Lunchtime musings – from Altrincham PR agency, jwc – by John and Sam (Sept 1)
This week I have become besotted with Facebook pages. Especially the ‘Buy, Sell, Swap’ pages. I don
[‘t know why I am so fascinated by ‘tat’ but I am. It’s really interesting to see how the goods offered differs by area. So, for instance “Mobberley Buy Sell” right now has some £150 concert tickets and a shabby chic chest. While “Salford Real Bargains” there’s a dog cage, e-cig liquid and 20 bottles of Chanel perfume for a fiver. Seems legit.
Seriously, for a quid I could have a NOW TV remote – I don‘t have NOW TV, but I might get it just so I could use that remote.
For a tenner I could have a pair of connected green and white camping chairs with built-in umbrella; a set of hardback Agatha Christie books or a child’s coat.
I should probably do some work…
This time last week I was sipping alcohol by a pool while soaking up the last of the glorious British sunshine.
What a difference seven days make.
Back in the office with the heater on full whack and it’s all change. In between his new Facebook obsession, John has been crafting a new reporting system while I’ve been away, so it’s all hands on deck as we complete our monthly client reports.
Throw in a profile piece on a philanthropic wealth management service for a finance magazine, and two interior columns and it’s been a busy, but productive, few days.
John Warburton is the founder of award-winning interiors PR agency jwc. His creative guidance and insider view of the media has enabled jwc to secure huge exposure across print, broadcast and digital for their clients.
His background includes BBC and NewsCorp.