Pitches, feedback and a missed opportunity

Whichever way you look at it the heat just got turned up. Whether you look at it from a social, political or business perspective, this is true, even within the healthcare sector. Now, possibly more than any time ever before, the marketing teams within pharma, biotech and med device need to successfully elevate the brand … Continued

PM Society Pitch Practice Survey 2019

Background This survey on Pitch practice was run in 2019 by the PM Society’s Industry-Agency Relationships Interest Group (IARIG) led by Rachel Farrow. The aim was to gather information from agencies and pharma clients on experiences of pitch practice from both sides. The survey was sent to senior individuals within the target organisations rather than … Continued

Webinar: Industry engagement post COVID-19 – event report

Pharma engagement with HCPs and patients during and after the COVID-19 crisis  Wednesday 3rd June Industry and agency experts attended the PM Society’s webinar on the 3rd June to discuss how Industry engagement will be redefined and shaped by the COVID-19 pandemic. The webinar was introduced by Carwyn Jones, PM Society Director and Chief Commercial … Continued

Webinar: Excelling in customer engagement – event report

Excelling in customer engagement How life sciences brands are re-defining HCP communications in light of the global pandemic.  Wednesday, 6th May Industry and agency experts joined the PM Society’s inaugural webinar on the 6th May to discuss how communications in the healthcare industry are being redefined during the COVID-19 pandemic. The event was curated by … Continued

Why you should enter awards this year

It’s a strange time for us all as we adjust to remote working, not just when we want to, but all the time. The teams I work with are finding things take longer, videoconferencing is more tiring than being in the office and clients are delaying projects and moving the goalposts so there is a … Continued

Careers in the pharmaceutical industry – Top tips for graduates

Careers in the pharmaceutical industry – Top tips for graduates! Following the success of our Career opportunities in the pharmaceutical industry event on the 12th February, we have produced a top tips guide for graduates to help them in their career search. To read the event report in full please click here If you’re interested … Continued

Supporting diversity in Pharmaceutical communications

By Faisal Ahmed, Sudler, PM Society Committee Member Recently, the PM Society has been increasingly asked – what are we doing about diversity in our industry? Firstly, we need to define what we mean by diversity. There is Gender, Class, Disability, LGBT, BAME, and Neurodiversity. Secondly, diversity within what?  Do we mean numbers of women … Continued