Archive for November 2015

2016 New Years Honours List

With letters set to go out from the Cabinet Office over the coming days to those being awarded an honour in the New Year list, here’s a few household names I think deserve to be on that list: Simon Cowell Love him or loath him, there’s more to Simon than you might think and I…

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UK Employee Experience Awards 2016

Entries are now open for The UK Employee Experience Awards 2016. Winning these awards will enable you to gain recognition for employee-focussed initiatives that have had a positive impact on your organisation. They are a very effective way of motivating and inspiring your staff. Additionally, one of the unique things about Employee Experience Awards is…

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The Drum Marketing Awards 2016

The Drum Marketing Awards reward and celebrate in-house marketing teams and marketing agencies that are excelling at producing effective marketing strategies. Now open for entry to advertising agencies, in-house marketing teams, design consultancies, digital agencies, PR companies, integrated agencies and any company that has carried out marketing over the eligibility period. The awards have grown…

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You must NEVER put your prices up (apparently)

I had an interview with BBC Radio Scotland yesterday about the benefits of winning business awards ahead of the build up to the Scottish Business Awards ceremony tomorrow. The interviewer was slightly obsessive about one benefit I cited (if anyone can be ‘slightly’ obsessive about something). I said that winning awards gives companies the option…

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