10 Jan
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“I think that first engagement was out of anger, honestly. There was this egoistic element, this wish to clarify things. But then it was…

03 Oct
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Last week, a  few tweets (some of them angry)  got me thinking about how important it…

25 Sep
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I recently coached one of the most effective lobbyists I’ve ever encountered. Or at least, I presume he’s effective, given the sophistication of his…

04 Mar
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Last Thursday I was on Euronews’ Raw Politics show talking about ‘strong men’ and communications tactics for responding to the Putins, Orbans, Trumps and…

22 Feb
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These are weird times and strange things are happening – like politicians shutting up and listening. In France, President Macron has been seen listening…

15 Feb
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I recently did some media training with the second in command at one of the EU institutions.  He was a credible and sympathetic interviewee…