December 2017

As Blue Planet II comes to an end and we say goodbye to cosy Sunday evenings at home watching baby turtles gently cruising through turquoise waters lapping against white-sanded shores, we can look back on this season and reflect. With David Attenborough’s soothing vocals narrating the hidden lives under the water, overlaid with Hans Zimmer’s atmospheric orchestra, it was like a mini-break, providing a comforting contrast to the snowy weather outside our windows. I may even re-watch season one. Upon...

Last week, the MWWTalks series continued with Campaign. Now entering its 50th year, Campaign provided insight into its success in 2017 and plans for the year ahead. The Campaign team turned out in force to present to a packed room of tech, publishing and marketing professionals. Gideon Spanier (Head of Media), Jess MacDermot (Business Director, Campaign UK and US), Rebecca Carles (Account Director) and Edward Craig (Head of Content Labs) all discussed what the changes at Campaign mean for PRs and...

In a world where we refer to our social channels before our friends, it is easy to believe we live within four walls of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and to post messages without thinking. Jack Maynard (axed from I’m a Celebrity), Stormzy and Zoella have been in the firing line in recent weeks, facing repercussions from tweets posted by their younger selves, some from up to eight years ago. More recently, the editor of the Gay Times has been sacked for...