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August 28, 2020

New TV, production & Webinar studio at your fingertips with Taurus

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Communications has radically moved online because of COVID-19. Virtual and MORE VISUAL content is not optional. It’s essential. The key? Easily digestible, memorable, persuasive and sharable content – that has a shelf life – and looks so much better. We’re proud to announce our TaurusVirtualContent© offering is expanding with a fully-fledged TV studio, filming rooms… Read more »

July 10, 2020

Sharon Williams in Ticker TV – Being a successful female entrepreneur

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Taurus CEO/Founder, Sharon Williams was featured on Ticker TV talking about – Sharon’s entrepreneurial story – Founding Taurus & being in business for 25 years How Taurus is adjusting to COVID 19 Advice from the top – looking at the road to recovery, a positive and effective business guide The reality of being at the… Read more »

July 2, 2020

Sharon Williams in Inside Small Business – Top tips for small businesses on the road to recovery!

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Taurus CEO/Founder, Sharon Williams was featured on Inside Small Business with her “Top tips for small businesses on the road to recovery”. “New normal, pivot, a virtual world, reinvention, new strategies, and making the most of your digital communication capabilities. These are just some of the terms we wake up to since we started to… Read more »

July 1, 2020

Taurus client and friend, Dr. Frank Chow of 2OP Health featured in Inside Small Business

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The COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant challenges on businesses and puts further strain on our mental health. Taurus client and friend, Dr. Frank Chow discusses top tips on how to take care of your overall health and wellbeing with Inside Small Business. The tips provided are curated for entrepreneurs, business owners, managers and leaders to… Read more »

June 29, 2020

Maintaining Internal Communications and Company Culture in A Virtual World

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The global pandemic has been the catalyst for a remote work revolution, reshaping the way we work, operate and communicate. As we navigate to a post-COVID-19 business landscape, it’s becoming clear the new way of work will be a hybrid of remote and physical office spaces. While we’re living in a new reality, (that is… Read more »

June 26, 2020

PR Vs. Advertising & the Rise of Corporate Social Responsibility

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Both Public Relations & advertising are cogs in the marketing wheel and are tools to increase brand awareness amongst target audiences, however, they’re viewed quite differently for the customer. PR is a form of third party (media) endorsement, meaning it is viewed with a higher degree of credibility, this is called ‘earned’ media and is… Read more »

Dicker Data Blog – Preparing for post-COVID-19 Webinar with Mark Iles

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At the beginning of the month our client Dicker Data (Australia’s largest IT distributor), hosted the Preparing for Post-COVID industry exclusive webinar with keynote speaker Mark Iles, Executive Consultant and Industry Analyst, Tech Research Asia. The session highlighted insights we thought could benefit our network – particularly those in the tech sector, on looking at… Read more »

Taurus Client, Dicker Data featured in The Eureka Report

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The growing demand for IT equipment in an increasing work from home WFH world Dicker Data’s growth strategy, expansion plans, proven track records and why Dicker Data is an income-generating stock. Dicker Data is credited as Australia’s leading locally owned and operated distributor of IT hardware, software, cloud and IoT solutions. Its 41-year legacy was… Read more »

June 9, 2020

Why your digital content needs to be more than just #pictureperfect

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Creating a brand isn’t as simple as designing a logo and posting a couple of photos on Instagram with a custom hashtag. The core of what makes a brand runs deep lies in the content it constantly (and strategically) develops to engage its (hopefully) growing audience. To leave a lasting digital impression, you’ll need to… Read more »

May 17, 2020

The power of customer experience post COVID-19

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Time of social and economic hardship is the ultimate stress-test of whether the relationship between companies and customers is robust enough to endure long term or so fragile that unexpected challenges can completely disrupt and derail the business. Optimising customer experience and effectively managing connection is crucial in the current climate, as the impression businesses… Read more »

May 13, 2020

Taurus in the media – Kicking off Q2 with a bang!

Taurus secures 8 new and returning clients – featured in B&T, Mumbrella, Influencing, Telum Media, and Social Diary and is proud to announce we are working with a wide range of new and returning clients. Sydney, Australia – Integrated PR and Marketing agency Taurus celebrates eight new and returning clients across trademarked PR, Strategy and Social… Read more »

TaurusAppLauncher™ client On the Ball Global returns for PR and hits Channel Nine!

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Taurus is thrilled to announce the newest and sportiest member of our family – On the Ball Global, the world’s greatest football training app! Aussie-born On The Ball App is a football-specific training mobile application designed to enhance performance for players in every stage, from kids wanting to learn to beginners and elite levels. The… Read more »

May 8, 2020

Taurus expands client relationships and expertise in the technology and information security sector with FirmGuard!

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Taurus is thrilled to work alongside FirmGuard and Founder/Managing Director Dan Ussher, delivering a TaurusBullseye© Strategy Session. FirmGuard are an advisory service providing Information Security (InfoSec), Governance Risk and Compliance (CGR) expertise to Boards, Directors and organisations in highly regulated industries (including education sectors, information and technology, finance and more,) to navigate the complexities of InfoSec… Read more »

May 7, 2020

Global leader in crisis and disaster management technology Noggin launches Epidemic Response Module to address the threat of COVID-19

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Taurus is excited to embark on a new venture working on the PR launch and ongoing campaign of Noggin’s free Epidemic Response Module (ERM), to help Australian businesses prepare for, and manage their response to, the COVID-19 pandemic and prepare their return to work plans. The next-generation technology offers a mobile and desktop software package comprising… Read more »

April 29, 2020

Gold is the new Black: Taurus continues to lend PR expertise to Aussie FinTech, SendGold

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Gold is sexy again. From declining interest rates to COVID-19 impacts, investors are putting their money back in good old, Gold. Taurus is proud to be working with returning client, SendGold – Australian Fintech who’s taking Gold, digital. With the power of tech and innovation, SendGold has made purchasing and managing gold a fast, simple… Read more »

April 27, 2020

If you’re in Marketing, here are some quick tips to step up your game

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Marketing is too often taken for granted by many organisations. It is typically perceived as an add-on as opposed to an integral part of the organisation. Furthermore, the perception that Marketing is expensive consolidates the belief by some that Marketing is a luxury when it’s truly a necessity. Marketing initiatives often get boot when times… Read more »

April 23, 2020

Leading ASX listed tech distributor Dicker Data chooses Taurus 

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Taurus is delighted to partner with ASX listed Dicker Data (ASX:DDR) and Founder / CEO David Dicker, developing a TaurusBullseye© Strategy and integrated Public Relations and Investor Relations retainer. Proudly Australian owned and operated for over 41 years, ASX listed Dicker Data is the largest commercial technology hardware, software and cloud distributor in Australia and New… Read more »

April 14, 2020

Q&A: TaurusPivot – An interview with Lisa Bouari, Director of OutThought

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OutThought designs, builds and hosts intelligent AI and Virtual Assistants that automate customer service enquiries on IBM Watson technology. Lisa Bouari, Director at OutThought and her team are continuously looking at solutions to help address the current needs of organisations. In a Q&A with Taurus, Lisa shares how OutThought is responding to the COVID-19 outbreak… Read more »

April 6, 2020

Social media takes centre stage for brand building in COVID-19 era

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With the #newnormal, comes new responsibilities. As business owners and brands paddle their way around the COVID-19 global pandemic, it comes with a series of aged old worries, amplified – from customer retention to employee wellbeing and overhead costs. However, amongst all these business issues it is important to not lose sight of what counts… Read more »

April 5, 2020

Taurus long standing client Androgogic featured in SmartCompany, sharing tips on encouraging an e-workplace, remote working and keeping your team productive!

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Michael Fraser, Chief Operating Officer & Senior Educational Technologist at Androgogic was featured in SmartCompany on how they’ve made remote working a success for 15 years! Androgogic, a leading provider of Educational Technology infrastructure and services such as the Totara Learning Management System (LMS) was founded almost 15 years ago with fully remote employees as… Read more »

March 13, 2020

Taurus wins ‘Best PR & Marketing Agency in Sydney’ in the 2020 APAC Insider Australian Enterprise Awards!

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Taurus has hit another Bullseye this week, winning the prestigious title of ‘Best PR & Marketing Agency in Sydney’ in the 2020 APAC Insider Australian Enterprise Awards. APAC Insider is a leading publication that brings readers in the Asia Pacific Region essential content and news from within the business sphere once a quarter. The 2020… Read more »

February 20, 2020

Shout out to Taurus friend, George Hawwa and the Attention Experts team

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Attention Experts specialise in quality social media digital campaigns, policy design and community management. Founded by George Hawwa, Attention Experts prides themselves on exceptional customer service, transparent delivery, best practice strategy design and quality campaign implementation. Today, Attention Experts manage clients across 15 different industries with a focus on return on investment. For more information:… Read more »

Taurus trademarked personal branding service: Be yourself with purpose- You are the captain of your personal brand!

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TaurusProfile™ is an innovative and personalised personal branding service offered by Taurus, aimed at defining, developing and protecting the personal, professional and corporate reputation of individuals. In a highly competitive environment, building your personal profile will keep you a step ahead of your competition. With the instantaneous influence of social media platforms, it has never… Read more »

Taurus launches national health campaign: Creative & memorable EyeHealth1st Event at Sydney Art Gallery

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The Taurus team hosted the launch of ASX listed 1st Group’s LookDeeper.com.au campaign before Christmas 2019. The LookDeeper.com.au campaign was brought to life with an experiential event held at the Art Gallery of NSW, supported by guests including recognised Australians such as Kirk Pengilly INXS star and Glaucoma Australia ambassador, Layne Beachley, World Champion Surfer… Read more »

January 31, 2020

Marketing & PR Trends for 2020

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They say open and honest communication is the key to a healthy relationship and in today’s consumer landscape, it’s more important than ever! Market changes have sparked changes in PR and marketing, disrupting everyday lives, media and organisations. Over the past few years the lines separating marketing and PR have blurred, forcing evolution of the… Read more »

December 3, 2019

Note from CEO Sharon Williams

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It’s very exciting that in less than a month we start a new decade and say goodbye to the last. And at Taurus, we are celebrating with a call out to the industry to be braver and more creative! It’s time to grab the bull by the horns and reinvent. If you stay the same,… Read more »

January 24, 2020

Crisis Communications Explained

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Public Relations generally conveys positive stories and messaging. However, more commonly than you think PR is used to mitigate damage and formulate responses to incidents, occurrences, criminal attacks, and government investigations in and out of the workplace.  When done correctly, crisis communication is an effective tool to communicate with the wider public, staff, stakeholders, partners and customers. Crisis communications is a way to maintain a public image and prevent major harm and damages to the organisation and its employee. In simpler words, crisis… Read more »

November 28, 2019

Charity Screening of ‘Brabham’ At Cremorne Orpheum Sydney Tues 10th December

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Friend of Taurus, Brabham is hosting a Special Charity Screening on the 10th of December 2019 held at one of Sydney’s great art deco cinemas, The Cremorne Orpheum Picture Palace, boasting a fully license bar. Sydney audiences will get an exclusive opportunity to see the new international documentary film, ‘Brabham’, which tells the story of… Read more »

November 26, 2019

ABCC Case Study for Taurus PR Services– Media mentoring for the oldest chambers in Australia

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Some CEO(s) might be comfortable answering most questions thrown by reporters but handling and dealing with media on global, time sensitive, ground-breaking announcements can be tricky and challenging. The Australian British Chamber of Commerce or ABCC’s CEO David McCredie, is an already confident and eloquent speaker, but he engaged Taurus for media mentoring and to… Read more »

Taurus Profile™ – Our personal branding service

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Taurus Profile™ is a personal branding service offered by Taurus, aimed at defining, developing and protecting the profile-leading individuals. With the rise of social media platforms, it’s more important than ever to differentiate yourself from your competitor and break through the clutter. Your personal brand or ‘digital resume’ is constantly being shaped and influenced by… Read more »

The Taurus team is proud to be working alongside BECODE CEO & Founder Will Marshall and the BECODE team!

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BECODE is redefining intelligence in the construction industry. The goal is simple: to remove the ‘noise’ from the design and construction process so that every building is a safe one. Gone are the days of scouring through the BCA for compliance information. BECODE gives you speed, flexibility, accuracy and options, all to the letter of… Read more »

November 11, 2019

Taurus client, LexX Technologies- Launches New Platform Demo

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LexX Technologies have recently released a new and extensive platform demo of their flagship technology – LexX. In collaboration with Taurus Marketing, this exciting new demo is a comprehensive look into the organisation, the LexX Platform, it’s features and a product walk through. LexX Technologies provides intelligent technology to maintenance technicians and aims to optimise… Read more »

November 11, 2019

5 Reasons Your Business Needs To Get Serious About Social Media

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In millions of households across Australia, the early morning social media ritual is the only way to start the day. The all-purpose smartphone has become the first step in our daily routines, silencing the alarm to check emails and scroll through ‘socials’ before we put a foot on the floor! Most people do this again… Read more »

November 6, 2019

5 Advantages of Public Relations

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In recent years, we have seen a significant shift from traditional marketing to an integrated marketing approach. As an important aspect of integrated marketing communication, Public Relations or widely known as PR enables businesses to reinforce their advertising message effectively and in an authentic manner. Public relations is a powerful management tool for companies to… Read more »

October 30, 2019

How you can use PR for growth & avoid ‘flying under the radar’

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Many companies are focused on ‘growth’, with the job title ‘Chief Growth Officer’ becoming increasingly popular, some even replacing their CMO’s with CGO’s. It’s important to have a communications strategy to sit alongside your business objectives. Some may like the idea of ‘flying under the radar’, in terms of engaging in marketing activities and PR strategies for their… Read more »

Taurus Strengthens Team and proudly welcomes Ian Dose!

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Our CEO Sharon Williams and Ian were featured in industry news verticals Mumbrella, B&T, Telum Media, Media Connect (Influencing) and the Social Diary! Two of Australia’s heavyweight public relations practitioners have teamed up at Taurus, the Sydney-based Integrated Marketing, Public Relations and Communications agency.  Taurus CEO, Sharon Williams – who earlier this year was named… Read more »

Welcoming new client Word Birds, the Teleprompting & Autocue Specialists

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Taurus welcomes new client WordBirds, the Teleprompter and Autocue Specialists. Run by Danielle Cleary and Kennie Ward, the brand has supported presenters for over 20 years collaborating with clients to deliver seamless productions across Australia including, live conferences and events. They have worked with brands such as Big Brother, The X Factor, Commonwealth Bank and… Read more »

July 11, 2019

Taurus Shout out to Robyn Foyster and The Carousel

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Taurus has had a long-standing relationship with Robyn Foyster (former editor-in-chief of The Australian Women’s Weekly, New Idea and publisher of Harper’s BAZAAR, Woman’s Day, Cosmopolitan, Grazia and Madison). Robyn has over 30 years’ experience as a journalist and TV producer, and is owner and publisher of the lifestyle websites TheCarousel.com, GameChangers.com.au and WomenLoveTech.com. Robyn… Read more »

July 8, 2019

Taurus Friend, Michael Jacobsen Launches ‘Entrepreneurs, Mavericks and Empire Builders’ Book

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Taurus friend Michael Jacobsen has launched ‘Entrepreneurs, Mavericks and Empire Builders’ a book with over 20 compelling interviews with leading Australian and international entrepreneurs and innovators. The stories endeavour into the ‘Captains of Industry’ including household personalities and companies, with insights into the secrets of their successes. The tales are authentic, warm and inspirational and… Read more »

April 29, 2019

The Taurus team are multi-talented – Fiction writer Belinda Williams brings us Wild Heart

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Congratulations to our Taurus friend and former team member Belinda Williams for the launch of her new contemporary romance book, Wild Heart! This is the 4th Book in Belinda’s Hollywood Hearts series. Is Hollywood’s most formidable actress a match for one of the world’s toughest stuntmen? Faith Martin is not having a mid-life crisis. Never… Read more »

April 26, 2019

Taurus works in Fintech – New client announcement – Manning Asset Management

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We are delighted to welcome specialist private debt fund company Manning Asset Management to Taurus. Manning Asset focus on the delivery of superior investor outcomes in the growing private debt market. They provide risk-controlled exposure to high yielding, short duration business, personal, mortgage and specialist loans. To find out more, visit https://manningam.com/

March 26, 2019

Sharon Williams Speaking at UTS Insearch Leadership Program

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On March 8 2019, Sharon Williams, our CEO was at the UTS Insearch presenting at the Leadership Program discussing all things personal branding! The Leadership Program, is facilitated by UTS Insearch for both domestic and international students with the aim of helping students prepare and transition from education to careers in Australia and across the… Read more »

February 7, 2019

Taurus Welcomes New Accounting & Finance Performance Client, The Outperformer

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The Outperformer is an Australian award-winning business providing accounting and finance professionals with the tools to enhance their career. With an online platform, one on one career support and group and in-house programs The Outperformer believe in the power of innovation, collaboration and career development – offering solutions across career management, executive coaching, business partnership,… Read more »

September 11, 2018

#NOBULLAPPROACH Taurus FastTrack™ Intern Blog

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Taurus has a well-established graduate and intern program called TaurusFastTrack™ and we welcome contributions from their experience with us. Annette undertook a three-month internship at Taurus and came to us with an interest in Public Relations and Marketing. In her time with us, she was exposed to a wide range of activities and responsibilities working… Read more »

Welcome Paula and the Academy of Entrepreneurs!

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Taurus is thrilled to welcome Paula Mills and The Academy of Entrepreneurs on a new PR adventure!  Building a bridge between education and the start-up world, The Academy is the first incubator nationally accredited as a college based in Sydney, offering Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas of Business and Entrepreneurship. The college offers mentoring and coaching programs to… Read more »

June 7, 2018

Taurus hosts a successful event launching the LASHD App

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On Wednesday 20th June, Taurus together with the Lashd team launched Australia’s latest on-demand beauty service App, Lashd. The Taurus team planned and managed the event which took place at The Dockside Group’s L’Aqua venue and was hosted by Australian entrepreneur, author and The Collective Hub’s very own Lisa Messenger. We had a total of… Read more »