CAREER

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Allison Murphy: Lessons in Leadership

Allison Murphy, Vice President of Ad Innovation at The New York Times. She gave us the skinny on attending business school, her passion for media, and her transition from management consulting to working for one of the world’s most recognized ...
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Kate White: Say Yes and Figure It Out

Transitioning from one job to the next can be terrifying, even when you’re Kate White, who went from editor-in-chief of Redbook to the same role at Cosmopolitan. “You’re a better fit than you realize. You don’t have to be 100-percent ...
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Judith Harrison: Take Charge of Your Career

There’s never that perfect balance and we need to be comfortable with that discomfort, Judith Harrison believes. “In my mind, the key to handling that is self-care. Our first job is to take care of ourselves. We deserve it and ...
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Master the Compensation Conversation

For the annual performance review, many employees begin a mad dash to pull together a self-assessment but only a few take the next step and address their compensation expectations ...
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Digital Agency: The Mind of BrainTrust

Have you ever imagined working in a cool, global digital marketing and social media agency that is at the pulse of creativity and culture? Go behind the scenes at BrainTrust and find out ...
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Tips from NYWICI Coaches

Tips, tricks and words of advice from the NYWICI coaches. Learn more about our coaches, our coaching program and all the benefits of a New York Women in Communications membership ...
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Pursuing That Promotion

Career experts offer tips from workplace sticky situations to striking a work/life balance that is perfect for you, pursuing that promotion and asking for the salary you deserve ...
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Beca Alexander

How to Become A Social Media Influencer

Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter–keeping up on social media can certainly seem overwhelming, but having that online presence is undoubtedly important in the communications industry today ...
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Use Career Mapping to Advance Your Career

Your career path is not linear—instead, it’ll be messy and uneven. But there are no “wrong turns,” because no matter which way you go, as long as you are learning and growing, you are still going on an upward trajectory ...
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Madonna badger

Changing the Portrayal of Women in Advertising

Madonna Badger, Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Badger & Winters, is on a mission to change the advertising industry. Her firm researched the effect that objectification of women has on individuals and brands.  It found that the approach can ...
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Summer Internships: Value for Leaders and Students Alike

Summer is quickly approaching and soon you’ll begin to trickle into the office. I know you’re eager to learn a lot in the months ahead but the experience is of tremendous value on both sides ...
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Making a Career Change

Making a career change is a big decision. It can have a big payoff if it’s the right move, but can turn into a big regret if you pivot without thinking things through. Career coach Caroline Ceniza-Levine shares how to ...
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