Downsized Newsrooms & PR Practitioners

Courtesy: Commonwealth PR  It’s pretty well-known that newsrooms are shrinking. A recent study from the Pew Research Center provided further insight into this trend, concluding that newsroom employment in the US decreased by 25%. Article: http://commonwealth-pr.com/downsized-newsrooms-pr-practitioners/

7 things all PR pros should do before going solo

Courtesy: Ragan’s PR Daily Public relations is projected to be one of the top 10 occupations by 2022, and there are plenty of career options. PR pros can work for a corporation, an agency, a non-profit, a startup or a small business. They can specialize in a variety of areas, including influencer marketing, crisis communications, media relations and thought leadership. Article: https://www.prdaily.com/7-things-all-pr-pros-should-do-before-going-solo/  

Bollywood PRs — A devious lot

Courtesy: The Times of India Across the seas, Hollywood is known for its public relation efforts and the time and money it invests in keeping a star in the limelight- which keeps the movies in the news. A debatable issue is whether they spend more on community goodwill than they do in advertising or marketing. However, public relations, of which a major part is made of controversies and publicity stunts help those involved to promote their clients. Article link: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/nri/citizen-journalists/citizen-journalists-reports/sabah-hadi/Bollywood-PRs-A-devious-lot/articleshow/11446925.cms