esPResso’s Sarah Stimson has nearly a decade’s experience in PR recruitment and training. She launched the Unicorn Jobs recruitment business, and now heads up the Taylor Bennett Foundation‘s award-winning training programme for black, Asian and minority ethnic graduates considering a career in PR.

This means she has loads of tips for PR people looking to hone their skills, expand their knowledge, and develop their careers. She shares these with you here.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Who should you be following?
What should I read?
Do I need a PR degree?
PR training
Ten tips for press release writing
Presentation skills
Boosting team morale
A PR jargon guide

JOB SEARCH

Tips for job hunters
Using social media in your job hunt
What is "cultural fit"?
Recruitment consultants

CVs AND APPLICATIONS
Job application tips
10 PR CV Tips
Making your CV more effective
What to put at the bottom of your CV
Can quirky secure a job?
Following up applications
Should I say I’m a team player?

INTERVIEWS

Ten golden job interview rules
Job interview dress code
What weaknesses can you admit to?
What questions should I ask?
Discussing salary

FREELANCE AND HOME WORKING

All about being freelance
Ten tips for working from home


CAREER PLANNING

New Year career resolutions
Aiming for the top
When is it time to look for a new job?
How to quit
Will going part-time stall your career?
Returning to work after a career break
How to cross sectors
Marketing job with my PR skills?

AT WORK

How to make a good first impression
25 things to avoid at the workplace
Falling in love with your job again
Dealing with a difficult boss
Asking for a pay rise
The Christmas Party
Top 10 Secret Santa gifts for under £10
Deal with the post-Christmas blues