The first of 52 blogs

While out running this morning, yes for anyone who knows me, I know that is quite a shocking opening line, but with Sarah Millican’s gentle geordie voice reassuring me, ‘you are doing well flower’ in my ears as I take on the couch potato to 5k app, I got to thinking about my CIPR CPD goals for this year – one of them was to start a professional blog, so here it is.


People are doing it more and finding different times and locations to give it a go!

  People do this in the car, while cooking, cleaning up, exercising and walking the dog. Many complain that there simply isn’t enough time in the day to do it as often as they’d like. Yes, you got it, listening to podcasts is on the rise and now thanks to technology you can listen at… Continue reading People are doing it more and finding different times and locations to give it a go!


  So, as the boy heads off for three hours of drama hoo ha, I once again find myself sat in Costa Coffee with my laptop open and a steaming hot drink. Today is a mixture of preparing for next weeks lectures and evaluating how things are going with the social media campaign – the… Continue reading Saturday


What a week! We’ve been busy getting ready to launch a social media campaign for a client and that has included research, working on graphics, messaging, working with MPs and a whole heap of other things. Today is the day, so wish us luck. We’ve also been shortlisted for a National Business Women’s Award this… Continue reading Friday!


One of the best lessons I’ve learned so far in our business is the benefit of flexibility So, back to those four children, cats and two guinea pigs. We all have lives outside of work and yes, anyone who runs their own agency will know that the phone doesn’t have an off button and down… Continue reading Flexibility


I’ve had a break from blogging after challenging myself to write 52 blogs in 52 weeks so what better time to start again than Blogtober – yes another challenge – this one is about writing a blog a day throughout the month of October, I see what they did there! Over the next few days I’m… Continue reading Blogtober