8 11, 2018

DTW joins Northern Spire team to share tips on ensuring project success

2018-11-09T14:23:37+00:00November 8th, 2018|

The link between communications and PR and good project management is something we’re passionate about, so put us in a conference full of project managers and our ‘inner nerd’ starts to really show. This week DTW joined the Northern Spire team at the Association of Project Managers’ Power of the Profession conference in Manchester. [...]

31 10, 2018

DTW fastest riser in Prolific North Top 50 PR agencies

2018-11-06T08:54:13+00:00October 31st, 2018|

Let's just start by saying that you always have to take any industry rankings with a pinch of salt, but this is one of the meaningful ones. We're very pleased that DTW has been ranked by Prolific North as #15 - and as the fastest riser - in Prolific North's latest annual list of the [...]

30 10, 2018

How to use the new LinkedIn update to increase your reach

2018-11-06T08:47:09+00:00October 30th, 2018|

We all try to keep our LinkedIn feeds up to date don’t we? We try to log in frequently to check-in to the oldest ‘big’ social network out there but let’s face it, for many of us it’s never our most used app or website. Well, this blog might change all that. In October, LinkedIn announced [...]

25 10, 2018

Creating meaningful content for Facebook

2018-11-06T10:10:02+00:00October 25th, 2018|

Facebook have announced it will be taking steps to limit the number of low-quality ads on their platforms by disapproving more of them and reducing the distribution of the ones that are approved. Which got me thinking, what are the key ingredients to creating high-quality content on Facebook? Before we dive in let’s [...]

23 10, 2018

Northern Spire: Hard hats and sequins – the secret to successful infrastructure communications

2018-11-06T09:18:17+00:00October 23rd, 2018|

Karen and Chris are heading back to Sunderland shortly to do a joint event with Sunderland City Council's communications team about all things Northern Spire from a PR perspective. If you like the sound of that you can book a ticket on the CIPR North East eventbrite site and read on below to find out [...]

23 10, 2018

Twitterstorms, Facebook meltdowns, Instagram explosions – how do you handle a crisis on social media?

2018-11-06T08:51:14+00:00October 23rd, 2018|

What are the golden rules for managing social media in a crisis? Our MD Chris Taylor takes a look at how the UK public sector is leading the way and picks out his five top tips for using social media in a crisis.  This article first appeared in ESPO's Spotlight magazine.  If you work in the public [...]