Developing Your Agency talent – talk at Leeds Digital Festival

Digital Agency Team Talent image

I’m talking at Leeds Digital Festival on 26th April, alongside Darren, top-flight recruiter and the man behind Character Creative. The (free) tickets to our event are here: Finding and developing your agency’s talent. Here’s the theme for the talk in a nutshell: The Agency space is more competitive than ever (there are c. 20,000 in the UK alone) and everyone …

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Promoting your agency. Or, the agency’s children have no shoes..

Leeds Agency report with photo of Leeds city

The title for this post is a corruption of the old (from the 1500’s, apparently) proverb along the lines of “The Cobbler’s children have no shoes”. At the back end of last year, Data Hive examined marketing and creative agencies in Leeds and looked at how they were marketing themselves (as opposed to their clients). Robin and team assessed 243 …

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Board Advisor with Greater Connected Amplify

I’m really pleased to be supporting the Greater Connected Amplify programme as one of the Board Advisors to the initiative. #AgencyGrowth in action. Amplify sits within the Business Growth Hub’s ‘Greater Connected’ programme, focusing on Manchester / Greater Manchester based digital, creative and tech agencies and businesses. The BA team and the guys behind Form, who are delivering the whole …

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