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A manager’s guide to crisis communications

You have choices to make when you are faced with a surprise call or visit from the media in a crisis. How you react in this situation could make or break your brand. If you don’t have a crisis communications strategy in place, here are our top tips to see you through. Don’t get scared […]

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Knowing Me, Knowing You

Our Account Executive, Ange, has been with us for over a year now but do we really know enough about her? Let’s have a quick Q & A session… If you could bring one character to life from your favourite book, who would it be?Definitely Bilbo Baggins. I could carry him in my pocket. Who […]

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Take a look at Summerfield’s new video

Plum have been helping Summerfield Developments to produce a new promotional video for the fantastic Paddocks site in Williton. Take a look at the video we created and let us know what you think. We want to move in ourselves!   You can find out more about these new affordable homes here.  

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A thank you letter to #TeamPlum

Here are the skills, tips and tricks I’ve learnt, copied and stolen from my colleagues at #TeamPlum during my internship, all of which I’m grateful for. The gift of foresight Before this internship, I couldn’t tell you what I was eating for breakfast tomorrow. Now, mimicking my colleagues, I’ve choreographed it so that I’ll write […]

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Is an internship right for you?

With summer coming to an end, I’m also reflecting on my last 2 months being #TeamPlum’s intern and the benefits of work. With recent A level and G.C.S.E results days, #PlumHQ have been talking about the best ways to kick-start your career path and I thought I’d take this chance to triumph the benefits of […]

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#namethatfish

The time has come to reveal the result of #namethatfish. Last week we took to social media for help naming our two newest team members, a pair of spritely goldfish who have taken up residence at #PlumHQ. As usual our followers came out in force and offered some great suggestions, some logical, some fanciful and […]

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Last chance to book for charity boules tournament in Somerset

Regional property developer, Summerfield, is inviting local businesses and organisations to book a team for their 2014 charity boules tournament, which is being held in Taunton in support of the Somerset Crimebeat Trust. This year’s tournament for around 40 teams is being held on Thursday 4 September at Woodlands Castle in Taunton, from 1.45pm till […]

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Attention grabbing Twitter PR

PR stunts that used Twitter to their advantage. Using Twitter for PR doesn’t have to be complicated. Take inspiration on how to use Twitter to cause a PR storm from Plum’s top five favourites. The clever PR bods for The Muppets Movie sent Muppet character themed cupcakes to some of the World’s most prominent tweeters, […]

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Helpful hints after our intern’s first month

Well it’s coming to the end of my first month at Plum and I thought I’d touch on a few things I’ve learnt and share them with you. Hopefully you can also learn from these tips and my newfound wisdom can help another intern out there. Being concise Here at Plum we are constantly editing […]

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