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Royal Holloway University Rebrand : Discovering the beauty within
Royal Holloway University Rebrand : Discovering the beauty within
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Royal Holloway University Rebrand : Discovering the beauty within

Nestled in the home counties, you may come across Royal Holloway. No, not the London suburb, or the infamous prison. Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, to give its full title, is a world-class university just outside Egham in Surrey. Opened in 1886 by self-made medicines millionaire philanthropist Thomas Holloway, the college was originally established as a learning institution for women at the suggestion of Holloway’s wife, Jane. The main Founder’s Building is impressive from the outset with its flamboyant pillars, turrets and towers inspired by Château Chambourd in the Loire valley.

The Team re-brands the Civil Service Benevolent Fund as The Charity for Civil Servants
The Team re-brands the Civil Service Benevolent Fund as The Charity for Civil Servants
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The Team re-brands the Civil Service Benevolent Fund as The Charity for Civil Servants

The Civil Service Benevolent Fund’s new name and brand identity developed by The Team has brought about dramatic improvements in engagement with civil servants looking for help. The Team won the work following a competitive pitch in February and was asked to review the identity of the charity – which last year celebrated its 126th anniversary – and to look at how to better reflect its purpose and future direction.

Creating a brand ready for social media – part 2
Creating a brand ready for social media  – part 2
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Creating a brand ready for social media – part 2

At the Information Standard event on Wednesday, Scott McClean from our sister agency Speed joined Peter Mills, to talk about how to build and protect your brand using social media. This is the second blog post following that talk and looks at how brands are using social media. The first, by Peter, discusses the issue of brands and branding and how social media can play a part in building a brand today.

Gas Safety Week Shortlisted for Initiative of the Year Award
Gas Safety Week Shortlisted for Initiative of the Year Award
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Gas Safety Week Shortlisted for Initiative of the Year Award

The Team’s hard work on Gas Safety Week 2011 has paid off. Gas Safety Week, a week-long event that encourages consumers to take positive steps to make sure they heed gas safety advice before winter sets in. Gas Safe 2011 has been shortlisted for the H&V News Safety Initiative of the Year Award – essentially the industry’s Oscars! H&V News is the leading magazine for the heating, ventilation and air conditioning industry with a highly specialised audience. To win this award, the initiative must have had a significant contribution to health and/or safety in 2011. And the signs look good – Gas Safety Week 2011 was an intensive one week gas safety campaign that touched 80 million people through national and regional broadcasters. The Team are hard at work with Gas Safe Register planning repeat activity in 2012.

Jakob Nielsen announces Logica intranet as world leading
Jakob Nielsen announces Logica intranet as world leading
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Jakob Nielsen announces Logica intranet as world leading

The Nielsen Norman Group has announced the world’s top 10 intranets, highlighting The Team’s and Logica’s work as world leading. The prestigious award, chosen by Jakob Nielsen and Kara Pernice, showcases the best intranets from around the world, focusing on design and usability. The Team has worked on Logica’s intranet since 2009, concentrating on engaging all Logica’s 41,000 employees worldwide.

Blinging Brilliant! No.3 in the DBA Effectiveness League Table
Blinging Brilliant! No.3 in the DBA Effectiveness League Table
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Blinging Brilliant! No.3 in the DBA Effectiveness League Table

It’s a fact. Our clients want creative thinking. It’s another fact that they want to recognise a return on their investment through a professionally executed design strategy. And to some it’s a little known fact that The Team are ranked as No.3 in the Design Business Association Effectiveness Awards League Table. We call these awards our “Silver Bullets”. Others call them our bling! And as the only award scheme that uses commercial data as a key judging criteria, they are both prestigious and authoritative.