Articles by Dean Russell

Dean has contributed to many publications and broadcasters over the past two decades. You can find a small selection of example professional blog posts and article below spanning several years:

Local News: 

PR WEEK: Be ruthless with your reputation

THIRD SECTOR: Former columnist. Local government can use charities as trusted partner and critical friend

Charities should be wary of using comparative advertising

HEALTH SERVICE JOURNAL: Patient feedback: top tips for getting it right

TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION SUPPLEMENT: Strive for an alumni love pact

CUE ENTERTAINMENT: Former feature writer. Web pilots set to fly

Selection of Third Sector Magazine Articles (pre 2012):

Charities are poor at online marketing

Good communication helps us to tackle the stigma of mental health

Charities should do more to explain the importance of international aid

How refreshing! A campaign that is inclusive, modern and successful

Big society can work if organisations are collaborative and communicate

charities should be using the internet as a tool for social change

Charities need to be more creative when asking businesses for support

Be aware of the rules of purdah as you prepare for the next election

Charities must find better ways to explain their spending

Socialise, don't advertise on social networking sites

Blog posts:


Watford schools get funding to carry out maintenance work

Several schools in and around Watford have received a share of government funding to carry out improvements to its facilities.

Improving fire safety, water main replacements and replacing windows are all on the to-do list for eight schools in the borough.