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Comms Unplugged 2018 line-up

Drum roll please, this year’s Comms Unplugged headliners have been revealed. Georgia Turner, Co-Creator of the event, told LPS news: “We have Sam Hodges, the Head of Comms for actual Twitter UK! Speaking in or field, at an event with… Read More ›

Recent Posts

  • #CIPRChat to help support mental health in PR

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    The CIPR will host a Twitter chat at 12pm, Friday 18 May 2018 on mental health in public relations, in support of Mental Health Awareness Week. This year’s State of the Profession research recently revealed around one in six (16%) PR professionals live with a mental… Read More ›

  • Measurement speaker at LPS AGM

    As pressure continues on budgets, demonstrating the impact of communications, while tailoring and modifying tactics to ensure the best outcome for campaigns, has never been more important. Stuart Bruce will be the keynote speaker at the LPS event on 26/4/2018.

  • Authenticity and branding place

    Polly Cziok MCIPR from the London Borough of Hackney talks about the importance of being authentic when developing a successful place brand.

  • Women in senior public sector posts

    On International Women’s Day in March [2018], my organisation, the New Local Government Network, was joined by 15 chief executives from local authorities and almost 200 future leaders for an afternoon of leadership discussion and networking. It was brilliant and… Read More ›

  • Supporting independent practitioners

    Help shape the CIPR’s new independent practitioner network by filling in its launch survey. The Chartered Institute of Public Relations is launching a new network to provide tailored support to freelance and independent PR practitioners. The CIPR said: “Working independently offers… Read More ›

  • Behaviour change workshop – give nudge a go

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    CIPR LPS’ popular workshop with the Behavioural Insights Team helped communicators explore nudge theory. It highlighted how public services can improve outcomes for their residents through better understanding of human behaviour.

  • 25 year commitment to professional learning

    Peter Holt, Local Public Service PR practitioner and CIPR LPS committee member, shares his Chartership journey. He writes about the preparation involved and the attraction of being tested rigorously by experienced fellow professionals and alongside his peers.