I didn't get where I am today... by avoiding challenges

I didn't get where I am today... by avoiding challenges

The key skills for a successful comms career are often best honed during adversity, says Louise Evans, global comms director at Dentsu Aegis Network.

Agency doctor: the current agency team will not cut it in the future

Agency doctor: the current agency team will not cut it in the future

Agencies face a bright and promising future, but only if they move away from traditional structures and practices.

Learning to code in a day: is it possible, and is it worth it?

Learning to code in a day: is it possible, and is it worth it?

Coding isn't just for tech nerds any more. Savvy businesses are sending employees on crash-courses to learn all about it - with promising results.

Taking the fear out of networking

Taking the fear out of networking

Ex-european director of external communications at Coca-Cola Enterprises, Debbie Spitz, shares her tips on how to get the best from, and even enjoy, networking.

The new war for talent: why PR agencies are finding some roles hard to fill

The new war for talent: why PR agencies are finding some roles hard to fill

As the economy picks up, job opportunities are increasing across the PR industry. But is the talent there?

Richard Edelman, the new king of Cannes

Richard Edelman, the new king of Cannes

The Edelman CEO's Grand Prix win last month symbolises his vision for the modern PR agency. He outlines to Danny Rogers his ambitious plan to remould Edelman as a corporate 'game-changer'.

Mental Wealth: Call yourself a leader?

Mental Wealth: Call yourself a leader?

Our resident psychologist asks aspiring leaders: are you radical enough to incite establishment murder plots?

I didn't get where I am today... by having a life plan

I didn't get where I am today... by having a life plan

Planning has transformed our industry, but those skills don't apply to my personal trajectory, says Steve Marinker, managing director of Havas PR.

CERN's comms chief James Gillies opens a window on the universe

CERN's comms chief James Gillies opens a window on the universe

His mission may be to make science cool, but things can get pretty heated at the frontier of human knowledge, says CERN's comms chief James Gillies.

Stripe and BDO triumph at CIPR Excellence Awards

Stripe and BDO triumph at CIPR Excellence Awards

Edinburgh-based Stripe Communications last night claimed the prize for Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy at the CIPR Excellence Awards 2014.