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As you may know, we've done quite a bit of work for Chestnut Tree House. They're a fantastic Sussex-based charity who look after children with life-limiting illnesses. We've created a new website for them that's arriving soon and helped them promote their Big HeART Auction fundraiser. But now comes our biggest task yet. Every year, they run the Chestnut Tree 100 – a tough hilly 103km bike ride across the lumpy bit of Sussex. And this year

On 31st July we hosted our 7th free seminar at Electric Cinema in Shoreditch offering the industry’s most experienced and knowledgeable speakers. It was possibly one of our best Future Sessions yet; certainly the best attended with many people having to make do with sitting in the aisles. As a follow on to our session on the importance of investing in your brand, the latest focussed on just how to broadcast your brand. With speakers from

I was recently gifted one of my many must-reads-but-somehow-never have-dones: Robert Persig's seminal Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. This chunk of 70s popular philosophy is such a cornerstone of modern culture I probably don't need to tell you it's good. That might be like telling you Elton John is a popular singer/songwriter or vitamin C helps prevent colds. One particular passage in it really caught my attention, where The Narrator talks about his shared

Remember the 80s, 90s, 00s? In a short amount of time a lot has changed in the world of travel. And it’s not just a shift from flannel shorts and heart-shaped sunnies, so has the way we share our stories. #whatsapostcard? Can you even remember the last time a pixelated palm tree with rainbow writing and a handwritten note on the reverse landed on your doormat? Package holidays, city breaks and backpacking – how we find them,

Click here to book your free place at our next Future Sessions Our next Future Session is next Thursday 30th July in Shoreditch. And here's the last profile on our speakers. So say hello to Tamsin Irving. Tamsin is Trading Manager at Channel 4.  She is responsible for selling spot, sponsorship, digital and creative innovations across Channel 4 Sales’ network of 30 channels. She trades with over 70 independent media agencies, clients and creative agencies.  As an ambassador for the

Click here to book your free place at our next Future Sessions Our next Future Sessions seminar is in London on 30th July, and we're shining the spotlight on each of our speakers. Next up is Rebecca Coates. As a Sky AdSmart Sales Executive, Rebecca is responsible for clients within south London and surrounding area. She began her career in media 2 years ago with Hearst Magazines as a classified sales executive, category managing health and beauty clients across

Click here to book your free place at our next Future Sessions In the third of our spotlight series we’re delighted to introduce Jo McCrostie – Creative Director, Global Radio A graduate of art and drama school, Jo McCrostie is a champion of effective and original audio advertising. She started out at Capital Radio as a production assistant, and now heads up the award-winning creative department at Europe’s biggest radio group, Global Media & Entertainment, whose

Click here to book your free place at our next Future Sessions In the second of five posts in the run up to our Future Sessions seminar in London on 30th July, we will shine the spotlight on each of our speakers. Up next is Marc Gutreich. As Board Director at Open Outdoor, Marc is responsible for the planning and buying of OOH campaigns across a wide variety of agencies and clients. With over 20 years in media,

Know what nomophobia is? You soon will thanks to our new online campaign for VocaLink and the UK’s largest mobile network operators. It’s a series of online films, website and social activity fronted by comedian Paul F Taylor. So what is nomophobia? It’s the fear of being out of mobile phone contact. Admit it, we all have it. Especially those in the key 18-24 age group that are being targeted. And the best way to combat its