At the official opening of the new Spearline headquarters, Daniel Mulhall, the Ambassador of Ireland to the USA, speaking to the audience. Photo by Dermot Sullivan. Last month, we had the official opening of the new Spearline headquarters by Daniel Mulhall, the Ambassador of Ireland to the USA, in Skibbereen, Co Cork. The launch event was attended by over 200 guests from the business community … Continue reading Spearline HQ launch brings me back to my favourite Steve Jobs quote
After celebrating its first birthday last month in the West Cork Hotel, this month, Network Ireland West Cork is hosting a ‘Women in STEM’ event in The Whale’s Tail Bistro, The Waterfront, Clonakilty, Co Cork. The event will take place on Monday, April 29, 2019, at 6pm – 9pm and will focus on how women are making an impact in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and … Continue reading Network Ireland West Cork to Host ‘Women in STEM’ event in Clonakilty on April 29
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 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!