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News 18.09.2017

Ethical PR – Where do you draw the line?

Spin doctors. Masters of the dark arts. The public view of the PR professional is sceptical at best and never has more fuel been added

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News 14.09.2017

Four steps to an effective social media strategy that delivers ROI

Working in the social media team at HROC means we are constantly engaging and monitoring all of the social media platforms for each of our

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News 05.09.2017

Don’t be fooled by Facebook frauds

With so much content on everyone’s Facebook newsfeed nowadays, from adverts to your friend’s new baby pictures, it’s easy for users to mistake scams for

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News 30.08.2017

Hook, Line and Sinker

Last year the Oxford English Dictionary added a slew of new words to its range, with ‘YOLO’, ‘Biatch’ and ‘Clickbait’ amongst them. The first two

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News 25.08.2017

HROC RAISES OVER £1,000 FOR CHARITY

HROC has raised over £1,000 for Cancer Research UK and Macmillan Cancer Support. Employees from across all departments took part in two separate sporting tasks

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News 22.08.2017

Rose-Tinted Monocle

As you read this, the author, hopefully, will be lying on a Croatian sun lounger and having had a fix of the latest Le Carre

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News 17.08.2017

Lessons from Coca-Cola: Customisation is Key

In an era where social media allows us to carefully curate our own life story into a glossy trajectory of our choosing, the rise in

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News 17.08.2017

We’re Hiring A Graphic Designer!

Graphic Designer (1 – 2 years experience) We’re looking for a graphic designer with 1 – 2 years experience with excellent InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator

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News 11.08.2017

Happy 10th Birthday iPhone! Here are five trends you created

Most of us would struggle to remember a world without it, but would you believe the iPhone was released just 10 years ago. Yes, that’s

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News 08.08.2017

HROC Grows Birmingham Team With New Appointment

New account manager joins Midlands-based fully integrated marketing agency, HROC, as part of its ongoing growth strategy.  Moseley marketing agency, HROC, has recruited account manager

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News 04.08.2017

Instagram – the ‘millennial dollar’ platform

Grids goals, stories, Clarendon and Boomerangs, if these words are part of your daily vocabulary then chances are you’re a millennial. So when it comes

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News 28.07.2017

HROC hires new PR Director

Midlands-based fully integrated marketing agency, HROC, has appointed Marie Carter as PR director as part of its ongoing growth strategy. Carter, who has 15 years’

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News 27.07.2017

Days in the life of HROC PR in Poland

We work with many international clients here at HROC. One, fittings and valves manufacturer Conex Bänninger, is currently celebrating 25 years of manufacturing in Poland,

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News 21.07.2017

Airbrushing airbrushed out?

Airbrushing seems to have become so prevalent in today’s society that it is hard to look at an advert and think that it hasn’t been

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