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