CampaignsEventsGlobalLeadershipWomen in PRWomen in PR North America Announces Inaugural Leadership Conference for Female Executives

The Organization of Canadian Women in Public Relations and the Organization of American Women in Public Relations (Women in PR North America) are pleased to announce they have developed a new annual leadership conference, designed to meet the professional education needs of female executives and to provide valuable insights for career growth. The inaugural conference will be held virtually on October 6, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT, and will bring together public relations professionals...

AgencyBusinessCampaignsGlobalLeadershipLocalProgramsRegionsWomen in PRThe Public Relations Academy Opens for Enrollment

The Public Relations Academy is open for enrollment! Get the public relations strategy you need to promote your brand, get media attention, and sell your offers. Receive public relations guidance from our team of experts to break into the media spotlight and finally feel confident about showcasing your business.

AgencyBusinessLeadershipLifestyleMind HacksWomen in PRHow to Start Over in Your Career

Now is the perfect time to take inventory of your public relations career. For many, we are looking for a fresh start and, as we all know, change is hard. If you need the inspiration to start over in your career, we have developed some tips to help you stay focused and reach your goals. Read on to learn how you can successfully start over in your career. Take Inventory Look over the past year. What...

BusinessCampaignsGlobalLeadershipWomen in PRWomen in Public Relations in North America Research Study Investigates Workplace Gender Bias Long-Term Effects

Research shows that women face barriers in their work, either by not having enough support to keep the position and maintain a family or through the glass ceiling, unequal pay, etc. The Women in Public Relations in North America study researches all those issues, adding to the body of work undertaken by Topić et al (2019), however, it also looks at the working culture, such as networking, interaction at work, dress codes, ability to see...
How To Start Your Side Business While Working Full Time

BusinessJobsWomen in PRHow To Start Your Side Business While Working Full Time

Do you have a passion for something that isn’t what you are currently doing in your career? If so, it may be time to start a side business like a blog or a shop, or side hustle as many call it. Although it may be tempting to want to put 100% of your time and effort into launching a new business, jumping in with both feet is far riskier than working the business on the...
What You Need To Consider Before You Hire A New PR Assistant

AgencyBusinessJobsWomen in PRWhat You Need To Consider Before You Hire A New PR Assistant

Hiring a PR Assistant can be a great way to expand your PR agency and your PR services. While your new hire is taking care of the administrative portion of your business, you can focus on your PR clients and growing your PR agency as a successful woman in public relations. 

American Women in Public Relations® (Women in PR USA®) and Canadian Women in Public Relations® (Women in PR Canada®) has been formed to enable groups of public relations women leaders across the Americas to come together to share ideas, contacts, experiences, and to advocate for major issues directly affecting women working in the PR industry today.