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'It's time for a quantum leap in our industry' - healthcare PR firm Synergy Vision rolls out four-day working week

'It's time for a quantum leap in our industry' - healthcare PR firm Synergy Vision rolls out four-day working week

Medical communications consultancy Synergy Vision is implementing a four-day working week without a reduction in pay.

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PR in the grips of 'overtime epidemic' - professionals work 24 extra days unpaid each year, study finds

PR in the grips of 'overtime epidemic' - professionals work 24 extra days unpaid each year, study finds

The PR industry is in the grips of an overtime epidemic with more than a quarter (27 per cent) of professionals working unpaid overtime on a daily basis, a groundbreaking new study shared with PRWeek has found.

'There's plenty to be inspired by when there's a pint involved' - what drives creative PRs? (part three)

'There's plenty to be inspired by when there's a pint involved' - what drives creative PRs? (part three)

From beer to books, honeycomb to celebrity swearing... this is what inspires the final tranche of mentees on the Creative Mentoring Project.

'Got a brief that you can't quite unlock? It's shower time!' - what inspires creative PRs? (part two)

'Got a brief that you can't quite unlock? It's shower time!' - what inspires creative PRs? (part two)

PRWeek hosted an unuusal photo shoot for mentees on the Creative Mentoring Project - they were asked to bring an item that represents what inspires them. What got creative juices flowing for our second tranche of mentees?

'We'd devalued internal comms' - Sky internal comms chief on 'radical reinvention'

'We'd devalued internal comms' - Sky internal comms chief on 'radical reinvention'

Sky "devalued internal comms" by being "at the mercy of our stakeholders" - but a "radical reinvention" of the intranet with a focus on gamification and simplified messages, plus other changes, have delivered record staff engagement rates.

'I've had many Eureka moments while fingers-deep in plant pots' - what inspires creative PRs? (part one)

'I've had many Eureka moments while fingers-deep in plant pots' - what inspires creative PRs? (part one)

PRWeek hosted a photo shoot with a difference for mentees on the new Creative Mentoring Project - they were asked to bring an item that represents what inspires them. From a mask to a plant, a pear to a... ruler - here's the first tranche.

From the editor-in-chief: Creativity comes from real people, not structures

From the editor-in-chief: Creativity comes from real people, not structures

What matters more than the structure of your organisation and where the creatives sit is how they work and the value of what they are producing.

Portland appoints Louise Winmill as partner in its corporate division

Portland appoints Louise Winmill as partner in its corporate division

Integrated comms consultancy Portland has hired Louise Winmill as a partner in its 85-strong corporate division.

In Brief: DawBell signs up celebs, Dr. Martens picks new agency, wins for Brands2Life, Building Relations

In Brief: DawBell signs up celebs, Dr. Martens picks new agency, wins for Brands2Life, Building Relations

Whiteoaks promotes senior duo, DawBell picks up celebrity clients, Dr. Martens chooses We Are Social, Brands2Life's international account win, and more from PRWeek UK.