2 October

How to Contact a Top PR Agency about a Job Opening (Tips for New Public Relations Pros)

Job hunting is scary - we totally get it. Instead of looking at the job process as intimidating, it's important to look at it as a learning experience and an opportunity to reveal your talent and worth! An interview is the necessary key to unlock the door to your dream job. Like anything in life, you have a greater chance of success if you are armed…

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27 September

The benefits of a career in digital marketing

Digital Marketing is a booming industry, expected to create 150,000 jobs by 2020.  Continually changing, always interesting, challenging and rewarding; and with great long-term prospects, digital marketing careers have become the next big thing. With almost every company - big or small - taking the digital route to promote their products/services, this industry is reaching new heights every day. But what is it that keeps digital…

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21 September

5 Tips for Students Seeking PR Positions

We are living in changing times, but change can present immense opportunities. As we know, trust in media is at an all-time low. In addition, power continues to shift away from media to media consumers and brands. PR students about to enter the workforce need to understand that they can take advantage of paradigm shifts to shape their careers in innovative ways, Amanda Sapp, Edelman’s VP…

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20 September

6 Fundraising Trends That Are Redefining the Charity Experience

Fundraising has long been at the heart of a civil society, and the fundraising experience defines whether it works or not. Now in the 21st century, fundraising is being redefined by both new technology and the pursuit of old fashioned relational and personal connections. But of course, they can make uneasy bedfellows, and may sometimes pull in different directions (though this doesn’t always have to be the…

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12 September

How to create a powerful digital marketing strategy in 5 easy steps

There's no wonder that, in today's digital world, a big part of your marketing strategy is digital. Customers are almost always online, so you have to know where to find them, be able to observe their behaviour and reach them. To simplify your work, we've compiled a list of seven digital marketing strategies from top digital marketing experts. Adapt these to help your team and business grow.…

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8 September

Want to be successful? These skills will help you in any career

There are plenty of tech jobs out there but the IT industry isn’t for everyone. That doesn’t mean you can’t brush up on some technical skills. There’s no doubt that the technology sector is booming right now. Even if you don’t want a job in this field, that doesn’t mean that certain technical skills can’t be extremely helpful to you, no matter what industry you’re in.…

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7 September

9 Reasons Event Management Is A Great Career Option

Event Management is one of the fastest growing industries all over the world. From global events like the St. Patrick’s Festival to sport weekends, food festivals, conferences, concerts and public celebrations, event management has evolved into big business; and event managers are the ones overseeing and arranging all aspects of the events. Sounds good, right? However, if you are still confused whether event management is the…

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4 September

An expert guide to getting a job in public relations

The PR industry might have a reputation as one long party, but there’s a lot more to a career in communications than champagne and lunches. Competition for jobs can be fierce, particularly in the graduate market where getting that first foot on the career ladder can be a daunting prospect. Here is what a panel of industry experts had to say about standing out from the…

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24 August

Start Your PR Career by Following these 4 Steps to Success

Public Relations is today considered one of the most diverse and exciting career paths for anyone keen to enter the communications industry. The multi-faceted nature of PR means it is not just an option for students, graduates and those looking to start their careers; it is also an option for many people who are considering a change of career. If you’re looking to begin a career in…

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17 August

12 Public Relations Questions & Answers to Jump Start Your PR Career

Due to the rise of social media, Public Relations (PR) has become an even more promising and in-demand career choice and skill. In fact, recent stats show that employment in the PR industry will grow 12% by 2022. This is because it’s no longer limited to making press releases, meeting with clients, and answering phone calls although those things are still just as important. Modern PR…

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