I Am A Great Communicator

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The past couple years have been difficult journey for me. Life has become a game, with trying to figure out how I can use my talents and interests to find a career that suits me. I have been told that I am a great communicator, good at managing different forms of social media, very creative, and that my writing skills have improved exponentially. These traits and talents led me to exploring public relations. A couple of my hobbies include cheering for sports teams, and traveling. One of the things that I find appealing about studying public relations is that you can go in a million different routes with a PR degree. Henceforth, I want to pursue getting a job in a public relations field with a sports team. To begin this pursuit, I looked up communications jobs within the National Hockey League. There happened to be a posting with the Arizona Coyotes franchise for a Director of Media Relations. To figure out whether this kind of job is right for me, I must analyse the required tasks and responsibilities that I would be have to deal with. They are as follows: • 5-7 years experience in a communications, public relations or media relations capacity • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills • Excellent writing and editing skills • Experience working with professional athletes, preferably while traveling with a team • Ability to work on deadline • Ability to handle multiple tasks From what I now know about the IPR program, this major should prepare me for this job really
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