Sir Craig Oliver: “Tell your own story, or it will be told for you”

Sir Craig Oliver, David Cameron’s former director of politics and communications, gave the keynote speech to an enthralled and packed Hawker House at CommsCon on Tuesday. He provided a fascinating insight into his time in Number 10, his thoughts on what went right and wrong in the Brexit campaign, and the lessons he’s taken from […]

AMEC unveils its ‘Measurement Maturity Mapper’ in Barcelona

AMEC unveiled a brand new resource to help PR professionals build impactful measurement programmes today at its annual Barcelona summit. The ‘Measurement Maturity Mapper’ was introduced to the world in a hands-on workshop with Cision’s Paul Hender, FleishmanHillard’s Ben Levine, Survey Solutions’ Colin Wheeler and Impact Research & Measurement’s Aseem Sood. Once launched, this interactive […]

Jennifer Palmieri: “You don’t need to act as if you belong – you DO belong”

On Wednesday 25th April, we had the privilege of a talk and Q&A session from Jennifer Palmieri as part of the Cision UK office’s Empower initiative. Palmieri was the White House Director of Communications for President Barack Obama, and Communications Director for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, and she has recently published a book, “Dear […]

Who run the world? Organisations with objectives!

It’s an interesting time to be a woman. Over the last couple of years, movements like #MeToo, #TimesUp, the Everyday Sexism project, and the seemingly endless torrent of new sexual assault and harassment allegations have highlighted what women have known for centuries – that being female can be very difficult. But it’s also never felt […]