Tigerfish Blog

May 1, 2017

Dear Sir/Madam… Seven mistakes students make when writing emails

Like most agencies, I get many emailed requests from students for work placements.  And I’m astonished that many of them include really fundamental mistakes, especially as […]
May 1, 2017

How can you harness creativity

“What the hell is a neuroscientist?” was not entirely the first question I was expecting at 7am a couple of weeks ago, as I groggily subbed […]
May 1, 2017

Are you keeping a low profile or star-jumping?

Things aren’t looking too hot in the economy at the moment. So with sales tough, what do many companies do? Yes, cut down on marketing, PR […]
May 1, 2017

What’s the similarity between your PR and watching the Olympics?

With the amazing triumph of the London Olympics, and unparalleled sales of Paralympics tickets, I expect there will be a surge of people rushing off down […]
May 1, 2017

Workaholic? Six tricks to a having a successful holiday

Running a business and having a holiday can be a challenge, but they don’t need to be mutually incompatible. Here are some great tips I use […]
May 1, 2017

Here are some compelling reasons to use PR and social media

May 1, 2017

Are you underselling yourself?

I’ve read a book recently called The Colour by Rose Tremain, about the New Zealand gold rush in the 19th century. It’s a fascinating story, yet […]
May 1, 2017

Handling that ‘oops’ moment

A few weeks ago I was staying at a 4 star Novotel in London, not far from Tower Bridge. Very late Saturday evening, I was having […]
May 1, 2017

Best things about mentoring

Just recently I’ve been mentoring the amazing Lancashire basketball coach, Renko Ireton, who is starting his first business later this year. Mentoring is organised through East […]
May 1, 2017

Eight ways to make the most of exhibitions

I’ve just come back from the NEC – this week it was Subcon, a couple of months ago, Multimodal 2012. What brilliant shows they were. As […]
May 1, 2017

Secret Millionaire announced to attend Choose Chorley | Let’s do lunch! event

A high profile guest speaker Carl Hopkins, who appeared on the Channel 4 programme entitled the Secret Millionaire, is to attend the third ‘Let’s do lunch!’ […]
May 1, 2017

Ten great questions PR people should ask their clients

We all know it’s sometimes hard to bring the real news to mind.  In our previous post, we talked about the ‘door knob effect‘ – something […]
May 1, 2017

The door knob effect

  Have you ever met an old friend, and they ask “so, what have you been up to, since we last met?” … and your mind […]
May 1, 2017

Remsol helps inform CIWEM report

Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management, CIWEM, has this week (w/c 14th January 2014) published an independent and authoritative report on the water risks associated […]