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Why does an industry that is two-thirds female serve women so badly when they have kids?

Why does an industry that is two-thirds female serve women so badly when they have kids?

Next Monday, PR professionals will attend a 'hack day' at the CIPR headquarters where a topic for debate will be how to stem the tide of skilled female practitioners leaving PR because of unsatisfactory maternity and return-to-work practices.

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Show me the money: Salary survey shows how financial PR is bringing home the bacon

Show me the money: Salary survey shows how financial PR is bringing home the bacon

Figures released this week in a salary survey have revealed that financial PRs are among the best-paid professionals in the industry, although corporate PRs are catching up fast, with in-house and consumer PRs bringing up the rear.

Salary survey reveals financial PR best paid but corporate catching up fast

Salary survey reveals financial PR best paid but corporate catching up fast

Financial PRs are among the best paid but corporate PRs are catching up fast, according to a UK salary survey of four industry sectors.

PRWeek Mentoring Project: 15 mentees named

PRWeek Mentoring Project: 15 mentees named

The 15 female PR professionals chosen to be 'mentees' as part of the PRWeek/Women in PR Mentoring Project have been named.

Russell Reynolds Associates brings in Man Bites Dog for UK PR brief

Russell Reynolds Associates, the global executive recruitment firm, has appointed Man Bites Dog as its retained UK PR agency following a five-way pitch.

Comedy Central UK nabs Buzzfeed UK's creative director

Comedy Central UK nabs Buzzfeed UK's creative director

Comedy Central UK has hired Buzzfeed's Philly Byrne as digital director as it looks to continue developing its online presence.

Tesco thought to be in talks to replace corporate affairs director

Tesco thought to be in talks to replace corporate affairs director

Tesco is in discussion with potential candidates to replace its corporate affairs director, Rebecca Shelley, as it struggles to deal with the fallout from a recent accounting scandal and declining revenues, PRWeek understands.

The real price of brand value

The real price of brand value

PR professionals have long understood the significance of brand value and reputation.

Twitter comms director Rachael Horwitz joins Facebook

Twitter comms director Rachael Horwitz joins Facebook

Twitter comms director Rachael Horwitz is to join social media rival Facebook in the role of director of technology comms.

Grayling joins PR Internships for All campaign

Grayling joins PR Internships for All campaign

Grayling is the latest agency to sign up for the PR Internships for All (PRIFA) campaign launched by the PRCA and PRWeek.

PRWeek UK unveils 30 Under 30

PRWeek UK unveils 30 Under 30

PRWeek UK has unveiled its 30 Under 30 list of the sector's brightest young stars.