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Goodbye 2016 and thanks for nothing!

Lingering like a house guest that has drunk all your booze and just won’t leave the party, nobody likes 2016.

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Do communications professions really ‘get’ their audience?

When you consider that support for Hilary Clinton and Britain’s continuing membership of the EU were strongest in urban, metropolitan areas, where most creative industries are based, we have to accept that much of our target audience (59m Trump supporters and 17.4m Brexiteers) and even some of our colleagues and clients might just hold a world view radically different from our own.

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Just what does it take to dent ‘The Donald’?

While there have been so many memorable, and frankly fascinating, moments so far, one of the things that has been most interesting from a communications perspective is Donald Trump’s seeming impenetrability to traditional media attacks.

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Is it over yet? Dogs, videos and British attitudes to the EU Referendum

With less than 30 days to go until the big vote, the British media is saturated with coverage of the EU Referendum. It’s impossible to turn on the television, radio or pick-up a newspaper without seeing someone from the cast of Brexiteers or Remainers gawping back at you.

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Managing a Crisis: The Government’s Response to Tata Steel

Crisis communications is a well-established discipline within PR and Comms agencies. Working with big, industry-leading brands, it’s important to be ahead of any potential reputational threats. Heightened consumer awareness coupled.

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Crystal ball time – what does the rise of Jeremy Corbyn mean for UK politics in the long term?

The rise and rise of Jeremy Corbyn shocked the Westminster commentariate to their core. Prior to his anointment as Labour Party Leader (it really was a coronation – although Jeremy might have a few reservations about that particular phrase) many well regarded hacks still thought uber-Blairite candidate Liz Kendall was in with a good chance. The electorate rejected left wing politics at the General Election they said – not so said the Labour Party membership.

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Syria Global to Local – A Refugee Crisis Like No Other

The image of a young Syrian boy washed up on a Turkish beach features on the front page of most of today’s newspapers. A refugee who died fleeing conflict in his homeland for the safety of Europe is a powerful reminder that the world we live in remains in a constant state of flux and fragility.

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Why digital can help increase voting turnout and other digital news from this week you need to know

Find out how digital can increase the voting turnout and all the most important bits of digital news from this week.

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A new price for drug development

PRs often have a problem with statistics. Or more accurately, experts rightly have a problem with how PRs use and abuse data. One controversial statistic over the years has been the average cost of developing a.

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The post-election post

I grabbed a few minutes with Mark from our PA team to find out what he thought was interesting about the Obama election result. Here are the key out-takes from.

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