Faye’s a rising star in the motor industry

Faye Callaghan with XX and XX

Warwick-based communications consultancy Prova PR is in a celebratory mood after one of its team triumphed at the 2014 Headlineauto Journalism and PR Awards. Senior account manager Faye Callaghan picked up the Rising Star award in recognition of her work within the automotive and transport communications sector.

Journalist’s guide to public relations

Photo from rabble.ca on Flickr (Creative Commons)

Every journalist likes to point out the failings of those in PR, but could they do any better? Richard Bailey suggests three reasons PR may be harder than it looks.

Picture post: the social media cheat sheet

Social network cheat sheet

The posts that grab the most engagement include some form of image or video. This is why picture and video apps like Instagram and Vine have become increasingly popular. It’s true what they say, pictures really can say a thousand words, argues Chris Norton who introduces his latest infographic.

Basil Clarke and a code of conduct for public relations

From the Frontline

In a second article on Sir Basil Clarke, Tim Morris investigates his reputation and asks if he was a pioneer in establishing professional standards for public relations in the UK.

Everyday ethics: what should stay private?

Our photo streams tend to record the happy moments in life.

In Ethics Awareness Month, Richard Bailey considers the consequences of what we share in public. He finds a parallel between the happy snaps in our photo streams and the happy PR announcements made by most organisations.