Posts by Heather Dickerson

I am currently a Communication major attending Brigham Young University-Idaho. I want to make a difference in the advertising and film industry and plan on continuing my education through further education and experience.

Public Relations Internships



Whether or not you’ve gotten a degree, experience is key in any career field and public relations is no different.

So, how do you get the experience that employers are looking for?

An internship!

Here’s a great website that lists public relations internships that are both current and are also offered in a variety of places.

2015 Public Relations Internships



Public Relations Graduates



So, what are recent public relations graduates to do once they’ve gotten their degree?

Here’s a great article that shares what these graduates need to keep in mind upon graduation from a public relations degree.

New PR Graduates: Words of Advice


Connecting with PR Professionals



So, once you’ve started a PR campaign, or even if you’re just working on a team, what are some ways to connect with other PR professionals?

I love the simplicity of the article I share below because the suggestions are easy, practical, and can be effective depending upon how much time you want to spend connecting.

5 Ways to Connect with Other PR Professionals Online


Where is Public Relations Headed In the Future?



One of the most important parts of public relations is understanding where it is headed in the future.

Here’s a great article that gives us some insights about where public relations is headed and how we can stay on board in the way it’s headed.

The Future of Public Relations and Social Media