Rebel seeks cause

Self-confessed rebel Les Latchman is the latest recipient of a Golin Unternship. The consultancy firm is funding his travels this summer in search of what makes for a happy society. The scheme exists to welcome wider talent from non-traditional backgrounds into the industry.

Five key traits for working in comms

Comms director Hannah Tulloch explains why a fancypants degree from a fancypants university may not a good indicator of likely success. She outlines those traits she’s looking for from graduate applicants.

The challenges and rewards of ‘fintech’ PR

Financial technology (‘fintech’) is a growth area for PR. As his Wall Street PR firm opens its European headquarers in Dublin, founder David Wachsman explains about the sector and its appeal to practitioners.

Grayling promotes Scholefield to CEO

Sarah Scholefield has been promoted to UK Chief Executive Officer of Grayling from her previous role as Managing Director, UK & Ireland.

Prohibition expands in Leeds

A Leeds-based social media PR agency has announced a new senior appointment to its rapidly expanding team that will see it bolstering its B2B offering. Ella Sykes joins Prohibition as account director, having spent five years at integrated agency ilk, leading and delivering campaigns for major corporates.