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Intern takeover!

This time, our excellent intern Kelsey takes over, blogging about what makes a good internship… From that very first morning, when 400 eager undergraduate business students bundled into the lecture hall, we were confronted with all the possibilities of our … Continue reading

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We Don’t Need no… Motivation

On pondering what my latest post would rail against (I do ponder these things, in a rare moment of quiet) , the office radio plays We Don’t Need No Education. Kanken No.2 Baratas Which, in my internal jukebox – which … Continue reading

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Patrick’s view: the ‘No’ camp – throwing good money after bad

A few weeks ago I was idly surfing Twitter when an advert popped into my timeline from an account called @youdecide2014. Fjallraven Kanken Big If you take a look at its profile you’ll see the words ‘Scottish Referendum’, along with … Continue reading

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A new viewpoint: guest blog from Patrick Douglas, new Skylarker

A new day dawns, and with it an exciting new career into the mad world of PR. For the first time in what feels like a lifetime I will wake up with birdsong in my ears, muesli in my mouth … Continue reading

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Real Women? Give me strength…

Anyone who knows me, and my tendency to have a bit of a rant, will no doubt at some stage have heard my Death to the Dove tirade; but for those lucky souls who’ve not yet been cornered by me … Continue reading

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Wonga and credit unions: the danger of publicity

It seems impossible nowadays to turn on the TV without chancing upon an advert for a new payday lender, usually involving eye-catching puppets, CGI characters and cartoons to distract attention away from their eye-watering APRs. bestellen schoenen nike air max … Continue reading

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I’m a Barbie girl, in a non-Barbie world

Last week was the week that, under severe social media pressure, Boots un-gender specified its toys; following an outcry that its chemistry kits were branded divisively, as ‘boys’ toys’. Nike Air Max 90 Pas Cher It was also the week … Continue reading

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Blurred vision

Blur’s megamix at the 2012 Brits. Blast from the past? I was hit straight away by their complete incongruity against the hyper-produced X-Factor dross pumped out like slick sausage meat from the Simon Cowell clone school of dance. Rough around … Continue reading

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Of myths and men

Once upon a time (September, to be precise) a lovely young lady stepped into Skylark PR’s tower (block) to find out about the world of PR, as she was considering it as a career upon graduating. We’d agreed to chat … Continue reading

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Cruel runnings (2)

First session today with The Personal Trainer. Let’s call him Nick, because that’s his name. I have to confess that pre-session, I’d already worked myself into a combative mood. Chaussures Under Armour Probably because literally everyone who has ever tried … Continue reading

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