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Ask Laurel: How Can I Go From College to Career?

Still in school but want to start your career in journalism? Mediabistro.com founder Laurel Touby tells you how to stop dreaming and start doing!

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  3. Teresa Wu Interviews Laurel Touby (12:03) 12:03 FREE!
    Laurel provides a wealth of knowledge by answering questions from mediabistro.com intern Teresa Wu. She gives resume advice, stresses the importance of making connections, and covers the do's and don'ts of blogging.
  4. Teresa Wu Interviews Laurel Touby (continued) (12:26) 12:26 FREE!
    Laurel discusses finding a subject matter that truly interests you and showing off your skills.

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Teresa Wu is a summer intern at mediabistro.com eager to start her career while still in school, but not quite sure how. She finds a great resource in mediabistro.com founder Laurel Touby. Listen in as they discuss internships, forging business relationships, and showcasing your digital skills. (Also, Teresa gets busted for blogging about her employer.)

The result is an entertaining, insightful, and invaluable interview for anyone who wants to break into the media business.

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