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Ethical Public Relations | Ethical Consulting

Mar 15, 2021

by Dr Craig J Selby

It’s interesting to note that Dr Google automatically expects me to search PR Ethics, versus ethical PR. Was this a mistake on my part, or is it something deeper?

To me, there is a difference. Ethics applies all over, and the principles of ethics are quite ubiquitous across our many disciplines, interests, and businesses.

But “ethical public relations” is a nuance on the term; it goes deeper, and more focused than simple ethics.

Ethical public relations is about how you as a practitioner, or agency, work within the parameters of client guidelines, and how you make decisions internally that impact upon both selecting your clients (and their products) to represent, and in activating appropriate campaigns.

It is about where you draw the lines in the world of spin, as opposed to understanding the lines that have already been drawn in the sand for us. Those lines are mere guidelines and scaffolding to help us, as PR practitioners, think deeper.

So, where do we draw the line?

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