Engage in promoting or creating an intended public image for individuals, groups, or organizations. May write or select material for release to various communications media.Explore this career in the military
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Employment of public relations specialists is projected to grow 9 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Organizations will continue to emphasize community outreach and customer relations as a way to maintain and enhance their reputation and visibility. Public opinion can change quickly, particularly because both good and bad news spread rapidly through the Internet. Consequently, public relations specialists will be needed to respond to news developments and maintain their organization’s reputation. The growing use of social media also is expected to increase employment for public relations specialists. This will create more work for public relations specialists as they try to appeal to consumers and the general public in new ways. Public relations specialists will be needed to help their clients use these new types of social media effectively.Read More
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