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New government: now what? How the change at the top could impact construction

After a whirlwind election cycle, we woke up to a new government and a new Prime Minister. Our joint managing director, Kirsty Scott, in her latest blog discusses what this really means for the construction industry and the wider built environment.

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Dani’s big day out at Birmingham Design Festival!

It’s officially festival season and our designer Daniella Atherton shares her key takeaways from attending the Birmingham Design Festival, one of the UK’s largest celebrations of local, national and international design. Read all about it here.

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How can you keep hitting the mark with your construction marketing messages?

Our joint MD, Neil Craven shares a series of questions that help clients get to the heart of whether or not their marketing collateral is working for their customers and stakeholders. Read to find out more.

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Analysing marketing analytics to benchmark success

It’s Learning at Work Week and this year we are putting the spotlight on marketing analytics across all channels and what they mean for our clients. Read to find out more.

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Construction marketing, product information, and the drive for better standards

Our joint MD, Kirsty Scott, in her latest blog discusses the Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI), the biggest talking point of 2024 in the construction industry. Click to find out more.

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Our take on the 2024 social media trends – part two

Our social media team shares a list of social media trends for 2024 in a two part blog. Read the second part here.

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Our take on the 2024 social media trends – part one

Our social media team shares a list of social media trends for 2024 in a two part blog. Read the first part here.

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Is anybody there? Why your content channel is as important as your content message

Our head of PR, Faye Harris Frost shares her tips and tools on how construction companies can communicate their key messages and content in order to build an effective marketing mix that will help them meet their business objectives.

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E-marketing: a direct line to your customers

Our joint MD, Neil Craven and designer, Lucy Phillips reveal how constructions companies can stand out from their competitors by leveraging e-marketing.

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Bringing movement to your social feeds

Our social media executive, Estelle Bradshaw, shares her top tips on how businesses can successfully leverage the use of video on social media in order to attract attention to their brand.

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Building up your recruitment with help from your construction marketing specialists

Our joint MD, Kirsty Scott, is giving her top tips on how construction companies can harness the power of marketing to solve one of their most persistent problems which is recruitment.

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Stand out from the crowd: a guide to creating an engaging event

When it comes to exhibitions, showcases and other industry events they offer the ideal opportunity to promote your business. Our team shares five tips for getting the most out of exhibitions.

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How to create a happy, empowered workforce

Our PR account manager and mental health first aider Amy discusses how to create a happy and empowered workforce.

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Why spring is the time for architectural photography

Our visual production manager, Mike, gives us the run down of springtime architectural photography and how take advantage of this season.

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People power: why your team hold the key to unlocking your internal comms potential

For many companies in the construction industry, internal comms is a challenge. Our joint MD Kirsty is sharing her tips for understanding and tackling this issue.

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Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Basics

Eager to take advantage of the benefits PPC can bring to your website but don’t know where to start? Our SEO and PPC executive, Zeitzan, is sharing her beginners guide to help with the basics.

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