Insights from Kevin Ruck
New fast track in-person option to become IC qualified
Kevin Ruck and Martin Flegg reflect on the new accelerator face to face internal communication courses launched recently by PR Academy.
How internal communication underpins strategic alignment
Dr Kevin Ruck reviews the latest academic and practitioner thinking on the role of internal communication in strategic alignment and previews his forthcoming publication with Mike Pounsford and Howard Krais.
Flaws and negative consequences of ‘internal marketing’
An internal marketing and promotional perspective on communicating with employees is fundamentally flawed argue Kevin Ruck and Martin Flegg.
Review: Building a Culture of Inclusivity
Kevin Ruck welcomes a new book on diversity, equity and inclusion - and another addition to the internal communication bookshelf - as a useful resource for practitioners.
Unpacking internal communication and employee engagement
Dr Kevin Ruck argues that a more sophisticated understanding of employee engagement has consequences for internal communication.
Review: Internal Communication and Employee Engagement
Kevin Ruck reviews a new book that 'represents a burgeoning field of internal communication research.'
Research into public relations education reveals mixed picture
A new research report published today argues that public relations is professionalising. Yet at the same time it reports on the steep decline in undergraduate public relations degree courses.
New research into the state of public relations education in the UK
If you have undertaken training, a professional qualification, or have studied public relations at degree level recently (within the past three years) we’d love to hear from you.
Qualifications: PR’s hidden success story
As they reflect on the past 15 years as a specialist professional training company, PR Academy's directors Kevin Ruck and Ann Pilkington offer thanks to their colleagues and partners - and to the thousands of practitioners who have become qualified through their courses.
Mind the PR Gap 2022: programme and booking
Mind The PR Gap 2022 was a free online event open to practitioners, academics, researchers and students exploring PR research and practice – (took place on13 July 2022).
About Mind the PR Gap
Mind the PR Gap focuses on connecting PR research and practice. It discusses contemporary topics to offer a clear agenda for change. Find out more.
Review: Current Trends and Issues in Internal Communication
Kevin Ruck reviews a new edited text that has made it straight onto the reading list for PR Academy's delivery of the CIPR Specialist Diploma: Internal Communication.