Archive for the ‘Marketing’ category

Video highlights from Kent 2020 Start-up Live/Marketing Live 2013

Last week, the Kent Event Centre staged the second Kent 2020 Start-up live event and on the same day the Kent Marketing Live event was launched. Click above to watch our video review. Please note that the film contains flash photography.

1 in 5 Brits have NEVER switched and saved

New research by Gocompare.com has revealed that although 64 per cent of Brits are expecting 2013 to be a very difficult year for them financially, over 9.5m1 UK consumers haven’t switched ANY of the 10 most common financial products including car insurance, home insurance, energy provider, credit card or mortgage lender…EVER. 9% of drivers have […]

New top team at the Tourism Society

Sandra Matthews-Marsh has been elected vice-chairman of the Tourism Society, the professional membership organisation for the industry with more than 1,000 members in the UK and worldwide. Mrs Matthews-Marsh, chief executive at Visit Kent, will be working with the society’s new chairman David Curtis-Brignell, for the coming year to drive up standards of professionalism across […]

White Cliffs star in GREAT International Marketing Campaign

Dover’s iconic White Cliffs feature in the latest image to be posted around the world ahead of the Olympic and Paralympic Games as part of the Government’s GREAT campaign. LOCOG (The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games), the Government Office for England, and Kent County Council (KCC) working in partnership with Visit […]

10 Basic Tips For Negotiating More Effectively

This feature has been written by John McCambley and aims to provide you with a number of practical tips on how to get a better deal when negotiating and draws upon his own experience of working across a number of challenging market sectors: retail, fmcg, electronics, distribution, market research and media. Know what you want… […]

Howard Kendall Launches Customer Service TV

Kent Business TV spoke to Howard Kendall, Founder and Chairman of SDI Europe based in Orpington about CSTV. Click above to watch his film. Howard Kendall has IT service management flowing through his veins and is passionately committed to service in all its many forms. As the Founding Director and Chairman of SDI – The […]

Why Blogging Is Important For Your Business?

Terry Lane from Kent based blogging experts Buzzin Media gives a few tips on blogging. Click above to watch Terry’s film. About Buzzin Media: Buzzin Media is a blog network based in the UK. Their blog network is currently divided into four main vertical channels: business, entertainment, sports and personal blogs. They have just launched […]

Microsoft to Acquire Skype

Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Skype Global S.à.r.l. have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Microsoft will acquire Skype, the leading Internet communications company, for $8.5 billion in cash from the investor group led by Silver Lake. The agreement has been approved by the boards of directors of both Microsoft […]

Royal Mail Becomes World’s First Postal Company To Offer Digital Watermarking

Royal Mail has became the world’s first postal company to help businesses make their post interactive using digital watermarking technology. Combining state-of-the-art technology with history and heritage enables people to link from their post to a company’s online content, such as a website, video or Facebook page, in seconds. People receiving the digitally-enhanced post simply […]

Animate to Communicate

Animation is a great way of communicating complex business messages. Sittingbourne based Lavender Blue Media, produced the above film for Exosect Limited. Exosect’s mission is to discover, develop & commercialise, safe, sustainable bio-control solutions for the food industry, that protect food from insect damage and disease whilst reducing use of and dependence on traditional chemical […]