HIRING! Events and Communications Assoc. for NJ Community Development Corp

New Jersey Community Development Corporation (NJCDC) is a private, non-profit community development and social service agency founded in 1994 with a mission of creating opportunities to transform lives. The focus of our work is the City of Paterson. HIRING! Events and Communication Associate (F/T) Responsibilities: Manages event calendar and coordinates key external events; coordinates the…

Ten Simple Steps for Career Success

Are you an achiever or someone who unwittingly self-sabotages your career?  As a former public relations agency executive, mentor and now professor I love to hear success stories from graduates and former agency colleagues. I am also contacted frequently by panicked graduates and executives who are struggling professionally. Over the years, I’ve noticed several commonalities between those who achieve success…

New Year’s Resolutions for PR Professionals

New Year’s Resolutions for PR Professionals With 2013 well underway, I’ve been reflecting on ways to be a smarter, happier and more productive professional. Here are my suggestions for professional resolutions: Take risks and challenge authority. The most successful relationships are built on mutual respect. Instead of saying “yes,” when given an assignment, carefully consider…