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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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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19Oct
By: Ryan Seller On: October 19, 2017 In: Content, Marketing, PR Comments: 0

Glossophobia. That’s the technical word for that wave of fear that overwhelms many of us when we’re faced with the prospect of giving a presentation. A common way of dealing with this phobia is to simply avoid all situations that involve public speaking, however, if you want a successful...

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18Oct
By: admin On: October 18, 2017 In: New Client, PR, Press Release, Technology Comments: 0

New Zealand based Network History specialist, Endace, has selected CommsCo to support its PR and social presence and drive corporate cybersecurity awareness, starting this month. The agency aims to raise the company’s profile as an industry leader servicing some of the world’s largest organisations and running on some of...

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12Sep
By: admin On: September 12, 2017 In: BLog, Comms, PR Comments: 0

In this blog series, you’ll get to learn about each member of the CommsCo team, including our thoughts on what it’s like to work in PR and how we like to wind down at the end of a busy working day. First up is Leah Jones, our fabulous Account...

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15Aug
By: Kyra Folkes On: August 15, 2017 In: BLog, Comms, PR, Uncategorized Comments: 0

Being a great PR professional means more than being ‘a good writer’ or ‘good with people’. It’s all about the ability to transfer these skills under pressure, and read a situation in terms of both managing clients and spotting PR opportunities. Whether you are thinking about a career in...

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11Aug
By: Alex Halpern On: August 11, 2017 In: Content, PR Comments: 0

The First Breed of Positivity – The PR Pro In June, two seemingly contradictory statements came out of the small town of Pine Bluff, Arkansas – the second biggest crime hotspot in the USA after Detroit, with an average of 3,413 crimes per annum. Resident Marina Ross said: “Every...

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24May
By: admin On: May 24, 2017 In: PR, Survey Comments: 0

Many companies don’t know where to start when it comes to creating survey campaigns, and this uncertainty often leads to poor results. If done well, a survey can create compelling thought leadership for an organisation, targeting issues that affect both individual customers and the overall industry. A great survey...

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