Category - Illini Success

Where will Illinois lead you? Our bloggers are all following their own paths. Read about their future plans and goals—they might just be similar to yours!

Build Your Brand at Illinois

If there’s one thing I have learned from the excellent advertising program at Illinois, it is that we are all our own individual brands. Just like Nike, Starbucks, and McDonald’s, each person is a brand...

Why I Love Advertising

When I transferred from the Division of General Studies into the College of Media at the end of my freshman year, I was ready to learn all I could about advertising, my new major. Since then, my love for advertising has...

How to Master Your Next Interview

These days, interviews are happening constantly, whether it be a job or college admission. Here are a few tricks to master your next interview. Research the company (or school) you are interviewing with. There...

Prof(ILL)es Series: Thomas Dowling

This is post 1 of 3 in my Prof(ILL)es Series. If you are interested in learning more about why I’m doing this or what this is, check out my introduction piece. Imagine you’re 15 years old. Imagine that since as long as...

University of Illinois Resume-Boosting Ideas

One of the most important factors of college is finding things to fill your resume with. Sometimes, it can seem hard to find the time or motivation to get those resume boosters, so here are a few ideas: Be a Teaching...