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It’s a candidate-driven market again and this is how you can attract the best in PR

Alexandra Lewington, head of PR & communications at recruitment firm Reuben Sinclair, shares her insights into how the job market is favouring candidates once again and what employers can do to get an edge.

BME 'reverse mentoring' scheme in comms launches

BME 'reverse mentoring' scheme in comms launches

The CIPR and Taylor Bennett Foundation have launched what is billed as the industry's first 'reverse mentoring' scheme to give PR leaders insights into being a minority ethnic professional working in PR.

Movers & Shakers: Ogilvy, Lansons, Instinctif, Hotwire

Movers & Shakers: Ogilvy, Lansons, Instinctif, Hotwire

PRWeek's round-up of industry hires, departures and promotions.

'There’s only so much you can do virtually' – starting a PR career during a pandemic

'There’s only so much you can do virtually' – starting a PR career during a pandemic

Sophie, Calum and Gemma were among thousands of university graduates wanting to get into PR – a task made virtually impossible due to the pandemic. PRWeek finds out how they got on.

Lewis targets non-grads and grads with global training and development programme

Lewis targets non-grads and grads with global training and development programme

Lewis has launched a training and development programme to get 50 new starters into the business across three regions – targeting people with and without degrees, alongside 'career-changers'.

One in three comms staff eye career change as firms warned against 'one-size-fits-all' thinking

One in three comms staff eye career change as firms warned against 'one-size-fits-all' thinking

Almost one-third of comms and marketing employees are questioning whether their current career is right for them and considering alternative paths, according to new research that cautions employers against a 'one-size' approach to working practices.

Movers & Shakers: Instinctif, Unilever, Bayer, Ketchum, BT Openreach, PRCA and more

Movers & Shakers: Instinctif, Unilever, Bayer, Ketchum, BT Openreach, PRCA and more

PRWeek's round-up of industry hires, departures and promotions.

'Indefensible' – Birmingham City FC slated for unpaid media and marketing work placement ad

'Indefensible' – Birmingham City FC slated for unpaid media and marketing work placement ad

The PRCA and others have condemned Birmingham City Football Club for advertising a full-time unpaid work placement in its media and marketing team.

Women in PR/PRWeek Mentoring Programme - mentees match-ups revealed

Women in PR/PRWeek Mentoring Programme - mentees match-ups revealed

The match-ups for the 2021 Mentoring Programme from Women in PR (WiPR) and PRWeek UK have been revealed, with 30 talented female PR professionals set to gain valuable experience from industry-leading mentors.

Movers & Shakers: The Romans, Pangolin, Blackstone, FleishmanHillard and Wizz Air

Movers & Shakers: The Romans, Pangolin, Blackstone, FleishmanHillard and Wizz Air

PRWeek's round-up of industry hires, departures and promotions.