2022 Associate Program FAQ

We took the most frequently asked questions from Associate candidates, and sent them to our employees who have been in the Program in previous years. These are their answers in their own words. What does a typical day look like for an Associate? Working as an associate is like working at a dynamic start-up — no day looks the same, but you’ll get a world of experience wearing different hats. From building relationships with key media contacts on your own, to thinking through social media strategy and being an integral…

From College to Corporate America

Associate Kennedy Peace reflects on the transition from college to the workplace and shares thoughts for recent graduates The thing about life is that we are often always waiting for what’s next. While in my undergraduate years at Hampton University, I thought a lot about what my future would hold following what everyone told me would be the best four years of my life. I had an idea of what my life would look like, but the transition from roundtable classroom discussions to client meetings is nothing like what I…

2021 Associate Program FAQ

We took the most frequently asked questions from Associate candidates, and sent them to our employees who have been in the Program in previous years. These are their answers in their own words What does a typical day look like for an Associate? Working as an associate is like working at a dynamic start-up — no day looks the same, but you’ll get a world of experience wearing different hats. From building relationships with key media contacts on your own, to thinking through social media strategy and being an integral…

2020 Associate Program FAQ

We took the most frequently asked questions from Associate candidates, and sent them to our employees who have been in the Program in previous years. These are their answers in their own words. Pictured: 2019 Associate Class (L to R: Taylor Key, Julia Klein, Nick Christy, Fabiana Benedini, Jackson Ruprecht) What does a typical day look like for an Associate? Working as an associate is like working at a dynamic start-up — no day looks the same, but you’ll get a world of experience wearing different hats. From building relationships…

Driving Impact: Behavior, Purpose, Activism

Three big takeaways from Sustainable Brands 2018 In early June, RF|Binder headed off to Vancouver to join more than 2,000 professionals at the annual Sustainable Brands conference. Also in attendance with me, was the head of our Social Impact and Sustainability practice, Annie Longsworth. Annie has been a constant staple at the conference since its beginning and has really solidified her position as a top thought leader in the space of social and environmental sustainability communications and strategy. This year, in addition to integrating new members in the SB life,…

The Future is Female

The future is female. It’s a phrase we hear often these days, as more women take positions of power, and more movements are launched to break barriers and ignite progress for females around the globe. As a female business leader, I find it important to use International Women’s Day as a time to reflect on where we’ve been and where we’re going, and to evaluate how we can best continue to press for progress. 2017 was a strong statement year for women. 5 million people stood up across the globe…