Interview tips from Vancouver hiring managers

This past week, I had the pleasure of hosting an Interview Skills workshop for women with along with a few other professional colleagues. During the event, Rachel Maxcy conducted a hiring manager panel where we got to hear interview insights from a few talented hiring managers including Bosky Mukherjee, Melanie Ewan, and Dube Toich. Here are a few key take-aways from the event....more

CPRS Vancouver launches "cPRsips" as its newest event series

As programming for fall 2018 kicks off, CPRS Vancouver is excited to launch “cPRsips”, a new event series that aims to bring local PR practitioners together for casual and genuine conversation amongst peers, focused on a current issue or hot topic....more

How do you beat the heat? 4 Strategies to Defuse a Heated Exchange

In the heat of the moment, especially after a tense conversation or meeting, you may feel the need to write or say something that could land you in even more hot water. A combination of stress and passionate emotions may elicit an unwarranted reaction. The reality is, conflict happens. But knowing how to manage conflict can make all the difference....more

Meet our Board of Directors: Darian Kovacs, Director of Sponsorship

CPRS Vancouver is excited to start the 2018/2019 season with some new directors who will help shape content and events for our members this upcoming season. One of these new board members is Darian Kovacs, Principal and Director of Strategy at Jelly Marketing and our new Sponsorship Director....more

No Good Deed: PR Takes On the Battle for Free Speech

No Good Deed is a column devoted to the discussion of ethical challenges we may face in our profession. Each issue we’ll feature a member’s dilemma and ask three PR experts to comment on it. We’d love to hear from you, too, so please weigh in on the various “what would you do if…” problems your colleagues are confronted with....more