May 2, 2019
The future of Europe is at stake.
With European elections around the corner, Brexit still up in the air and populism spreading like wildfire in mainstream politics, the EU has hit an inflection point.
Unfortunately, voter turnout rates don’t reflect the severity of the situation.
And while young people statistically have the most confidence in the EU, they have the lowest voter turnout of any age group – why is this?
April 29, 2019
We are looking for a full-time, paid intern to help with communication and administrative tasks in our Brussels office.
Our ideal candidate is someone who is super-organised, passionate about clear communication and enthusiastic about promoting our exciting young company.
March 27, 2019
SEARCHING FOR TALENT? HIRE A JOURNALIST
In the past decade, tens of thousands of reporters have lost their jobs. And many more will in the future.
This may be bad news for journalism, but it’s good news for many other professions, which will benefit from the wealth of skills and experience reporters bring to the workplace. Read More
March 26, 2019
Have you ever found yourself having to publish an article across multiple platforms and social media channels but with limited time to do it?
Well, there’s a new tool designed to solve that exact problem: StoryChief, a content marketing software that helps communicators, marketers and editorial teams publish SEO content in a fraction of the time.
Sound exciting? Let’s explore StoryChief further.
March 21, 2019
A spectre is haunting journalists – the spectre of unemployment.
In the past decade, tens of thousands of reporters have lost their jobs. And many more will in coming years as advertising revenues slump, newspapers shut up shop and journalism becomes more automated.
February 26, 2019
LEARN TO WRITE WITH IMPACT
Interested in taking your writing skills to the next level?
Join MD Gareth Harding for a one-day course on writing with impact, in partnership with the European Centre for Public Affairs. On March 28, learn how to write:
- Punchy op-eds
- Sparkling quotes
- Memorable speeches
- Powerful position papers
February 25, 2019
The problem most people have talking to journalists is not one of delivery, but of content. Unless you are crystal clear about what you want to say to reporters, never do an interview. Even when you’re sure what your main messages are, never do an interview without evidence to back up your key points.
If you want to know what happens when you talk to a journalist unprepared, listen to this car-crash interview with former Green Party leader Nathalie Bennett.
February 20, 2019
Advertising on social media isn’t what it used to be.
With increased competition and the never ending scandals plaguing virtually every channel, it’s no surprise that many social media managers are seeing a decrease in overall return on investment. Yet they still continue to invest more and more revenue into these channels.
January 30, 2019
HAPPY NEW-ISH YEAR!
Now that we’re settled back into our work routine after a relaxing holiday season, we’d like to wish everyone a sparkling and productive 2019.
We’re looking forward to another great year of working together to make the world a clearer place!