Freshen Your Skills: Free Webinars for Members

Freshen Your Skills: Free Webinars for Members

Spring is here – time to freshen up your skills! PRSA National is hosting a variety of free webinars for members in April, so let’s put those membership benefits to work. Webinars are the perfect opportunity to learn from your colleagues without leaving your desk. Webinars are conducted live...

Grand Slam Summer Social Volunteer Opportunities

PRSA SD/IC is just months away from the 2016 Grand Slam Summer Social, scheduled June 16 at Petco Park, and volunteers are needed to support this fun, beneficial event! Opportunities for volunteers include openings in the Welcome Committee, the Silent Auction Committee and the Entertainment Committee. Volunteers selected for...

Bernays Awards – Judges Needed in April

Our chapter is in full swing planning for the 2016 Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards. More information will be released in May through the call for entries, and the Bernays Awards ceremony is scheduled for mid-October. As you may know, each year our chapter exchanges award program...

Mentors and Mentees Needed, Deadline Feb. 26

Are you a PR professional with more than 5 years’ experience who can share the knowledge you have gained with an up-and-coming PR practitioner? Or maybe you are new to PR with less than 5 years’ experience and want to learn more about PR from someone who knows more...

PRSA Group Membership Promotion

For the month of February 2016, the PRSA Group Member Program is having a President’s Day Sale for all New Groups that join during this month (payment must be received no later than 2/29/16).   A New Group will have the choice of either a FREE Professional Interest Section (1st...

Western District Conference Early-Bird Registration Available Now

Early-bird conference registration is available for a limited time. Get your tickets today! Join the Western District Conference 2016 hosted by the Orange County Chapter of PRSA to learn from PR leaders, communication trend experts and members of the media as they share their outlook on the future of...

Call for Speakers: PRSA Western District Conference

Share your knowledge and gain recognition by presenting at the PRSA’s Western District Conference 2016. The Call for Speakers is open until 11:59 p.m. PST on Thursday, January 21. The Orange County Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) issued a call for speakers for the 2016 Western...

APR Preparation Training That Works

If your new year’s resolution is to build on your PR skills and are considering going for your APR here’s a great tool to help you be successful: the APR Online Training Course and associated virtual student COHORTS. This program provides the APR candidate with both disciplined academic learning environment...

Study Reveals Challenges To PR Industry Diversity Efforts

A new study of young Black and Hispanic public relations (PR) practitioners in the U.S. has identified key obstacles to overcome to ensure the success of diversity efforts in the public relations profession, according to Louis Capozzi, president of the PRSA Foundation, which funded the City College of New...

Call for 2016 New Pros Committee Members

Are you looking to get more involved in San Diego’s PR industry? The Public Relations Society of America San Diego/Imperial Counties New Professionals welcomes all PRSA members to apply for a position on the 2016 New Pros committee. The committee consists of seven members who coordinate and oversee the...