Tag Archive | Professional Development

Back to the Future: Scholars Week WWU 2014

Scholar’s week continues to be a success at Western Washington University. A number of students within our Department of Communication Studies have been nominated for this prestigious week. In the spring of 2014 WWU honored students in Scholars’ Week 2014. Scholars’ Week is an event that provides an opportunity for students to present their research […]

Western Preview

What is Western Preview? It is an opportunity for incoming students and families to go and listen to department presentations. This gives the students a better understanding for the specific degrees they can pursue at Western Washington University. On April 2nd, 2016 Western Preview was held around campus. Jordan Black, Dr.Tara Perry, Professor Jennifer Hays, […]

E-mail Etiquette: Mistakes to Avoid

Have you sent a professional e-mail? Has someone actually ever trained you on what to do or what not to do? Business Insider  takes a look at  this e-mail that was actually sent from a Wisconsin student to a recruiter. All professionals should be aware of e-mail etiquette basics, as breaking the rules could result in not getting an interview […]

Professional Attire: Mixing and Matching Dress Shoes with Pants

Professional Attire: Mixing and Matching Dress Shoes with Pants

Do you ever wake up in the morning, get dressed for work, and wonder which shoes you should wear with which pants? As your professional wardrobe increases, it can be difficult to determine which combinations are accepted in the workplace. Luckily, Business Insider contributor Justin Jeffers has created an amazing chart with Microsoft Excel that outlines the […]