The Network Ireland West Cork “Women in Media” event with keynote speaker Margaret Nelson, CEO of FM104/Q102, and other guest speakers Karla Goodman of Made to Measure Films Ireland Ltd and Aoife McInerney of Communico took place on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at AIB in Bandon, Co Cork. A recent IMRO radio award hall of fame recipient, Margaret Nelson is one of the best known and … Continue reading Network Ireland West Cork Hosts FM104’s Margaret Nelson in AIB, Bandon
The quote “You have the same number of hours in the day as Beyoncé” is often seen on social media. No doubt, its popularity is down to this quote’s power to give us perspective. We live in a busy world, where how busy we are is often used as a barometer of success. If we take a step back, it’s helpful to recognise the common … Continue reading Beyoncé and Our 24 Hour Days!
Back in July, I offered insights on writing a press release that will land you media coverage (read the article here). This month, my blog is about photocalls as they tie in with press releases in terms of media relations campaigns and attracting coverage. Over the years, I have come across situations where people are holding fantastic, newsworthy events, where all of the “i’s” are … Continue reading Top Tips for a Winning Photocall for Media Relations Campaigns
Over the years, what has often concerned me about the PR industry is that it is unregulated. In particular, this has been a cause for concern in terms of business development and the perception of PR – if PR is not delivered by qualified, experienced professionals it can lack credibility or be undervalued. While, in general, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) may be viewed … Continue reading How the GDPR impacts Media Relations – is DIY PR Passé Composé?