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.

Media Hive is winner in Asian Media Awards

Specialist public relations agency Media Hive has won the coveted ‘Media Agency of the Year’ award at this year’s Asian Media Awards, which recognises the very best Asian talent working in the media industry.

Applications open for paid PR traineeship programme

Applications are now open for the Summer 2016 Taylor Bennett Foundation traineeship programme supported by Brunswick. These programmes are designed to directly address the need for greater ethnic diversity in the communications & PR industry and are open to all BAME graduates.

We need to talk about gender and diversity

Karley Powell, a study abroad student from the United States, applauds the CIPR for its determination to tackle the lack of diversity in the profession and the gender pay gap.

Two awards for female PR directors

Managing Director and Founder of Curzon PR, Farzana Baduel, was this week presented with the Women of Colour Achievement Award. Meanwhile, Chief Executive and Managing Director of Sterling PR Natasha Mudhar was recognised as the Media Professional of the Year at the prestigious Asian Media Awards (AMAs).