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A Global Response

In the past few months we have seen the importance of communication to helping people at a time of crisis. It can support the immediate response and preserve and protect life. It can show people the right thing to do. … Continue reading

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Keep calm and comms on

Monday morning started with the Prime Minister back at work and making a decisive statement that the lockdown measures will continue for the moment. I am not going to get into political commentary but one thing is clear now may … Continue reading

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Moments of joy

I have seen a lot in the media about how people are dealing with the challenges created by living in lockdown. For some they are exercising more or for the first time, some are baking, some are reading. Whatever people … Continue reading

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An international response

One thing has become clear during the past month or so and that is the similarities that exist as human beings no matter where we may be. The pandemic has demonstrated the world is a very small place and we … Continue reading

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Getting through this together

I imagine like me you have lost count of the amount of times you have heard someone says these are unprecedented times. We all know, they are. Communicators are under significant pressure and we have only made it through week … Continue reading

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Being human

I have many labels that attach to me. I am a daughter, sister and partner. I am a mum to my fur babies. I am a vegan. I am a horse rider and trainee dressage judge. I am a member … Continue reading

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My PR

I wasn’t going to write about the Radio 4 Media Show debate on PR but after mulling over the discussion I feel I must. I will start with a confession that I started my working life as a journalist but … Continue reading

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Taking stock and some thank you messages

This is a reflective time of the year for me. It may be because it is a time when we have to slow down from the demands of work. It may be because it is the changing of the year. … Continue reading

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To be elected

In the words of Alice Cooper ‘I want to be elected’ or at least I hope that some people will think that as the nominations for the PRCA Council take place. It was this time last year that I decided … Continue reading

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Another day, another month

In the blink of an eye we have reached the 10th month of 2018. It is suddenly October and the start of my #blogtober challenge again. (For those that don’t know blogtober is when I will blog every day during … Continue reading

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