Ana Granger

Senior Consultant

Ana has managed campaigns for a multitude of non-profit organisations including the Department of Health, Child Accident Prevention Trust, RCN and HMRC. Ana is a specialist in stakeholder and media relations and an expert in communicating with niche audiences.

For a self-confessed health and wellbeing fanatic, Ana has a surprisingly in-depth knowledge of rioja and real ale.

Ana's Blog Posts

How to make the most of LinkedIn

There is no question that LinkedIn is growing – in 2010 the number of users doubled to 90 million people in over 200 countries. It is also big business with news reports last month suggesting its value could be as high as £1.9bn if it floats on the stock market later this year. At Claremont,…

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Blogger’s block

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We all know blogging is a must for any organisation that is not still stuck in the 20th century. But when it comes to it, thinking of interesting content to write about on a regular basis can be a challenge. Here are 5 ideas to help get the creative juices flowing: 1. Your opinion Use…

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Child Safety Week 2011

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Here are some of the coverage highlights from our two stories for Child Safety Week 2011. See previous “Spreading the word for Child Safety Week” post for background to the Autopilot Britain story. The nationwide Big Taste Test also generated some great coverage and pics! Just click on the image below to take a closer look.…

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3D printing at Ravensbourne hits the headlines

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[iframe http://www.youtube.com/embed/BZeUhbPta00 450 286] Ravensbourne course director Jeremy Gardiner talking on Click. First broadcast on BBC News 29 July 2011. Executive Producer Carey Clarke and Editor Richard Taylor. See the full programme at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006m9ry. Claremont client Ravensbourne was the focus of two excellent pieces of coverage last week. On Thursday, the Daily Telegraph's Technology Editor,…

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Clarevoyance: What’s coming up in the news this fortnight...?

  For those not familiar with our fortnightly podcast, Clarevoyance is a forecast of some of the news stories we expect to see in the media over the coming weeks. And in honour of English Language Day on Saturday 13th October, it seemed a good opportunity to try out Clarevoyance in the full glory of…

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3 ways that pictures reach places words cannot

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Long before the written word even existed, and long long before we communicated by text, tweet and status updates, cave-dwelling humans across the globe used pictures to communicate. In the last century, images of war atrocities and natural disasters, as well as moments of joy and celebration, helped the rest of the world empathise with…

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Top 10 health organisations on Twitter

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From charities large and small to NHS organisations and professional bodies, there are literally thousands of excellent health organisations on Twitter. So for communications professionals with an interest in the ever-changing healthcare landscape, which are the top ten organisations to follow on Twitter? Here are the ones that do it for me: 1. PublicHealthEngland (@PHE_UK)…

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Could you be Claremont's new Senior Consultant?

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Having recently been named the UK’s fastest growing PR agency, Claremont is looking for a new senior consultant to join our expanding team. The new addition to our team will lead the delivery of PR account work, develop Claremont's integrated offering, and help to grow revenue and profits through new business wins. The successful candidate will have at…

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Keen to join Claremont's expanding team?

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Claremont - the UK's fastest growing PR agency - is on the search for a new consultant to join our expanding team. We're looking for someone who will work as part of our team to deliver PR and media relations campaigns for clients, while also playing a contributing role in generating new business for the agency. The successful candidate…

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We're hiring!

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Having recently been named the UK’s fastest growing PR agency, we are on the hunt for two exceptional PR people to join our expanding team! We are looking for both a consultant and a senior consultant who can help us to deliver excellent results for our clients as we continue to grow. At Claremont we do the right…

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Keep calm and carry on: six tips for staying stress-free in PR

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With daunting deadlines, rude journalists and the reputation of entire organisations to contend with, it’s no surprise that PR is reputed to be one of the most stressful professions to work in. But the good news is that there are many techniques to help us keep our cool as the pressure heats up. Whether it’s…

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Are you a freelance social media editor…? If so, get in touch!

Claremont is looking for a social media editor to work with us on a range of campaigns, such as getting more women into science and engineering, preventing child abuse online, and finding jobs for low-skilled people. You will need to be part trend spotter, part copywriter, part data geek and part community manager. You will…

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Could you be Claremont's new Operations Manager?

Are you an experienced and organised operations manager looking to work in a vibrant, socially aware and growing company? If so, you've come to the right place! Claremont is looking for an operations manager to join our friendly team asap to help manage the smooth running of the company. It will be a varied role and will…

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Opportunities for Junior Consultants at Claremont...

As part of the expansion of the Claremont team, we are now recruiting at junior consultant level. Our junior consultants are required to deliver key activities and tasks and support the team in delivering excellent work for our clients while developing skills and understanding in order to progress to become a Claremont consultant in the future. A junior consultant could be…

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Could you be Claremont's new Senior Consultant?

Claremont – PR Week’s Specialist Consultancy of the Year 2014 - is looking for a senior consultant to join our expanding team. The primary purpose of the role is to lead the delivery of award-winning PR account work, develop Claremont's integrated offering, and to help grow revenue and profits through new business wins. The successful candidate…

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Christmas: the ultimate case study in behaviour change

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If you’re looking for an example of a mass participation event that has captured the attention of literally billions of people worldwide year-on-year, forget #nomakeupselfie or #icebucketchallenge - there really is no better example than Christmas! For centuries the behaviours and beliefs surrounding this huge, global festival have been passed off as nothing more than ‘tradition’…

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Bearing a bare bear in mind

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I’m sure I’m not the only person working in comms who, despite generally feeling quite confident when it comes to spelling and grammar, occasionally finds myself questioning even the simplest of rules. I recently asked the crew at Claremont which spelling and grammar rules have left them scratching their heads recently. Here are seven common…

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Could you be our new Head of Media?

Are you an exceptionally talented media professional looking for an exciting new challenge? If so, our newly created Head of Media role could be for you! We are on the hunt for an experienced media hound to head up Claremont's media operation and develop an industry-leading media capability through creativity, good judgement and inspiring leadership. We are looking for someone…

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