2017 Dinner

Honors Those Who Pay It Forward

Honoring six PR leaders who pay it forward through the power of mentorship at the Union League Club of Chicago on Thursday, Oct. 26. Read more

Why is mentoring so important?

Plank Center Study Identifies Mentoring Benefits, Developmental Requirements

The Plank Center has released a formal white paper highlighting the benefits and best practices entailed in the mentoring process. Read more

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5 Steps for Better Leadership

“We need many more effective, ethical and excellent leaders in our profession.” Here are five steps for better leadership. Read more

Website- Report Card 2017

Report Card on PR Leaders

Report Card on PR Leaders: Gender differences deepened, leader-employee gap remains and grades slide in several areas. Read more

Save the Date 2017

Save the Date: 8th Annual Milestones in Mentoring Gala

The eighth annual “Milestones in Mentoring” Gala will be Thursday, October 26, at the Union League Club of Chicago. Read more

Resources

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Webinar On-Demand

Our textbooks taught us the pioneers of our profession—Ivy Lee and Edward Bernays—but this webinar shines a light on those the textbooks missed. Discovering the “Hidden Figures in PR.”

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Grants & Awards

Small Web Save the Date 2017

2017 “Milestones in Mentoring” Gala

Recognized as the best night in public relations, the 8th Annual “Milestones in Mentoring” Gala will be held on Thursday, October 26, at the Union League Club of Chicago.

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Dialogue

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5 Steps to Better Leadership

We need many more effective, ethical and excellent leaders in our profession.You can’t go out and buy a bottle of secret leadership sauce, but you can upgrade your leadership software by taking these five steps.

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Latest News

Ron Culp Inducted into Arthur W. Page Society Hall of Fame

Celebrating the substantial contribution to the advancement of the profession, Ron Culp is the first recipient to be awarded the Arthur W. Page Society’s two prestigious honors – induction into the Page Society Hall of Fame (2017) and awarding of the Distinguished Service Award (2006).

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The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations Honors Six PR Mentors

 

The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations celebrates the power of leadership through mentoring at its eighth annual “Milestones in Mentoring” Gala. Six influential leaders who understand the importance of communications and mentorship will receive Milestones in Mentoring awards during an induction ceremony at the Union League Club of Chicago on Thursday, Oct. 26.

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