12Jan
By: Ilona Hitel On: January 12, 2018 In: BLog, Comms, Marketing, PR, Technology Comments: 0

2017 was a huge year for tech scale ups. With ‘top ten’ start-up listings cropping up everywhere, it’s hard not to be amazed by the variety of new tech talent — from workforce management to automation and AI to cyber security companies. We keep a keen eye on The...

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05Jan
By: Alex Halpern On: January 05, 2018 In: Comms, Content, PR, Press Release, Social Media, Twitter Comments: 0

When assessing what makes effective PR, it’s important be self-critical where necessary, and address where there is need for improvement. In business, new year’s resolutions are a chance to improve ourselves, our teams, and the success of the company’s brand. But we all know that sticking to resolutions can...

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19Dec
By: Ryan Seller On: December 19, 2017 In: PR Comments: 0

Pitching to journalists is a crucial part of daily life as a PR professional. But whether over the phone or via email, most journalists are inundated with content from PR pros throughout the day. So how can you make your content stand out in their overflowing inbox? To help...

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04Dec
By: admin On: December 04, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

Recently, we caught up with Tom Allen, Special Projects Editor for Computing, V3 and The Inquirer to find out about his tech and media predictions for 2018 – and what he wants to see from PRs. 1. What is your biggest PR bug bear? Without a doubt, it’s when...

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08Nov
By: admin On: November 08, 2017 In: BLog, Comms, PR, Technology Comments: 0

In this series, we talk to a member of the CommsCo team, to glean their thoughts on PR, agency life, and everything else that matters. Next up is Ed Clark, our 24-going-on-54 year old Senior Account Executive. What is your favourite thing about working at CommsCo? Definitely the team....

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06Nov
By: Kyra Folkes On: November 06, 2017 In: Technology Comments: 0

Last weekend, I visited The Design Museum in Kensington to attend its annual ‘Beazley Design of the Year’ exhibition. Running until the 28th January and accessible for a small fee, attendees can browse the cream of this year’s design crop from the categories of digital, architecture, fashion, graphics, product...

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01Nov
By: Alex Halpern On: November 01, 2017 In: Content, Content Marketing, PR Comments: 0

On November 1 (today) we celebrate National Author’s Day. This might seem a far cry from those of us working in the world of technology. But when Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s book ‘Hit Refresh’ was launched last September, it shipped out to bookstores across the world. And he’s far...

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27Oct
By: Leah Jones On: October 27, 2017 In: Content Marketing, Marketing, PR Comments: 0

Last week, CommsCo attended Marketo’s ‘Marketing Nation London’ at the QE11 in Westminster. An international roadshow that takes in Boston, Chicago and London, the event’s next stop is sunny San Francisco. The day held an array of amazing speakers, from Marketo’s Chief Operating Officer, Greg Wolfe, to the Head...

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24Oct
By: Alex Halpern On: October 24, 2017 In: Comms, Content, PR, Social Media, Technology Comments: 0

It’s no secret that the tweet, the Facebook status and the Instagram pic have transformed journalism. And yet despite the diversity of reasons why journalists use social media today, their communication with PR pros remains universally consistent. Cision and Canterbury Christ Church University’s Social Journalism 2017 Study reported that...

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