Creativity, Cannes and Cass Business School

Claire Bridges, author of a new book on creativity in business, reflects on her corporate, consultancy and business school experience and offers the careers advice she would give to her younger self.

My 2017 reading list

Here are some recent and forthcoming books on my wishlists that I’m looking forward to reading in 2017, Richard Bailey writes. There should be something here for everyone – and I’m keen to learn of more new titles from authors, editors and publishers.

Keeping Shtum

This bracing and brilliant new book from a senior practitioner who has also studied the public relations academic literature is a useful critique to the standard theories proposed in most textbooks on reputation, stakeholder relationship and crisis management. Review by Richard Bailey.

Public relations academic conferences in 2017

This list of forthcoming European academic conferences in the field of public relations with deadlines for submitting proposals may interest researchers, educators and advanced students.

When PR met Communism

Is public relations a western import that only took hold in Eastern Europe after the fall of the Berlin Wall, as some have argued? Despite attempts to suppress public relations in the communist era, Balint Brunner finds evidence for PR’s surprisingly long evolution in Hungary.