Entry-Level PR Employees Show Range of Expertise and Confidence in Essential Skills, Grit and Emotional Intelligence

Institute for Public Relations and Public Relations Society of America Study Finds Employer-Funded Professional Development is Key to Retention NEW YORK (October 18, 2017) –The Institute for Public Relations (IPR) and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) have released a new research study that found entry-level professionals in public relations have a wide range […]

The 2017 IPR and PRSA Report: KSAs and Characteristics of Entry-Level PR Professionals

Download Report (PDF): The 2017 IPR and PRSA Report: KSAs and Characteristics of Entry-Level PR Professionals Download Infographic (PDF): KSAs and Characteristics of Entry-Level PR Professionals Infographic Download Press Release: Entry-Level PR Employees Show Range of Expertise and Confidence in Essential Skills, Grit and Emotional Intelligence Executive Summary The Institute for Public Relations and the Public […]

IPR President & CEO Awarded the David Ferguson Award by the PRSA Educators Academy

Gainesville, Fla. – The Public Relations Society of America Educators Academy has awarded Dr. Tina McCorkindale, President and CEO of the Institute for Public Relations, the 2017 David Ferguson Award Academy for outstanding contributions to the advancement of public relations education on the part of public relations professionals. The award honors the late David Ferguson, […]

CCOs and CMOs Grappling With How Best to Define and Master Digital Strategies

New study by Peppercomm and the Institute for Public Relations finds that CCOs and CMOs are each managing the digital age in different ways NEW YORK, September 12, 2017 – The rapid evolution of digital and data is causing unprecedented and revolutionary changes on communications and marketing. While CCOs and CMOs agree digital and data […]

IPR and PRSA Announce New Editor-in-Chief and Associate Senior Editor for PR Journal

Gainesville, Fla., — The Institute for Public Relations (IPR) and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) have appointed Dr. Hilary Fussell Sisco, APR, to serve as Editor-in-Chief and Dr. Julie O’Neil to serve as Senior Associate Editor of the Public Relations Journal. The Public Relations Journal is a free, web-based, open-access, peer-reviewed, indexed quarterly academic […]

Managing the Digital Age: A Dialogue with CCOs and CMOs

Download Full Paper (PDF): Managing the Digital Age: A Dialogue with CCOs and CMOs Download Press Release: CCOs and CMOs Grappling With How Best to Define and Master Digital Strategies Download Infographic: Managing the Digital Age: Infographic This paper is sponsored by the Institute for Public Relations and Peppercomm.Introduction This report is based on in-depth […]

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CPRS National announces North American partnership with IPR and PRSA

TORONTO, July 26, 2017 /CPRS/ – The Canadian Public Relations Society is partnering with the Institute for Public Relations, an independent nonprofit research foundation, to offer CPRS members access to the IPR weekly Research Letter and Public Relations Journal, an academic, peer-reviewed journal of IPR and the Public Relations Society of America. Through the PR Journal, IPR […]

How Strategic Communication Deals with the Challenges of Visualization, Social Bots and Hypermodernity

This post appears courtesy of EUPRERA. The 2017 European Communication Monitor survey is based on responses from 3,387 communication professionals in 50 countries. Detailed analyses are available for 20 countries and different types of organizations (companies, non-profits, governmental, agencies). The study was organized by the European Public Relations Education and Research Association (EUPRERA) and the […]

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IPR Welcomes Five New Trustees

Gainesville, Fla., May 16, 2017 – The Institute for Public Relations (IPR) announced the election of five new trustees. With the election of these trustees, the IPR Board remains committed to the top research priorities of measurement standards, behavioral and employee communications and the deeper meaning of social media. Cheryl Heinonen Macy’s, Inc., Executive Vice […]

A Time of Change: How CCOs and CMOs are Handling a New Presidential Administration

Download White Paper (PDF): Time of Change: How CCOs and CMOs are Handling a New Presidential Administration Download Press Release: Communications and Marketing Executives Face New Challenges and Opportunities with the Trump Administration This paper is sponsored by the Institute for Public Relations and Peppercomm. This paper is an analysis based on in-depth interviews with […]