The English football season is now in full swing, big names have swapped clubs and PR teams have been working all hours to create a buzz behind their summer signings. But it’s clear which club and player won the PR battle in terms of column inches, social media shares, likes and views – Manchester United and Paul Pogba.
Here are some of our latest obsessions, successes and joys.
We are delighted to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for the PRCA Dare Awards, in the category ‘Event, Launch or Stunt of the Year’.
In January, to celebrate The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) Diamond Anniversary, we supported the charity as they launched their Diamond Challenge with a bang. The challenge is a one-off initiative, encouraging people of all ages to get out of their comfort zones during 2016.
Stand Agency has appointed Faith McKellow as Associate Director. She joins the agency’s rapidly growing team following a four-year stint at Mischief.
Stand has also appointed two new Account Executives, Jessie Kenneth, and Miri Buac, increasing the permanent headcount to 17 across the agency’s two offices. Read more “Stand Agency appoints new Associate Director”
The job market can be a pretty daunting prospect for any undergraduate. But our recent intern Sam Ladds gives you her three key reasons why an industry internship could take your CV to the top of the pile.
The super competitive PR industry can be a tough one to crack but we’ve got it covered. Josh Francis, Stand’s latest work experience candidate, has pulled the Stand masterminds together to bring you our top 10 tips for PR stardom:
When working in the communications industry, you’re often asked the same question – ‘in-house or agency?’, and for many the answer will be a no-brainer.
But while both parties will defend their camps, they may be secretly curious as to whether they are missing something on the other side, and if the grass could be greener. Some will jump ship, while others will remain strong and avoid moving too far out of their comfort zone. Read more “But is the grass really always greener?”
Our amazing intern Holly, has been shortlisted in the PRCA and PRWeek PR Internships Awards, in the category ‘Best Intern’.
The Awards are the latest step in the PRCA and PRWeek’s work to improve standards and recognise quality internships. Read more “PR Internships Awards 2015 – we’ve been shortlisted!”
We’re always on the look out for fantastic people to join our growing team.
We offer a number of paid internship opportunities each year, and for the right candidate this could lead on to a permanent position. Alongside our intern programme, we also offer shorter work experience placements.