Influence Live 3 – the future for Brand Britain

Influence Live is back and is coming February 2019! We are delighted to announce our first speaker: Formerly the UK’s youngest-ever ambassador, Jules Chappell OBE has spent her career working in the highest echelons of foreign affairs. During 15 years at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Chappell worked to strenghten the UK’s relationships around the world …

Influence Live 2: Coming soon

Following the success of the inaugural event in January, Influence Live is back! The programme will feature thought-provoking speakers and original content, as well as the opportunity to network and build the Influence community. The event will be held on Wednesday 12 September and will conclude with a drinks reception. Programme 15.00 – Event open …

Influencers and the problem of fake followers

The CIPR’s Influence Live event on Tuesday kicked off with a fascinating interview by CIPR president Sarah Hall, with the actor turned activist and influencer, Ralf Little. Little is almost as well known now for his Twitter spat with Jeremy Hunt as he is for his roles in The Royle Family and Two Pints of …

Simulating a crisis equips you to deal with the real thing

The first time most brands get to put crisis theory to the test is when it happens for real. All the scenario planning, desktop workshops and crisis management plans in the world can’t prepare you for the sheer volume of people you have to deal with on social media, or the exhaustion of a team …