GDPR and public relations: an interview with Suzanne Dibble

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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PR Media Diary for UK Manufacturers 2018 #ukmfgprdiary

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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PR and Marketing News November 2017

LATEST PUBLIC RELATIONS AND MARKETING NEWS The Budget On the 22nd November, Philip Hammond delivered the Autumn 2017 Budget. Alongside key economic figures, such as the UK growth forecast falling from 2% to 1.5%, the budget outlined key changes that will directly impact UK businesses. These include a freeze of the VAT threshold at 85,000…

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Illustration for PR and Live events

I absolutely love illustration but find myself visually inapt – I’m more of a words person – but that doesn’t stop me looking on longingly and with more than a hint of a green eye when it comes to other businesses and their pretty pictures.  And, don’t get me started on people that draw amazing…

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Hidden benefits of cultural change  

  I recently attended From Start-up to Scale-up: a Like Minds event in Exeter.  And, despite the great and the good from the likes of LinkedIn, Lego and Amazon featuring as keynotes, I found myself more drawn towards the story of how a traditional law firm transformed its culture. Now, law firms (like many industries…

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