|Call for nominations: the IPRA 60th anniversary global merit award|
To celebrate its 60 year anniversary, IPRA will be making a special award to an individual to recognize: “outstanding contribution to the free flow of information as a major factor in humanitarian benefit.” Nominations for this exceptional award open today. The award will be presented in Johannesburg during the IPRA 60th anniversary World Congress, 27 – 29 September. For more information click here.
|Online reviews – be cautious with your trust|
Online reviews – be cautious with your trust
Online reviews are proliferating, in line with the wider ‘reputation economy’. As well as restaurants and hotels, you can now see millions of feedback scores for teachers, doctors, garage mechanics and an increasing range of other trades, professions and businesses. Employees in some countries can rate their CEO and there’s even a site in North America called Rate my Horse, which aims to produce ‘successful transactions in the horse industry.’ So far, I’ve been unable to find ‘Rate My Public Relations Consultant,’ though perhaps someone’s planning one.