All too often, you secure some long-awaited press coverage but then fail to make the most of your success. But success breeds success, and press coverage is just the same. Indeed, the more earned press coverage you achieve – the more likely you are to get more. Follow these #PRthatPays tips and I’ll show you…

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Are you a member of an association, membership body or business organisation? If so, did you know your membership could help you secure press coverage, PR opportunities and even more business? When journalists go a looking for a businesses to interview around specific issues and trends, or comment on the back of the publication of…

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Behind the business scenes A monthly chat with the often-unseen public relations and communications professional – behind the business scenes one PR person at a time. Mark Swift, Head of Communications at EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation From trainee pilot to Sliding Doors, probably the best ten pounds he’s ever spent, and a real-life living and…

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GDPR and public relations: an interview with Suzanne Dibble, the small business law expert by Ellen Carroll I think that I’m pretty typical of many PRs (especially those of you that are freelance or run your own small agency) in that GDPR is most certainly on my radar.  I’m working towards GDPR compliance for Nellie…

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2018 is the Year of Engineering, this week is National Apprenticeship Week and today… today is the day I’ve published my Ultimate PR Diary for UK Manufacturers full of all the dates you need to know to raise your profile.  But why?  Manufacturing is a passion of mine – it’s in my blood.  After emigrating…

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