Careers website Plotr appoints Claremont to promote psychometric game

Careers website Plotr appoints Claremont to promote psychometric game

Careers website Plotr has brought in Claremont Social Communications to encourage more teachers to use its free psychometric careers game for 11- to 14-year-olds.

Why the CIPR's maternity leave measures must lead to a fundamental shift

Why the CIPR's maternity leave measures must lead to a fundamental shift

Under one arm, you are cradling your baby. In the other, you are clutching your mobile phone briefing the editor of Newsnight on behalf of a client.

Birth of a new body

Birth of a new body

This week the CIPR introduces a new package of measures helping PR women navigate maternity leave. Board member and chair of the Professional Practices Committe Sarah Hall explains why this is so important.

CIPR maternity leave initiative aims to tackle "inexcusable" exodus of women

CIPR maternity leave initiative aims to tackle "inexcusable" exodus of women

The CIPR has introduced a number of measures to help members navigate the challenges of maternity leave as it attempts to stem the "inexcusable" amount of women leaving the industry.

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'.