PR News asked readers to fill in the blank and answer this question: “I knew I wanted to work in PR when_____.”
Readers replied with myriad answers—all good, but too many to share. Still, we thought we would share some of the interesting replies, without ranking or any particular order.
Mike K. : “I realized I would starve on a journalist’s salary.”
Erika L.: “When I realized I could help people get their messages out to the public.”
Chloe A.: “I took my first intro class in college and immediately fell in love.”
Charlotte P. says: “I found myself looking forward to work on a Monday morning!”
David G. says: “When my astronomy professor said, ‘No way.’”
Annie S. says: “I realized I need something that is constantly changing, challenges me and involves media!”
Kent A. : “I knew I could tell a story worth repeating.”
What about you, when did you realize that you wanted to work in PR?
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