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Meet Lydia and Ellie – our Winning Minds
24.11.2021

Last month’s Winning Minds Award went to both Ellie Hattersley, an NBU stalwart, and the excellent Lydia Richmond who joined us just a few months ago. We sat down with them this week to find out more about their passions, motivations and why a career in PR.   Why did you pick a career in PR and Communications?  Lydia Richmond: For me, it comes down to being creative. Comms is incredibly…

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Does every business need a social purpose?
16.11.2021

What has soap got to do with self-confidence? Or fizzy drinks got to do with the black rights movement? Almost every big brand today has begun campaigning to become associated with something beyond what they ‘do’. Whether it’s Skittles associating itself with Pride, or Starbucks with the refugee crisis, every big brand worth their salt…

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Business travel: do we still need it?
05.11.2021

Last week, one of our colleagues went to Lisbon, for a client event at WebSummit. Everyone was giddy. Abroad? On a plane?! It’s like you’re in Mad Men! We’ve spent so long inside our own houses that going abroad still seems wild, even more so if it’s for work. After a year of broadcasted events…

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Buy-Now-Pay-Later’s reputation is on the line…and ‘cool’ influencers aren’t the answer
02.11.2021

Barclaycard launched a new TV campaign last week which mocks ‘cool’ Buy-Now-Pay-Later (BNPL) players like Klarna. Partnering with pop queen Grace Jones, the campaign tagline reads “Why does everything have to be cool these days?” And you probably know exactly what they’re talking about. Klarna has enlisted a slew of celebrities including Snoop Dogg and…

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#Cybersecmonth – it’s noisy out there, but is anybody listening?
26.10.2021

We often talk about “finding a hook”. Something that will make a story feel really timely and relevant to the audience – and therefore be widely seen and shared. #Cybersecmonth is a campaign run by the EU (and US Government in tandem) in October to raise awareness of cybersecurity threats and how people can protect…

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What does ‘Innovation’ mean to you?
15.10.2021

We turned the camera on our team to find out what they’re most excited about when it comes to technology and innovation. This is clearly a passion point for us. We love to tell stories about innovation but also look for ways to innovate from within. Look out for more from us on this subject….

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Nelson Bostock – our story
18.10.2021

Today we launched a new face for Nelson Bostock, bringing together the agency, team, clients and our work in a way that allows us proudly to tell you more about the impact we’re making in the world. When Roger Nelson and Martin Bostock set up the agency back in 1987, they intended to generate pitch…

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5 minutes with Stefan Chilingirov
01.10.2021

Stefan joined Nelson Bostock as an Account Assistant just one month ago and he’s already scooped a Winning Mind Award! Let’s find out more about the face behind the accolade. Why a career in PR and Communications? It’s actually something that I fell into by chance after studying journalism. I’m very creative and I knew…

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The impact of ransomware on critical infrastructure drives bold commitments during #Cybersecmonth
14.10.2021

Here at Nelson Bostock, we’re talking cybersecurity week in, week out thanks to our mix of clients that tap into this sector. So, it doesn’t take Cybersecurity Awareness Month for us to indulge in the latest news, but it has been a particularly interesting few weeks in terms of industry news. The US initially took…

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3 ways brands are using PR & Comms to deliver on sustainability targets ahead of COP26
14.10.2021

At the start of 2021, we saw a seismic shift towards sustainability which has gained momentum as we’ve emerged from the pandemic and edge closer to COP26. Public awareness of climate change has never been greater and the role of communications has been a key driver in achieving this. Here are three things happening right…

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