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A Summer on the Inside

From agency-wide brainstorms to creating a comprehensive communications campaign, our experience as Summer Insiders at MSLGROUP Boston has provided us with an in-depth glimpse at what it’s like to work at a world-class, public relations agency. Now that our internship at MSLGROUP is drawing to a close, here are some highlights and some things we’ve learned from our summer on the inside: A Visit from Ron Gui ...

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Working in a Group: 10 Best Practices

When it comes to group projects, it’s important to create an environment where everyone feels welcome to contribute ideas and bring their strengths to the table. This year, MSLGROUP New York’s Summer Insiders are working together to create a campaign that sells our client’s service to a new target audience, and to do so we’re pitching a valuable idea that’s within budget. We split into two teams in friendly ...

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Views from The Hill

As a kid, everyone dreams of being President one day (and you are lying if you say you didn’t!). While most of us never grow up calling the big white house on Pennsylvania Avenue home-sweet-home, we, the interns of Washington, D.C. Qorvis MSLGROUP get to call this city our home for the summer. Working a few streets over from some of the most influential and powerful people in the nation can be slightly inti ...

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Transplanted: When a Midwesterner and a Southerner Intern in the Pacific Northwest

Launching our careers at a global agency like MSLGROUP means we’re bound to face opportunities in exciting new places. For us, that meant leaving the Midwest and the South to become Summer Insiders at MSLGROUP’s Seattle office. Beyond new local discoveries, we’ve learned firsthand the benefits of branching out. Seattle Discoveries #Views: While Seattle’s hills can turn a relaxing stroll into full-blown card ...

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The Insider’s Scoop with Curt Kundred

We had the unique opportunity recently to sit down with a seasoned PR professional - Curt Kundred, MSLGROUP’s Managing Director of U.S. Western Region & Global Head of Strategic Partnerships and Acquisitions in the San Francisco office - and question him about his career successes, challenges and advice. Here’s our Insider’s Scoop. Although Curt envisioned himself in politics, his early technology exper ...

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The Top 10 Things Every PR Intern Needs:

So you’ve landed an internship— congrats! But, now that you have it, what do you need to succeed? Especially for first-time interns, it’s often hard to know how to prepare for a successful summer. That’s why we, MSLGROUP’s Chicago Summer Insiders, have pulled together a list of ten items that are essential for a great PR internship. A notebook Because if you’re not taking notes, you’re doing something wrong ...

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5 PR Hacks Every Young Professional Should Know

Just about anybody will tell you that an internship will serve as one of the biggest learning curves in your professional career. Whether it’s a training, hands-on experience or a research project, interns juggle the challenge between learning and productivity on a day to day basis – and it’s not easy! It is imperative to keep up with the many trends and styles of journalists, especially in the world of PR. ...

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The Devil Wears Prada: Summer Insiders Edition

Coffee runs. Lots and lots of coffee runs. Isn’t that the persona of an intern? Someone who’s designated to perfect the team’s coffee order? Blame it on The Devil Wears Prada for giving us the idea that all an intern will achieve in life is mastering whether or not his or her boss meant a cappuccino with two sugars or an iced macchiato with three. However, we quickly realized that being an intern at MSLGROU ...

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