We have gone a bit social media crazy – both personally and in business. As a marketer, I am bombarded daily with contrasting information about social media. One minute I’m told it will drive business through the roof, the next I’m warned about its darker side.
Based on everything I have read, listened to and discussed, I have come to my own conclusion. Much like everything else in life, I have adopted an ‘in moderation’ approach to social media. Continue reading
At The Team our paid internship programme has grown over a number of years, offering new graduates professional experience with both our brand and digital teams. We love to support and grow new talent by visiting grad shows and giving talks and studio visits to various universities throughout the UK. Working alongside graduates in the studio is really important to us and it’s a great way of finding new Team members too – we’ve successfully hired 4 Junior Designers over the last 2 years. Continue reading
At The Team we love to support andnurture new talent and have done so for as long as we can remember through our paid internship programme. This year we are changing the way in which we recruit talent to offer more people the opportunity to be a Team intern through our new recruitment event ‘Team Workout’. Continue reading
Holiday season is almost upon us and with us the ritual of what every working person does pre-holiday – hand over to colleagues, ensure clients are informed of who is their go-to person while you’re away and make a list of the final tasks, must be undertaken before boarding that flight. Continue reading
As a child I used to love arts and crafts. I remember contently sitting for hours and hours making cards, modelling clay, quilling, painting and drawing- anything that allowed me to express my creativity. I spent all my pocket money in arts and crafts shops, gazing in wonderment over all the materials, revelling in the colours and textures and thinking about what I could use for my next art project. So where did my passion for arts and crafts go?
When was the last time you went for a walk without your phone? Better still, left it purposely at home while you and your friends went out for the whole day? Yep, thought so, never.
I’ve become a bit of a fan boy of serendipity in the last few years and was particularly delighted to wake up today to the radio news announcing the 25th anniversary of the birth of the internet. Not least as we just had client sign off also today to announce a fantastic win for The Team, to handle the digital experience design work for English Heritage at a particularly exciting time for them.
English Heritage choose partner that demonstrates clear understanding of their new brand combined with world class digital experience design skills across mobile platforms.
User Interface (UI) design has come a long way since the days of Space 1999 and the original Star Trek series.
When I was very young I remember watching sci-fi shows with my family and I was fascinated by all the fantasy, gadgets and displays that were created to illustrate how technology might be in the future.
The M&S Shwop campaign began as an internal CSR initiative that later progressed to become their biggest non-product campaign rolled out to M&S customers across the country in stores and online. The basic idea is that staff and customers donate their unwanted clothes, which are then sold in Oxfam shops, shipped to Africa for resale in local markets, or recycled to support the environment.