At the risk of this post coming off as slightly depressing for anyone interested in pursuing a career in PR, I’ve decided to have a little fun and run this list anyway.
I want to stress that I realize there are many other jobs that are much more challenging (being in the military, a doctor, teacher, etc.) than working in PR, but like I said, let’s have a little fun with this.
Here are the top 10 reasons why being a PR pro is one of the toughest jobs you could have:
10. Demanding clients. They always want more results.
9. Demanding bosses. See above.
8. Meetings, conference calls, meetings, conference calls. Every day is filled with these. How can work ever get done?
7. Time management difficulties. No matter how many clients you may have, the work has to get done.