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# Communications Clinic

All time
When you fail to fully examine a reference, you increase your chances of a costly mis-hire
It’s just a formality, goes the thinking, and it is that thinking that causes employers major problems.
# Frances Fitzgerald
Dozens of 'non-existent' emails between former Minister for Justice and PR firm discovered
Communications to and from Terry Prone’s PR company were discovered following an FOI request by transparency group Right to Know.
# for the camera
Gardaí spent €93,000 in five months on media training at the Communications Clinic
All told the force has spent nearly €114,000 on media training in the past two-and-a-half-years.
# garda recruits
Want to be a Garda? You need to impress as the competition is tough
A paid day course aimed at preparing Garda recruits for the lengthy interview process has been set up, giving an insight into what the interview process is like.
# mission to prey
Senator wants RTÉ chair before Oireachtas Committee for a third time
John Whelan is to formally request that Tom Savage appear before the Oireachtas Communications Committee over the role of the Communications Clinic in the Mission to Prey programme.
# mission to prey
Communications Clinic says Savage knew nothing of Mission to Prey account
Terry Prone, a director at Communications Clinic, told that client-confidentiality meant her husband was unaware of the PR firm’s work for the Irish Missionaries Union.