Lockdown learning: Free online PR training
One way to put the current lockdown downtime good use, is by taking part in online learning. This blog contains a handy list of online PR training courses you can study for free now.
Back to basics: ‘What’s a press release?’
Every profession is guilty of having its own industry speak and age-old ways of doing things. You know, the phrases and processes that people within the sector understand just like that, but sound totally alien to everybody else? The worlds of public relations and copywriting are riddled with industry language and practices. And I’m always Read More
What I’ve learnt after writing for 20+ years
Yikes! This month (March), I’ll have been writing for more than 20 years, 21 to be precise. Where has the time gone? Too fast, I can tell you that for nothing. Has it really been 20+ years since I first started out as an intrepid trainee newspaper reporter with my trusty notepad and pen? When Read More
What’s it like to work with SK Copy Co?
So, what’s it like to work with me? Well, my website says that I’m friendly, reliable and easily accessible. It also says that I produce high quality copy at highly competitive rates and that I can turn copy around quickly, thanks to my journalism background. But that’s what my website says, what’s it really like Read More
Advice for writing standout press releases (from a former journalist)
Press release writing is a key PR task that enables individuals and businesses to spread the word about their latest news. Get your press releases right and they’ll be published far and wide by the media and further promoted on social. Get them wrong, and they’ll disappear into the ether, never to be seen or Read More