Author Archives: Jane Austin

Jane Austin is the founder and owner of PR agency Persuasion Communications.

Jane Austin: Tim Berners-Lee says robots are the future – CP+B’s Porter imagines a world without clients

Technology is taking over from the mind in the 21st century in the same the way machines replaced physical labour in the industrial revolution. Algorithms rule the world, from Google Search and Facebook’s news feed to NSA data collection and ...

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Joe Pytka on clients, talent and his Lion of St Mark

Cannes 2014: The Cannes festival used to just house creative people – now everybody comes. This was the observation of directing legend Joe Pytka (left) who has been coming to the festival for the past 25 years. This year he’s ...

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Sarah Jessica Parker on real advertising to real women

Cannes 2014: Sarah Jessica Parker (below) gets inspired and empowered even when she’s stuck in traffic apparently. At a press conference at the Palais following her seminar on Monday, the Sex & The City star revealed she had a moment ...

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