As a communications agency that is passionate about donating our time and skills as normal practice - from upskilling primary school children to inspiring women in business, Yellow Jigsaw is always keen to shine the spotlight on success stories that show how business can be good for society, as well as the bottom line. PR [...]
On Tuesday 8th March, International Women’s Day (#IWD) supporters will be urged to take action towards gender parity. Show your support for #pledgeforparity by attending one of the many events across the North West. The #ImnotJohn team will be supporting, and hope you will be joining us! Here are our North West top picks for [...]
Top tips for getting you seen by the press At YJ headquarters, we are well aware of the power of a good photograph. An eye-catching image to accompany your press release can result in your company’s story being placed in the best pages of your targeted publication, while an uninspired, clumsy photograph may see your report [...]
A well-executed campaign can transform a charity by raising funds, profile – or both. If you’re looking to create that much-needed boost for your good cause this year, fear not: we’ve compiled the success factors that made up our clients’ top campaigns of 2015, so that your 2016 campaign can be the best yet. Call [...]
A new Twitter campaign that calls on the people of Britain to clean up the streets in time for the Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations in June did not go according to plan. In fact, you could say that One’s hashtag was a right royal disaster, and the #CleanForTheQueen has been trending for all the wrong [...]
Half day media skills workshop: Friday 30th October, 1-4.30pm, Preston College. Delivered by a qualified and experienced journalist and trainer, Yellow Jigsaw will provide you with the inside knowledge to get seen and heard by the press. Our practical workshop is delivered to small class sizes by two trainers, so that you benefit from a tailored and [...]
Summer is in full swing, time for the juggling act to begin. 25 days to fill with fun activities for my two very active and inquisitive boys (not that I’m counting). Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE spending time with my children and would adore a full five weeks playing football, baking cakes, dressing up, going [...]
How having a 'window' instead of 'mirror' perspective can create effective PR results. As a first class Business Studies graduate, you would think I would be at ease reeling off business speak. Quite the contrary; such phrases as 'blue sky thinking' and 'outside the box' leave me wincing as I mentally tick off a game of [...]
Have a dedicated communications team at your fingertips The folks at Yellow Jigsaw come across charities, social enterprises and housing organisations on a daily basis who may or may not have a communications team, but nevertheless would like access to extra specialist support when they need it- be it press release services, copywriting a new brochure or website, broadcast interview skills, reputation [...]
What a week the YJ team have had! Yellow Jigsaw helped client Beechwood Cancer Care Centre celebrate its landmark 25th anniversary at this year’s ladies lunch and fashion show – which was the highest attended event to date. Fundraising Manager Angela and her team of volunteers did a fantastic job managing the fundraiser. Here are the top [...]
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