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Nik Hewitt
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On the +Tank PR blog today, one from me. Why I think #socialmedia  is a job for #PR  and not for digital agencies or usually (without proper training) internal departments.
On our blog today our Digital Strategist +Nik Hewitt talks about the #socialmedia  and #publicrelations  mix, and why he believes social and #PR  compliment each other uniquely to make the best agency match possible.
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Sometimes the Internet is filled with win.

Heath Ledger as the Joker doing a kickflip on his skateboard over Christian Bale as Batman on the set of The Dark Knight? The is pretty damn cool, and Ledger did often skateboard between takes, but this is actually a fake.

Either way, as previously stated, it's made of win and your argument is irrelevant :)

#batman   #heathledger   #christianbale   #darkknight   #thejoker  
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"It's like a drug. Wearing these glasses gets you high, but you come down hard..."
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Look what I found. For anyone under the age of 20, this is a 3D printed model of the save icon.

#technology   #retrogaming  
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I have boxes of them in the attic - still have the NYC World Trade Center BBS ones from when became a member of the World Trade Center!
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Fresh post on my blog this evening, offering a few tried and tested suggestions for places to find content suitable for aggregation to social business channels.

#socialmedia   #socialmediamarketing   #socialmediatips  
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Wanted. New account exec as part of our unstoppable growth. Must be able to write and must have the gift of the gab. Must know Instagram from Pinterest. Must think outside the box, or not be be aware there's a box to start with. Outstanding company to work for. #nottingham   #nottinghamshire   #job
We're growing again! If you are, or know, a savvy future Tank account executive, we want to talk.

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#Clients . Gotta love 'em.
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A daily occurrence in the interior design world #bespokesamples #presentations
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A bear, chilling on a sofa on a rubbish dump in Manitoba, Canada. Your argument is irrelevant :)

#bears   #bearsimulator   #awesomeness  
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New blog post I co. wrote with my friend and colleague Glen, looking at the recent PR mess surrounding the Brits and how we think it should have been handled.
The recent Brits/Mastercard/Twitter 'fiasco' has divided opinion at Tank HQ, and on our blog today Glen and Nik have been debating the right way (and the wrong way) to ask for press support in the information age.

#publicrelations   #brits2014   #mastercard
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Well, I really didn't care about this. Now I do :)
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Social Media Strategy, Engagement, Content Strategy, Digital Marketing.
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Lancashire - St. Helens - Burscough - Southport - Wigan - Leeds - Nottingham
Technologist, Film Geek, & Online Media Type.
I've been working in on-line marketing over 16yrs, and I now specialise in creative business strategy for digital community, content marketing, & social media. Film nerd, digital polymath, blogger, podcaster, old-school Dr. Who and Marvel comics geek.

A generalist in a field of specialists. You can find my CV here :-)
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I've probably done the 'most British' thing you can do: I once directed Brian Blessed in Shakespeare, in a shed, whilst drinking a mug of tea.
  • Sheffield Hallam University
    MA Film & TV Production, 1993 - 1995
  • Leeds University: Hall Place Studios
    HND Film Production, 1992 - 1993
  • Wigan Technical College
    B/Tech Photogaphy, 1987 - 1988
  • Southport College
    B/Tech Graphic Design, 1986 - 1987
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