We don't want to be loved, what we need and deserve is a little respect
The morning after the PRCA national awards, Stephen Waddington and I spoke together at an event hosted by The Crowd And I. Entitled #Future PR, it discussed the industry's response to criticism of our trade. We were asked for our thoughts on The Independent's Ian Burrell's sweeping assertion that the past 12 months had been "a PR disaster for PR". Not surprisingly, we both rejected that view, and with some enthusiasm.