‘Tis The Season At MCE

Niamh Parker Blog

Feeling uninspired about what to get your loved one this year? MCE’s consumer team members Niamh Parker and Sarah Carey have done the hard work for you and collated their very own 12 days of Christmas wish-list. And since it’s officially December, we see no shame in turning up the volume to Mariah Carey’s ‘All I want for Christmas’ while …

Christmas Gift Guides

Niamh Parker Blog

MCE’S client executive, Niamh Parker, shares some tips on how to secure coverage in gift guides. In the PR world, Christmas has well and truly been in full swing for the past couple of months. The festive season accounts for massive revenue, so it’s no wonder there is such an emphasis on Christmas PR. Securing press coverage for clients around …

Digital Behaviour Shifts in 2017

Niamh Parker Blog

The PRCA recently launched its annual Digital, PR and Communications Report. Partnering with YouGov, the organisation surveyed 362 agencys and in-house PR professionals across a variety of services. The report provides an insightful look into ‘digital’ and the impact it is having on the world of communications. Kathryn, the newest member of MCE’s corporate team, discusses the key findings of …

How To Make The Most Of Instagram

Niamh Parker Blog

MCE’s client executive, Niamh Parker, shares some tips on how to make the most out of your corporate Instagram account Like it or not, social media platforms have become mainstream communication tools for businesses. It has never been so fast and easy to connect and share real-time information with like-minded users, so it’s important to keep up to speed.  If …

One Year At MCE

Niamh Parker Blog

This month marks the one-year anniversary of two team members, who began their journey at MCE this day last year. Nicole Hollinger and Niamh Parker reflect on the past 12 months working at MCE Public Relations. Nicole Hollinger, Events and Admin Assistant: “Just don’t burn the place down and you’ll be okay” –  this was the advice that I gave …

Run The Day Or The Day Runs You

Niamh Parker Blog

After another busy week at MCE, the Consumer Team’s Niamh Parker outlines how to manage time effectively. From a PR perspective, time management is very important in making sure that all essential tasks are completed when needs be. Learning what to prioritise, and how, is key to working well in the industry and to ensure all deadlines are met. Here …

Hats Off

Niamh Parker Blog

Since summer graduations across NI have now come to an end, the MCE team offer their advice and experience on transitioning from university to working life. Leaving university and entering the job market is a big transition filled with excitement, potential and, for many, a sense of the unknown. To begin with, facing up to the fact that student life …

Screen Tourism Northern Ireland

‘Screen tourism’ is set to have phenomenal economic impact

Alastair Luke Blog

By Paul McErlean Everybody loves the movies, right? Well readers, here’s a thing you probably didn’t know but I was lucky enough to act in my second film a couple of months ago. Not that I am giving up my day job just yet but, thanks to my close and supremely talented friend who has now called me twice to …