Despite a slow rise in PR budgets in the last several months, there are still many communicators who’ve been hit hard by the economy, and are out there looking for prime PR jobs. But what is the jobs outlook, and what skills will be needed today and in the future for communicators to rise to the top? The jobs forecast for today, says Lisa Ryan, senior VP at Heyman Associates, a PR executive search firm, is good at the executive level. “While last year left much to be desired, 2010 has been a great year for hiring PR execs,” says Ryan. “We’re seeing increased demand for communications people.
Demand for Top PR Execs Up, While Entry Level Pay Is Low
You might also be interested in:
- How Do Journalists Truly Feel About PR's Spray & Pray Approach? You May Not Like the Answer
- Keep Your Boilerplates Fresh, Direct, Jargon-Free—If You're Still Using Them
- Volkswagen PR Exec Speaks: 'Company Takes This Matter Very Seriously,' Media Site Tab Added
- Week in PR
- PR News Data: PR Resists Lure of Live Streaming & Messaging Apps, Remains Cool on Paid Posts