Global on-demand virtual PR summit



The global summit for professionals in communication, PR, public affairs and corporate affairs as well as for businesses who would like to get their business in front of the media. Women's Business Club is delighted to invite you to a full day PR Summit with an all-star expert lineup of 9 thought leaders in Public Relations & Communication. All welcome to participate. Available from 21.10.21






Janey Lee Grace


You are the brand, PR secrets to ensure visibility

Achieve the visibility you deserve to succeed in the marketplace by putting yourself a the top of your brand, get clarity on your USP, be confident and authentic and turn your passion to profit with your heart centered business.

In Janey Lee's talk you will learn:

  • How to create compelling content
  • What journalists and producers are looking for
  • How to make the right connections to skyrocket your PR

About Janey Lee Grace

Janey Lee Grace is a broadcaster best known as a co-host on Steve Wright in the afternoon on BBC Radio 2 - she is author of five books on holistic living including two number one amazon best sellers. With her experience in the media and with her own brand Janey offers media training and DIY PR to entrepreneurs and brands giving insights into how to get ‘seen heard and sold’, maximising their opportunities and revealing what producers, journalists and editors want from brands and importantly - what they don't!

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Jennifer Corcoran


Raising Your Visibility on LinkedIn

In this session Jennifer will share tips on setting up an effective profile on LinkedIn. Jennifer will cover areas such as how to fill out your profile to maximise its impact, selecting a good profile image, creating an ‘about’ section that encourages engagement and making sure your profile is visible to your target audience. Jennifer will also share tips on how to grow your community on LinkedIn. She will explain how to use key features of LinkedIn including the LinkedIn home feed and messenger as well as how to use groups.

About Jennifer

Jennifer Corcoran aka the ultimate super connector helps entrepreneurs and executives to raise their brand on LinkedIn by teaching them how to super boost their LinkedIn profile and to connect with finesse. With Jennifer's help they refocus and get a LinkedIn profile which truly represents them and a holistic approach to networking. They feel reinvigorated, confident and raring to go and excited to tap into all the opportunities that LinkedIn has to offer them.

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Andrea Sexton


What the H*ll is PR Anyway?

We get down to those questions people think are too simple to ask. Like what actually is PR? How does it fit into marketing? Whats in it for me?

In Andrea's talk you will learn:

  • Clear understanding of what PR is
  • Clarity as to how PR can fit into your marketing plan
  • A start of a structure for planning campaigns.

About Andrea

In PR for over 15 years, Andrea established Admire PR when she realised there was a requirement for an ethical PR agency that priced transparently for the excellent work they produce. Admire PR are proud to set and achieve ambitious objectives for all their projects; whether one off or long term campaigns. Admire PR offer a full range of PR Services. These include, news stories, editorial, award entries, product launches, sponsorship advice, brand ambassadors and influencers, event promotion, press office services, media buying, crisis management, training and workshops.

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Denise O'Leary


WINNER - How to WIN Business Awards

Many business owners and small businesses dream of the profile they could create and look on in admiration at other award-winners. In this talk, Denise will share her award winning secrets so you can join them. As a previous winner of 13 international business awards including 3 Gold Stevie® Awards and the Peoples Choice Award for Worlds Favourite Marketing agency - Denise knows what it takes and will be delivering an upbeat talk on how you can bring home the trophy. This content will be based on her Amazon No1 Bestseller book - WINNER - How to WIN Business Awards.

In Denise's talk you will have answers to the following:

  • Have I got what it takes to win?
  • Where can I find the best award to enter?
  • What are the Judges are looking for?

About Denise

Denise O’Leary is the founder of Purpol Marketing and has 25+ years of experience as bid writing and marketing strategy experts holding an impressive 95% win rate with £3.6bn opportunity secured to date. Denise engages with the UK government at No10, the Cabinet Office and the House of Lords to share knowledge on how SME businesses can win critical bids as well as marketing their brands to win business. She also helps charities win much needed grants. Denise speaks internationally to showcase how effective marketing principles are key to construction companies in order to deliver values led messaging to the benefit of all clients and measurers her success by how much her clients win.

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Fiona Scott


Facing A Crisis In Comms

This talk will look at crisis communications when an organisation is in a situation where their reputation is under threat due to an event, a report, a survey, findings, a tragedy, an act of God, or a circumstance which will be 'bad' news. Based on real world experiences and examples, Fiona will talk about planning for a crisis, risk assessment around possible crises in various sectors and what steps to take when and if a crisis hits. She will talk strategy, authenticity, apology and planning.

In Fiona's talk you will learn:

  • How to risk assess your organisation.
  • An understanding of how the media behaves when a big story breaks.
  • A basic understanding on what the media can and cannot do in law.

About Fiona

Fiona Scott is a journalist, media consultant, videographer and tv producer/director. She has worked in the media for over 30 years including working for ITV, the BBC & Comic Relief. After setting up her media consultancy in 2008, she’s offered media advice to many including Wiltshire & Dorset Fire & Rescue Service, Kream London, Systemagic, John Williams Heating Services, Medikas, Sinclair Pharma, Galderma, Haines Watts Swindon and Creative Nature. She’s also provided crisis management advice to organisations, politicians and companies facing difficulty in their sectors. This latter work in crisis comms is by its nature, confidential. However she's worked with a local authority, bid improvement district, religious institution, large recruitment company, a large educational establishment and various SMEs.

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Rana Nejem


Handling the Media

The media today has a huge and immediate influence on how you, your company, and even your country are perceived. Breakthroughs in technology have made it possible to reach more and more people; and for more and more people to publicise their own opinions. News can be reported across the globe within seconds of any announcement or event, with limited opportunity to pardon any inaccuracies. These massive changes in the speed and reach of communications, coupled with an unprecedented rise in people’s expectations, have created extraordinary demands on communicators today.

In Rana's talk you will learn:

  • How to align your objectives with the needs of the journalist
  • How to prepare for a media interview
  • How to take control during the interview

About Rana

Author and Social & Cultural Intelligence coach, Rana Nejem started out her career as a broadcast journalist with Jordan Television. After working with CNN during the First Gulf War, she moved to the Royal Hashemite Court where she was responsible for His Majesty the late King Hussein’s International Media Department for 2 years. Rana then moved into the field of communications and public relations leading the public diplomacy and communications work of the British Embassy in Amman for 18 years. Rana founded her own company in 2013 – Yarnu – an Arabic word meaning to look towards, to aspire to with calm and serenity.

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Claire Winter


Perfecting your pitch to the press

Your story is not just another book on a shelf. It's your why, the reason you do what you do. It's what drives people to buy from you, it's what gets them to trust you. Learn how to get the media to feature you with an irresistible story. Are you ready to amplify your message and get thousands of eyes on it? Great PR will help you reach more people, be the change you want to see in the world and make an income from your passion.

In Claire's talk you will learn:

  • How to craft a compelling story that gets picked up by the media.
  • Why great content and PR go hand-in-hand.
  • How to create pitch-worthy content that gets you a yes from the press.

About Claire
Claire Winter is the host of the Cracking Content podcast and is a trainer and coach. She is passionate about helping coaches, and creative entrepreneurs amplify their expertise through storytelling, content, and PR to get more sales and make a bigger impact. She currently writes for all 41 Families magazines covering the UK, which reach 9 million parents a year. She has been a content creator and journalist for twenty years and helped thousands of business owners get more sales with their content marketing. She is a trained NCTJ journalist and started her career at ITN in radio and television.

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