The Institute of Promotional Marketing (IPM) is announcing the return of its Incentive and Motivation Diploma, starting on 23rd May 2016. This new intake follows the phenomenal success of its graduating class of 2015.
With investment in people becoming an increasingly crucial focus for all business, and in the marketing industry especially, many employers are recognising the need to grasp the 'Millennial Opportunity' to nurture and extend the training of teams to help attract, retain and motivate the very best talent available.
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) is expected to rule in favour of clamping down on e-cigarette advertising this week, despite a recent report by UK doctors that urged promoting the product for public health reasons.
The ECJ will rule on Wednesday on a final attempt by tobacco and e-cigarette manufacturers to ameliorate legislation that will come into force under the European Tobacco Products Directive later this month. [more…]
Possessing the ability to utilise multi-channel engagements to gain a better understanding of customer behaviours is still one of the business outcomes brands are tirelessly aspiring to achieve. Especially their ability to then feed that into the customer journey.
One of the biggest challenges to effective multichannel management comes down to how businesses are structured, especially when it comes to the marketing department. Despite phrases like “an integrated approach” repeatedly coming up in conversation, channel activity is still largely siloed, in our experience. The search team doesn’t collaborate with the social team, whilst the email team doesn’t necessarily get insight from other aspects of the business, which would help inform the overall message being sent.
StreetAd, the digital out of home screen provider, has gone live with its WHSmith deal to deliver and manage exterior facing digital display screens in [more…]
The winners of the first annual World Media Awards were announced last night at an exclusive VIP event held at The Ham Yard Hotel in London. The World Media Awards, launched by the World Media Group* give recognition to the advertisers and agencies that are creating the best international content-driven advertising campaigns in the world.
A panel of senior international media experts selected from major brands, agencies and media owners chose seven category winners and one Grand Prix winner from amongst the many entries that poured in from across the globe.
The evolved identity includes new treatments for Time Out’s global digital and mobile channels, new City specific logos, new mastheads for the Group’s printed materials including the magazines, all online web and social channels, advertising and live events. It will be live across all channels from 1st March.
Created by Time Out with creative agency adam&eveDDB, the new sensitively updated identity has been simplified to be more flexible in digital, social, print and physical channels. [more…]
Last week, VCCP Media CEO, Catherine Becker, presented at the Thinkbox New To TV event discussing how TV is instrumental in taking businesses to the next level.