Friday, October 1, 2010

2010 IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop

2010 IRTS Multicultural Career Workshop
International Radio & Television Society Foundation, Inc. |
Date:  November 18th & 19th
Location: New York, NY (midtown conference center)
Application Deadline:  Monday, October 11th
WORKSHOP:  Applicants who are selected to attend will:
Ø  Learn about opportunities in radio, television, advertising, and interactive media while attending a full day of seminars during the Workshop’s first day.
Ø  Meet human resources professionals from major media companies at one-on-one meetings during the Workshop’s second day.
Ø  Hone networking skills while meeting a broad range of industry professionals.
COST: Participants attend Workshop events free-of-charge. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.
ELIGIBILITY: Requirements - Juniors, seniors, graduate students and recent graduates with outstanding academic records and extracurricular experience are encouraged to compete for participation in the Workshop.
College Major - You do not need to be a communications major. IRTS seeks applicants who have demonstrated the skills necessary to succeed in a corporate environment, and/or have shown a sincere interest in communications through experience or extracurricular activities. Corporations have a wide range of departments – research, programming, production, news, public relations, sales, marketing, accounting, legal affairs, and creative services. Therefore, they look to hire individuals from many different disciplines.

NOTE: Students who are accepted are required to attend both the November 18th & 19th sessions.
For more information, and to download an application, log on to our website - and follow the link to “College Programs.” You may also click here:
The IRTS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, which brings together the wisdom and power of today’s leaders to train and educate the next generation of media and communication professionals through its many educational programs and diversity initiatives. IRTS programs ensure that our business reaches its highest potential in this exciting digital age.

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