January 29, 2021 0 Comments

27: Tara Wyckoff - Degrees, Diversity and Finding Your Dream Job

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April and Laura are joined this week by Tara Wyckoff, assistant teaching professor at Penn State’s Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications. In this episode, they’re discussing markers for good mentorship, underlying issues in diversity initiatives at agencies today and best practices for setting young people up for success as they enter the working world. April and Laura also discuss a new Anonymous PR Horror Story from the listening audience, offer advice for dealing with toxic team members and analyze Rolling Stone’s new pay-for-play contributor program.

Guest Speakers

Learn more about Tara and Penn State’s PR program at https://www.bellisario.psu.edu/people/individual/tara-wyckoff.

Show Notes

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