We read a lot about the downsides (or should that be ‘the dark side’?) of social media. Trolling, offensive and prejudiced comments, the stresses of ‘Insta perfection’, negative impacts on young people’s mental health and self-esteem, and much, much more. You don’t have to look far to find evidence to back up these claims either. […]
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About Lis Anderson
Experienced PR communications consultant helping ambitious brands, businesses and organisations succeed. Online, offline and everything in-between.
Co-founder of AMBITIOUS, winners of Best PR Agency at The Drum's RAR Awards 2018.
Board Director at Bristol Media, one of the UK's largest creative networks.
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Automation is creeping its way into most aspects of our lives – if there’s a problem, let’s look to robotics, AI or machine learning to fix it. Take writing. It’s a skill that children spend a huge proportion of their school day mastering, and yet endless programmes exist to wipe out grammatical errors and rewrite […]
Balloons are filling the Bristol skyline so it must be August! Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is just one of the many things that our PR agency is getting excited about. So here’s our hot picks of things we’ll be going to during this last summer month… Mel: “I have always loved reading and writing is […]
The CIPR PRide Awards shortlist is out (South of England and Channel Islands) and we’re made up about being shortlisted in the Best Integrated Campaign and Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy categories. We’ve been delivering some great results for our clients this year, on top of a period of planned growth for Team AMBITIOUS. So making it […]
In a time where society is obsessed with common sense and expertise, it’s important that we embrace the creative revolution and find our unique wonkiness. This week, AMBITIOUS attended Bristol Media’s ‘You’re Beautiful Wonkiness’ vision keynote event with artist, philosopher and TEDx speaker Steve Chapman to hear all about the rise of the outsider and […]
Like many industries, the media landscape is going through a digital transformation which is changing the way newsrooms operate. As part of this year’s Social Media Week Bristol, CIPR South West hosted a session looking the day-to-day working environments of digital editors and journalists to help brands and individuals tailor their pitches to get coverage […]
In the world of PR and marketing communications, influencer marketing has become one of the biggest trends that brands should take notice of. Did you know that as of 2019, the influencer market is worth £4.1bn, and that in 2017 92% of marketers using it found it to be an effective way to achieve their […]
We always value getting a different perspective on things. So, having played host to Harriet for work experience this week, we wanted to share her first ever blog about her visit to Team AMBITIOUS … My work experience with AMBITIOUS PR … blog by Harriet I decided to spend my work experience with AMBITIOUS due […]
We had doubts in June, but summer has finally arrived! July hosts all sorts of events across Bristol with festival season in full flow from St Pauls Carnival to Bristol Harbour Festival. But where can you catch Team AMBITIOUS? Read on to find out 5 things that this PR agency is looking forward to this […]
If you’ve got a product or service to sell, social media can be a brilliant place to do it. But, as many business owners will know, it’s a bit more complex that posting to your feed and waiting for the sales to flood in. Selling through social is a much more subtle beast … At […]
Today's #NationalVideoGamesDay and with only 10 days to go before the big event, Team AMBITIOUS are getting ready for the return of the Bristol Gaming Market 🎮 Are you a gaming enthusiast? Get your ticket here 👉🏼: bit.ly/2m7D0ny #bristol #gaming #bristolevent
Find social media confusing? 🤔 With different image sizes & character counts there's no one size fits all approach to your social content plan. Our blog gives a guide to the main character limits & image sizes you NEED to know 🤳🏼 Find out more here: bit.ly/2ksnJNO
Lovely reading the latest issue of @insiderswest and great to get a brand mention from our client, @Procorre on their latest marketing initiative 💡 #pragency #bristolbusiness pic.twitter.com/2jPKu3I1yc
@noisymonkey @BarcanKirby @thegrandappeal @BristolMind @digitalgaggle @GWAAC @BrandonTrust @caringinbristol @st_marg That’s great, well done guys! We’re looking forward to joining them at the conference 👌🏼