Tag Archives: Communications

Curious about a career in public relations?

Learn how you can put your liberal arts skills in writing, unpacking ideas and collaboration to use in the fast-paced world of a PR agency on Thursday, February 4 from 4pm-5pm EST.

Join Gabrielle Simon and Mark LaVoie, of financial communications agency Prosek Partners, for an information session on working in communications and public relations, what Prosek Partners does for clients, post-graduate job opportunities in Boston and New York and a lively Q&A session.

Prosek Partners is among the largest independent public relations firms in the U.S., and one of the few domestic, mid-size firms that offers global capabilities through its London office and international network. Specializing in providing a full range of communications solutions to financial and professional services companies, the firm delivers an unexpected level of passion, creativity and marketing savvy. Prosek Partners’ “Unboxed Communications” approach brings breakthrough ideas to every client engagement.

Click here to register in handshake for the PR event on Thursday, February 4!

Join a virtual chat with TransPerfect, the world’s leading enabler of Global Communications – Wednesday, January 27

Sarah Scrudato ’13 and fellow colleagues will provide information and insights on the three full-time job opportunities posted in Handshake.

The world’s best businesses know that potential customers can be anywhere. TransPerfect helps their clients to BE EVERYWHERE. With global headquarters in New York and offices in 90 cities across 6 continents, TransPerfect is the world’s largest privately held provider of language services and related technologies. “At TransPerfect, we are looking for people who would like to make the world a more globalized place by solving complex problems and helping other businesses grow.”

The TransPerfect family of companies offers a full range of language and business solutions, including: Translation and Language Services, Website and Software Localization, Globalization Consulting, Multicultural Marketing, Staffing and Recruiting, Legal Services, E-Learning Platform, Multimedia solutions, AI Data Solutions, and Interpretation.

  • Click here to register for the virtual chat on Wednesday, January 27 from 4-5pm EST.
  • Click here to review the three full-time positions currently posted in handshake.

Dow Jones News Fund Journalism Conventions – Deadline date to apply – Sunday, August 30

The Dow Jones News Fund invites college students interested in journalism or working for student media to apply for free registration to attend virtual journalism conventions.

The News Fund will provide free registrations to these upcoming conferences:

Applicants should submit this form, which requires a 500-word essay, resume and contact information for one journalistic reference. Deadline to apply for both is Sunday, Aug. 30 at midnight.

As part of their sponsorship, each student will write about their experience, summarize a panel or interview with a fellow journalist at the convention, which may be published on the News Fund website and social media.  

The New Formula Fueling Modern Marketing – Why EQ, AI, and creativity are the most crucial factors in the new era of marketing

Consider this: Before any digital marketing content is consumed, a reader must first emerge on the other end of a complex passage of decision-making moments characterized by keystrokes and clicks. It’s no simple process amid an ocean of options and limited time. Click here to read the complete article.

One on One Interview with Greg Revelle, CMO of Kohl’s

Greg Revelle is CMO at Kohl’s, a major U.S. retailer with 1,100 stores in 49 states. He is a member of the ANA’s Global Leadership Coalition, in partnership with WARC and Cannes Lions. He spoke to the ANA and WARC about the company’s COVID-19 media mix, adapting creative production to map to quickening changes in consumer trends, and other issues during this unusual time. Click here to download the report.

SENIORS – Group Advising Appointments to discuss searching for Jobs/Internships in Communications

In addition to signing up for 1:1 advising appointments, I’m offering group advising appointments this semester focused on a specific career path. Please continue to check back since we will discuss a different industry during each meeting.

Next week I will be hosting and facilitating two group advising appointments. Please let me know if you would like to attend one or both. I will add your appointment in handshake.

Wednesday, April 15 from 3pm – 4pm EST –Career Path: Advertising, Marketing and PR

Friday, April 17 from 3pm – 4pm EST — Career Path: Journalism and Publishing

These group advising appointments will be a great opportunity for students to learn more about a specific industry, build a career community, and practice peer to peer learning.

I am limiting the number of participants. Therefore, YOU MUST REGISTER WITH ME. Please send an e-mail to agomez@middlebury.edu to let me know you will attend, and I will add your advising appointment to handshake.