The Presentation Book

This short but comprehensive book is written for business presenters – but it’s also full of valuable advice for students and their lecturers. Review by Richard Bailey.

The week’s best to 20 January

This week’s #bestPRblogs selection highlights nine posts from students at seven different universities covering a range of personal and professional issues and perspectives. Read on for some highs and lows.

Join academics and practitioners for a PR degree debate

Please join us for the first PRCA Industry vs. Academics event where we will bring together some of the brightest minds from academia and successful industry leaders to debate the topic: ‘Is it necessary to have a PR degree?’

Acing job interviews like a pro

Answer questions with short stories that get to the point quickly and flow easily, as you get your key messages across. Then listen. And treat job interviews as conversations rather than interrogations advises Bart Misiak.

The week’s best to 13 January

I’ve included nine posts this week to give the fullest range of contributions from first year undergrad to postgrad students (well, Sunderland postgrad students); from old faces to newcomers.