David Davis from Mediabuddies was in touch to let me know that they have released the “first global study into lifestyles of press and broadcast journalists, advertising and public relation people”.
The survey included 256 respondents, 53% men 47% women in the United States, United Kingdom and 29 other countries.
The survey group worked an average of 43 hours a week with a hard working 5% claiming over 80 hours a week.
88% of PR respondents believe in what they produce, which is good to hear and 83% saw themselves as hard working.
Only 2% of the total sample hoped their children would follow in their footsteps….
You can find more detailed results from the Mediabuddies newsroom, unfortunately they don’t provide links to individual press releases…