Class Library Career Insights: Haley Carlson of Tribune Publishing

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  • Title:Career Insights: Haley Carlson of Tribune Publishing
  • Category:Careers
  • Level:Beginner
  • Length:11 min
  • Posted:12/2/2014
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Haley Carlson, director of national events and sponsorships for Tribune Publishing, oversees a team of event planners across the country for brands like the Chicago Tribune, Washington Post, LA Times, and many others. In this interview, Haley shares how she got her start in events, what types of events her team manages, what she looks for in new hires, and what it takes to succeed as an in-house planner for a major corporation.

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Career Insights with Haley Carlson 11:16
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What Do You Do, & How Did You Get Started? 5:34
What Do You Look For in New Hires? 4:25
What Are Some Misconceptions About Event Planning? 1:35

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