July 29, 2014
Public relations professionals and educators around the world are being asked to contribute to a review of undergraduate standards.   The last report widely used to set undergraduate curriculum and guide classroom practice in public relations was issued in 2006. The Commission on Public Relations Education (CPRE), which prepared the report, thinks it is time for an update and is calling on the profession to help.   The...
July 25, 2014
The Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA), the PR and communication professionals’ peak national body is calling for entries for its prestigious 2014 Golden Target Awards.   The Awards, running continuously since 1975, recognise and reward excellence in public relations and communications. The 17 Awards this year include 11 for specific practice areas, and ‘best-of-the-best’ categories including Young...
July 25, 2014
Anne Gregory, Global Alliance Chair I’m writing this article for the GA Newsletter on the eve of Eid Al-Fitr, the fast-breaking ceremony which marks the end of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of self-denial. The ceremony of Eid promotes love and brotherhood and the resumption of normal everyday life.   While writing this I also reflect that love, brotherhood and a normal life are singularly...
July 25, 2014
On June 15th the Portuguese Association for Corporate Communication (APCE) held its 19th Annual Grand Prix Gala to celebrate the Excellence in communication management and public relations in a ceremony that joined more than 150 professionals.   The APCE Grand Prix aims to distinguish and recognize the best practices and the growing professionalism that the communication managers and technicians have demonstrated in projects in their...
July 25, 2014
The 2014 IABC conference in Toronto kicked off with the Circles of Wisdom, a full day program run by IABC Fellows – some of the biggest names in the communication industry. Participants were thrilled with the exposure to learnings from long-time experts, as well as the practical and hands-on workshops covering topics from leadership coaching to communication measurement.   The opening general session provided the excitement of...
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CPRPA 4th Internatio...
25 - 26 August 2014
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11
EUPRERA Annual Congr...
11 - 13 September 2014
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World Public Relatio...
21 - 23 September 2014
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PRSA International C...
11 - 14 October 2014