Stephen Ballard

December 22, 2020

Video conferencing – ten tips for success? 

Now that Zoom and Teams video conferencing, interviews and meetings are commonplace, it’s time to ‘up your game’.  The media now regularly interview guests over the […]
December 21, 2020
Hydrogen Public Relations

Driving the green hydrogen narrative via PR

What does hydrogen energy mean to the average person in the UK? Does it fill them with excitement and wonder? This article looks at the reasons why we must communicate the advantages of green hydrogen.
November 24, 2020

Don’t end up in the energy bin

With the ever expanding plethora of communication channels, both electronic and print, public relations in the # energy and manufacturing sector should be changing for the better. But it can actually be harder than you think. Read this blog for tips on successful PR.
August 10, 2020
BP Green Sustainability

BP and Carbon pledge

With Oil prices across the globe drastically hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, BP has set out its ambition to reach a net-zero Carbon footprint by 2050 as it looks to break away from its traditional position as one of the world’s leading Oil companies to rebrand as an “integrated energy company”.
April 27, 2020

The decline of the embargo

The media is seen by many as a dog eat dog world where journalists will sell out their best friend to get the march on an […]
April 15, 2020

Automation our saving grace

If there is one thing that COVID-19 has taught us it is that automation could be our savior
September 19, 2019

John Humphrys retires after 32 years of striking fear into the heart of every CEO

John Humphrys retires after 32 years of striking fear into the heart of every CEO. Happy retirement John and a big thank you for your work […]
September 19, 2019

The modern PR landscape is changing because of social media

Over the last few years, social media as a PR channel, no matter what your business. Social media has changed the way people communicate, engage with and share information, all at the ease of tapping a few buttons. Not surprisingly, social media has become one of the fastest growing industries in the world, with global users numbering billions.
September 12, 2019
PR Mother knows best

PR – Mother knows best

This morning I received a letter from my 91-year-old mother, thanking me for helping her at the weekend. The letter was beautifully written and properly constructed.
August 28, 2019

AI Robot v/s PR Pro 1-0

Don’t stop at the first paragraph! If you do not provide a good quality press release, if you take on a PR agency and put your […]
May 13, 2019

Lazy Press Release distribution

So, you have carefully crafted the new press release ensuring that the headline will really grab the attention of your targeted journalists. The body copy details […]
February 6, 2019

Brexit, a hidden agenda?

Do you realise that the current Brexit withdrawal agreement means that during the transition period, the UK would not be able to use State aid in […]