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•”If I grow a neck beard, can I get into the Diary?” – Standard Life press officer Barry Cameron.

•”Ooh, I&#39m vibrating.” – Bristol & West PR Debbie Stavely enjoys receiving a phone call.

•”I thought I would come dressed as David Beckham but people tell me I look like Jamie Theakston.” – Inter-Alliance corporate relations manager Charlie Ansdell.

•”We love Standard Life, they take all the flak off us.” – CIS press officer Alison Richardson.

•”The safest way to advise a client is to say: &#39I don&#39t know&#39.” Simpsons of Brighton partner Andrew Merricks.

•”I am only happy because I don&#39t know what is going on.” – Baronworth Investment Services director Colin Jackson.

•”I have absolutely no decorum and I am not too proud to admit it.” – Consumers&#39 Association senior policy adviser Mick McAteer about his birthday celebrations two weeks ago.

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