Here’s what we’ve been up to. If you’re a Twitter person, why not keep up with us there too?

#MeToo scandal – 5Live Interview

On Radio 5 Live last night, our CEO correctly predicted that the identity of the prominent businessman embroiled in the latest #MeToo scandal would be revealed before the weekend, and discussed the wider reputational and ethical issues with using NDAs to gag the...

Uprise PR comes out in support of the People’s Vote

Today we threw our weight behind The People’s Vote, a grass roots campaign to give the public a democratic vote on any Brexit deal, making us the first PR agency to publicly do so. With the industry still uncertain as to what the impact will be in terms of attracting...

How about social media for lunch?

In our business, we meet a lot of restaurant owners. Loads, in fact. We talk about what’s working, what’s not working, what they would like to improve and how they might go about doing it. Almost everyone is dying to improve customer footfall at lunchtime, and an...

How b2b businesses are leaving money on the table

It seems there’s a common misconception that only those businesses who are selling direct to consumer need to have an effective digital media strategy. And frankly, the b2b companies not capitalising on digital media right now, are leaving a lot of money on the table....

Day in the life of a Digital Consultant

Here's a little insight into daily life at Uprise PR. This blog is by Summer, our Digital Consultant and social media guru. My day starts with searching for relevant news articles for the clients I manage, I keep an eye on breaking news in the different industries of...

Calling all law firms: PR matters

Like most organisations, a law firm’s continued success lies in its reputation.   The right stories, appearing in the right media, at the right time, gives your firm the gravitas needed for clients to trust in you in their hour of need. But, with the seemingly never...

Rockin’ around the Uprise tree

Happy December! We hope you're all enjoying our swanky new site as much as we are! We have Stephen James to thank for this! He joined the team as our Web Development & Digital Marketing specialist last month. We'd also like to extend a very warm welcome to our...

Journalists and PRs – It needn’t be a battle

With the term 'fake news' being banded about on a near daily basis, there is a school of thought which suggests that the trust between PRs and journalists is being eroded. Each needs the other to achieve their objectives, but sometimes friction can get in the way....