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PRWeek podcast: The industry response to the pandemic's impact on PRs' mental health

PRWeek podcast: The industry response to the pandemic's impact on PRs' mental health

In a special episode of The PR Show, agency bosses say the mental health of their teams is among their top concerns heading into the “darkest depths of a cold winter”. We look at the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on mental health and how agencies are supporting employees.

‘Young people don't know or care about PR, our job is to go and inspire them' – Warren Johnson

‘Young people don't know or care about PR, our job is to go and inspire them' – Warren Johnson

The W Communications founder says the industry needs to inspire primary school-aged children in outreach programmes, while Xaxis director Akama Davies says the industry is at a disadvantage to other professions in attracting diverse talent.

IPG to keep pay reductions for top executives for rest of 2020

IPG to keep pay reductions for top executives for rest of 2020

WPP and Publicis have ended COVID salary cuts.

When it comes to returning to the office, the question isn't 'when' but 'why'

When it comes to returning to the office, the question isn't 'when' but 'why'

With half of our staff travelling an hour or more to the office, we need to make sure we fully understand the benefits it offers and make adjustments to maximise those benefits.

Alice Macandrew: Corporate affairs critical as businesses must close ‘talk' and 'walk’ gap

Alice Macandrew: Corporate affairs critical as businesses must close ‘talk' and 'walk’ gap

Companies are placing a greater value on corporate affairs due to the coronavirus crisis and this bodes well for practitioners, an industry leader has claimed, while lamenting how "well run, well capitalised" brands in travel are facing an existential threat.

Can you have a killer PR career despite having a killer problem?

Can you have a killer PR career despite having a killer problem?

Do you know how easy it is to develop a drinking or substance abuse problem in the UK PR industry? Pretty bloody easy.

Industry report: PR pros better at talking about mental health than acting on it

Industry report: PR pros better at talking about mental health than acting on it

PR professionals are improving at talking about their mental health, but getting worse at taking time off to deal with it, according to a new study that measured the impact of the pandemic on the industry’s mental wellbeing.

UAE utility giant Taqa names senior British energy exec as new comms chief

UAE utility giant Taqa names senior British energy exec as new comms chief

Taqa, the giant merged utility in Abu Dhabi, has hired an experienced British energy comms executive as its chief communications officer.

Can Sunak’s furlough scheme replacement save jobs in PR's hardest-hit agencies?

Can Sunak’s furlough scheme replacement save jobs in PR's hardest-hit agencies?

Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s Job Support Scheme will provide some relief for struggling agencies, but does the support go far enough? PRWeek asked PR leaders about the package and whether it can insulate the industry from another round of redundancies.