Webinar: Landing PR Internships in the Age of COVID

Wednesday, February 17

12:00-12:45 p.m. ET

The COVID-19 pandemic has not only stripped away the opportunity for in-person networking but also resulted in one of the most competitive job markets we’ve seen in years. And yes, this even applies to internships for students.

Internships are a coveted and crucial step on the path to landing the dream PR job, so it comes as no surprise that the top question coming from eager, soon-to-be professionals today is – How do I stand out in the ~virtual~ crowd?

In this webinar, aspiring communicators will hear from experts across academia and HR on how the job market has shifted since the start of the pandemic, best practices to keep in mind when hunting for a new role, tips for breaking through the noise, and helpful techniques for tapping existing networks and peer groups.

Our roster of experts includes:

  • Moderator: Cherie Lynch, Assistant Professor of Experiential Learning, Endicott College
  • John Guilfoil, Principal, JGPR
  • Pat Nelson, Director of Career Services, BU College of Communication
  • Allyson Quinby, VP of People and Culture, Solomon McCown & Cence

Watch the replay here.