Blog posts • Oct 28, 2014 12:20 GMT
We interviewed senior press officer Claire Eaton-Whitfield from Panasonic UK, who received highly commended award in the best online newsroom category.
Blog posts • Oct 23, 2014 08:00 BST
Mynewsdesk was a proud sponsor of The Professional Copywriters' Network Conference, held in London in September. We met Ogilvy's UK vice chairman and TED speaker Rory Sutherland, and other creatives, who told us what they think makes a great story.
Blog posts • Sep 03, 2014 11:00 BST
We caught up with Vikki Chowney, Head of Agency at newly formed social agency, Things With Wings (a TMW and Nelson Bostock Group partnership). With experience across marketing, PR and digital communications, we were keen to find out just what Vikki's doing to embrace disruption and consolidation in the industry...
Blog posts • Aug 06, 2014 11:59 BST
We caught up with Deirdre Breakenridge (Adjunct Professor, Marketing & Public Relations, New York University) at our #FutureComms14 event. She shared her thoughts on the PR landscape, specifically the influence of technology on the evolution of PR, communications and marketing.
Blog posts • Aug 04, 2014 08:00 BST
Summer has been packed with sporting events (World Cup, the Commonwealth Games, Tour de France, to name but a few) music festivals and all imaginable kinds of happenings. Despite making the most of beer gardens, supporting their favourite athletes and catching some rays, PR and comms professionals around the world have been busy. Here are some campaigns and events that caught our attention!
Blog posts • Jul 30, 2014 10:33 BST
Here at Mynewsdesk we love clever PR campaigns and funny stunts...especially when there is a hidden camera involved. So this prank to promote the airing of Sharkando 2: The Second One on Syfy was right up our street...
Blog posts • Jul 03, 2014 10:34 BST
It always seems to be the way, it's the beginning of the month then it's flown by in a flash. There's been plenty of things happening over the last four weeks to get the communications industry talking. Here are our highlights from the last month...
Blog posts • May 28, 2014 08:15 BST
There’s a schism opening up in the PR industry. There are some agencies that have put the work in to understand how the communications environment is evolving and are adapting their services, structure and skill sets in response. But there are many more agencies that, well, haven’t. And more to the point, show no sign of doing so.
Blog posts • May 06, 2014 11:00 BST
Deirdre Breakenridge, CEO of Pure Performance Communications, gives her thoughts on the changing role of the communications professionals and insights into the future of communications. She also was the keynote speaker at FutureComms14 - the PR & comms event of the year.
Blog posts • Apr 01, 2014 12:49 BST
March has flown by in a flash and it's been packed full of interesting campaigns to keep the PR industry talking and entertained. For our monthly round up I'm keeping it short and sweet but I'd love to hear about your favourite recent campaigns, research pieces you've found most interesting or crises that have made you cringe, so please tweet us or leave a wee comment below
Blog posts • Mar 08, 2014 11:34 GMT
As it's International Women's Day I wanted to ask one of my female PR role models, Sara Robinson the Managing Director of Cake Communications, about her experience as a women in the PR industry, her thoughts on why this gender gap exists and her advice for women looking to start their own agency.
Blog posts • Mar 06, 2014 11:19 GMT
In the spirit of World Book Day we thought we'd share with you some of the PR books we recently added to our library...