10 PR Leaders Share Their Best Career Advice


Your education has provided an excellent foundation for a career in public relations — but the most successful professionals never stop learning. The question most often asked by students and recent graduates is about career advice. We asked top public relations leaders to share their best career advice. Here’s what they told us.



Leaders exert significant influence on the success, future and image of their profession. Yet, only a few PR studies have explored this important topic.

One goal of the Plank Center is to build a research-based foundation of knowledge regarding the values, qualities and dimensions of excellent leadership, mentorship and diversity and inclusion in PR.