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Hit Send – The Odds Are In Your Favour

Melissa Durrell Comm Blog, Comm Tips

I’m not certain if there is a general rule to this – but if there isn’t, let’s create one. When you’re at a networking event and someone offers you help, whether it’s a meeting or simply a coffee, make sure you follow-up. Odds are, you’ll actually end up learning more than you would have otherwise. How do I know?  Experience.  …

Melissa DurrellHit Send – The Odds Are In Your Favour
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How to Create a Newsletter in Four Easy Steps

Kristyn Hanbidge Comm Blog, Comm Tips

Can you imagine what it was like trying to communicate 50-100 years ago? Without the amazing invention of “the internet”, it must have been a pain relying on word of mouth or snail mail to get in touch with people. Luckily, we have since adapted,  giving us the ability to send out information by the simple and satisfying click of …

Kristyn HanbidgeHow to Create a Newsletter in Four Easy Steps
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Durrell Communications looks at biggest PR moments of 2015

durrellcomm Comm Blog, Comm Tips

What a year! From the automotive industry, to politics, and celebrities, these past 12 months were full of unexpected PR surprises! In spirit of the upcoming New Year, each member of our Durrell Communications team decided to gather and share with you our favourite publicity incidents, good and bad, of 2015. Melissa: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his sweep to victory …

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What I’m Addicted To This Week: Periscope

Kristyn Hanbidge #DCommAddicts

“Hey! I’m Periscoping Passover!” I first heard about this new app around a noisy dinner table, from a younger cousin holding up his iPhone; as if others around the world would want to “virtually” participate in a complete stranger’s family holiday – as it turns out, 2 people did!! What the heck is Periscope? It’s not for submarines or another …

Kristyn HanbidgeWhat I’m Addicted To This Week: Periscope
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What I’m Addicted To This Week: Calendar Blocking

Jordan Nottrodt #DCommAddicts, Comm Blog

I am addicted to blocking off my calendar. I continually struggle with time management, as I’m sure many of you do too. I have a real problem judging how long it will take me to complete a task. Chances are if I think a project will take one hour, I should have allocated two. This year, I’m trying a new …

Jordan NottrodtWhat I’m Addicted To This Week: Calendar Blocking
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Create Your Own Magic – What we can learn from Disney

Jordan Nottrodt Comm Blog

Yep, Durrell Comm’s Jordan is off on vacation! So where does a woman in her mid-20s go? Disney, of course! She is likely having a glass of wine with Mickey Mouse or perhaps screaming her head off on a roller coaster. A well deserved vacation for Ms. Jordan! BUT… before she left she wrote this blog! So check it out! …

Jordan NottrodtCreate Your Own Magic – What we can learn from Disney