PR

Top Five Skills to Succeed in PR

If you’re a school leaver, graduate, or even someone currently employed in a related industry and thinking of embarking on a career in public relations and media, here is my personal take on the top five skills that you need to succeed: Skill #1: Multi-tasking No day in PR is the same. In fact, the only constant in...

Mastering the PPR – Punchy Press Release

We may work in the world of PR, meaning ‘Public Relations’, but one of the most common abbreviations we find ourselves using is ‘PR’ itself, but instead for the term ‘press release.’ And in short, a press release is a form of communication, announcing a news story, such as a partnership, product announcement or appointment to...

PR: The Persuasion Game

As there is a resurgence in the consumption of news, PR has become the supercharged tool in the marketing toolbox. Selling has always been a game of persuasion in the B2B world and thought-provoking content delivered through the media is key.  Audiences are proven to buy on referral or from trusted brands and are far more receptive...

How to Develop Strong Content

Writing is easy, right? It’s just a case of having an idea and putting pen to paper – or these days, hitting the keypad and seeing the words appear in front of you. Or maybe it’s not quite that simple… Most of us can write; many of us can write well – but few can create prose...