If you need a new public relations job, mark your calendar for an upcoming 9-hour virtual career fair hosted by PRWeek on June 14. The career fair includes a few sessions for mid-level professionals and a long stretch of networking in the “online exhibit booth.” There will be panel presentations for HR directors at major agencies including Ruder Finn and Ketchum as well as presentations from corporations Nissan and Yahoo.
If you’re looking for an agency gig, you should definitely attend. And tell all your #HAPPO friends.
The PRWeek Virtual Career Fair is an innovative virtual environment that offers free career advice in the form of three unique live webcast sessions.
- Moving Ahead- Why relocation could be the best next step for your career progression.
- A Diverse Industry- Lessons that can be learned from some of the top diverse PR pros in the industry.
- Continuing To Learn- The value of continuing your education while working full-time.
Featured speakers Karen Bloom, CEO, Bloom, Gross & Associates Louise Harris, president, international & senior counsel, global strategy, Ruder Finn May Petry, VP of corporate comms, Yahoo! Simon Sproule, corporate VP of global marcomms, Nissan Diane Thieke, marketing director, Dow Jones Rachel Wallins, director of global HR, Ketchum You will have the opportunity to: Attend live webcast presentations Meet with recruiters in online booths Search for positions in the PR industry Interact live with company HR representatives Drop off resumes.
Register for the career fair here.
If you’re not quite mid-level in your career yet, or you don’t know which route you’re going to take (agency, corporate, nonprofit, entertainment) my Mopwater Manual is a good place to start