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Being brave and demonstrating professionalism in PR

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Bravery isn’t just a thing for children, adulting isn’t that easy sometimes! Being brave in PR In public relations, I feel like we’ve always acted like the poor relation to advertising,…

Keep on building

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Every year, I take time out to build on what I do.  I review my services, my skillset, my overall offering and try and make it more streamlined, more accessible…

Laura announced as speaker at Digital Leaders’ Insight Live summit

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60 day countdown until Insight Live Insight Live Week is a five-day virtual summit you can take part in without leaving the comfort of your desk! Even better, unlike physical conferences…

When clients do good things

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From 15-18 August, Pride Glasgow, took place.  9,000 people participated in a march at the weekend and it’s testament to the hard work put in to make it happen, despite numerous…

People buy People podcast launches

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For the last few years I’ve talked about launching a podcast. The main reason I wanted to launch a podcast is because I feel a lot more emotion and personality…

PR Strategy must be set before writing a tactical plan

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Last night I was invited to lead a conversation about PR strategy for #PowerAndInfluence, a weekly tweet chat by Ella Minty. A number of points stood out for me last night after…

Wellbeing in PR – useful resources

National Stress Awareness Month & PR
It’s been described as an epidemic – how can we ensure wellbeing in PR is a priority? April is National Stress Awareness Month and yesterday the CIPR launched its annual…

230+ digital reports analysed, paint a strong picture

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Simon Kemp, Report Author of Digital Around the World in 2019, a report produced by We Are Social and Hootsuite, has analysed 230+ digital reports and there is a wealth…

Why Fyre Festival is a case study not to copy

If you work in PR you need to watch Fyre Festival – for all sorts of reasons! I’m a bit of a binger on Netflix. I’ve probably watched most boxsets!…

Preparing for Brexit – how public relations can help

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This post is about the role public relations practitioners can and should play to help organisations understand how to prepare stakeholders and try to get the most from Brexit, whatever…