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PR Week reports that APPC, CIPR and PRCA act on lobbying register

PR Week today reports that these three industry bodies have sent a joint definition of ‘professional lobbying’ to the government minister overseeing plans to legislate for a statutory lobbying register.

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

To err is human, but a rip-off should not be forgiven

Last night’s Wessex CIPR (Hotel du Vin, Winchester, Hampshire) ended in a lively debate which was prompted by Sue Wolstenholme, recently elected as CIPR President for 2013, who addressed the theme of professionalism in the PR industry.

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Grocers’ or Grocer’s Apostrophe?

The CIPR regional group that I work with is currently reading a range of material written by students and Public Relations professionals. Unfortunately, from what we have seen, the requirement for PR people to have basic written skills seems to have ‘left the building’. We are rather concerned that the “grocers’ apostrophe”, once berated by […]

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011