What are we? Industry, profession or occupation?
Public relations is a professionalising field - but not yet a full profession. We review the arguments in favour of the status quo.
Time for Trusted Comms
'Trusted, ethical communications practice is critical to drive the behaviour change needed to meet decarbonisation targets.' Sarah Purcell asserts the value of construction communication.
Briefing: professional ethics
We draw on professional codes and the academic literature to provide an overview of ethics in public relations.
How to study public relations (pandemic edition)
Many new students are starting degree courses and many candidates are embarking on professional qualifications. Here's our advice to them.
Rowing against the tide
Richard Bailey challenges orthodox thinking around ethics, conscience and CSR.
Briefing: public relations membership bodies
In the first of a two-part briefing, we look at the two main membership bodies for UK public relations.
Seven career questions to Maud Davis
Consultant, trainer and lecturer Maud Davis answers our questions about her public relations career.