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11 Reasons Why PR Is Awesome

People have mixed opinions about a career in PR. Some love it, others want to run far from it. I for one am all about that life. Here's why.

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Never a dull moment

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Every day is different. Different clients, different stories. 'Boring,' what's that!?

Social media is our life

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We get to be on Twitter for work! #YAY

Socializing 4eva

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You meet new people ALL THE TIME. From media to client collaborators, you’re always growing your network with so many cool and interesting people!

Events 5eva

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Ya can't spell PARTY without PR!

You get to play dress-up more times than in most careers because of all the events you organize or are invited to. And it’s usually open bar so…

We're trendsetters ya'll

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You always know what’s trending or predict what will be hot in the near future and everyone relies on you for your advice. No biggie.

You work wherever you want

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You never have to be stuck in one industry. You can work in a field that interests you or jump from industry to industry with multiple clients so you always get to do what you love!

Solving problems is satisfying

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There’s nothing more fulfilling than being faced with a problem, being responsible for solving it, and coming up with answers that make everyone’s lives easier. It’s a confidence boost and always keeps your brain working.

Lots of coffee and alcohol

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D U H.

You're surrounded by creativity

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You’re always learning and discovering new stories and ideas. You appreciate a good story and enjoy the process because it inspires creativity for your own work.

Early access to information

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Be it a crisis or the newest products, you’re always the first one to learn about it.

Lots of Swag

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This might not be true for some industries but in fashion and lifestyle PR, UM HELLO FREE STUFF!

It's simply fabulous and not everyone can do it

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Lastly, it's demanding, tough, and takes a lot of effort and energy. But if you truly love what you do, you feel fabulous and exactly like Miss Skeleton up there!

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