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Spin Doctor vs. Guardian Angel

Spin Doctor vs. Guardian Angel….What is an ethical approach to PR? Public Relations is sometimes perceived as ‘spin.’ It is seen that practitioners bend facts and information in such a way to benefit a client. But through facilitation of two-way communication and utilising new digital platforms for a more transparent age of information sharing, are […]

Residential Investment Management Experts Appoint RedTree PR

We are delighted to announce that we have been appointed by Kingswood Residential Investment Management to handle its Public Relations. Covering the Nottingham and Nottinghamshire market, Kingswood Residential Investment Management is one of the region’s newest companies and is proud to have achieved phenomenal success in its first year in business. We helped Kingswood celebrate […]

Declining Print Media: PR and the Digital Landscape

Over the past decade, the ‘Death of Print Media’ has been a commonly adapted headline, and now PR practitioners face increased pressure to savvy up on the digital media landscape and on how to continue operating their media relations in a changing environment. According to Fortune.com, from 2010 to 2015 newspaper readership has declined by […]

The Fake News Phenomenon and its Consequences for PR Practitioners

Following Channel 4 hosting a whole week of programmes debating the issue, how is the rise of Fake News posing a threat to the PR industry?  2016 was year full of political changes.  With the news of the US elections, Donald Trump and Brexit also came wild speculative stories and rumours being published by fake […]

The Power of PR in Building Ongoing Success

RedTree managing director Chris Mitchell was pleased to accept an invitation to speak to delegates at the Children 1st Annual Conference on his favourite subject, ‘The Power of PR.’ RedTree prides itself on becoming part of the team for all its clients and our participation at the 2017 conference of Children 1st Day Nurseries is […]

Wealth Management Experts Appoint RedTree PR

One of the UK’s long established providers of independent financial advice, Russell Ulyatt Financial Services Ltd, has appointed RedTree PR to promote its continued growth. Russell Ulyatt has commissioned RedtreePR to raise the national and local brand awareness of the company, building on the company’s rebranding activity in 2016. With roots in independent financial advice […]

Social Influencers: How they can help and hinder you

Social media is one of the largest platforms organisations use to promote their brand. Consumer awareness of social brand endorsements is on the up due to the multitude of promotional content channelled through all social platforms. Think about it – you look on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and it is awash with sponsored posts, celebrity […]

Back to basics: What is PR?

When people ask me ‘what do you do for work?’ the answer ‘Public Relations’ can commonly get one of two responses: A smug comment about PR stereotypes as party girls and spin doctors. ‘Isn’t PR just like marketing?’ The simplest way to introduce Public Relations, and also one of our favourites is, as Professor of […]

Helping Clients Achieve Award Recognition

This month we received the excellent news that our client Children 1st Day Nurseries has been shortlisted for two awards in the Nursery World Awards 2016. The company has been named as a finalist in the ‘Nursery Chain of the Year’ category and company founder and Chief Executive Margaret Mason has been shortlisted for the […]

The Latest BBC micro:bit News from Kitronik

As you may have noticed from our earlier blog posts, RedTree client Kitronik, is one of the partner organisations in the BBC micro:bit project, the landmark initiative that will see the 1 million pocket sized coding devices delivered to every year seven pupil in the UK. The BBC micro:bit is essentially a mini computer which […]