Safety first in the office

29.04.2020 - Branchen Secrets

Safety measures are currently the be-all and end-all of our society. It is important to minimize the risk of Coronavirus infection. Not only in the supermarket or on buses and trains it is important to stick to the precautions, but also in the office. Since home office is not possible in every profession or the team decides to work from the office, you should make sure that you can comply with the safety measures beforehand.

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Tips for a successful online meeting

22.04.2020 - Branchen Secrets

Even in times of Corona there are possibilities to arrange meetings from the home office. Via video calls from the home office, meetings with colleagues can continue to take place or presentations for customers can be held. Many things can often be clarified more easily and quickly via video chat. But before you really get started with online meetings, there are a few things you should consider.

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The latest news from Pickawood: Crowd investing

15.04.2020 - Showroom

Our client Pickawood has been manufacturing furniture individually, sustainably and made to measure. Since their foundation in 2012 the company has received orders worth 20 million. In 2019 they even managed to grow by 45 percent. In order to be able to expand the company further, Pickawood is now entering the second round of crowd investing with Seedmatch.

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7 tips to make home office more pleasant

08.04.2020 - Branchen Secrets

Week four in the home office has begun. Due to Coronavirus working at home has turned to everyone’s daily routine. The thought of sitting at your own desk all day long is not as exciting as it was in the beginning. But if you think about it, you have much more freedom at home to arrange your working day and workplace individually. Here I present you 7 tips to bring little pep into your home office everyday life.

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Starting your internship in home office

03.04.2020 - Griffel Inside

I started my internship here at Griffel & Co almost three weeks ago. Even if it has only been three weeks, time went by pretty fast. Every day there is something new to learn. So far I have neither experienced a real working day in the Griffel office nor have I met my colleagues in person. Extraordinary situations require extraordinary actions. And unfortunately the start of my internship is affected by the whole corona situation.

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PR during the corona crisis

02.04.2020 - Branchen Secrets

Corona continues to keep the economy on its toes. Shops and businesses are closing down, companies have to apply for short-time work. Almost daily you can read those reports. But how is the situation in the PR industry?

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How quickly time passes

27.03.2020 - Griffel Inside

If someone had asked me how I imagined the last day of my internship, I'm sure it wouldn't have been like this. I'm sitting at home and not in beautiful Hamburg, I can't say thank you with a home-made cake for the last months and I can't say goodbye properly to my animal and human Griffel-colleagues.

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Why we have enough of home office

25.03.2020 - Griffel Inside

The idea sounds dreamy at first: Sleeping in until just before work starts, not having to leave the house all day and working in sweatpants on your own sofa. But what sounds nice at first now shows its dark sides.

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Malt Initiative for freelancers - How Malt supports freelancers

25.03.2020 - Branchen Secrets

Work in times of Corona. Every day new restrictions are passed to slow down the spread of the virus. Every day companies have to adapt new to the situation. While some work relaxed in their home office, others must now fear for their jobs. Freelancers and self-employed workers have been affected badly. What do you do when there are no more orders?

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Corona virus and Business

09.03.2020 - Branchen Secrets

Coronavirus is the headliner now. Not only do people get sick and die, but our stock’s are also affected. After it’s spread all over the world, Stock markets took the news semi constructive. This includes panic buying as well as funny situations, like offers for estate inexchange oft wo bottles of disinfectant.

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Hello everyone!

09.03.2020 - Griffel Inside

I am the new student apprentice Sarah-Mae. But everyone just calls me Mae because it’s shorter. Currently I am a registered student who loves to travel the world and get to know new countries and cultures during the semester break.

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The death of print PR?

19.02.2020 - Branchen Secrets

Since the invention of letterpress printing in 1450 by Johannes Gutenberg, print media have developed rapidly. At first there were only books, later newspapers, journals and magazines were added.

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Why trade fairs are so important

28.01.2020 - Branchen Secrets

No sooner does the new year begin, than a lot of planning begins. This is not only about creating new content for our customers. No ? there are also many trade fairs to be planned. Why is that so important?

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Corporate Identity ? what is that actually?

28.01.2020 - Branchen Secrets

Corporate Identity, or often just CI, simply means corporate identity. It is intended to define how the company presents itself and wants to be perceived, both externally and internally. This guarantees that the messages are not confusing, but uniform, and ultimately conveys a structured, credible corporate image. As a PR agency, it is of course important to take advantage of the benefits of a successful CI and use them for PR measures. What actually belongs to a corporate identity and which areas are relevant for us, we will introduce to you in today's blog post:

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one day as an intern at Griffel & Co

24.01.2020 - Griffel Inside

The subway is, as always, relatively empty, some look at their mobile phones, others read a book. The next stop is Borgweg, my still somewhat tired self slowly makes its way to the door. A new day at Griffel & Co is approaching. I wonder what to expect again today? When I look back on the last few months, no day was like the other, everyone has something new in store.

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