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Media Briefings…are they worth your time?
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80:20 Communications - 18th March 2016
Media Briefings…are they worth your time?

Most of us in the PR world get them…invitations to media briefings. But are they a valuable use of time and how can we maximise upon the opportunity? It’s easy ...

Media - 22nd October 2012
Media Moves: Voyager

Following the transition of British Midland International to British Airways this month, BMI’s in-flight magazine Voyager has now closed.

Media - 14th October 2012
Media Moves: MEED

Rebecca Spong has been appointed transport editor at MEED, covering trade, transport and logistics.

Media - 15th August 2012
Media Moves: Telegraph Media Group

Angela Monaghan has taken over from Graham Ruddick as Industry and Property Correspondent at the Telegraph Media Group. Angela started at Telegraph Business as an Online Reporter in September 2007 ...

Media - 11th July 2012
Media Moves: Bloomberg News

Robert Wall, previously international editor at Aviation Week, has joined Bloomberg News as a reporter. Based in London and on the European industry team run by Benedikt Kammel in Berlin, ...

Media - 24th May 2012
Media Moves: Meetings and Incentive Travel

Terence Baker has been appointed acting deputy editor of Meetings and Incentive Travel while Belinda Booker is away on maternity leave.

Aviation - 9th May 2012
Media Moves: Business Life

Following an eight-month sabbatical, Tim Hulse has returned to edit Business Life, BA’s popular inflight magazine.

Media - 1st May 2012
Media Moves: City AM

Marc Sidwell has been promoted from business features editor to managing editor of City AM, the Square Mile’s must-read freesheet. Marc’s appointment follows David Crow’s move from City AM to ...

Media - 15th February 2012
Media Moves: Telegraph Media Group

Nathalie Thomas, previously Chief Business Correspondent at The Scotsman and Scotland on Sunday, has started at the Telegraph Media Group as a Business Reporter. She will cover leisure and transport ...

Media - 13th October 2011
Media Moves: London Evening Standard

James Ashton has started as City Editor at the London Evening Standard this week.

Aviation - 12th October 2011
Media Moves: Altitudes Arabia

Jonathon Savill has been appointed Editor at Altitudes Arabia.

blogs The News of the World could easily have been saved
Media - 8th July 2011
The News of the World could easily have been saved

Regardless of whether the News of the World is your sort of newspaper, until recent days it has been a highly valuable asset. Add together the paper’s 168-year history, its ...