Books of the year (to date)
Here's a summary of the professional books we've reviewed in 2021 to date.
Robert Phillips leads the way
Robert Phillips had a stellar career but was also a leading thinker who turned against public relations - for good reason.Here's a summary of his thinking.
#50over50: Caroline Black
We explore the career of a proud Londoner as we add Caroline Black to our #50over50 series.
The Seven Best Books on Writing
Anne Nicholls says anyone can write, but not everyone can create language that persuades, enlightens and inspires.
Review: Public Relations Ethics
We review the latest book from prolific public relations authors Trevor Morris and Simon Goldsworthy.
Review: Strategic Internal Communication
Kevin Ruck welcomes a valuable addition to the growing literature on internal communication.
Books of the year 2020
Here's our review-of-reviews of books published this year, leading to an overall editor’s choice.
Review: Why We Do What We Do
Dr Kevin Ruck wonders why psychology is not more widely applied in public relations. This new book provides a good overview.
So you want to work in… Publishing PR?
Olivia Thomas describes her work as a publicity manager for a book publisher.
Reflecting on six editions of The Public Relations Handbook
Alison Theaker reflects on the 'glacial shift' in public relations as she reflects on six editions of her textbook The Public Relations Handbook.
New book: Leading from home
'The job of a leader is not to provide certainty, but it is to inspire their teams to generate new thinking and new opportunities.' Author Tim Johns writes about leaders, teams, and the places they work.
Review: Crisis Communication Strategies
We review Amanda Coleman's new book on crisis communication.