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My PR intern Experience

My time so far as a Public Relations intern has been very interesting. Fortunately for me my first week with Purplefish began the week of St. Pauls Carnival which the agency was providing the PR and communication services for. Due to how busy things were in the build up to the carnival, I was swiftly ...

Changing the face of PR

I’ve just had a meeting with three highly experienced and forward-thinking people in my industry. This is unusual (I’m sorry to say). Why? Well it’s because the subject was the perennial bug bear of mine – the lack of diversity at every level in the PR industry. Yawn. Yes yawn. I’m completely fed up to ...

PR through a political looking-glass

Entering the world of PR with a background of studying Politics and Sociology has made the transition into a foreign industry a lot easier. I have been able to utilise my understanding of current political trends and representation in order to create engaging content appropriate for its target audience. Being aware ...

CSR and how CharityPodz is driving it

https://fundraising.co.uk/2019/06/06/charity-toy-vending-company-partners-with-lidl-gb/#.XPjlwXdFxb0 Charity-toy vending company partners with Lidl GB CharityPodz, the company behind the UK’s first charity-toy vending machines, has announced a new partnership with Lidl GB after raising over £400,000 for UK charities. The fundraising business has sold more than 1.6 million toys from its vending machines in just 24 months, benefitting dozens ...
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Celebrating Carnival

We’re once again delighted and proud to be working with the St Pauls Carnival team again this year on Bristol’s iconic celebration of African-Caribbean culture. We will be promoting the theme of ‘Our Journey’ for the event taking place on 6 July and will be running the press office and social ...

How to network in business

I recently attended a training conference at Zone Bristol as part of The Preddy Programme 2019, all about how to network in business, both online and face to face. We went through the all the various online mediums that can be used for networking as well as what to expect when ...

Selling yourself: The art of personal branding

If you’re selling yourself to an audience, looking for a job, attracting social media likes and followers, representing your company or attracting new business, you will require a personal brand strategy. The Shish-Kebab Theory As a business it’s important to review every touch-point you have with your customers, with communication points taking ...

Fall in love at your own risk

Earlier this month, I went to a talk hosted by The West of England Design Forum (WEDF) at the Arnolfini in Bristol. The WEDF is a small group of passionate individuals who have created a platform for those interested in the design industry to share ideas and make new connections ...