The power of PR

The power of PR

The power of PRThe unveiling of new signings at football clubs are almost as competitive as the game itself these days, and the confirmation that Alexis Sanchez had headed north to Manchester United was no different. Jose’s latest addition was announced with a video of the star playing ‘Glory, Glory Man United’ on a piano…

January Social Media Round-Up

Facebook made a monumental change to its News Feed The social media giant retooled its News Feed to focus more on ‘meaningful interactions’. Many users have seen their Feeds filling with promotional content, videos and news articles while their updates from friends and their conversations become fewer and farther between. Facebook’s “Closer Together” initiative will…

Political predictions for 2018, sort of

Political predictions for 2018, sort of

“There’s a saying that all predictions turn out to be either lucky or wrong.” With those words, just over 12 months ago, I began a blog post for this site which looked forward to 2017 and committed forever to the internet some reluctant thoughts about what the year might bring in the world of politics…

Revenge on the bloggers

A hotel owner in Dublin has sparked debate by sharing an email from a social influencer who asked him for a free stay in return for coverage via her Instagram and YouTube channels. In the email, video blogger Elle Darby from Bath mentioned that she had almost 90,000 YouTube subscribers and 76,000 Instagram followers and…

Private equity should take a global approach to communications

At a recent private equity conference, one speaker suggested that “winter is coming” for the industry. The logic was that private equity firms globally had benefitted from an historic bull market in equities since the Fed began purchasing assets in spring 2009, enabling many GPs (General Partners) to make extremely strong returns for their investors;…

Victoria Sheridan joins Citigate Dewe Rogerson

Citigate Dewe Rogerson has appointed Victoria Sheridan as a Director in its Corporate team.

We won a UK Social Media Communications Award!

We were over the moon recently to win a UK Social Media Communications Award, jointly with our brilliant client Direct Line for Business!

Safety in Numbers: The Birthday Paradox

This time, Safety in Numbers celebrates its birthday the only way it knows how – but it’s not the only one… The Birthday Paradox is more than slightly counterintuitive in that it goes against everything we assume about probability.

Bad VR

Earlier this week, Mark Zuckerberg broadcast a video that drew condemnation from publications around the world.

September: social media roundup

Wondering what happened in social media in September? Catch up here!

Translating the language of technology

Professor Brian Cox OBE is a hugely insightful and charismatic speaker, and the huge turnout for his opening keynote speech at IP EXPO Europe served to reinforce his unparalleled ability to explain some of the world’s most complex theories through simple terminology.

Citigate Dewe Rogerson’s 9th annual investor relations survey places investor education at centre stage as companies prepare for MiFID II

CDR’s 9th annual investor relations survey reveals how MiFID II is prompting companies in Europe, and beyond, to take a more active and direct role in educating investors.