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May 8, 2014

Boring conference to take place yet again

PR BC14 21 February 2014 More information: Hamish Thompson  07702 684290  ht@houstonpr.co.uk @HamishMThompson BORING CONFERENCE TO TAKE PLACE YET AGAIN Same format, possibility of some fresh […]
May 8, 2014

Trending for 50,000 years

‘Location-specific content’ was created by indigenous Australians 50,000 years ago. This ‘content’ is used to this day to mark traditional and sacred routes through the Australian […]
May 8, 2014

Five, four, three, two…..

Already this year our PR launch announcements for clients have reached close to a billion potential customers.  If you are gearing up for the PR launch […]
May 8, 2014

Some things I’d recommend

Here’s a random list of life-affirming things I’d recommend.  I’ll add to it from time to time….. John Stallworthy’s poem, The Almond Tree. Richard Ford’s Frank […]
May 8, 2014

The kernel of an idea

  “First mover advantage”, though something of a cliché, is more critical to business success these days than it has ever been. Why?  Because technology has […]
May 8, 2014

We’re hiring and we’re opening in London

Spring is in the air.  Green shoots and all that. After six years of trading from St Albans and serving a national and international client base […]
May 8, 2014

The 78-year-old guidebook on social media etiquette

How To Win Friends And Influence People was written by Dale Breckenridge Carnagey (he changed the spelling of his surname some years later).  He was born in 1888 […]
May 8, 2014

The Underground farm in Clapham North WW2 air raid shelters

May 8, 2014

Catch-all cut-and-paste email sign off

If you’re like me, you agonise over the tone of your email sign off.  Is it too stiff, is it too relaxed, is it too weird, […]
May 8, 2014

The art of the non-apology

Lots of talk yesterday and today about the Lord Rennard matter. I obviously have nothing to say on the claims/allegations, but I am interested in some […]