I was invited to give a presentation on forging a career after journalism school, so I thought I’d collect my thoughts here!
Do you have a current resume?
What do you want to accomplish in your career?
Do you have time to do some internships?
Do you have ideas for side jobs/secondary sources of income?
Are you networking, especially where you want to work?
Chelsey’s career tips
- Explore interests and gain skills.
- Pay careful attention to everything you do. Do it right the first time.
- Volunteer to work more, learn more and help out more.
- Be kind!
- Read Harvey Mackay’s column.