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Newsflash: Britain needs unlimited holiday days

images It’s the future. Or so some organisations, including Netflix and Virgin, seem to be saying. For many business owners, the idea of lifting the cap on staff vacation time might seem alarming, yet this could well be the best decision they ever make. So this week Richard Branson announced that he would allow employees to take as many days off...

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Facebook is 10, but what has it ever done for us?

like button The world’s most-famous social network is a decade young. Over those ten years it has changed beyond recognition, moving from university comms platform to all-encompassing digital world.Which has us asking, have we really benefited from this exponential expansion? Here at Manchester’s finest public relations and social media agency we have long been in love with Zuckerberg’s creation. Nevertheless, we have...

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Social media action in action- Manchester Dogs’ Home

0 It has become customary for us to include a case study with each edition of our newsletter. This month, though, we thought it best to draw attention to an unplanned and unmanaged campaign that highlights the positive power of social media. On Friday 12th September, 60 dogs were killed when a fire tore through kennels at the Manchester Dogs’ Home...

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Social Media Week in Review

social-media-week Last week no less than three members of the team here on Bridge Street made the journey to London for one of the most significant industry events of the year, AKA Social Media Week. Eager to learn about developments, emerging trends and expert advice, we’ve highlighted a few of the most useful things we heard here. How to create a...

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This month in the Smoking Gun PR Study

photo Summer might be a thing of the past, but we’ve been enjoying unseasonably good temperatures on Bridge Street. Not that there hasn’t been plenty of hard work to distract us from the weather too. Take the Manchester Publicity Association, for example. We’ve drafted in these experts to help boost our staff skillset, increasing knowledge of best practice and as such...

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