Tag Archives: CIPR

I am a CIPR Accredited Practitioner – Huzzah!

I’ve just completed my CPD for the second consecutive year (by the skin my teeth it might suggested) and accordingly, I have earned the right to declare myself an Accredited Practitioner from the Chartered Institute of Public Relations. “Accredited Practitioner … Continue reading

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Engaging with Wikipedia – Day… well I’ve just given up counting

In the summer I had been inspired to try and see how the ‘ethical’ editing and engagement with Wikipedia worked. I followed the guidelines developed by the CIPR and the PRSA. I found the MEPRA entry and I made some … Continue reading

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What is a Creative Common and those other nagging IP questions…

Now I’ve been blogging for about 3 months or so and I’ve racked up a ‘massive’ 60+ articles – seriously. I’m getting a steady stream of views, some comments and people are actually Googling for my blog – scary! So … Continue reading

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The Who’s Who of YouTube PR – which is your favourite channel?

As the adage goes, you should never trust a thin chef. If one takes delight in your work, then you should be expected to indulge a little. The same may be expected in terms of social media. This is part … Continue reading

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Engaging with Wikipedia Day 18 – PRs Edit Wikipedia at their own risk

Firstly I would like to thank the Chartered Institute of Public Relations for accepting and posing my question to Wikipedia on their recent June 20th webcast – see below for the embedded video. It is very clear that this is … Continue reading

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Ethical Questions in Practice (CIPR TV)

This is another excellent interview on PR ethics and well worth watching. Key points Greenwashing, astroturfing, publicity stunts by public officials to make them look ‘normal’ and using +size models on magazines to hide the fact the fashion industry hasn’t … Continue reading

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The future of lobbying (CIPR TV)

Excellent discussions on the required enhancements to lobbying required to enhance public trust in government. Must-watch for anyone. Summary of points More transparency on lobbying/decision-making process will restore trust Governments need to listen to outside voices Most lobbying happens behind … Continue reading

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Code definition suffers from the poverty of associations

This is number 4 of a series of observations following a study of  ethical, moral and codified guidance provided by a variety of respected Public Relations Associations from the United States, Europe and the Middle East. It might further be … Continue reading

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GRI the answer for policing codes of conduct?

This is number 4 of an 8 part series of observations following a study of  ethical, moral and codified guidance provided by a variety of respected Public Relations Associations from the United States, Europe and the Middle East. “Accountability is … Continue reading

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PR standards are a moving target, accelerating at the speed of innovation

This is number 3 of an 8 part series of observations following a study of  ethical, moral and codified guidance provided by a variety of respected Public Relations Associations from the United States, Europe and the Middle East. As observed … Continue reading

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