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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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Celebrating our first anniversary with OWA

We are celebrating our first anniversary with OWA with a grow of its presence on LinkedIn, its profile in the trade and specification press and the launch a brand new UK focused website.

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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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We’ve launched a new dedicated digital resources hub

We’re excited to officially unveil our new resources hub which we’ve launched on our website to mark the start of the UK’s Real Estate Investment and Infrastructure Forum (UKREiiF) hosted in our home city of Leeds this month.

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Nautilus group returns to the fold with brand and web brief

We’re pleased to welcome specialist commercial roofing and cladding contractor Nautilus Group back to our client roster with a new brief covering branding, design services, and web development.

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A day to remember – creating Senior’s Aluminium Day

We recently marked Aluminium Day’s 5th anniversary and before thoughts turn to next year’s event, let’s take a look back at why this social media campaign has got everyone talking.

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Introducing plastic-free Fridays: our Earth Day 2024 initiative

We are celebrating Earth Day by challenging ourselves to a new initiative: plastic-free Fridays. Read on to find out about this initiative to reduce environmental impact.

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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 Women in Construction Week

Our team and clients are celebrating Women in Construction Week by discussing their career paths and sharing their views on how far the construction industry has come and where it needs to go. Read on to find out more.

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How Harris Creative is making wellbeing work for everyone

Last year, the Harris team embarked on a new trial initiative, where we’ve been enjoying an early finish on the last Friday of every month since August of last year. Read more about the new initiative.

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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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The quote reads: Before you start making your 2024 external communications plans, it’s time to focus less on just creating content and more on how that content is communicated.

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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