04Dec
By: Edward Clark On: December 04, 2018 In: Comms, PR Comments: 0

It seems almost everything, from politics to football, has been compared to a ‘finely poised game of chess’ at some point, often with varying degrees of accuracy. But what about PR? For those of us who don’t know our poisoned pawns from our Nimzo-Indians, what can Magnus Carlsen and...

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30Nov
By: Ilona Hitel On: November 30, 2018 In: BLog, Christmas Party, PR Comments: 0

Last night CommsCo PR took its clients, partners and journo friends on a journey around Europe via the medium of wine at a tasting at the Humble Grape in London. Great to see so many old, new, and old-but-soon-to-be-returning clients there to celebrate a year of scaling up, and...

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16Nov
By: Edward Clark On: November 16, 2018 In: BLog, Comms, Content, New Client, PR, Technology Comments: 0

This week we welcomed Matthew Carrozo to the CommsCo offices, as he traded in laid-back Lisbon for bustling London. Head of Communications at Unbabel, the translation-as-a-service AI scaleup that’s breaking down language barriers around the world, Matt chatted to the CommsCo blog team about the differences between Portugal and...

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02Nov
By: admin On: November 02, 2018 In: PR Comments: 0

As part of the budget this week, it was announced that the treasury would be releasing a commemorative Brexit 50p coin on 29th March 2019 as the United Kingdom leaves the European Union. Having been campaigned for by The Sun, it reported the news as a victory for the...

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08Oct
By: Sally McDonald On: October 08, 2018 In: New Client, PR, Press Release Comments: 0

5 October 2018, London: Unbabel– the enterprise software company that combines Artificial Intelligence (AI) with a global crowd to break down business communication barriers has chosen CommsCo as its retained PR agency for the UK, EMEA and North American regions. Headquartered in Lisbon, Portugal, with offices in San Francisco, New York...

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13Sep
By: Ilona Hitel On: September 13, 2018 In: Social Media Comments: 0

Some tips for driving results while keeping it simple Even in today’s environment, where all the industry stats back buyers being heavily influenced by social media, we still encounter many small businesses who are flummoxed by how to run successful channels without investing too much time. Companies or execs...

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04Sep
By: Michele Theil On: September 04, 2018 In: PR Comments: 0

Last week I finished my internship with CommsCo, where the team took me under its wing for three weeks and showed me the ropes of PR in a professional environment. I’ve interned elsewhere for longer periods, but nowhere has taught me more in such a short time. It’s been...

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29Aug
By: Ryan Seller On: August 29, 2018 In: PR Comments: 0

Last week, amongst the disconcerting headlines about the uncertainty of the British high street, with retail giants such as House of Fraser struggling to stay afloat, emerged an encouraging story of a small fish making waves in a big pond. As well as being picked up in local waters...

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22Aug
By: Michele Theil On: August 22, 2018 In: Social Media Comments: 0

Twitter chats are an increasingly useful tool when it comes to opening discussions with influencers and industry professionals. As well as achieving more social traction, they’re also a platform to show off your client as a trusted voice and an expert in their field. But don’t worry if you’re...

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17Aug
By: Sally McDonald On: August 17, 2018 In: Marketing Comments: 0

By Ilona Hitel, Managing Director at CommsCo It’s been three months since GDPR came into effect, yet organisations are still sending out marketing emails to individuals who have not opted-in. ‘Legitimate interest’, the loophole that businesses everywhere are using to continue outbound marketing, has been a saviour for marketing...

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