highlights are these: Do your research. How many times have my students heard that phrase? Some bullet points. For details visit the site: The […]