If you are about to finish school, or maybe even university like me, and you are following the developments of the PRCA and maybe this blog, it’s probably because you are considering a career in communications. One of the many beautiful things of the media and communications industry is the diversity of routes one can take… Continue reading Public Relations – To study or not to study?
In Monday’s article in campaign magazine, Shortlist’s Ella Dolphin discusses the issues ShortList and Stylist face, but more importantly the value her broad experience brings to both of these publications – a similar conversation I have had with my hairdresser last week*. The gist of all of these conversations is usually a mildly depressing one for students: That… Continue reading The value of experience
One of the first tasks I had to do in my first ever work experience in a small PR agency in London, was research PR Awards. “We’ve been around 5 years now, we should have one,” my boss told me, a line at which my eyes turned a bit squinty. Surely, a prestigious, one-of-a-kind award would… Continue reading PR Awards