PRs & journos – “Never the twain shall meet”

My very first inkling of PR and their role in the lives of print journalists came when I was a sub-editor. I was a sub who wanted to write: it’s a sorry tale that I’ll not bore you with here. Anyway, despite the secluded lives that many subs seem to lead (and love) I did … Continue reading

The Soapbox – Do mention the ‘c’ word

What is the future of print journalism?

Something strange happened while having a night out recently with work colleagues. No, I didn’t embarrass myself (that would not be strange); nor was there fumbled colleague-groping (it wasn’t me, I swear); nor the discovery of a new kebab flavour (just imagine…!). No, what was strange was the topic of conversation. Even stranger is the … Continue reading

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