In my last blog, I discussed how PR has progressed in the past decade. For those of you who are still not convinced, read on… Every individual, business or organisation that wants to manage their communications or be seen, heard, recognised or positioned as industry leaders needs PR. Do you want to connect with employees, customers, neighbours, media or politicians, known as stakeholder engagement? Do … Continue reading How Do You Know If You Need PR?
The Network Ireland West Cork January event entitled “Be Fearless” with inspirational guest speakers Susan Steele and Fiona O’Donnell took place recently at Inchydoney Island Lodge and Spa, Co. Cork. Attended by 120 of West Cork’s most ambitious and enterprising women, the event sought to inspire business women to become fearless in the face of challenge. Speaking at the event, Susan Steele, Chair of the … Continue reading West Cork Business Women Embrace a Fearless Start to 2019
PR and networking both share the common goal of relationship building. While my role as a PR professional revolves around facilitating relationships between clients and their stakeholders, networking is about building relationships with my own contacts. The question is can PR and networking survive in isolation or are they intrinsically linked? By its very nature, networking is about engaging with your target audience, be it … Continue reading Why PR and Networking Go Hand in Hand
As I approach Christmas 2018, reflect on the past year and get ready for 2019, I have a lot to be thankful for in my career. It was my first full year living and working in Cork as Senior Account Manager at AM O’Sullivan PR and what a fulfilling year it’s been! I am currently undertaking a Certificate in Crisis Communications and Issues Management at … Continue reading Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to my Connections and Followers!
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!
The Network Ireland West Cork September event entitled “Hunger and Passion – Talk and Tour – Arts in West Cork” took place on yesterday evening (Wednesday, 26th September 2018) at Uillinn: West Cork Art’s Centre, Skibbereen, Co. Cork. The event consisted of a brief tour of the stellar Summer exhibition, ‘Art and the Great Hunger: Coming Home’, followed by a seminar with keynote speaker Ann … Continue reading Ann Davoren Showcases Unique Irish Famine Exhibition to Network Ireland West Cork at Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre