Lydia Stockdale

public relations | human resources | recruitment
How PR met HR 
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Once upon a time, people would be content to turn up to work, do their time, and wait patiently for the pay cheque at the end of the month. According to HR experts, those days are over. Now we all want so much...
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Housing comms | Housing pr | Housing media relations
Top takeaways from the Inside Housing Comms Conference
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If you follow See Media on Twitter, you may have already seen us talking about some of the discussions from this year’s Inside Housing Communications Conference. A number of themes emerged from the comms event and here, we’ve identified the...
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Thought leadership | Spending review
Time for real thought leadership  
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Does anyone know what's going on at the moment? Amidst continuing political uncertainty and with a potential general election looming, it is time for housing professionals to prove that they, at least, know exactly what needs to be achieved for their...
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Why celebrating tenants must always be a PR objective
Why celebrating tenants must always be a PR objective
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As governments have come and gone, and ideas for national tenants' organisations have been exalted and faded away, thousands of residents have carried on regardless, working on behalf of their communities. Across the UK, these individuals put huge amounts of...
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People power | What’s your story
People power: why employees’ personal stories are most impactful
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Last month, See Media launched its #whatsyourstory campaign, with the aim of helping organisations to identify their people power stories and the most effective ways of telling them. See Media focuses on finding creative public relations themes for clients, and...
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Podcasts | PR tool | See Media blog
Podcasts: a perfect PR tool
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You organised the event, secured some high-profile speakers, key messages were communicated to stakeholders, and there was some activity on social media. Job done, right? Well, not quite. If the event was recorded in high enough quality, the value of...
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Key messages | Housing PR and comms
Three key messages from the Inside Housing Comms Conference
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The most notable thing about Inside Housing’s recent Communications Conference was not its wide array of speakers – drawn from inside and outside the housing sector – but the fact they reached strikingly similar conclusions about what successful PR looks...
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See Media’s Budget Round-up
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Here is See Media's round-up of the announcements in today’s Autumn Budget, delivered by Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond:   *The speech can be read in full, here   GRENFELL TOWER: A further £28m for the Royal Borough of Kensington...
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Time to talk | Housing marketing
Housing 2017 day two: time to talk
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It’s been four years since I attended the Chartered Institute of Housing conference. The last time I was here, in June 2013, the coalition government was in power and it was placing all of its emphasis on home ownership.
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