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What does the future look like for retail spaces in 2021?

With some of the many side effects of COVID-19 being more people staying at home and reducing their face to face interactions, retail spaces are finding drumming up business to be a challenge. But in...
Harvey Holloway
Harvey Holloway
Posted on: 25.03.21
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Data, data everywhere….and nor any to fuel my business

Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s epic poem of 1798 “Rime of the mariner” contained the infamous cry, “water, water everywhere and nor any drop to drink,” made by sailors after the ancient mariner killed an...
Martin Bradfield
Martin Bradfield
Data Cubed
Posted on: 12.03.21
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How to start your own content marketing agency

Let’s set the scene. You’ve been working in digital marketing for a little while now. You know your Moz from your MailChimp and fully appreciate just how important web content can be. Whether it be...
Harvey Holloway
Harvey Holloway
Posted on: 04.01.21
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Reinventing physical retail environments amidst the ‘new norm’

The retail world more so than most other industries will be forever changed by the effects of the ongoing pandemic, as stores have been forced to close and shoppers switched to buying goods online...
Tom Brialey
Tom Brialey
Action Storage
Posted on: 18.11.20
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The value of PR to sales growth

19 / 20 of us make buying decisions based on brand mentions and customer reviews, accelerated by lockdown and how we've increased our use of online purchases over high street purchases. Which puts...
Peter Ibbetson
Peter Ibbetson
Journolink
Posted on: 11.11.20
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Social media and marketing: turning individual tactics into a cohesive strategy

How our Innovate 2021 webinars can help you deliver marketing ROI
James Cortis
James Cortis
Business West
Posted on: 29.10.20
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Why WeChat Mini Programs can be key for UK brands wishing to test the market in China

Find out why selling on China's biggest app WeChat could be the perfect stepping stone into the market for your business.
Patrick Dicks
Patrick Dicks
Business West
Posted on: 29.10.20
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How to build trust in your new eCommerce site

Through the COVID-19 pandemic, many brick-and-mortar retailers, restaurants and cafes have been given no choice but to adapt their business for online shopping. This has led to the creation of...
Dakota Murphey
Dakota Murphey
Posted on: 02.10.20
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Networking in a post-Covid recession

How do you keep up business connections when we’re still not able to meet face to face? How can you prepare yourself and your business for an impending recession? One useful way to future proof is to...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 07.08.20
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