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What are the latest hiring trends in the PR profession? Where are the opportunities? How can you put your best foot forward with recruiters and interviewers? Whichever direction you choose, PRSA has contacts and resources to support your career advancement.

To help you get started, PRSA offers Associate Membership to communicators with less than two years of experience in the field. This membership level provides the same benefits as full PRSA membership, but at a reduced yearly rate.

The Benefits of PRSA Associate Membership

  • FREE New Professionals Community. Become part of the New Professionals Section, a community of PRSA members who are in the first three years of their career. Network with peers while receiving expert feedback on the best ways to assess and accelerate your career advancement. Additionally, build critical knowledge and skills through newsletters, mentoring, podcasts, webinars and in-person events tailored for new professionals.
  • PRSA Chapters. Whether you stay close to home after graduation or move to a new city, the nearest PRSA Chapter offers a new community of mentors, colleagues and friends. Find support from professionals who know the local area, media, and business and employment opportunities. You may join a PRSA Chapter when you join PRSA National, or you can wait until you know where you will be settling down.
  • Professional Interest Sections. As a member of a PRSA Section, find insights on the challenges facing sectors such as health care, associations, sports and entertainment, and more. Stay current on the latest best practices through industry-specific newsletters, podcasts, webinars and in-person events.

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Questions? Send an email to Member Services or call (212) 460-1400.

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