Confirmed Companies Joining Us On Digital Mission China

The digital mission to China and the Shenzhen Maker Faire is approaching ever closer, but fear not, there is still time to apply if you’re a maker, creative technologist or entrepreneur and want to come along and partake in our specially tailored week-long programme.  

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5 Steps To Email Liberation – Carl Rodrigues

Email is not the problem. How you manage it is what’s important.

Here’s 5 steps to email liberation from productivity coach Carl Rodrigues :

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16-24s Not Concerned About Virus Protection On Their Mobiles

Four in every five mobile phone owners leave their devices undefended.

That's the stark message from a new report by Voxburner, showing that only 19% of 16-24s use security software.

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Internal Communications Conference - Real Impact, Real Results

Short Description: Join 22 Brands – including Morrisons, Telefónica, The Body Shop, Virgin Media Business and Alliance Boots - at this one-day conference and find out how to drive engagement, unlock collaboration & exploit new technologies with innovative internal channel strategies to get your message out there.

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Date: 18 June 2014
Location: Museum of London Docklands, UK

Five Tips on Building a Digital Marketing Career

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`"Always on" for consumers means 'ever onward' for digital marketers.

That's the conclusion of a PwC and IAB survey showing that mobile advertising earned £429.2 million during the first half of 2013, continuing the sector's exponential growth.

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Redundancy – The Backbone of eCommerce?

Redundancy isn’t a positive word, but in digital business it can be the difference between success and failure.

It’s a term used across the high tech sector, especially in ‘software as a service’ or SaaS, where the service is based in ‘the cloud’. SaaS is a growing sector because it’s a rapid means of improving site operation and data analysis, and it enables smaller brands to compete.

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Youth Marketing Strategy

Youth Marketing Strategy is back for a fourth year. Get the insights and ideas you need to engage with the new generation. We’ve got an exciting schedule overflowing with opportunities to gain insight, network with industry peers, and grab inspiration.

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Date: 25 March 2014
Location: The Royal College of Physicians, UK

Britain's Got Telnet - 78% of Country Now Online

More of us are online, but we feel pretty meh about it

 The number of Britons going online has soared in the last decade, but the majority do so without enthusiasm.

That’s the conclusion of the latest report from Oxford Internet Surveys of our national internet use, which identifies five groups:

  • Cyber-moderates, who use the internet but had no strong feelings either for or against it (37%)
  • Adigitals, who felt the internet was taking over their lives and invading their privacy (14%)

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Apple iBeacons: what are they and what do they mean for retail?

Bye bye, Belisha. There’s a new beacon in town.

In The Guardian, Simon Baldwin blogs that iBeacon seeks to lead.

Apple’s proprietary challenger to Near Field Communication arrived with iOs7. It boasts a range of up to 50 metres and uses Bluetooth low energy (BLE) to pinpoint location.

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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2013: An Evening with Digital Marketers

City University London invites you to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week 2013 with an evening dedicated to digital marketing and challenges presented by current and advancing practices in this rapidly evolving area of marketing.

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Date: 20 November 2013
Location: The Hangout, UK

In The Brain of Rob Harrop: Model Like You Mean It

Find out how modelling can still apply to Agile development!

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Date: 16 September 2013
Location: The Skills Matter eXchange, UK

ENGAGE: The London Digital Storytelling Conference

Bringing together the best and brightest in Media, Advertising and Technology to discuss innovations in cross-platform storytelling.

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Date: 10 September 2013
Location: Location TBD, check back soon!, UK

Can conflicts be good for creativity?


When collaborating on an idea using IT or social media, disagreement is inevitable.

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Choosing channels for Leadership Communication: Dos and Don'ts

social media channels

Finding a channel is not difficult, but finding the right one for you can take time and research.

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Help Me Honda! Personalised Campaign Nets Good Vine-brations


Honda's campaign was simple: tweet the reasons you hate your old vehicle and use the hashtag #wantnewcar.

The car giant then responded to individual gripes with entertaining videos posted to Vine and embedded in the company's tweets. 

It was a big hit, but just how did they do it?

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