Tag Archives: PR

What is the future for horse racing?

Sadly the photograph of racehorse trainer Gordon Elliot appeared on my social media timelines and it is an image that stuck in my head. As a long time horse owner this was a reputational crisis that made me really think. … Continue reading

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A longing for a messaging rethink

Saturday night in January 2021. Not at all like many Saturday nights I have had in my life. No going to the pub, no meal at a nice restaurant, and no getting dressed up. This is becoming the normal way … Continue reading

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Resolutions, predictions and a New Year

In this post Christmas and pre New Year time people often start thinking about resolutions. They look at what they want to change in their lives and use the opportunity of a new calendar year to implement the move. I … Continue reading

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Building a stronger PR industry

“Only 2% of PR practitioners described the main income earner in their household (parents) as state pensioners, casual and lowest grade workers, unemployed with state benefits only.” Continue reading

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Pulling the shutters down

This is just one story. There are so many more. Businesses that had been thriving, busy and at the heart of local communities are being stretched. Continue reading

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In the spotlight

What we have to do is find a way to put the spotlight on the important work that is taking place and is helping communities. Continue reading

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Facing the future by focusing on today

I like many people watched the announcement of a month long lockdown with concern and rising anxiety. It was made worse by the drip, drip of information during the day, the delay in the press conference and some unfathomable charts. … Continue reading

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The most wonderful time of the year?

When you are living with a crisis you are not able to take time off in the same way. Continue reading

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Tweeting a decade away

It had taken three days from the initial conversation to the execution of the tweetathon. Continue reading

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Rumour, speculation and leaks

Living in Greater Manchester I am expecting to face similar restrictions but with no clarity and just having the carrot of a Boris Johnson statement later dangled in front of me brings anxiety. Will it impact on my work? How will my life have to change again? How long will I face restrictions? Continue reading

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