Global media organisation The New York Times has launched a campaign that tackles fake news and underlines the commitment required to produce quality, independent and honest journalism.
The high-profile incident of an agency distributing a 'fake' video of a cyclist taking revenge against sexist men in a van has been described as a cautionary tale for the PR industry.
In brief: Save the Children's Nick Jones joins Action for Children, plus wins for PRCO, Redtorch, Flint
Action for Children has hired Save the Children's Nick Jones in a senior role that includes comms. Plus Redtorch to publicise Detriot, Flint hired for Mayfair Art Weekend, The PRCO wins Pure Salt Luxury Hotels account, and more from PRWeek UK.
Kerris is set to join the agency on March 6, reporting to Kym White.
You're 'All Worth It' - Cheryl and Helen Mirren back Prince's Trust and L'Oréal campaign for under-confident young people
Dame Helen Mirren and Cheryl are among celebrities fronting a three-year campaign from The Prince's Trust and L'Oréal, which aims to help 10,000 young adults plagued with self-doubt.
Discount supermarket chain Aldi has appointed Red Consultancy as its UK consumer PR agency, following eight years with Weber Shandwick, PRWeek has learned.
Instinctif Partners was named City Agency of the Year at last night's PRCA City and Financial Awards, with Schroders picking up the award for the In-house Team of the Year.
Fever PR has appointed Thom James to the newly created role of head of social, as it looks to build its digital offering and break down "organisational barriers".
Unilever got the better of US food giant Kraft Heinz after the latter's unsuccessful takeover attempt.
Sport England wants to avoid the 'difficult second album' with the next wave of its groundbreaking 'This girl can' activity, which has morphed a campaign into a community.
In brief: PRCA City and Financial Awards winners, Fever hires social media chief, Spark's six-figure Bromium win
Who won at last night's PRCA City and Financial Awards? Plus Fever appoints social media chief, Bromium hands Spark six-figure brief, Beattie opens Cornwall office, House PR retain London Art Week, Cult's food festival win, and more from PRWeek UK.
Having breakfast the other morning with the director of a content agency, he commented that he thought the marketing and PR industry had commitment issues.
Hanover has hired former BT director of corporate affairs Michael Prescott to a new senior corporate and political role, as the agency reports 25 per cent revenue growth to £11.4m in 2016.
Membit is an AR photo-sharing app that allows "pictures to be placed and viewed in the exact location they were captured."
PRWeek takes a sidelong look at recruitment in public sector comms. Do you fancy Sarah Robert's role as comms manager at Essex County Fire and Rescue Service?
PR Account Director - Consumer Healthcare PR - Up to £50K Reuben Sinclair London
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SAE/JAM - B2B Tech - PR/Content Marketing/Social Fresh Connect London
Senior Account Manager - Account Director - Fully Integrated Agency PR Futures London (Central), London (Greater)
B2B Account Director The Foundry - Original London (Central)
Business news in January was dominated by the surprise £3.7bn takeover of Booker by Tesco - forming the largest food company in the UK
Ben Glanville, head of YouGov's Omnibus research team, explains the importance of planning and communication when commissioning fast-turnaround research
With London Fashion Week around the corner, YouTube's most exciting style bloggers will be an asset for brands wanting to connect with fashion and beauty followers. As growing audiences turn to YouTube for their beauty and style tips, Instrumental bring you the Top Ten Influencers to watch...
Corporate governance is increasingly important in today's digitally connected world. Regulations, including internal and external transparency, social vigilance, and institutional sanctions, will increase critical corporate integrity.
The public mood for change shows no signs of lessening and business must recognise that the UK now has a Government that is willing to enact change to satisfy the demands of the electorate
The new year means one thing for sport and lifestyle brands: New Year's resolutions. As growing audiences flock to YouTube for fitness tips, here are Instrumental's Top Ten Influencers that you need to watch...
How an empathy-centred mindset brought colleagues closer, made work better, and is now charting a path that could change the language of healthcare communications.
For brands, big movements in popular perception happen regularly - from unexpected crises to planned product changes. Find out how these things impact on customer attitudes - and how you need to respond.
Both the Brexit vote and Trump's rise to power has made 2016 an annus horribilis for everyone in the pundit-expert- prediction-business. For the PR industry, though, the ongoing transformation of influence brings both challenges and opportunities.