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Challenge for Emerging Leaders, Chicago

Twenty public relations students gathered at DePaul University to take part in the second Challenge for Emerging Leaders on Nov. 9 – 11, 2017.

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Millennials, Diversity and Inclusion in the PR Industry

Focused on millennial communication professionals and diversity and inclusion, The Plank Center’s webinar is on-demand. Read more

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Legacies from PR Legends

The heroes of our profession have inked personal messages of counsel and experience for countless generations of PR professionals.

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Mentorship Guide

The Plank Center offers a tactical, skill-based mentorship guide available for broad educational use for all Plank partners. Read more

Why is mentoring so important?

Plank Center Study Identifies Mentoring Benefits, Developmental Requirements

The Plank Center has released a formal white paper highlighting the benefits and best practices entailed in the mentoring process. Read more

Resources

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Mentorship Guide Download

Backed by collegiate white pages, top industry professionals and researchers, The Plank Center’s Mentorship Guide offers a living series of tips and tricks on how to get the most out of a mentorship relationship.

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Grants & Awards

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Q&A with our Honorees

Mentoring is a “hot” topic in many professions including public relations. Our 2016 “Milestones in Mentoring” honorees shared their mentoring tips, challenges, inspiration, advice, and much more.

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5 Steps to Better Leadership

We need many more effective, ethical and excellent leaders in our profession. You can’t go out and buy a bottle of secret leadership sauce, but you can upgrade your leadership software by taking these five steps.

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Latest News

Challenge for Emerging Leaders, Chicago

 

Twenty public relations students gathered at DePaul University in Chicago to take part in the second Challenge for Emerging Leaders, hosted by The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations on November 9 – 11.

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Ron Culp Inducted into Arthur W. Page Society Hall of Fame

Celebrating the substantial contribution to the advancement of the profession, Ron Culp is the first recipient to be awarded the Arthur W. Page Society’s two prestigious honors – induction into the Page Society Hall of Fame (2017) and awarding of the Distinguished Service Award (2006).

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