Blogs & Interviews

Insightful content for communications and digital experts
Tim Percival on carving time out for thinking

Tim Percival on carving time out for thinking

Tim Percival, director of marketing and communications at Northampton Saints, and was Head of Communications for The British & Irish Lions Tour to South Africa earlier this year, joins us to share his take on the importance of unstructured thinking time.
Tom Gurney on delivering insights to an organisation

Tom Gurney on delivering insights to an organisation

Tom Gurney, executive director of Communications and Public Involvement at Sussex Health and Care Partnership, joins us to chat about his journey into comms and the importance of insight.
Tariq Arafa on understanding your audience and measuring content effectiveness

Tariq Arafa on understanding your audience and measuring content effectiveness

Tariq Arafa, content marketing manager at Connected Kerb, shares with us the challenges of comms in the electric vehicle industry and the importance of originality in content.
Sarah Pickstone on the ideal comms tool

Sarah Pickstone on the ideal comms tool

Sarah Pickstone, PR and marketing manager at Compton Care, joins us to chat about the importance of strategic goals in comms success.
Shak Rafiq on coronavirus and comms' strategic function

Shak Rafiq on coronavirus and comms' strategic function

Shak Rafiq, strategic communications and stakeholder engagement lead at Act as One – Bradford District and Craven health and care partnership, shares with us his take on key comms skills like creativity and resilience.
Ruth Davies on conveying the long-term value of comms

Ruth Davies on conveying the long-term value of comms

Ruth Davies, digital and communications manager at Unlock joins us to chat about her journey into comms and the necessary skills for success.
Michael Addley on Covid-19 comms going into winter

Michael Addley on Covid-19 comms going into winter

Michael Addley, deputy director of communications at Medway NHS Foundation Trust, shares with us his take on the current challenges in comms.
Matthew Watts on the false equivocation of professional comms and human communication

Matthew Watts on the false equivocation of professional comms and human communication

Matthew Watts, communications, media and PR specialist at South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, joins us with his take on the demands a comms professional will face.
Paul Fawcett on uncertainty and flexibility

Paul Fawcett on uncertainty and flexibility

Paul Fawcett, head of PR and Communications at Futures Housing Group, shares his journey into comms and what he sees as the role of communications in an uncertain world.
Kristy Collingbourne on industry challenges, personal skills and believing in yourself

Kristy Collingbourne on industry challenges, personal skills and believing in yourself

Kristy Collingbourne, digital engagement manager for Overcoming MS, joins us to chat about her journey into comms, the power in self-belief and her thoughts of wisdom to succeeding in charity comms.