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How business leaders can spot McMafia-style warning signs

How easy is it for legitimate businesses to succumb to the temptation of financial crime? That is the focus of the BBC’s latest drama McMafia, which is shining a vital spotlight on the often- overlooked world of financial and business crime. The drama explores the illegal dealings of main protagonist Alex Godman, who runs his own London-based investment fund, which he abuses to further his professional and personal a
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March was the month that…

… surprised us! If we thought February was a busy month, March took us all by surprise! With new clients, award shows, and our jammers taking their skills into the classroom, we’ve had plenty to shout about. Here’s a quick look at what we’ve been up to.
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February – was the month that…

…flew by! After the world’s longest January, it seems like February has whizzed by faster than Raspberry Jim on rollerskates. With only a few short weeks to cram in our usual busy schedules, our jammers spent the month out and about, playing Cupid, and consuming far too much sugar. Here’s what we got up to…
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December was the month that …

December – This was the month that … We got festive! Yes all the jamjar ladies have embraced Christmas this year, and we even created our very own jamjar team photo (complete with fetching headwear!) Earlier in the month we shared some festive cheer with our lovely clients by delivering our Christmas survival kits in a jamjar – of course! We hope they helped get you through the party season.   Supported Cwm Taf’
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November: this was the month that …

We won gold! jamjar claimed four gold awards at the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Cymru Wales PRide Awards on November 24 at Cardiff City Hall – needless to say, we were thrilled! For our work with educational charity Techniquest, we picked up gongs in the Not-For-Profit campaign and STEM campaign categories. We also claimed the top awards in the Best Use of Digital and Healthcare campaign categories
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Jamjar scoop gold at Wales PR awards

Creative communications agency jamjar has come out on top at the Chartered Institute of Public Relations’ annual PR awards after scooping four gold awards. The Cowbridge-based agency, which specialises in insight-led PR, digital and social communication solutions, was recognised by its industry body for its work on Cwm Taf University Health Board and educational charity Techniquest. For its work on Techniquest, jamja
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jamjar’s Jodie is finalist in Young Communicator of the Year

  jamjar PR’s senior communications manager Jodie Phillips has been shortlisted for the Chartered Institute of Public Relations’ (CIPR) Outstanding Young Communicator of the Year award. Twenty-six year old Phillips, from Bridgend, is one of three young PR professionals from across Wales to be named a finalist for this prestigious award. Having joined jamjar three years ago, Ms Phillips has played an instrumental
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May – this was the month that…

It’s hard to believe that Summer’s on its way! We’ve had a really busy month here at jamjar PR towers and wanted to share with you what the team and our clients have been up to… We gave a talk to students on the MA in International Public Relations and Global Communications Management course at Cardiff University, sharing top tips of how to be a PR superstar. We also braved a 90ft zipwire chal
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April – this was the month that…

We’ve had a very busy month meeting new and existing clients and also attending lots of training courses. EST Accountants recently launched a human resources division, headed up by HR professionals Rhian Hayes and Kate Matthews, to complement the existing business advisory services it offers clients. We’ve worked with award-winning insurance company Pedalcover on the launch of its new, interactive website designed to
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March – this was the month that…

We took on some lovely new clients – Cwm Taf University Health Board, Cardiff University, Le Gros Solicitors and EST Accountants and had lots of exciting news to share from those we already work with. We worked with Sport Wales on a series of short films promoting female rugby, in light of the RBS Six Nations. The results showed how rugby has changed the lives of so many women across Wales for the better. We ce
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jamjar PR scoop a Welsh Business Award

We’ve done it again! We are celebrating another win after scooping a Welsh Business Award on Thursday 25th February at the National Museum Cardiff. The Welsh Business Awards are organised by the South Wales Chamber of Commerce, and are a celebration of the very best businesses, organisations and entrepreneurs across south Wales. jamjar won the ‘Excellence in Marketing and Communications’ category for our integrated m
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February – This was the month that….

We won Excellence in Marketing and Communication at the Welsh Business Awards, run by the South Wales Chamber of Commerce. Up against well-established, big organisations from across Wales, to say we were surprised is an understatement...but we were absolutely ecstatic to win! Here’s us with the event host, Gethin Jones. Our animation for Pedalcover had its official screening. We’ve been working with Pedalcover Insura
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