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23rd May 2019

Brain Freeze or PR Headache?

It can be hard to capitalise on in-moment PR opportunities, here we look at the trend of milkshake attacks on right-wing figures and how brands responded.

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3rd May 2019

The Power of Print Advertising: Lessons from the Subway

In a world where the use of social media and digital channels have become commonplace in PR, we often forget just how powerful print advertising can be.

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29th April 2019

The Milken Institute Global Conference 2019 – Daily Roundups

Follow this blog post for the daily takeaways from the Milken Institute Global Conference 2019.

8th April 2019

ClojureBridge – Bridging the gap between women and tech

Here at Signal, we champion diversity and inclusion. This is why we hosted ClojureBridge last month – a free workshop teaching the Clojure programming language, primarily aimed towards trans/cis women and non-binary people.

3rd April 2019

Lessons from Christchurch: How the media finally acknowledged far-right terrorism

Why does the media refuse to call white murderers terrorists? Why, instead, are these killers humanised and we, the reader, encouraged to feel for or relate to them?

29th March 2019

PR Teams Should Stop Doing These 3 Things

There are so many day-to-day tasks that are crucial to any PR role. But in the age of automation, there are always better – and less time exhaustive – ways to do them.

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22nd March 2019

Six PR Tools to Boost Productivity

In the fast-paced world of PR, you need to be productive to succeed. There’s often too much to do, yet so little time. But not to fear! We’ve compiled a list of six handy tools you can use to complete daily tasks much more quickly.

14th March 2019

Simple PR Tricks to Maximize Media Coverage at Industry Events

The RSA conference is the information security event of the year. Discover what PR tactics smaller information security firms used to maximize their media coverage.

11th March 2019

Three Top Tips to Avoid Bad Press: Lessons from the Construction Industry

So what tactics does the construction industry employ to stay ahead of the media – or at least, minimise negative fallout?

6th March 2019

The winners and losers of MWC

Now that the conference is over, and its record-breaking 109,000 attendees have gone home, we look back at the key organisations and topics (as nominated by Ovum) that hit the headlines last week.

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26th February 2019

How Much Regional News Coverage Do Charities Get? [Interactive Map]

From Macmillan’s wildly successful coffee mornings, to Cancer Research’s famous ‘Race for Life’ – charity campaigns are now all about bringing people together.

25th February 2019

Mobile World Congress 19 Daily Roundups

Follow this blog post for the daily takeaways from the 2019 Mobile World Congress.