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Spare a thought

I had a lovely day off today indulging in some Christmas shopping and getting some more chores done. I was also able to spend a bit of time with a good friend to talk about life, work, priorities and 2018. … Continue reading

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Please look behind the headline

I feel the need to comment about the front page of the Daily Mail today. If you haven’t seen it let me explain. It has taken a selection of separate police related stories and claims policing has lost its way. … Continue reading

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Walk a mile in their shoes

Whether you call it internal communication or employee engagement there is one thing that I think is essential. It is important for all forms of communication and that is to understand your audience. There are many ways we try to … Continue reading

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Small but mighty

The world is full of the big things that shout loudest and make the most noise. It is those elements that capture people’s attention and are in the face of everyone around them. But in the silence is often the … Continue reading

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The hardest words

This is the hardest blog I have ever tried to sit and write. I haven’t felt able to write anything for almost two weeks. Firstly, I want to remember all those people who have been affected by the events in … Continue reading

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PR to the rescue

For many years there has been a strained relationship between PR professionals and journalists. The latter feel they are ‘above’ being provided with a story or lines to take and should avoid communicators operating for businesses or organisations. It is … Continue reading

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Positive impressions last

It is easy to take things for granted. It is even easier to take people for granted. If you look back through your life there will have been contacts with lots and lots of people. There are a few within … Continue reading

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