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Mobile First, Web Second: Instagram Finally Lets Users Have Functional Web Profiles | TechCrunch

Mobile First, Web Second: Instagram Finally Lets Users Have Functional Web Profiles | TechCrunch | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Two years after its iOS-only launch, eight months after its billion-dollar Facebook acquisition, five months after designer Cole Reinke leaked an image of Instagram's efforts to bridge mobile and web, and one week after the company hit its most...
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The Best Tips for Tweeting Your Way to a Job - On Careers (usnews.com)

The Best Tips for Tweeting Your Way to a Job - On Careers (usnews.com) | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Savvy tactics for using Twitter to get hired.
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5 Things Your Online Journalism Portfolio Should Include - 10,000 Words

5 Things Your Online Journalism Portfolio Should Include - 10,000 Words | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
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Society of Professional Journalists: Survey: Job market remains steady for recent graduates

Society of Professional Journalists: Survey: Job market remains steady for recent graduates | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
The Society of Professional Journalists is the nation's most broad-based journalism organization, dedicated to encouraging the free practice of journalism and stimulating high standards of ethical behavior.
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10 Great Social Sites for Resume Building

10 Great Social Sites for Resume Building | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Creating the perfect resume is not easy. Luckily, there are a number of online resources dedicated to helping you create outstanding resumes.
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Hacking Knowledge: 77 Ways to Learn Faster, Deeper, and Better | OEDb

Hacking Knowledge: 77 Ways to Learn Faster, Deeper, and Better | OEDb | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Tips on how to learn better than ever before.
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What Job Seekers Need to Know in Today’s Digital Market

What Job Seekers Need to Know in Today’s Digital Market | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Think you have a pulse on what works in the digital job market? Check your strategy with these helpful tips.
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Melissa Harris-Perry: US Social Media Driven By Women, Minorities | The Nation

Melissa Harris-Perry: US Social Media Driven By Women, Minorities | The Nation | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Melissa Harris-Perry argues that social media platforms offer a voice to segments of the American population that might not have had one before.
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Newsrooms are getting whiter as their publications struggle | Crosscut.com

Newsrooms are getting whiter as their publications struggle | Crosscut.com | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Even the institutes that provide training for minority journalists are facing difficulties. "Seattle Times" publisher Frank Blethen says diversity remains essential for democracy and the newspapers that serve it.
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PR/Social Media Portfolio example

Chandra Towler is an alum of the U of M M.A. Journalism program.  This is her online portfolio.

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Personal Time Management | Time Management and Personal Effectiveness at Work

Effective personal time management tips to help you in setting goals and use your time productively.
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Follr.com - All your social profiles and your connections organized into a personal Website. Free.

Follr.com - All your social profiles and your connections organized into a personal Website. Free. | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
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A Round Up of Great Twitter Resources for Nonprofits

A Round Up of Great Twitter Resources for Nonprofits | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Twitter has become a great tool for businesses. More and more we hear of companies hiring Social Media Managers to implement and control their social media efforts, especially Twitter efforts. But what about Nonprofits?
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50 Terrific Twitter Chats for Journalism Students | Online Universities

50 Terrific Twitter Chats for Journalism Students | Online Universities | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
These chats offer students a great way to improve skills in writing, research, and web use.
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Five ways social media can help you find a job | BrighterLife.ca

Five ways social media can help you find a job | BrighterLife.ca | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Just as social media has become a popular way to stay in touch with family and friends, it’s also now a crucial part of the job search process.
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U of M Journalism Jobs & Internships

U of M Journalism Jobs & Internships | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
The Official Job & Internship Placement Website of the University of Memphis' Journalism Department...
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9 Ways Students Can Use Social Media to Boost Their Careers

9 Ways Students Can Use Social Media to Boost Their Careers | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
Here are nine things students should consider when starting to use social media professionally.
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10 Apps to Help Land a Job - SecondAct.com

10 Apps to Help Land a Job - SecondAct.com | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
These tools will guide you through every step of the job hunt process.
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How Social Media Can Help Journalists Reach Ethnically Diverse Groups | Poynter.

Latinos and African Americans lead all other racial and ethnic groups when it comes to texting and Twitter.

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Why newsroom diversity matters - 10,000 Words

Why newsroom diversity matters - 10,000 Words | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it
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Professional Organizations: Networking at its Finest

Professional Organizations: Networking at its Finest | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it

U of M M.A. student gives her recommendations for PR networking.  

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Career Services :: Contact Us :: University of Memphis

Career Services :: Contact Us :: University of Memphis | Professional Development Initiative | Scoop.it

Find out what Career Services at the U of M has to offer...

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