Meet Alexis Rodriguez. She’s the creator of The PR Closet, the Executive Director of Public Relations for Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, and she’s previously worked with other amazing companies like Sephora, Kate Spade Beauty and Diane von Furstenberg. We asked Alexis a few questions about her career, working in the PR industry, and what advice she had for college students. Check out what she had to say!
Because of intense competition, PR internships are difficult to land. There are a number of strong candidates in the job market, each one worthy of the position being offered. This is why it’s essential to bring along some original ideas, a strong work ethic, a broad knowledge of the industry and a resume that effectively showcases your expertise.
This blog was written by our Clemson University Campus Ambassador, Laura
The real world is scary. As a college senior, the mere mention of it causes my heart
rate to quicken. Okay, so maybe it isn’t that bad. The real world also seems exciting, or
maybe it will after I land my first job.
As I begin my job search, I have started to reflect on my internship experiences. What
parts of the job did I like? What didn’t I like? What kind of job would I like to work?
Fortunately, I have had the opportunity to work three internships during my college
Lauren Berger created Intern Queen Inc. in 2009, after successfully completing 15 internships and college and recognizing a need for more internship resources. Her online platform, www.internqueen.com, serves as the home of the business and allows students access to apply for any internship they want free of charge. The site also features daily content on how to make the most of high school, college, and post-grad experiences.