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PR job available – join our team! We are looking for someone to provide 12 months’ maternity cover from July 2016: Account director or associate director level. Consumer experience essential. Salary negotiable. Apply – brian.beech (at) havasww.com

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Havas Village Manchester creates Prolific North Live Social Newsroom

Havas Village Manchester has successfully brought the Social Newsroom to the inaugural Prolific North Live.   With over 2,000 attendees, 100 exhibitors, 60 company presentations, and 30 speakers, ProlificNorthLive  was the biggest ever gathering of media, marketing, PR and creative professionals outside of London. And there to cover it all was the Havas Social Newsroom, powered by Havas PR […]

New Havas study finds selfies are no longer cool

Selfies are no longer cool, says New Havas Survey

The ‘Dad Selfie’ favoured by Trump, Corbyn and Cameron has taken the shine off the Kardashian-led super-trend   In the week a baby dolphin was reportedly killed thanks to selfie-seekers in Argentina, a new survey from Havas PR UK has claimed the era of the selfie is set to end. In news that should alarm the […]

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The Many Faces of a Challenger Brand

“It’s more fun to be a pirate than to join the navy.”     – Steve Jobs Going up against the market’s most well-established brand in a bid for dominance is quite the challenge, however many brands that we know and love not only overcame but  embraced this hurdle and made it part of their identity. There […]

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Practice makes perfect, five weeks at Havas PR

Nothing rings truer to me after my five weeks work experience at Havas PR than the cliché “practice makes perfect”. Not in the sporting sense of the word practice, but rather in the pursuit of a vocation. The study of distinguished intellects and theorists is all well and good up to a point, but to […]