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The gift of education
Giving back to the community is good for Mara’s soul and it was one of the primary goals our MD/founder
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Christmas is a time for giving
Each year, instead of sending Christmas cards and gifts to our clients and supporters, we support several charities. These include Mustard
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A day in the life of a Mara intern
Hello! My name is Jen This past month I became the Communications and Engagement Intern at Mara Consulting. I’ve had
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Crisis hits, now what?
We've read with interest recent articles in the Newcastle Herald about a week of action by anti-coal protesters. Activities were aimed at
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Building trust in local planning decisions
Local government is never a dull place to work but the next few years are going to be even more
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Why do I need a strategy I hear you ask?
Stakeholder engagement, like managing the media is usually only thought about when things go wrong. Normally, PR and engagement professional
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Oh no, a JOURNALIST has my number!!
Ever taken a phone call from a journalist and didn't know what to do...apart from panic that is? With good
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Is publicity worth the investment?
"If I was down to my last dollar I would spend it on PR”, a famous quote by Bill Gates but what would you
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