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Most people agree that gender parity is a good idea, but there is still a long way to go. Why? What’s really stopping us? Process? Or are we all inherently sexist? Across the month of […]
The Team is delighted to announce the appointment of Dan Dufour as Strategic Brand Director. Dan joins the Borough Market based brand communications agency from Good Agency where he worked as Associate […]
The Team annual Christmas card is always an interesting challenge: How do we create something unique and festive, something which will engage our team, contacts and clients alike, plus raise money for […]
After three years photographing the orators and hecklers at London’s Speakers Corner, Jan Enkelmann’s work will now to be showcased in a two-day exhibition at the Embassy Tea Gallery, hosted by The […]
As English Heritage moves into its new phase as a charity, The Team have been selected as its strategic brand partner. Our remit will be to provide brand guardianship and direction for […]
The challenge for communicators is to be aware of how big data can affect the lives of customers and employees positively. The challenge is to think in a big data mindset. Think that way, and solutions […]
Commercially sensitive data and information is fundamental to business innovation and a precious and prized off balance sheet asset to any organization. It is also valued by a range of adversaries, and […]
Internal communications goes by different names and is described in different ways. Employee communications, employee engagement, internal marketing, employee strategy, communications strategy…the list goes on. And what do we actually mean by […]
This is rather stunning time-lapse footage of Earth from the ISS. In 4K too, so should look amazing on larger 4K screens. Enjoy!
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic identity has been revealed, and it features a very bold T! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v3s6fxIFTH0
Alzheimer’s Society has appointed The Team, to work with the Society on building a strong brand and communications platform to support ongoing strategic and appeals activity.
The Team’s 2014 Christmas card campaign helps Southwark Foodbank purchase Christmas dinner hampers for families in need in the borough.
The Team shares the idea behind this year’s Christmas card campaign, in aid of Southwark Foodbank.
What it takes to make your employees feel valued. How do you energise your people, increase discretionary effort and maximise the resources dedicated to employee communications? Our 23 top tips on better […]
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.
When planning to expand your marketing activity to foreign markets, the more countries you target, the more complex things become. But that complexity is not equal across all marketing elements or locations. It’s important to know where things stay the same and where they can get more complicated.
We are very pleased to announce that our work on the British Gas Simply Thankyou campaign was awarded last night for Design Effectiveness.
Are you up to date with how corporate reporting has changed – and how it can impact on your annual report?. How do you balance statutory requirements with marketing demands of an annual report? How can your annual report fulfil its real potential?
In the last of our joint series of four blogs on building and protecting your brand for social media, Scott McLean, managing director of our sister agency, Speed Communications, offers 10 top tips for protecting and enhancing your brand online.
The Team are supporting Bankside’s homeless this winter with gifts of warmth.
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.
Heathrow have turned to The Team to support their vision of ‘making every journey better’ by helping them to build stakeholder confidence whilst they are preparing for the opening of the new Terminal 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.
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.
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.
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.