If someone had asked me two years ago what I was planning to do after college, I most likely would’ve said that I was going to find a job near home. Fortunately, that wasn’t in the cards. There were no entry level PR/marketing jobs in Albany, NY (that did not…

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Network, network, network. As a public relations student, I heard this more than I wanted to. It’s not until it comes full circle that you realize just how valuable it is to make meaningful connections with not only professionals in your industry, but also people all around you too, including coworkers and…

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Everyone wants to live the college lifestyle forever, right? Partying almost half the week, sitting through classes and skipping some, hanging out with your best friends whenever because they’re close by. You talk to family members about your upcoming graduation and they’re like, “Enjoy it while you can. It’ll be…

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The fall semester of my junior year, I was in over my head. The word stress couldn’t even describe how I felt for more than half of the semester. I thought a job, internship, mentoring program, two leadership positions and my four classes was going to be busy, but bearable. I was good…

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Do you ever have things happen on a whim? You go into something thinking “eh, it’s whatever, but it’s worth checking out?” That’s how I felt before I went in for my interview with Make-A-Wish Northeast New York for a summer internship. I had already been told that the only…

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