Study

In this section we provide book reviews, explore PR and communication theory and investigate they key topics around studying PR and communication. There is more of an academic focus and whether you areĀ an undergraduate, post-graduate or a professional looking to expand your skills, you'll find plenty here to support your journey.

We review a 'much needed and timely' book that explores the value of public relations to not-for-profit organisations.
In this CIPR Professional PR Diploma assignment, Stuart Moffatt argues for 'stealing thunder' in sports PR.
Crisis management expert Chris Tucker asks who was responsible for risk assessing the Build-a-Bear price promotion.
We report on a high level conference that addressed reputation from political, social and economic - rather than narrow public relations - perspectives.
Dr Kevin Ruck reports on 'a welcome addition to the programme of events in the UK with its dedicated focus on the application of psychology in communication.'
Public relations is a professionalising field - but not a full profession. We review the arguments in favour of the status quo.
We review a milestone academic text from Dr Lee Edwards.
Day two of the AMEC summit discussed the challenge of integration.
Perfectionists tend to achieve high grades. But will they necessarily succeed in public relations roles?
Download our guide to unlock the what, why and how of storytelling.
Jennifer Sanchis studied media discourse around the 2015 Charlie Hebdo attacks for her dissertation.
Leeds Beckett final year Rebecca Midgley summarises her dissertation in which she explored a theory of hygge public relations.