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SheSays campaign pushes shared parental leave for working dads

SheSays campaign pushes shared parental leave for working dads

Most UK companies are still only promoting parental-leave benefits to mothers.

Mental Wealth: Keep sliding, or decide to start your own journey of discovery

Mental Wealth: Keep sliding, or decide to start your own journey of discovery

When you fall out of a plane, if conditions are right, it doesn't feel as though you're falling... until you hit the ground. The same can apply to your career.

Agony Uncle: Some PR firms are still exploiting interns - how can we get them to behave more ethically?

Agony Uncle: Some PR firms are still exploiting interns - how can we get them to behave more ethically?

PRWeek's Agony Uncle answers questions on unpaid agency internships, what the industry is doing - and should do - to tackle the climate crisis, and how best to prepare university students for the world of PR work.

Be inspired - Creative Mentoring Project 2019 opens for entries

Be inspired - Creative Mentoring Project 2019 opens for entries

The 2019 Creative Mentoring Project, supported by PRWeek, is open for entries - with successful entrants set to receive expert advice from some of UK PR's best creative minds.

Former D&AD director joins Common Industry as MD

Former D&AD director joins Common Industry as MD

Purpose-focussed comms agency Common Industry has appointed Amanda Moorby as its managing director to help strengthen the its brand strategy and business-planning services.

Milka under fire for casting call asking for 'no overweight children'

Milka under fire for casting call asking for 'no overweight children'

Chocolate brand's casting company apologises over call that also specified 'no red hair' and 'very good teeth'.

Porter Novelli offers young women a taste of PR

Porter Novelli offers young women a taste of PR

PR firm Porter Novelli has partnered up with girl-focused charity BelEve UK to offer young women a taste of agency life by working together on a new campaign.

'A male-dominated world' - PR mogul on Dubai's gender balance

'A male-dominated world' - PR mogul on Dubai's gender balance

Briar Prestidge, founder of an eponymous Dubai-based PR firm, gives her view on a new report revealing that hardly any investment in new start-ups in MENA was in companies founded by women.

PRWeek's industry fantasy football team: Your captain revealed

PRWeek's industry fantasy football team: Your captain revealed

Dynamo PRWeek returned with a completely new line-up for the new football season and, after more than 580 votes, a new captain has been selected...

Employee satisfaction should be a board-level issue

Employee satisfaction should be a board-level issue

Satisfied staff members drive better financial performance for companies, yet employee engagement still isn't prioritised enough by businesses of all sizes.