Entries by Lis Anderson

WOULD FUNCTIONAL CHANGES MAKE SOCIAL MEDIA A HAPPIER PLACE?

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. […]

FIVE THINGS WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO IN AUGUST

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 […]

YOU’RE BEAUTIFUL WONKINESS: VISION KEYNOTE WITH STEVE CHAPMAN

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 […]

THE EVOLUTION OF TRADITIONAL NEWSROOMS IN THIS DIGITAL AGE

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 […]

KEY THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND WHEN WORKING WITH INFLUENCERS

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 […]

MY WORK EXPERIENCE WITH TEAM AMBITIOUS …

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 […]

WHAT IS ‘SOCIAL SELLING’ AND HOW CAN BUSINESSES DO IT EFFECTIVELY?

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 […]