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Recruiting journalists or PR professionals?

Recruiting public relations professionals? Looking for a journalism job? We have just enhanced our jobsite – ResponseSource Media Jobs – to make it easier to find that candidate o[...] 3rd August 2016
PR issues

Would you do PR for a 'broken' brand?

It happens to us all doesn't it - we get let down by a supplier and we get so frustrated we are tempted to moan on social media. It's not something I like to do myself, but on occasion it[...] 11th July 2016
Development, ResponseSource stuff

Introducing the new ResponseSource Media Contacts Datab...

What do PR professionals really want from a media database? That’s the question we asked ourselves recently when we began the journey to improve upon the ResponseSource Media Contact[...] 15th June 2016
PR issues

PR census 2016 shows growth but pay gap remains

The PRCA launched the results of the 2016 PR Census last Friday which confirmed there are more PR people than journalists in the UK. The number of people working in PR has reache[...] 13th June 2016
How to...

More ways journalists use ResponseSource you probably h...

Following on from our previous post Five ways journalists use ResponseSource you probably haven't thought of, here's a few more. Places to film or photograph an interview If you're look[...] 19th May 2016
Media analysis

Attitudes to PR revealed at Reuters Institute for the S...

A major study into the lives and attitudes of journalists in the UK was published yesterday and I wandered up to London's City University to attend the launch. This academically robust[...] 10th May 2016
Media analysis

Blogger requests - some data

Blogger requests. That phrase conjures up some contrasting views from PR professionals. Some PRs don’t like enquiries from bloggers coming through the ResponseSource Journalist E[...] 5th May 2016

Do PRs want to work with brand journalists?

We teamed up with Collective Content for a second year to find out if PR's acceptance of brand journalists (is that even the right term?) had changed since last year. PR professionals[...] 21st April 2016
Media analysis

When do journalists send requests?

We took a look at the ResponseSource Journalist Enquiry Service data to see if there is a significant pattern to when journalist requests are sent. We wanted to know if there was a specif[...] 19th April 2016
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