Musings about PR, Marketing & Membership

CIPR – Council Elections – Why me?

Every two years, the membership of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) gets the opportunity to elect its representatives on the governing Council.  Campaigning starts today (5th September) and voting opens next Monday (12th September).  UPDATE: I am...

Why I am a member of the CIPR

There is a post on the very busy Facebook group: “Freelance PRs” in which someone asks: “Just wondering – are many of you CIPR members and do you think it is worth joining?”  My instant reaction was: “ Yes I am, and Yes it is worth joining”.  This got me thinking...

Chartered PR Practitioner – are you ready?

Being chartered, regardless of the profession you work in, is validation of your skills, knowledge and understanding of the context of what you do.  Being a chartered PR is a message to those who employ you that you practice to the highest standard and is a badge...