'I felt like he was a predator': Exclusive sexual harassment survey lifts the lid on abuse in PR industry
Respondents to a survey on sexual harassment in the PR and comms industry report abuse by agency chiefs, senior staff and clients; with incidents taking place on work trips and at awards ceremonies, while those on the receiving end criticise those in charge for covering it up.
Newlife - the Charity for Disabled Children has appointed The PHA Group as its first retained PR agency, starting work on the account this month.
Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust has launched a campaign highlighting the trauma experienced by people told they have abnormal cells after a cervical cancer test, to raise awareness of the need for greater support.
The bosses of PR agencies MC2 and Shepherd PR have been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list - as both agencies celebrate their 20th birthdays. The policy and external affairs chief at homeless charity Crisis is also on the list.
As world leaders and veterans gather today to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, PRWeek looks back at the work of Abram Games, a poster artist for the War Office Public Relations Directorate.
Marketing Messis and PR Pogbas are being urged to dust off their boots and compete in the first ever PR Cup next month.
The traumatic experiences of people who almost drowned are being used in a bid by the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) to help others avoid suffering the same experience, in a campaign that has prevented 11 people from drowning.
Essex Police has appointed former veterans' charity comms chief Robin Punt as its director of comms.
Industry leaders have urged PR and creative professionals to respect Wikipedia's community standards after ad agency Leo Burnett Tailor Made and its client The North Face were accused of 'digital vandalism'.
Leeds became headline news at the start of this month, with a series of headlines across print, online and broadcast media on the fact that the city had become the first in Britain to reduce its childhood obesity rate.
A campaign is calling for companies to install new signs on disabled toilets to explain that not all disabilities are visible.
Not enough industry bosses are taking work-related stress seriously, according to the chair of the NUJ Public Relations and Communications Council.
A diverse group of 17 black gay and bisexual men feature in a new campaign in London promoting the importance of HIV testing.
The Charity Commission's report into allegations of sexual misconduct by Oxfam staff concluded that a key driver for its failure to be sufficiently "full and frank" about the allegations was "influenced by a desire to protect Oxfam GB's reputation".
A low point in my career was being warned before an evening event that a client I was hosting was "a bit handsy".
I embrace brands moving beyond bolt-on CSR strategies into real social change.
Spinnius Flack is the Grand Maester of King's Landing Coverage - Westeros' leading PR agency.
On a day when teenagers inspired by climate change activist Greta Thunberg go on strike from lessons to bring attention to the gravity of the issue, two commentators give their views on how the industry should change.
The world of the CEO is a world of competing priorities: clients must be kept happy, new work must be won, and employees attracted and retained.
On reflection, I probably had mental health issues during my childhood, but the first time I really became aware I was mentally ill was when I was 17.
Another year, another Brewdog Brouhaha. The latest is that they've launched Punk IPA as an 'alcohol free' beer, cheekily using the AF in an FCUK way.
According to Myers Briggs, I am 72 per cent introverted. According to my career so far, I am an adept communications specialist.
Having worked in both the healthcare and charity sectors, I have seen how successes and failures become a matter of life and death.
Communications Manager Alexandra Palace London (North), London (Greater)
Senior Account Executive – Creative Brand PR Agency – Salary: 23K+ f1 Recruitment London (Central), London (Greater)
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Communications Manager Royal Academy of Engineering London, SW1Y 5DG
Digital Publications Officer VMA Group London (Greater)
In brief: Unilever appoints agency, Marvel Live! turns to Instinct, national awareness win for PHA, new MD at 10 Yetis
Unilever appoints The Hoxby Collective for digital content role, Scottish Land and Estates poaches head of comms, and more from PRWeek UK.
Domino's has restructured the role of communications, giving the function greater prominence across the company as internal business partners, PRWeek can reveal.
London Ambulance Service (LAS) has appointed Antony Tiernan, one of the architects of the successful NHS 70th birthday celebrations, as its director of comms and engagement.
In brief: Bubble returns to London, Palm wins drinks brand, East of Eden adds children's charity to roster
Bubble makes new hires and moves to new office, Cratus hires appoints new biz dev director, tpr media lined up for June events, and more from PRWeek UK.
British welly icon selects We Are Social, Palm PR scoops organic food brand, former PRWeek hack joins WPI Strategy, and more from PRWeek UK.
Former Hotwire group finance director Emily Rule has joined Tyto, the agency co-founded by former Hotwire CEO Brendon Craigie, in the role of head of operations and finance. Meanwhile, Hotwire has announced a new UK finance chief.
Wight will continue to work with the Ideas Foundation and the Army's information warfare brigade.
Lara Hallett has been appointed head of campaigns at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), PRWeek has learned.