Where is public relations?
Is public relations a management discipline or a media practice? Universities have very different ideas about where it belongs as an academic discipline.
Review: Journalism and PR
Proflific professor Jim Macnamara addresses the old debates about PR and journalism in this recent book - and has something new to say. His approach is to address the blind spot in media studies and journalism over public relations.
We name Britain’s best PR student blogger 2017
Heather Yaxley announces her Best Student PR blogger of 2017... Find out who came out on top and what you can learn from them.
How to ace your PR degree (part 1)
Top tips on how to succeed in your PR degree. Part one of a two part series by Polly Foster, a professional web editor and social media content producer who has gained an MSc in Corporate Communication from Leeds Beckett University.
Umberto Eco’s contribution to PR thinking
An article by Miriam Pelusi about Umberto Eco’s contribution to PR thinking
‘Poison Ivy’ Lee and propaganda
This is an article by Tim Morris on ‘Poison Ivy’ Lee and propaganda.
Richard Bailey's book review of Brandjack: How Your Reputation is at Risk From Brand Pirates and What To Do About It By Quentin Langley
Ivy Lee and the origins of the press release
This is an article by Tim Morris about Ivy Lee and the origins of the press release.
My dissertation in a picture
An article by Iliyana Stareva about her dissertation about social media's impact on the PR industry.