The journey of hiring our first employee

Hiring our first employee was something I thought about since day one of Research Retold. After 1 year and five months, it happened. In this post, Isabel shares her experience of becoming our first employee. The journey to hiring our…

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Meet our new marketing interns!

Happy International Women’s day! I hope you are having a wonderful spring day.  To celebrate both women and being international, we want to introduce you to our new marketing interns. Leyla and Carmen are joining us for three months to…

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Communication tips for academic researchers

In this blog post we share 5 communication tips for academic researchers. We sourced these tips from 5 researchers who have published articles in The Conversation. These are 5 of the 20 researchers we reached out to a month ago…

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Reducing loneliness with an app and a map: Careview

If you work in health and social care, engage with older residents or newly arrived migrants, this blog post is for you. “Loneliness is on its way to becoming Britain’s most lethal condition” reported Joe Smith in The Independent last…

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NEF Live 2019 – A story about my entrepreneurial journey

Another week, another exciting event to share with you. We spent this week in London attending NEF Live 2019, organised by the New Entrepreneurs Foundation, and meeting with several people involved in research communication. In this blog post, I share some insights…

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Communicating research to wider audiences: three insights from practice

Happy Friday! I hope you’ve all had an amazing week. It’s been quiet in our office today. I took it as an opportunity to reflect on the event I went to yesterday at the University of Manchester. The event included…

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Five intentions for 2019

Hello and Happy New Year! It’s great being back in the office, with energy and motivation to make things happen in 2019. On a personal level, our 2018 Christmas was really special because it was our first as a newlywed…

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5 Must-Read Articles on Research Communication in 2018

There are more and more interesting articles on research communication available online. This is because more and more academics find ways to get stakeholders to engage with their research findings. Moreover, the beauty of research communication is that its tools…

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Second part of the interview with Mihaela Gruia

Following on from our last post, this week we share the second part of the interview with Mihaela Gruia, founder and CEO of Research Retold, about the ‘Guide to Communicating Research Beyond Academia’.  8. How do you think the guide…

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Publishing our first ever guide: an interview with Mihaela Gruia

In this blog post, Anca Coman, our Outreach Communication Officer, sits down for an interview with Mihaela Gruia, the founder and CEO of Research Retold, to talk about Research Retold’s ‘Guide to Communicating Research Beyond Academia’. The guide was officially…

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