#4PRQs for: Michael White of Lansons

Michael White is the Digital Account Director at Lansons

Michael White is the Digital Account Director at Lansons

Four PR Questions (#4PRQs) today go to Lanson‘s Michael White. Michael is a digital and social expert. His blog, that has been run since 2009, has been called one of the most influential ones in the industry. He is PR graduate from the University of Gloucestershire. In his notable resume, we can find companies like Microsoft and variety of the communications agencies. He is also the associate editor of our beloved Behind the Spin. Michael shared some really interesting insights into his career with me. His ideas and hints can be really useful for media students.

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My favourite Casey Neistat’s quotes

Quote inspired by Casey Neistat, above my desk.

The quote inspired by Casey Neistat, hanging above my desk.

Casey Neistat in one of my favourite YouTubers. He’s truly inspirational. He not only does a lot of things that make me motivated, but he also says a lot of things that we could all learn from. For this post, I put together some my favourite quotes from Casey’s famous video blogs that he has, sadly, recently ended.

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#4PRQs for: Sarah Scholefield of Grayling

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Sarah Scholefield is managing director of Grayling.

For today’s #4PRQs (Four PR Questions), I’m really lucky to be interviewing Sarah Scholefield, currently Managing Director at Grayling UK. Sarah in English graduate from the University of Manchester. In her admirable curriculum vitae, we can also find many other reputable agencies, including Freuds, Edelman and Fleishman-Hillard. Sarah has also spent nine years in Singapore, working on global clients.

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#6ofMarcel: Careers Fair, Digital and Creative event and holding a door

#MarcelWritesDisso and will continue doing this for a few more months.

#MarcelWritesDisso and will continue doing this for the next few months.

We are halfway through November. Christmas is coming, May and the deadline of my dissertation submission is even closer now. In the past few days, I particularly loved two PRCA events. I also liked the podcast about holding door and a formula for the perfect americano. These are my favourite things of last week, this is #6ofMarcel.

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#4PRQs for: Alex Singleton of Circle Health

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Alex Singleton is the Head of Communications and Marketing at Circle Health.

Alex Singleton answers my #4PRQs (Four PR Questions) today. He leads communications and marketing at Circle Health. He’s a Fellow of the Public Relations and Communications Association and is author of The PR Masterclass (published by Wiley). Last year, he completed a postgraduate-level Diploma in Crisis Communication with the CIPR and this month begins an MBA at Surrey Business School, which he is blogging about for the Financial Times.

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Networking for students: events (1/3)

Making PR students best networkers!

Making PR students better networkers!

Public relations business is all about people. It’s about creating and maintaining relationships. Networking is not a rocket science. It’s a bit of common sense, hint of bravery and a portion of people skills. The earlier you start networking, the better you become at it. You’ll also be able to build a diverse network. In this mini-series, I’ll share some of my advice and insights on how to be a better student-networker.

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#4PRQs for: Sarah Hall of CIPR

Sarah Hall is the President of CIPR and Managing Director of Sarah Hall Consulting Limited

Sarah Hall is the President of CIPR and Managing Director of Sarah Hall Consulting Limited

I’m incredibly glad to be featuring Sarah Hall in this week’s #4PRQs (Four PR Questions). I met Sarah during the launch of one of the most significant publications in the industry, #FuturePRoof. What struck me the most about Sarah, was her massive enthusiasm, charm and knowledge about the industry. Since then, I knew that I’d love to hear some career advice from her. Apart from being the editor of the mentioned publication, Sarah is also a newly elected President of Chartered Institute of Public Relations and Managing Director of her own agency — Sarah Hall Consulting Limited.

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