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Oscar’s envelope blunder: PRs – keep on your toes, it’s vital

At Sunday’s Oscars, La La Land was mistakenly called out for best picture, when the real winner was Moonlight. Awkward chaos ensued.  All live for us to watch, tweet, share and have a laugh at. The Oscars blunder was...

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Mental Health in Music and Beyond

Mental health and partying are not two things that traditionally go together, but last week party pros Percolate and East London rave venue Oval Space hosted a fundraiser for the mental health charity Mind. The aim was to open...

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Ok ladies, now let’s get in formation

This weekend, Team Stand was proud to have been part of global history as we joined London’s Women’s March and stood up for solidarity and against inequality. We sang, chanted, celeb spotted, made new friends and even spoke to...

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Let’s Talk about Amazon Go

Last week Amazon announced the launch of its brand spanking new store Amazon Go. The ‘Just Walk Out’ technology works as online shopping: every time you pick up an item, it logs it into your virtual basket, until you...

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We’ve been shortlisted for the PRCA Dare Awards!

We are delighted to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for the PRCA Dare Awards, in the category ‘Event, Launch or Stunt of the Year’. In January, to celebrate The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) Diamond Anniversary, we supported the...

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A PR tells you what she’s learned

Any aspiring or seasoned PR professional will be able to tell you – no two days in the world of media relations are the same. Having said this, there is one, loyal staple in your life: the Gorkana media...

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Confessions of a working mum: Why I left TV to work in PR

After a 10-year career in television production, working on prime-time programmes such as Strictly Come Dancing, Dispatches, Watchdog, The Undateables and 24 Hours in A&E, I left the small screen and started a career in PR.

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The Age of Loneliness

Here at Stand, we understand that loneliness is one of the biggest public health challenges that this country faces. Tackling this issue is a huge one for two of our clients:  Anchor Care Homes and Contact The Elderly, who...

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Stand Agency hires BAFTA winning Rakhee Rajani

Stand Agency has appointed Rakhee Rajani to further build the agency’s broadcast expertise and video content offer.

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The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award appoints Stand Agency

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) has engaged Stand Agency ahead of its Diamond Anniversary next year. Stand’s work will help key audiences better understand the Charity and the impact of its work with young people across the country.

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What I learnt during my time as a carer

Just like so many individuals, working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic made me...

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Are we setting up our influencers for failure?

Influencer and Pretty Little Thing Creative Director Molly Mae, started her year in controversy;...

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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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