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.1 comment
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Ilona Hitel, the founder of The CommsCo, on two key reasons for her success.
Gemma Nelson, 37, already had nine years' experience in internal comms and as a press officer at Ordnance Survey when she spotted that the social media department was understaffed and underperforming at the Government-owned map-maker.
Hiive, an online network for creative people, has produced a video featuring journalist and author Caitlin Moran and producer Ash Atalla sharing their tips for how to get into creative industries.
Sue Garrard, Unilever's comms supremo, is also in charge of implementing the firm's revolutionary Sustainable Living Plan - but as a woman in a senior position her "power of purpose" is creating ripples far beyond her immediate sphere.
A new agency called Semaphore London was launched today, promising to blend the agility of PR with the content abilities of a top ad agency.
Following International Women's Day last Sunday and to coincide with our women's issue, PRWeek asks why an industry that is two-thirds female has such clear imbalances when it comes to senior roles and pay equality. We spoke to senior women in the industry about the main barriers women in PR face, why we should do something about it, and what steps the industry can take to tackle this issue.
An online network for creative people, Hiive, was launched yesterday alongside Create UK - a government-backed strategy to support the development of the creative industries.
Maximise your potential by planning ahead and having a strategy, says Alice Weightman, founder of Hanson Search.
As a mum of three and an owner of a PR agency, keeping up with the constant demands of a fast-paced life can be a struggle.
It's more than a box-ticking exercise; it can help companies retain the best talent and produce the best work possible.
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