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Do we need women-only clubs to foster female entrepreneurs in PR?

Do we need women-only clubs to foster female entrepreneurs in PR?

As we celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week this week, it's as good a time as any to reflect on the fact that I've been an entrepreneur for 15 years.

Flack on Friday: Bell Pottinger - the movie, Bitcoin race, Ogilvy history lesson

Flack on Friday: Bell Pottinger - the movie, Bitcoin race, Ogilvy history lesson

In Flack this week: who wants to make the Bell Pottinger saga into a Hollywood movie? Plus the agency Bitcoin race hots up, Manchester Christmas campaign is a hit (internally, at least), and more.

We have an unlimited holiday scheme and I am not sure it works - but not for the reason you might think

We have an unlimited holiday scheme and I am not sure it works - but not for the reason you might think

I read yesterday's piece on unlimited holiday with interest, as I introduced a similar policy when launching Ready10, 20 months ago.

Unlimited holiday means Golin's UK staff take 'two or three more days a year' - while Manifest London has 'stopped counting'

Unlimited holiday means Golin's UK staff take 'two or three more days a year' - while Manifest London has 'stopped counting'

Golin's London staff have been taking an average of two or three days extra holiday a year since the firm introduced an unlimited leave policy 18 months ago, according to its MD.

Case study: How the London Ambulance Service 'NEE-NAW' tweet went viral

Case study: How the London Ambulance Service 'NEE-NAW' tweet went viral

A tweet by London Ambulance Service (LAS) went viral last week, with 1.7 million impressions, nearly 10,000 retweets and plenty of celebrity engagement, as well as being name-checked across national media and broadcast channels.

Paying the 'Living Wage' is one of the keys to unlocking diversity in PR

Paying the 'Living Wage' is one of the keys to unlocking diversity in PR

This week is Living Wage Week, when businesses large and small across the country raise awareness of their commitments to pay all staff a Living Wage.

Women's Equality Party and Now launch Equal Pay campaign

Women's Equality Party and Now launch Equal Pay campaign

The Women's Equality Party are launching a campaign to mark Equal Pay Day today, the symbolic date whereby women effectively stop being paid a salary, relative to men.

Which charities pay their PR staff the most? And what is the specialism's gender pay gap?

Which charities pay their PR staff the most? And what is the specialism's gender pay gap?

A new study from CharityComms shows that the average gender pay gap for charity marcoms professionals has widened to 14 per cent.

Local authorities lead public sector organisations for early gender pay gap reporting

Local authorities lead public sector organisations for early gender pay gap reporting

Councils are the leading public sector organisations for early reporting of their gender pay gap, according to a PRWeek analysis of more than 200 employers which have submitted figures so far.

So, you want my job? Media relations manager (campaigns), Network Rail

So, you want my job? Media relations manager (campaigns), Network Rail

PRWeek takes a sidelong look at recruitment in public sector comms. Do you fancy Donna Mitchell's job as media relations manager (campaigns) at Network Rail?