Mags L Halliday

Helping others to tell their stories, as well as telling my own

WRITER, SPEAKER, REDHEAD

Writing as Mags L Halliday I am a published author of fiction and non-fiction.

My fiction work includes full-length novels, novella and short fiction in shared universes and my own. My non-fiction focuses on culture and ranges from essays on Doctor Who to op-eds on reclaiming women’s place in history.

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INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS ADVISER

I am a communications professional with over twenty years’ experience in both private and public sector. 

I can create, deliver and measure strategic internal and external communications campaigns using a broad range of channels. I enjoy coaching people to communicate more clearly, improving engagement and understanding.

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latest posts and social sites

photo of Exeter Custom House, site of some Exe-Lit sessions

Exe-Lit festival’s second year delivers

Exe-Lit festival’s second year showed how a small city can deliver creativity, as has Exeter’s recognition as a UNESCO city of literature

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controlled waterfall illustrating the idea of information flow

How does information flow in your organisation?

I’ve been reading the Remotely Interested report from Jenni Field (Redefining Communications) and Benjamin Ellis (SocialOptic). I was particularly interested in the findings about line management and information flow.

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essential writing tools: a notepad, a pen and coffee

The only essential writing tools I always have with me

I can happily procrastinate with stationery for *weeks*. Here’s the essential tools my decades of research have settled on.

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Twitter is my writer hang-out. Expect Doctor Who thoughts. 
LinkedIn is my professional communications hub, for my thinking around engagement.
Instagram is mostly knitting, cats and coffee-shops.

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To find out what I can offer you – either as a freelance writer or an independent comms adviser, use the form below. 
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