Careers

Find support for all stages of your career in PR and communication. We have a regular feature 'Dear Dr Heather Yaxley' where your common career questions are answered.

Dr Heather Yaxley answers questions about the CIPR professional PR qualifications.
Middle-aged, middle-class midlifer David Sawyer has written a self-help guide on living well and retiring early.
Professional qualifications can be a way to fast track your move from doing to advising.
We review two recent books by practitioners - one from the US, the other from the UK.
Guest contributor Polly Foster discusses her commitment to learning and development.
Guest contributor Kay Seago looks behind the data to ask about the continuing gender pay gap in public relations.
Public relations is a professionalising field - but not a full profession. We review the arguments in favour of the status quo.
Eight years on from the Barcelona Principles, there's still work to do to get the evaluation messsage out there.
In the ten years since graduating with a PR degree, Stacey Stothard has moved from copywriting to corporate communication.
In the past ten years, more than 1,000 practitioners have completed the CIPR Internal Communication qualifications with PR Academy.
By now, our purpose should be coming clear. Here are ten ways you could become involved.
This edition of Ask Dr Heather Yaxley focuses on stress at work.