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My Work Experience Week with Purplefish

by Lily Mckay As a year 10 at a Bristol school, I have the opportunity to spend a week doing work experience with a company of my choice. For this week, I chose Purplefish, a PR agency that works with a variety of companies and provided me with the work I ...

We’re celebrating our B Corp certification 

It’s been a rigorous application process taking us two years in the making so we’re incredibly proud to be awarded B Corporation status, joining just 760 UK companies accredited by the international movement which promotes business as a force for good.   Firmly aligned to our reason for being here at Purplefish, ...

Marketing challenges that every tech company faces

We recently saw the first of a series of webinars tackling the topic of Communications in Tech in the form of a collaboration between Joanna Randall, Managing Director at Purplefish PR, and Matt Exley, Entrepreneur Engagement Manager at Tech Nation UK.   This webinar series aims to connect individuals and companies in the tech sector and to create a community of support. This month we opened the webinar series with ...

Flexibility is the key for communications in 2021

With PR and marketing we ground our approach to every brief in strategic foundations. As an industry we have come such a long way from being the people that secure column inches, to professionals that take note of an organisations business objectives and fine-tune a communications strategy that will deliver impact ...
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Springboard Sessions offer free communications advice

Following the success of a pilot, in partnership with Future Space, we are excited to extend our Springboard Sessions. Throughout August our free communications advice programme will exclusively be available to clients of Bristol-based recruiters, Moxie & Mettle. Springboard offers free 45-minute virtual advisory sessions to assist with communications planning and ...

Planning communications for a post-pandemic world

This pandemic has marked a moment in history, one that has changed our lives as we knew them. Over the last weeks and months, we have thought twice, re-imagined and re-evaluated our lives and what is important to us. The world has changed and there is no going back to ...

What is the ‘new normal’?

Over the last few weeks, we’ve all been adapting to a ‘new normal.’ Leaving our buzzy, creative, social, banter-filled offices behind and finding ourselves sat at makeshift desks in quarantine - all within, what felt like, the flick of a switch. Thankfully, connecting people is what we do so adapting hasn’t ...

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 ...