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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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The brain drain

This latest news has, as I saw one public sector communicator say ‘been a slap in the face’. 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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A kind word

There has been a lot spoken about mental health since the arrival of Covid-19. We have all experienced low moods, distress or even depression in some form. It is really important that we continue to talk about it. My problem … Continue reading

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Planning for the future

In the past I have felt that in-house was looked down upon and seen as an easy option. Continue reading

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#FuturePRoof 4 – a time of change

There are few books that you read and feel both uncomfortable and positive at the same time. The latest edition of #FuturePRoof, which is actually the fourth publication, is a vital addition to reading lists for all PR and communication … Continue reading

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What are you doing?

There is no doubting that 2020 has brought many challenging things. This is the last bank holiday of the year but it is hard to even remember the others. What are you doing to make the most of this weekend? … Continue reading

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Do our crisis plans really help everyone?

The devastation is clear to see in Louisiana from tropical storm Laura. In the middle of a pandemic people were faced with needing to evacuate their homes which for many had been a place of safety from Covid-19. But it … Continue reading

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Time to be a CommsHero

It is five years since I first met the amazing people who are CommsHero. They have created a really popular brand and organised some fascinating events. I remember blogging before the event in Manchester in May 2015 about some concerns … Continue reading

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Life among the restrictions

Thursday night was a little frustrating as I have explained in an article for PR Week. What has happened since then is even more anxiety inducing. I live in Wigan and yes that is classed as Greater Manchester despite what … Continue reading

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