CAP – Not all conditions are created equal – a significant insight into significant conditions

The ASA/CAP have released a post called: Not all conditions are created equal – a significant insight into significant conditions. I have enclosed the text of the link below, but please have a look at the ASA/CAP site as there are lots of things of interest to anyone with an interest in Ethical Marketing. When running a promotion, the likelihood is that there will be certain terms and conditions which participants need to take into account.  Some of these terms and conditions will be so important to a consumer’s understanding…

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PRCA UK Confidence Tracker: Nine Out Of Ten Leaders Confident About Future

The relaunched Public Relations and Communication’s (PRCA) UK Confidence Tracker reveals a net positivity score of +85, with nine out of ten PR agency heads and in-house leaders confident about the future of their organisations. This compares with a net positivity score of +71 points in June, when the survey was last undertaken. When the Tracker was launched on 31st March, the net positivity rating stood at +36.   Senior in-house and agency professionals were asked ‘How confident do you feel about the future of your organisation right now?’ PR…

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CIPR Annual Report 2019; strong, resilient and sustainable

The Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) has published its 2019 Annual Report, celebrating its success in a year which helps define its purpose “more clearly than ever before”. The report (below) outlines the work of the Institute through the four key areas as outlined in our five-year strategy; leading practice development, building a resilient community, championing lifelong learning, and advocating public relations. It reflects on “more normal times” with highlights including: The launch of our ‘Recruiting for Public Relations Roles’ and ‘A Guide to Selecting PR Agencies and Independent Practitioners’ reports The publishing of our ‘Understanding Mental Health and Wellbeing’ skills guide, with the support…

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CAP – Consultation on the placement and scheduling of ads for cosmetic interventions

The ASA/CAP have released a post called: On the road again: Consultation on the placement and scheduling of ads for cosmetic interventions. I have enclosed the text of the link below, but please have a look at the ASA/CAP site as there are lots of things of interest to anyone with an interest in Ethical Marketing. The Committees of Advertising Practice (CAP) – the body responsible for writing the UK Advertising Codes – are today, launching a public consultation on introducing new rules that would prohibit advertising for cosmetic interventions…

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PRCA launches Media Relations Group

The Public Relations and Communications Association has launched its Media Relations Group, chaired by Company Webcast’s Afolabi Adio. Afolabi Adio, Company Webcast, said: “Media Relations typically means coordinating directly with the people responsible for producing the news and features in the mass media. I aim to put a spotlight on the best practices for media engagement in a positive, consistent and credible manner.”

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