Browsing All posts tagged under »Ethics«

Is 2020 the year the PR profession unites on ethical conduct?

January 1, 2020


It's time to move on from the ethical scandals of the previous years in 2020 with a renewed focus on ethics.

No room for complacency in Bell Pottinger case

September 5, 2017


In the aftermath of the Bell Pottinger case all organisations should ask who else is on their PR agency's client roster, the transparency applied to public affairs lobbying should be rolled out to all public relations activity and there should be a deeper inquiry into the ethics of the industry.

Would you help out the BNP?

June 28, 2011


There can’t be many PR assignments which every agency in the country would turn down, but surely helping the far-right British National Party would be one of them. Sadly, for one company, helping the BNP  is just another way to earn a quick buck. Regardless of its poor election showings and internal strife, the BNP has […]

The NUJ must keep to its core mission

November 4, 2009


A PR and a member of the National Union of Journalists? Surely not. Heresy some will cry. Well, I am one. Before I get on to the editor of the Journalist debate, perhaps I’d best set out why I joined. Years ago the NUJ helped me in a contract negotiation and my membership has been […]