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July 14, 2021

An aspirational letter of hope to my future self

Dear Louise, Have you made it, have you arrived at your destination? Confused? I thought you might be, as you have possibly forgotten about this letter that you wrote to yourself during a writing club you joined in 2021. I’m not referring to the letter where you tried to pre-plan your whole life (you never […]

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March 25, 2021

Two become one – the good news story

It’s March 25th and there’s a cake here at Box PR HQ with 12 candles on. Those candles each represent a year of Box PR, blowing out each one is such a simple task, but the reality behind each is so much harder, especially that candle number 12 the year from 25th March 2020 to […]

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March 2, 2021

Getting accustomed to the unaccustomed

2020 and quite literally the rule book went out the window for many. Flexible working has been in existence for a number of years, but the reality of our working lives means our contracts state the hours we work and that is simply what we do. Some companies have embraced employees working from home, some […]

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January 16, 2021

The hardest part is starting

Here we are January 2021, and my first blog post of the year. This is a big birthday year for me, and one that I am determined to embrace change. I am a great believer that to help us move forward it’s good to reflect on the past. Note I say reflect, not dwell, there […]

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April 8, 2020

My Life: Making Waves

It was a real pleasure working with Alice Lee and the team at Lambent Productions on the documentary My Life: Making Waves. If you are yet to see the programme it is available on the iPlayer in the UK until 7th May 2020. Watch it here. If you were inspired and would like to get […]

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March 17, 2020

Uncharted waters

We are experiencing uncharted territory at the moment and it’s made us have a big think.    Here at Box PR, we spend all of our time planning and deciding what is happening next and working on plans for the next few days, weeks and months. We work towards promoting key products and services at […]

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November 25, 2019

An evening with Holly Tucker

We arrived at the Limewood Hotel on the outskirts of Lyndhurst for an evening with Holly Tucker, to learn about her business journey and to absorb any advice she has for small businesses. For those who don’t know Holly Tucker, she is Co-Founder of Notonthehighstreet and Holly & Co, philanthropist and UK Ambassador for Creative […]

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July 29, 2019

Take time out – Summer Holidays

It’s that time of year when you try and phone a number of people and no one seems to be available, or you notice emails slow down a bit.  Yes, it’s the summer holidays. This year I [Louise] took my break just before the traditional school holiday time and as a result, I am back […]

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June 5, 2019

Seawork 2019

Next week Louise and Lou will be attending Seawork 2019. We are supporting the following clients: Baltic on stand PG33 who will be displaying their range of commercial lifejackets and floatation clothing including Legend SOLAS jackets. Clements Engineering on stand PB81 will be talking to customers about all things propellers and stern gear. Scot Seat […]

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March 26, 2019

Box BR Celebrates 10 Years

Box PR Ltd today is celebrating 10 years today since the company was founded to meet the marketing and Public Relations needs within the marine industry. In 2009 Louise Crowden and Lou Johnson, both with marketing backgrounds and who had worked in various sectors of the marine industry, joined forces and Box PR Ltd was […]

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March 25, 2019

Box at the RYA Dinghy Show 2019

The RYA Dinghy Show is one of my [Lou’s] favourite shows of the year. Before dinghy sailing became an all year round sport the Dinghy Show marked the start of the season, and a chance to see friends you may not have seen since October. Today things have changed a little and the show is […]

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