Morgan Karbowski is an intern with the Weber Shandwick Tech team, where she supports both B2C and B2B technology clients. She studied Public Relations at the University of Oregon. She is passionate about sushi, the Oregon Ducks, her family and her puppy, Owen.
“Tips from the Intern Desk” is a series offering firsthand insights and advice from WSW Seattle interns. I’ve been what my friends describe as a “hardcore perfectionist” my entire life. Maybe it’s the 15 years of pre-professional ballet training. Or maybe it’s just a hardwired fear of red ink. Nonetheless, that little nagging monster is […]
Last week, Weber Shandwick hosted Matt Hooper and Bryce Blum of IME Law, a Seattle-based law firm specializing in interactive media and entertainment law, to familiarize our staff of the many transformations occurring in the entertainment industry today. Specifically, Matt and Bryce focused on the unique role Seattle is playing in this revolution. By way of introduction, […]
The inaugural Women in Business and Leadership Initiative (WIBLI) Awards luncheon was recently held at the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber, which I was able to attend with several of my Weber Shandwick Seattle colleagues. Here’s what I learned: 1. What WIBLI is all about WIBLI was founded by the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber in 2014 with a focus on empowering […]
Prior to my internship at Weber Shandwick, I had little direct PR experience. My background in Political Science and Journalism gave me a worldly perspective, but the majority of PR jargon was foreign to me. When I applied for jobs, I knew other candidates would have at least one PR internship on their resume, along […]
During my freshman year of college, I decided that a double major in journalism and political science was the perfect first step to becoming a famous international correspondent (or a famous local city hall reporter, whichever came first). But after three years of school – and a better understanding of PR – I had changed […]
Internships are the gateway to deciding your career path, providing you with an opportunity to work with experts in your field and offering the experience and advice that will sculpt your career interests. Each internship varies, and it’s important to explore your options and figure out your career path by diversifying your internship. Here are some […]
619 days after graduating from Western Washington University, I walked into my first day at Weber Shandwick Seattle, and hit the ground running. Admittedly, I started my internship with the Seattle office’s Technology Practice with minimal knowledge of the technology industry, and I knew that in order to establish myself and find my stride, I […]