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Journalists make their job look easy, but that comfort and confidence is hard-won through thorough research and preparation.
Don’t, as the interviewee, assume you can step into the interview without a similar degree of preparation.
Too many interviewees believe their expertise alone will carry them through a tough interview, because they are specialists in the subject under discussion.
You are probably all too familiar with the term ‘social purpose’. More than just the latest buzz word in business, we are now living in what is being described as ‘the purposeful age’, but what does purpose really mean for brands, where has it come from and what role does PR play? Purpose is defined by the Oxford English Dictionary as, “The reason for which something is done or created or for which something exists”. At its core, purpose is all about authenticity and your values. It should form a fundamental aspect of your business and marketing strategy. Its about why you do what you do, beyond making money. Listen to Episode 14 of our podcast, Revitalise & Grow, for even more tips on purpose for business.Read More
For most professionals, media interviews can be a daunting thought, especially if you haven’t done one before.
Prior to any interview it is important to be well prepared and feel confident and comfortable in what you’re going to talk about.
In today's blog we share our six top tips to help you master any media interview, you should also check out this week's podcast which tells you all you need to know about media relations.Read More
Any PR agency you choose to use should tick as many as possible of the following boxes. When you've drawn up a shortlist of possible agencies, check out our helpful list below to judge whether or not they're right for you. You may also find our PR Buyer’s Guide useful – it is a comprehensive guide to finding your perfect PR partner!Read More
The world of PR and communications often finds itself under scrutiny. It’s no stranger to accusations of being fluffy, unnecessary and ineffective. The reality couldn’t be further from the truth.Read More
With all the time and effort required to plan an event, you’ll want it to make the headlines. Getting press to attend your event impresses your clients, builds brand awareness and hopefully results in some media coverage. Read on for our tips for securing media coverage of your event and for more helpful advice on maximising events, check out Episode 11 of our podcast, Revitalise & Grow.Read More
We are super excited to let you know that we are launching the ADPR podcast, Revitalise & Grow. We’ve been working away on it for the past few months and can’t wait to share it with you soon!Read More
In last week’s blog we delved into the key findings from the 2021 Edelman Trust Barometer. The survey highlighted concerning statistics about how people consume and share information online, and the negative impact this is having on society (you can read all about it here).Read More
As we all start to wind down and think about the forthcoming festivities, there’s one tradition we all look forward to as the year comes to a close (particularly in the marketing world), and that’s the airing of the Christmas adverts on TV. From feel-good funny moments to emotional tear-jerkers, some of our most loved brands give us a reason to feel nostalgic and cuddle up as the big day approaches. Here’s some of our favourites this year…Read More
And so it begins! Today we enter into lockdown 2.0 in England. Once again many businesses find themselves being forced to shut up shop after only just getting back on their feet. I feel for every business that finds itself in this situation, it’s not how any of us wanted to end the year. And with so much going on, I know it can be hard to find the motivation to push through and find the will to continue. But, as hard as it is, we must have hope. It’s a cliché but it’s true - we got through it before and we’ll get through it again.Read More
Everybody has been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic in some way and with a second lockdown coming into force, disruption to peoples’ lives and the overall economy looks set to continue for the foreseeable future.
Many businesses are facing difficult decisions about the future of their current work force, with thousands facing unemployment in a saturated jobs market.
Those between the ages of 16 -29 are paying a particularly high price with 55% of young people believing their options for the future have been significantly limited by the crisis. Scheduled gap years and internships have been postponed, jobs are sparse and those in higher education are concerned about their future prospects.Read More
Covid-19 accelerated countless changes in organisations globally, and communications became a top priority for many businesses. Being able to successfully navigate Covid-19 showed just how powerful communications can be and highlighted the importance of communications professionals within organisations.Read More