With top flight rugby returning to UK soil, I thought I’d have a little fun with this dusty old blog. Inspired partly by Messrs Payne, Haskell, and Tindall on the old House of Rugby podcast, I’ve pulled together a list of communicators I’d like to put on a pitch together (see what I did there) in the ultimate PR rugby team, the Comms XV.
The squad isn’t filled with people who (have) play(ed) the sport, though some certainly have done. It’s more those that show the characteristics required of the position they’ve been fielded in.
It’s a bit of light-hearted fun and something that kept me amused on a warm summer’s eve, but if you’re a rugby fan in PR and want to pick a Comms XV to go up against mine, or just for your own amusement I’d love to see it.(more…)