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Interns Insight: Anna Talks Putting Skills to the Test

Having recently graduated from Sheffield Hallam University with a degree in English, I was keen to gain an insight into the world of PR. Throughout university, working in PR had become increasingly appealing for its creative opportunities and involvement with the media. A two week work experience placement with Acceleris was the perfect opportunity for me…

Intern’s Insight: Harry and Sam talk work experience

As part of our popular Acceleris Academy training and internship programme, we recently welcomed Harry Yates and Sam Walton-Fletcher into the office to experience the world of PR first hand. It was the first time we’d had two students with us at the same time and it was great to see the camaraderie between them,…

Crisis management: baptism of fire for Liverpool FC’s new director of communications (Intern’s Insight)

In the era of social media where information can travel around the globe instantly, an issue can suddenly emerge and, before you know it, evolve into a fully fledged crisis demanding swift action. Last week there was a particular crisis on everyone’s lips: the Suarez biting incident. The bizarre actions on the pitch demanded quick…

Intern’s Insight: Rebecca Boston – My first week at Acceleris (w/c 22 October)

Graduating from Manchester University in August with an English Language degree felt amazing, however I wasn’t entirely sure where to go next. I’d heard about Acceleris and the work they do, so I decided to contact them and, luckily for me, they offered me a month’s work experience. I arrived at Acceleris on Monday morning,…