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GFC makes for more robust communications

March 2, 2012

Although Australia has remained fairly insulated from the effects of the recent Global Financial Crisis, many organisations overseas, especially in the US, have not been so lucky. In a recent visit to several US offices of Rowland’s global affiliate – FleishmanHillard – I saw first-hand how clients are tightening their purse strings and making every… Read More

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February 6, 2012

The ongoing saga surrounding WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has taken another interesting twist – well for communication professionals and social media enthusiasts at least. Britain’s Supreme Court is the latest in a long line of seemingly straight-laced entities that has embraced microblogging platform Twitter, announcing today that it will launch its account to issue real-time… Read More

PRIA Young Queensland Practitioner of the Year takes NYC by storm

January 27, 2012

As the 2011/12 Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) Ian Robertson Award recipient I started the year on a high, representing the Australian public relations industry on a three-week study tour to  New York City in January. I was fortunate to spend time with some of New York’s leading communication agencies, including Rowland’s global associate… Read More