July 24, 2014

New campaign: Abandon all hope

I just had an email from a journalist asking me to start a campaign to end the use of “I hope you’re well” in emails from […]
July 20, 2014

‘Launch’ needs a new definition

Here are a few definitions of launch: launch1 lɔːn(t)ʃ/ verb: launch; 3rd person present: launches; past tense: launched; past participle:launched; gerund or present participle: launching 1. […]
July 20, 2014

Welcome to Houston

We have some news… We’ve just sent up the world’s highest press release to announce that we are shaking off our old company name.  Today we’re […]
July 15, 2014

10 Things You Need To Know About This Week

If you’re going on holiday, here are 10 time-saving social media apps Edward Snowden condemns Britain’s emergency surveillance bill Hailo is taking on Uber in taxi […]
July 14, 2014

Plus ça change?

Lots of people are calling for the reinvention or redefining of PR.  PR at its best has always felt to me like a fairly fluid discipline […]
July 10, 2014

10 Things You Need To Know About This Week

You should quit Facebook for 99 days to find true happiness How to create a social media ‘voice’ It’s official. We’re not ready for the Jelly […]
July 9, 2014


  To suggest that ‘social media’ is a science (for which you have to pay top dollar) is like claiming you can predict the weather. Yesterday […]
July 9, 2014

PR – is it that bad?

Quite a bit of vitriol being cast in the direction of PR people in the last few weeks.  First there was Robert Peston’s speech.  Then there was Nick […]
July 1, 2014

10 Things You Need To Know About This Week

Google Glass is available to buy in the UK for just £1,000 Twitter Testing Ways to Add Commentary to Retweets BBC launches a video news channel […]
July 1, 2014

Who are you talking to?

My friend met someone on an online dating website. Upon realising they had mutual friends, they swapped numbers. My friend is loud, confident and likes guys […]