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Welcome to 2020!
It’s a new decade and the team at Mara is back! We’re pumped and ready to take on 2020. We’reRead more.
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/founderRead more.
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 MustardRead more.
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 hadRead more.
Play is not just for kids
There is plenty of research about why it’s important for kids to play – it helps creativity, learning, social interaction,Read more.
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 atRead more.
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 moreRead more.
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 professionalRead more.
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 goodRead more.
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 youRead more.