Graduate Placement Job

About Smoking Gun Now in its eighth year, Smoking Gun has an enviable national reputation for delivering INGENIOUS PR campaigns, delivered with inspiring implementation. We lead the industry in proving the value of PR with our unique approach to intelligent measurement. Its city centre base is the home to a wide variety of B2C and B2B brands. The fabulous office...

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Blagger’s Blog: Piers Morgan, Heineken, and leadership fails


Quote of the Week

Weekly High

Heineken is well known for innovation in advertising, and its latest campaign- Open To All- is certainly no exception. We shouldn’t need to explain why this clip is our weekly high, so let’s not bother- just take a look instead.

Weekly Low

With the UK...

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May 2017 in the Smoking Gun study

IMG_3140 In a month that has been dominated by the toughest of news, work hasn’t been easy. It’s a credit to the team here that we pulled together, paid our respects, and continued to work hard for our clients. This month, we ran a press day in London, sponsored a travel comms events in Manchester, and walked away with not one...

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Perks of Placement Year

As a Sheffield Hallam University student studying Public Relations, I was faced with a choice in my second year that many students have to consider; to go on placement, or not to go on placement. Taking a year out to do placement means graduating a year after all of your friends, potentially having to live alone in a new city,...

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ABTA Crisis Communications Event

IMG_1670 Smoking Gun PR sponsored the ABTA Crisis Management Communications event at The Midland Hotel on Wednesday. The event gave practical guidance and advice to help delegates plan and update their crisis communications strategy. The interactive and skills based seminar provided people with insights, tips, techniques and case studies all tailored for the travel industry Our MD Rick did a presentation...

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