TNR appoints former Sky News executive producer Jamie Wood as Head of Production

TNR, the broadcast PR and editorial content experts at PA (the Press Association) have recently appointed former Sky News executive Jamie Wood as their new Head of Production. As Head of Production, Jamie will offer strategic advice on video production to brands and agencies for their PR campaigns. He will also oversee all aspects of client briefs, from consultation through

Ignoring the question – a dangerous interview strategy

If interviews with politicians leave you shouting at the radio or the telly, or even switching off altogether, you’re not alone.  Cabinet ministers, backbenchers, local councillors and party leaders are frequently criticised and mocked for not answering questions yet they persist in making this serious mistake.  These politicians have usually had no professional media training or, even worse, bad media

What all brands should learn from TSB’s self-inflicted reputational damage

The tragedy of TSB’s botched IT upgrade is that the bank has made things far worse for itself by handling the situation so badly.  The Daily Mail headline “Totally Shambolic Bank” summed up the situation for tens of thousands of customers who, two weeks on, continue to complain that they can’t access their bank accounts.  Ironically, TSB’s communication has been