Reports & Updates

How to influence without a budget!

The impact of the pandemic has been likened to a tale of two cities for many small charities in the UK. On the one hand…

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Dealing with an international crisis

MPs’ offices are receiving a large number of requests for assistance from constituents with relatives, friends and colleagues stranded in Afghanistan. There are a couple…

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Parliamentary Crisis – Keep Calm and Carry on

When it comes to dealing with a parliamentary crises the Second World War motto, Keep Calm and Carry On, designed to inspire the nation during…

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What is Digital Public Affairs?

Rules of political engagement have changed. Traditional lobbying still works, but today digital has widen the possibilities to reach and influence more politicians, key stakeholders.…

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Perfect Allies – Crisis Management & Strategic Public Affairs

The last 16 months has raised a multitude of professional challenges for all those working in public affairs. The need to navigate public affairs activity…

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The digitalisation of the Press Office

It goes without saying that the pandemic has accelerated digital transformation  across all sectors especially in public relations. Prior to this, change was already happening…

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Soft Skills for Civil Servants

The culture of work has changed, propelling flexible work patterns remote working and a renewed focus of work life balance to the forefront of a…

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The Countryside has it’s fair share of problems too

The Rural Casework course examines in detail the realities of rural living by providing caseworkers with insight into how to deal with the most common…

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Parliamentary Researchers and House Procedure

In 2019 we published the findings  of a detailed survey of parliamentary staff . The report entitled Eager to do more  found that researchers were…

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Why casework is so important

Casework executed in a professional and compassionate manner can have a huge impact on the lives of  constituents. It can also have a positive and…

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