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Hollywood's stars loom large over PR industry in Los Angeles

Hollywood's stars loom large over PR industry in Los Angeles

The city's entertainment scene dictates the PR agenda, which means communications practitioners have to be well-rounded to shine brightly in other sectors.

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Salary Survey 2015: A seller's market

Salary Survey 2015: A seller's market

Salaries are strong. Opportunities to advance abound. The power lies with the PR workforce, and the pressure is increasingly on employers to develop overall compensation packages from which comms pros cannot walk away.

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All in a day's work: How PR agencies' skill sets are changing

All in a day's work: How PR agencies' skill sets are changing

The time to ask "what is PR?" is over. Rather, comms agencies find themselves quickly adapting to the mindset of "just do it."

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Best Places to Work in US PR 2014

Best Places to Work in US PR 2014

With compensation no longer the key trait of employee satisfaction, organizations are working hard to create office environments that foster collaboration, promote team building, provide a work-life balance, and help the environment.

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40 Under 40 2014: Heavy hitters

40 Under 40 2014: Heavy hitters

When it comes to being an influential leader, innovator, and pioneer in PR, age is just a number. PRWeek profiles 40 MVPs under 40, nominated by colleagues and peers, who are evolving the comms industry to new heights.

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Power List 2014: Power principals

Power List 2014: Power principals

In an evolving comms landscape, these 50 power players have the blueprint for effective global strategies as companies expand into new markets to increase growth and agencies promote their integrated business models. PRWeek enlisted mentors, colleagues, and friends to best describe what puts these influential PR pros in a class by themselves.

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Agency Business Report 2014

  • Smarter communications

    Global strategies, fueled by compelling content and integrated offerings helped agencies navigate a tricky 2013.
  • Global ambition

    Vast opportunities for PR firms in hot and emerging markets outweigh the challenges that come with worldwide expansion.

Newsmakers

FM Global's Zenofsky insures against comms disasters

FM Global's Zenofsky insures against comms disasters

From controlled explosions to a CEO transition, FM Global's head of PR and advertising leverages comms to safeguard the reputation of the company - and its clients.

From bees to birth control, Ray Kerins fights for Bayer's reputation

From bees to birth control, Ray Kerins fights for Bayer's reputation

Leveraging an 'engage-and-educate' approach when tackling issues, Bayer's SVP, head of comms, ensures transparency is at the heart of the legacy brand's messages.

Walmart's Dan Bartlett on leading comms for the biggest company in the world

Walmart's Dan Bartlett on leading comms for the biggest company in the world

Paying workers above minimum wage is just one way Walmart is trying to shed its negative image, says its EVP of corporate affairs. Leading a retail revolution is another.

First class delivery: How Patrick Fitzgerald is helping redefine FedEx

First class delivery: How Patrick Fitzgerald is helping redefine FedEx

As drone technology threatens to redefine the courier industry, FedEx's SVP of integrated marcomms delivers key strategies to further establish the brand's global reputation.

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