Lockdown Life

Lockdown Life: PR leaders reflect on the past 6 months

Agency execs including FleishmanHillard’s John Saunders and BCW’s Chris Foster share how they have been coping personally and professionally.

Home alone during the pandemic: What it’s been like for 6 PR pros

In this week’s Lockdown Life, they shared the toll the experience has taken on their mental health.

An inside look at interning during a pandemic

Jaylen Jeffreys shares her experiences as a quarantined intern at Anthem in this week’s Lockdown Life.

Trading city life for the burbs: Why these 4 PR pros opted for a change of scenery

In this week’s Lockdown Life video, they talk about the stresses of moving during a pandemic.

Fowl play: The latest craze is PR pros flocking to buy chickens

One executive says it’s even ‘brought me closer to my colleagues and clients’ of the non-feathered variety.

TikTok influencers overnight? 3 PR pros mastering the platform

In this week’s Lockdown Life, three execs talk about joining the platform during the pandemic.

Paddleboarding, painting, ukulele: 4 PR pros share their lockdown hobbies

Learn about the new and often quirky hobbies picked up while working from home in this week’s Lockdown Life.

Genealogy, needlepoint, Animal Crossing: The lockdown hobbies 4 PR pros are discovering

In this latest edition of Lockdown Life, four experts show that you still need to decompress after a long day of work, especially if it’s at home.

HPE execs can’t avoid being ‘grilled’ by staffers, even in lockdown

PRWeek’s latest Lockdown Life video explores the company’s Grilling Execs series.

What it’s like to launch a PR consultancy during a pandemic

Ron Guirguis, Stephanie Rudnick and Linda Eatherton share their experiences in PRWeek’s latest Lockdown Life video.

Who starts a new job during a pandemic? These 3 PR pros did

They talk about the unique experience in this latest Lockdown Life video interview.

Allison+Partners on pitching for Budweiser via Zoom

…and others discuss the challenges of pitching for business remotely.

‘I was in bed for 29 days’: 3 PR pros recall their bouts with COVID-19

They also share how their agencies responded.

Recent grads on entering the PR workforce and the brands that inspire them

Plus, how a new PR Council program is filling the internship void.

After two months of WFH, PR pros’ children think they ‘sell drugs,’ ‘deliver potato chips’

In the final 'Describe My Job' video installment, five PR pros asked their children what they do for a living, and the responses are, well...

Video: 'Your job seems too boring' - Kids and partners observe PR pros in quarantine

Six industry experts ask family members (including a dog): Describe my job.

Video: ‘You make tacos?’ PR pros’ kids and partners still don’t understand what they do

Even after two months quarantined at home together, no clue.