The Road to Glasgow: Stanley Johnson on COP26

Stanley Johnson writes that the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement is positive when it comes to protecting the environment, and the UK should take elements from it, such as carbon tax and carbon pricing, to COP26 and push for a global net zero carbon goal. EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA) – which has the status of an international treaty […]

Recipe of the Week – Healthy Peanut Butter Cookies

Healthy Peanut Butter Cookies A healthier version of the famous peanut butter cookie that is just as delicious!  What You Need: 1 cup peanut butter (I used creamy) 2 tbsp maple syrup 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla extract 3 tbsp ground oats, measure after grinding* 2 tbsp ground flaxseed Instructions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Add all ingredients to a bowl and mix well. Scoop dough (approx. 1 1/2 tbsp per cookie) […]

Best books for PR professionals

If reading more is one of your resolutions for 2021, why not mix business and pleasure by picking up a top tome or two to fire-up your passion for public relations? Here is a rundown of best books for PR professionals featuring instructional, educational and biographical books you may have always meant to check out, need a refresher on or […]

PR and communications people – what are your New Year’s Resolutions for 2021? Part 1

Losing weight, going to bed earlier, keeping active – traditional New Year’s Resolutions aren’t going to cut it for PR and communications in January 2021 as we get stuck into more working from home, uncertainty in the market and, well, uncertainty everywhere. If you haven’t made your own resolutions yet, or are curious how fellow PR and communications people are […]

PR and communications people – what are your New Year’s Resolutions for 2021? Part 2

Read on for more New Year’s Resolutions from PR and communications practitioners that might make your 2021 a little easier, too (featuring less phone time, more book time and new habits)…  For Part One, click here.  HonestDigitalComms’ Lucy Yates will take time to celebrate successes ‘My main one is to celebrate my wins, even the small successes. Life is tough […]

PRCA welcomes Emmanuel Ofosu-Appiah to its Race and Ethnicity Equity Board

PRCA’s Race and Ethnicity Equity Board (REEB) has appointed Emmanuel Ofosu-Appiah. Bringing experience from his time in corporate communications, including work with FTI Consulting, Kekst CNC and Mercer, Emmanuel campaigns for equal progress and pay for black men and women in public relations. He is currently a Board Committee Member of the London Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s Black Business […]

Influencer Insight: Maddie Moate | Vuelio

‘When we started at the beginning of March 2020, never would we have dreamt of its success and the community we have built,’ says presenter and YouTuber Maddie Moate of the success of her show for families: Let’s Go Live. Highly Commended in the Disruptor category at the 2020 Online Influence Awards, Maddie has been busy with daily live science […]

PR industry bodies respond to third national lockdown

Industry bodies PRCA and CIPR have responded to Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement of a third national lockdown across England with calls for further support for those working in PR and communications. ‘While those in our industry will understand the reasons for these restrictions, it is imperative that the Government now delivers further, critical support to businesses, employees and freelancers,’ […]

Recipe of the Week – Chickpea, Spinach and Sweet Potato Rice Bowl

Chickpea, Spinach and Sweet Potato Rice Bowl  Start off the new year healthy!  What You Need: 1 can of chickpeas 1 sweet potato 2/3 cups of brown rice 5 cups of tightly packed fresh spinach 1 tbsp garlic powder 1 tsp turmeric 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper 1/2 tsp cinnamon 2 cloves of garlic 2 tsp olive oil 2 tbsp tahini lime, juice 1 tsp maple syrup chili, salt, pepper Instructions: Start by […]