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Why Empathy is a PR Pro’s Most Powerful Asset and Overlooked Liability

May 23rd, 2023 by

Our contributor argues that the most powerful and profound asset any PR professional can have is a strong, adept sense of empathy.

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It Takes a Village: Embracing DEI as a Company Community

May 22nd, 2023 by

While some employees may bristle at formal DEI training and evaluations, it’s important to keep a sense of community in mind.

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Tips for Your First Year in Consulting

May 17th, 2023 by

Our contributor shares his tips for launching and running a communications and PR consultancy.

Poll: Do PR Employees Feel Comfortable Discussing Mental Health Struggles?

May 16th, 2023 by

We reflected on Mental Health Awareness Month by asking our audience if they truly feel comfortable going to a superior about their personal struggles.

PR Life: What Does Your Child Think You Do for Work?

April 27th, 2023 by

In honor of Take Your Kid to Work Day, PRNEWS asked the communications industry, “What does your child think you do for work?” 

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How and Why Organizations Can Engage in Second Chance Hiring

April 24th, 2023 by

There are many reasons for corporate engagement on second chance hiring. Our author explains what businesses and communicators can do to drive this effort.

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How PR Agencies Can Appeal to Gen Z Employees

April 4th, 2023 by

What are agencies focusing on to catalyze change in the industry and welcome more Gen Z employees into the fold?

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Attracting Gen Z Communication Employees

March 29th, 2023 by

Almost every recruiter and communications professional we talked to for this article used the word “values” when describing the number one item Gen Z candidates were looking for when considering employment. 

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Data Roundup: Employee Benefits Expectations vs. Reality; Influencer Pay; Consumer Trust for Business

March 28th, 2023 by

This month’s data roundup takes a look at benefits companies offer versus what employees want, as well as influencer pay expectations, and how consumer trust in business has changed.

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Tips for Those Joining the Consulting Class

March 21st, 2023 by

Whether by choice or by necessity, those who now reside in the consulting class would be wise to consider these questions and advice from our contributor.