UK Public Relations Versus the US – Why Communications in America Are the Same, But Different

Is public relations the same the world over or are there significant differences in from country to country. For example do PROs find it easy to move between the US and the UK?

Britain and the States have always shared common values; historically the two countries are closely aligned. Whether you are watching a repeat of Friends, or grabbing a Starbucks coffee, the cultures seem similar. But when it comes to PR, what are the significant differences in how companies on either side of the Atlantic operate?

Dennis L Wilcox, author of Public Relations Strategies & Tactics, says that that PR practices are not only the same in the UK and the US, they are the same globally. He explains: “The principles and basic concepts of effective public relations are the same around the world. There’s still a focus…

Source by David A Robinson