Young PR Pros Episode 122

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If this podcast were to go silent for 30 seconds, what would you do? Would you immediately switch over to another app, say Facebook, Instagram or Twitter to check what is going on until the podcast came back on air?

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Young PR Pros Episode 119

Career milestones and a Special Anniversary


Career milestones. They shape us, define us, and test us. Career milestones can be good – like getting that promotion you have been aiming for – or bad – like messing up an interview, saying the wrong thing at the wrong time, or sitting idly by while an opportunity passes you by.

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Young PR Pros Episode 118

Originally posted on on March 13, 2017.

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A common issue our generation is trying to cope with is work-life balance. For our parents’ generation, most people could survive on one income. At the same time, unions were born, giving way to the 9-5 work day.

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Young PR Pros Episode 117

Originally posted on on February 13, 2017.

Episode 117: The Future of PR


In this episode, our hosts discuss the future of PR. Our industry is always changing, as professionals it is important to always be on top of what is new ? not to change our strategy every five minutes, but rather to ensure the tactics we use continue to connect with our audience.

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Young PR Pros Episode 116

Originally posted on on January 19, 2016.

Episode #116: Concrete Steps to Help Learn from your Mistakes


Kristine shares a story about getting caught with an unlicensed image on her blog. She was sent a letter from a lawyer and had to pay a fee. The image was from a post published in 2011, she had just launched her blog that year. Ignorance is not an excuse to break the law, however. So she paid the fine and added this to her important list of lessons learned.

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Young PR Pros Episode 114

Originally posted on on November 23, 2016.

Episode #114: How to be Creative


One of the benefits of working in the industry of public relations, communications and marketing is the ability to be creative. We work in a unique world where our job is to find creative ways to tell a story.

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Young PR Pros Episode 113

Originally posted on on October 20, 2016.

Episode #113: Making career choices


The average person will make a career change approximately five to seven times during their working life. With an ever increasing number of different career choices, about 1/3 of the total workforce will now change jobs every 12 months. By the age of 42 you may have had about ten jobs, says Career Change Statistics.

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Young PR Pros Episode 112

Originally posted on on September 14, 2016.

Episode #112: The Entrepreneur’s Show


Once upon a time, there lived this driven young man who dreamed about becoming an entrepreneur. One day, he used all his allowance to purchase different coloured do-rags and sell them out of his locker at school, turning his allowance money into pure profit!

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Young PR Pros Episode 111

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Episode #111: The Definition of PR


Who can relate: you introduce yourself to an acquaintance at a friend’s party. They ask you what you do for a living. You say you work in PR. You get a blank stare and most people respond with: oh so like advertising, or my personal favourite, you must spin the media.

Well Young PR Pros has had enough, so we sat down as a team and put together our own definition.

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