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The Town Hall comes to Facebook

Do you want to engage with your community better? Want to crowdsource ideas? Town Hall Social, developed here in Melbourne, might be the answer. Ross Monaghan reports. Follow Ross on Twitter: @themediapod. Stay tuned for some Town Hall Social questions … Continue reading

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IABC: A truly global communication association

Robin McCasland, IABC Chair (2013-14), talks to Deakin University’s Ross Monaghan about IABC, why it should be a communicator’s professional association of choice. Robin also talks about some exciting developments planned for 2014. Follow Ross on Twitter: @themediapod Follow Robin … Continue reading

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It’s worth putting in the effort: You do the math

Deakin graduate Jeszlene Zhou does the math on finding time to attend uni, study, work, have a social life and put together a killer ePortfolio. Follow Jeszlene on Twitter: @firstcommsjob YOU have 20 contact hours, 20 work hours, dinner with … Continue reading

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Interested in a festival PR internship?

Are you a student looking for more PR experience over summer? Read on. THE 26th Midsumma Festival will run in Melbourne from Sunday 12 January to Sunday 2 February, 2014 and you could play a role in making it a … Continue reading

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Inspirational: The common trait between Dairy and IT guests

On Tuesday October 29, eleven PR students attended the final theMediaPod dinner for 2013. Business women Natalie Collard and Kate Carruthers chatted with students and shared personal stories, advice and inspiration over pizza and drinks. Alison Todd reports. DAIRY farming … Continue reading

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Intern at one of Australia’s fastest growing small agencies

Would you like to Intern at a PR Report listed “Top 5 by growth Independent Agency”? Yes? Then read on. UPDATE: Sarah is no longer taking applications. I’ll post again when she’s looking for interns. SINCE inception, Dawn til Dusk … Continue reading

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Science communicators share their proofreading tips

With help from fellow members of the professional body Australian Science Communicators, Dr Ian McDonald shares some tips for proofreading your writing. Follow Ian on Twitter: @ianmcd85 I’m sure I am not the only one but I always find that … Continue reading

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Top tips for working in PR teams

GOOD teamwork can often make or break projects or campaigns. In this episode of themediapod, Ross Monaghan (right) talks with Cropley Communication’s Adrian Cropley about teamwork success and pitfalls. Adrian is recognised around the world as a leading communicator. He’s … Continue reading

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