5 ways to land your dream PR job in 2012

Ready to go after a shiny new job this year? This HR pro has the tips you need to make it happen.

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PR helps enhance and maintain the image of a business, event or high-profiled person.

Yes, that is sexy. It’s why you strive to reach your dream job in PR.

PR at Sunrise published an article a few weeks ago that asked PR students and pros if they would rather work at a PR agency or in-house PR department. I thought it provided a good opportunity to share some advice on how to get the job you are looking for.

1. Work your network

Know someone at an agency where you’re just dying to work? Spruce up your resume, network like no other, and show your worth. Reach out to your network, especially to someone who will receive an incentive for referring you. Pull together your own case studies and present them in a format that will turn the eye of even the most weathered HR professional.

2. Exemplify the company’s values

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