How a Creative Writing Degree has Helped Me in PR

Back when I did my degree at 18, I didn’t really know what PR was. I had heard it around but didn’t really understand what the job entailed or required. Because of this, it never occurred to me to do a Public Relations degree. Lucky enough for me, there are many degrees and qualifications that

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Why good photography is key in PR

A good photograph can make or break a media story. Don’t just take a PR agency’s word for it. I was chatting to a consumer journalist recently – an ex-glossy editor-in-chief – who mentioned that one of her case studies had just been chosen over two others purely because of the good images. Strong photography

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What are 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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PR Internship: My key takeaways

Since starting my PR internship almost 7 months ago now, I’ve learned so much. Being given an inside look into the industry has been an invaluable experience. I’m so excited to be staying on with Carnsight for a little longer as a PR Account Executive.   I’ve been lucky to get a great balance of challenge and understanding

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Two minutes with: Leigh-Ann Hewer

In our ‘two minutes with’ blog posts, you can get to know the members of the Carnsight Communications team a little bit better. In today’s post, we ask Leigh-Ann our quickfire ‘two minutes with’ questions. Leigh-Ann started as Carnsight’s intern in October 2019 and is now our account executive. She works part-time with us and

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Time to challenge the ‘more hours = more productive’ equation

“If we are to thrive rather than survive, we need to learn to treat our people and ourselves better.” Marc Nohr Fold7 I was so encouraged to see Marc Nohr interviewed about his flexible working on Campaign as part of the Timewise Power 50. He works a four day week and has done for the

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