Lincoln Alumni members, David Clare (graduated 2010) and Janey Spratt (graduated 2011) both now work at the international digital PR agency, 33 Digital, which is part of the Hotwire Group. Known for creative campaigns and bringing social media to the real world, they get to work on some exciting activity on a weekly basis.
While academic qualifications are important, in the world of PR it is experience which speaks for itself. Not once has a client or potential client been interested in communication models or even whether I had a degree. What they care about is ‘does this person have the expertise to get my company’s name into the media’. It is for this reason that you really can’t afford not to do a year in industry. Continue reading
After graduating from Lincoln with a BA (Hons) in Public Relations, I went on to work for a food specialist PR agency. Continue reading
After studying PR at Lincoln I spent three years in tech PR in London. I’ve since risen to Account Director at the UK’s most awardwinning B2B PR consultancy, Man Bites Dog. Continue reading
I’m a Junior Account Executive on the Consumer team at Lexis – the Recommendation Agency. Day to day my job involves a lot of planning for launch events of different products, and trying to secure coverage in the media. As well as using social media to reach consumers and bloggers directly. Continue reading