Young PR Pros: Episode #80 – Regretting Tweets

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As our listeners heard a few weeks ago, host Kristine D’Arbelles got to attend the CPRS student event in Ottawa called Behind the PR Scenes – an evening with Jim Watson. She was lucky enough to get a few moments Continue reading

Recap of CPRS Behind the PR Scenes – an Evening with Mayor Jim Watson

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Young PR Pros host, Kristine D’Arbelles, gives listeners a recap of the CPRS student event in Ottawa called Behind the PR Scenes – an evening with Jim Watson. Strong community leaders, businesses, and associations need talented support teams who work Continue reading

From Journalism to PR: Episode #1 – The Transition from Young Journalist to Young PR Pro

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For the eighth semester in a row, Young PR Pros host, Julia Kent, was invited to speak as part of a three-person panel at the University of Carleton School of Journalism alongside Lauren More, vice-president of communications with Ford Canada Continue reading

Young PR Pros: Episode #79 – Talking to Director Level Communicators, Good or Bad?

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This week, hosts Kristine D’Arbelles and Julia Kent expand on a recent Spin Sucks article titled Kelly Blazek Proves Communicators Have One Chance to Get it Right by Gini Dietrich. The articles talks about how a senior communicator sent a Continue reading

Young PR Pros: Episode #78 – Julia’s Lessons Learned from Making a Big Mistake

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It will happen to the best of us, eventually we will all make mistakes in our career, be it a typo, a misinterpreted quote, etc. But we can all rise up from our mistakes by learning from them. Host, Julia Continue reading

Interviews with speakers at #LetsGrowTogether2014

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Young PR Pros attended Let’s Grow Together 2014, hosted by the University of Ottawa Public Relations Association (uOPRA). The event encouraged students to learn about different industries within public relations and communications. Roving reporter Kristine D’Arbelles caught up with key Continue reading

Young PR Pros: Episode #77 – We Ask uOPRA Speakers How to Improve the PR Industry

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This week, Kristine D’Arbelles and Julia Kent recap some important lessons for young professionals entering their career. Young PR Pros sponsored and attended Let’s Grow Together 2014, hosted by the University of Ottawa Public Relations Association (uOPRA). The event encouraged Continue reading

Event recap: What did people learn at #LetsGrowTogether2014

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Young PR Pros attended Let’s Grow Together 2014, hosted by the University of Ottawa Public Relations Association (uOPRA). The event encouraged students to learn about different industries within public relations and communications. Roving reporter Kristine D’Arbelles asked a few of Continue reading

Young PR Pros: Episode #76: Continuing Your Formal Education

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Kristine D’Arbelles and Julia Kent come back for a second episode this week. We talk about continuing formal education after graduation. It doesn’t always have to be university or college courses, there are plenty of other ways to continue learning Continue reading

Young PR Pros: Episode #75 – CATSA’s crisis and the Journalism Relationship

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This week Kristine D’Arbelles and Julia Kent talk about crisis communications. We concentrate on a recent crisis that happened in Edmonton, Alberta in Canada. You can read the story of the pipe bomb here. However, we are not here to Continue reading