What To Expect Working In A PR Agency

Do you want the inside scoop on what life is like working in a PR agency (the things they don't tell you at college/university)? This episode covers why PR agencies are utilised by companies, the services they provide plus gives you an overview of some of the industry jargon you will need to know. You'll discover what will be expected of you on a daily/weekly basis, some of the challenges you may face plus, learn some tips and tricks for making a mark. My guest, Kerrie Murphy from Ovato Communications, and I also discuss why you should never delete an email and the value of understanding the context of every task you're delegated.


The episode also covers:

  • Why over-communicating is something you need to get comfortable with

  • How DISC profiling can help you understand your behavioural tendencies so you know where your strengths are and the areas you need to work on

  • The benefits of working within a PR agency

  • How to succeed in a fast-paced environment


Listen to the full episode on The PR Pod podcast for more about working in a PR agency. You'll also find this episode on your fave podcast players, just search "The PR Pod".



If you'd like to learn more about managing your mental health, the power of professional development and how to prepare for a PR internship, take a look at these podcast episodes.