Insights: Author: Olivia Williams

Democracy’s a game – but who’s playing around?

What do Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn and Roger Williams (my Grandad) have in common? No, they’re not just older, white men. It’s the love of the game. The European super flop: In the last few weeks, the worlds of...

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Believe in Better: Insight and inspiration from industry leaders

Over the past year, events such as Brexit, the new US administration and of course Covid-19 have shaken up market order, and at times, currency markets responded with unparalleled volatility. However, with challenges also come new opportunities. New and...

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Fake news, who can we trust?

“FAKE NEWS”. Trump said it, Labour said it, young people say it, even your Gran’s probably said it. But the advent of fake news is more than a flyaway comment and a defence used by politicians.

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Our #CrackingClientCoverage for July!

Despite being the holiday season July has seen some amazing #CrackingClientCoverage. Here’s our round-up of the past month’s best bits.

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Meet Stand Agency’s… Aga Maciejewska!

Meet the newest member of the Stand Agency team!

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Our #CrackingClientCoverage for June!

Every month we compile a few of our favourite #CrackingClientCoverage and social success stories – here are our picks for June. City Year Social mobility has been in the news this month with the report from the Social Mobility...

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Our #CrackingClientCoverage for May!

May was a month of more cracking client coverage. Here is a roundup of the best bits. City Year UK City Year UK research hit the headlines this month as they called for the campaigning parties in June’s election...

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Meet Stand Agency’s… Katie Elliott!

Meet the newest member of the Stand Agency team! How and why did you get involved in PR? For me, it actually dates way back to my childhood days where I spent many hours sticking my very own newspapers...

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Meet Stand Agency’s… Grace French!

Here’s a quick intro to our newest Senior Account Executive. How and why did you get involved in PR? I’ve always been fascinated by what makes people tick and how we engage with the world around us. I studied...

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Our #CrackingClientCoverage for April

After an excellent April of #CrackingClientCoverage here are our highlights for the month! The Maiden Factor BEST BROADCAST SPREAD OF APRIL 2017 This April saw the return to the UK of Maiden, the yacht skippered by Tracy Edwards MBE...

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Three months and a lifetime of learnings

Back in April, I decided to take advantage of one of Stand’s greatest perks....

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Green finance: how can we transition towards a decarbonised future?

On 27th October, Stand hosted the second in our latest series of live events,...

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In the race to net zero, let’s not waste time picking sides

When we talk about the journey to net zero emissions, the scale of the...

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Is it time to challenge our perceptions of nuclear power?

The UK has a long civil nuclear heritage dating back to the 1950s. But...

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Can social media facilitate social change and political action?

Since around October last year, Nigeria has been in a state of political crisis...

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People aren’t voiceless, we just weren’t listening

The beauty of language is that it is ever changing, evolving as humans evolve...

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