PR tips and news

Pithy PR advice and tips, a bit more about our company and words from some of the great people we work with.

PR tips and news

The benefits of PR

One of the first questions we ask is “why do you want to do PR?” Most often, people seek out help from a PR agency to win new clients or customers. Sometimes it’s prompted by their competitors stealing the limelight or because they feel they’ve been a best-kept secret for too long. There are, in

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How I learned to stop worrying and love the news

5 ways to cope with news induced anxiety as a PR  As PRs, it’s our job to keep our fingers on the pulse when it comes to the news. We need to know what’s in the media, what stories are doing well and what the press are covering. We have to surround ourselves with current

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Self-Care at Work

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week. Mental health awareness and self-care is something that is hugely important to us here at Carnsight. We believe in creating a supportive and positive work environment for every employee and offering flexibility and compassion in the workplace. Mental health issues are extremely common, with one in five adults

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How to prepare for journalist interviews

Speaking to a journalist, especially for the first time, can be a bit daunting. Often we become all too aware of being recorded and of the significance that’s attached to each word. It’s easy to get flustered if you don’t fully understand the question or don’t feel like you have the perfect answer lined up.

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A Day at a PR Agency

Before entering the world of PR through an internship, I had very little understanding of what the role truly entailed in all its forms. I had no idea what a day looked like working at a PR Agency. Now, 7 months on, I’ve learnt exactly what the day in the life of a PR looks

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Is there a place for non-Coronavirus news?

The need for non-Coronavirus news is a hot topic. Will publications still accept stories that don’t have a Coronavirus angle? Should you try and somehow create one? Or are people actually keen to see fresh and different stories? Here’s a quick summary of what’s still making the headlines during the crisis. Coronavirus coverage is still

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