Communications; Public Relations; PR

Communicating with the media | See Media
Three tips for effectively communicating with the media
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Engaging with the media can be quite daunting, especially when being asked to address something you’d much rather avoid as in Tony Abbott’s case back in 2011, who simply ignored the question being asked to him again and again. However,...
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Crisis communications case studies 2021 – See Media Masterclass
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Protecting your organisation’s reputation is a crucial part of any #housingcomms job. These 12 crisis communications cases studies will give you numerous insights and tips. Watch the webinar below and you will learn how to deal with real #ukhousing crisis...
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#housingcomms content ideas in 2021
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In September I wrote about #housingcomms content ideas for external comms, as we all got back to work after summer and the schools went back. Unfortunately things didn’t quite go to plan back then on the pandemic as it kicked...
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Importance of filling the crisis communications vacuum
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Over the weekend the inevitable happened and a child at the school my children go to tested positive for COVID-19. What followed was the start of a classic crisis communications vacuum that needed a swift and decisive response. Initial reports...
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Psychology | See Media blog | PR planning
The use of psychology in campaign design
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Mandated time at home feels much different when you’re an adult accustomed to a busy schedule and social gatherings.   Like most people, I’ve been trying to fill my free time as productively as possible and I began this week, by...
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Why has the #31DaysOfCreativity challenge been so important?
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Albert Einstein once said, “creativity is contagious, pass it on” and after taking part in the #31DaysOfCreativity challenge, I think the genius was on to something. The challenge has been organised by the lovely ladies at Comms Creatives, who have...
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Factfulness | Housing communications | See Media blog
The value of ‘factfulness’ campaigns
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I recently finished reading Factfulness by Hans Rosling, a book described by Barack Obama as demonstrating the “hopeful potential for human progress when we work off facts rather than our inherent biases.” Without giving too much away, the book explains...
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Social experiment | See Media | Housing PR
The social experiment
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I can’t remember a time when social media didn’t exist. So it’s often surreal when I speak to a marketing or comms manager about their organisation's social strategy and hear they simply don’t have one. Having worked in PR for...
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Are UK housing organisations making the most from PR?
Are UK housing organisations making the most from PR?
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Before joining the See Media team in May, I worked for a technical PR agency specialising in science and technology. While this may seem like a drastic change to many, the transition to consulting on campaigns in the housing sector...
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How to survive a comms crisis 
How to survive a comms crisis 
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How to survive a comms crisis As all PR and marketing professionals know too well, not all publicity is good publicity. Managing the reputation of any organisation can at times be a challenge, but for the housing sector in particular...
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