So I've had to make a very difficult decision in 2019. This will be the first time in ten years that Pursuit /Central Coast Chronicle won't have an internship program running. Earlier this year, I shortlisted three wonderful candidates, met with them and organised a trial with one. So I was serious (at that stage) … Continue reading Dedication is not a dirty word
As we look for a new Intern (click here more details about applying!), we've asked Jordyn Rankin our most recent Intern, to reflect on her experience. So Jordyn, what did you expect from your internship & what was the reality of your internship experience? I honestly didn’t know what to expect from interning with … Continue reading An intern’s perspective
As event organisers, we're in a good position to offer our opinion as to the "do's" and "don'ts" of Christmas party behaviour! It’s been a long year for the business and now it’s time to organise that well deserved Christmas party and celebrate the team's successes. While this is still a celebration, it is still … Continue reading Top tips for WHAT TO DO at work Christmas parties
It’s a hectic time of year, there are functions to attend, end of year reports to be completed not to mention all of your personal commitments. What's the best way to get ahead in 2019? Read on... We’ve made a list why taking advantage of our new year offer from Pursuit will give you and your … Continue reading How to PR in 2019
Our intern Jordyn is using her time at university to the absolute max! Not only is she interning with Pursuit and our sister company - Central Coast Chronicle, she’s also interning at Newcastle radio station 2NUR. Jordyn has detailed for us what goes into each news broadcast. It may surprise you! "I have … Continue reading Writing news stories for radio
I was asked for my thoughts on David Warner's press conference. You can read the article here.
Over the coming days on Instagram we're sharing just some of the components of a media release that will get noticed! In coming up with this content, it reinforced to me what a multilayered "beast" the media release is. Beyond the content, which is arguably the most important element, there's so much more to a … Continue reading What makes a media release?
I've been wanting to share some interviews with those who are part of the Pursuit Communications universe. In this first interview, I spoke to our current Intern Lani Beaven. The Pursuit internship program began in 2010 since then over a dozen individuals have come to Pursuit, to learn what life is like working in a boutique … Continue reading First guest interview – Lani Beaven
On the PURSUIT COMMUNICATIONS Instagram account this morning I announced the LAUNCH of my FREE 10-minute consultation offering. I've created this for those of you out there who aren't quite sure if PR is right for your business, but you're hesitant to speak to someone because you think you may be corralled into a campaign. Perhaps you've tried … Continue reading Launch of my FREE Consultation
n the 2016 film La La Land, one of the first songs is "Someone in the Crowd". If you haven't seen the film or heard the song, do yourself a favour, and have a quick listen. (Note: link opens Spotify) While listening to the song on my way to a meeting, I found some very clear comparisons … Continue reading La La Land & Public Relations