‘Stealing thunder’ in sports public relations
In this CIPR Professional PR Diploma assignment, Stuart Moffatt argues for 'stealing thunder' in sports PR.
Crisis management expert Chris Tucker asks who was responsible for risk assessing the Build-a-Bear price promotion.
Report: Global Reputation Forum, Oxford
We report on a high level conference that addressed reputation from political, social and economic - rather than narrow public relations - perspectives.
Report: Charity Comms Psychology of Communication conference
Dr Kevin Ruck reports on 'a welcome addition to the programme of events in the UK with its dedicated focus on the application of psychology in communication.'
What are we? An industry? A profession? An occupation?
Public relations is a professionalising field - but not a full profession. We review the arguments in favour of the status quo.
AMEC day two: a question of integration
Day two of the AMEC summit discussed the challenge of integration.
The perfectionism paradox
Perfectionists tend to achieve high grades. But will they necessarily succeed in public relations roles?
Charlie Hebdo media discourse analysis
Jennifer Sanchis studied media discourse around the 2015 Charlie Hebdo attacks for her dissertation.
Towards a theory of hygge public relations
Leeds Beckett final year Rebecca Midgley summarises her dissertation in which she explored a theory of hygge public relations.
Blue sky thinking: part two
Today, Andy Green initiates the 'Dublin Conversation' seeking consensus around a new purpose for public relations and communication.