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Career Corner: What PR Leaders Look for in Job Candidates

Publication Date: 12/2009

Source: SO01 Public Relations Tactics
Product Code: 6C-120904
Organization/Author/Firm: Anonymous
Specialization(s): Career Development
Format: Newsletter Article (Tactics)
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When searching for a job, people often receive conflicting advice — from the best way to network to crafting the ideal cover letter. As part of its “A Forecast on Hiring in the Communications Industry” report, Heyman Associates spoke to 10 PR pros to see what they look for in a job candidate. What follows is an edited excerpt of these viewpoints from Heyman’s monthly e-newsletter. Details:

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