Conference: Public Relations and The Visual

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Public Relations and The Visual is a one-day conference bringing together PR industry experts and academics to explore and discuss and debate the role of visual dimensions in public relations theory and practice. From media representations of PR professionals to branded spaces; issues of identity and performance, the conference will explore these and other visual themes from a societal perspective.

The week’s best to 18 April

'Sunshiney days are the best'

It’s been a quieter week for PR student bloggers as it’s the Easter break, but this has allowed us to discover three new voices. This week we feature new blog posts by Emily Morris, Louise Railton, Jess Ramsey and Jade le Pavoux.

Internships should be fairer says CIPR

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New CIPR research shows internships are failing as a means of increasing social and ethnic diversity in the public relations workforce and failing to provide consistent learning and development opportunities for aspiring professionals. The CIPR questioned some 400 CIPR student members about their experiences of internships.

Journalism and PR to work together

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The Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA) and National Union of Journalists (NUJ) have reached a ground-breaking agreement to work together on a range of issues facing the public relations industry. Key areas identified include lobbying regulation, ethical public relations and increasing diversity in the industry.

Prova graduate scheme

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Are you a Prova person? Do you have the purpose and passion for PR? Are you results-driven? Then you might just be the person we are looking for. Apply for the Prova graduate training placement today writes Aimee Postle.