Listening to employees: from measurement to meaning
How good are organisations at listening to employees and why should they bother? Download Kevin Ruck's research report into listening in internal communication updated for 2021 to find out.
Review: Exploring Public Relations and Management Communication
For fifteen years, public relations students have turned to the textbook known as Tench and Yeomans. Now, as Teela Clayton explains, they'll be consulting Tench and Waddington.
Books of the year 2020
Here's our review-of-reviews of books published this year, leading to an overall editor’s choice.
IC past and IC future
'Internal communication is not marketing or media relations simply applied to employees. Nor is it internal journalism.' Dr Kevin Ruck looks for lessons learned during the pandemic.
Who do you serve?
AMEC's revised Barcelona Principles instruct us to consider the impact of organisations and communicaiton on society. Academic thinking can help with this.
#50over50: Dr Johanna Fawkes
We profile public relations scholar Dr Johanna Fawkes in our #50over50 series.
Review: Post-Truth Public Relations
In this wideranging new book, Gareth Thompson argues that we've already passed 'peak PR'.
Review: Rethinking Public Relations
We review an important new book that asserts the central role of persuasion in public relations.
From Bournemouth to Boston
The International History of Public Relations Conference celebrated its tenth anniversary last week.
Review: Local Democracy, Journalism and Public Relations
This book tells the story of the decline of local news and local democracy during the 'austerity years.'
My doctoral diary (part one)
Guest contributor Miriam Pelusi explains why she's returned to the UK for her doctoral studies.