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Marketing your enterprise

I’m happy to announce our first brochure of the year was signed off in late March! Marketing for small enterprises by Community Catalysts is now complete and ready to download here. Community Catalysts is a social enterprise and community interest company working across the UK to make sure people have a real choice of local care, health and community options. As part of their …

4 reasons when it’s time to rebrand your business

This is a question we get asked a lot and if you run your own business there are key points you need to be aware of. A good brand is more than a name and logo, it should communicate what your business does and how it does it throughout the branding. A well thought out brand establishes trust and credibility with their customers …

30 years in business

This year one of our long-standing clients, JMDA Design, are celebrating 30 years of trading internationally. One of the two founders, Derrick Barker, has continually followed his vision to develop and innovate ground-breaking product design. This has led to some award winning designs, resulting in two Red Dot Awards, in 2016 and 2020 and the prestigious Queen’s Awards for Enterprise for International Trade in 2019. …

Wellbeing stories

We all know the power of stories to get your message across. John Reed otherwise known as the Story Tellah Fellah does this to help combat loneliness with his CIC business. John is an experienced story teller, who creates stories with memorabilia, music and poetry. He currently does this online to reduce loneliness and social isolation with older people. Previously he took his …

Word therapy

“All contracts have been postponed, so I’m writing that book I had never found time to write!” Kathy said to me over the phone in April.  Growing any business is difficult, but when you make that decision to jump from employed to business owner, there’s usually no manual. Surely this would put most people off… but if you’re like Kathy, who’s always resourceful …

Give your business presence

iD Creative Design has partnered with Noble Digital  to offer two bespoke digital packages tailored for discerning business owners. These packages offer cost-effective ways for companies to make their business, products and services stand out through consistent, creative branding and a user-friendly, memorable online presence. Creative collaboration After a discussion with Larry we’d identified a gap in the market that our creative services combined …

Is your business Cutting the mustard?

There’s nothing worse than images that fall short in reflecting the true capabilities of a company. If they fail to illustrate your calibre and skills, then you have every chance of losing out on business in your market place if they just don’t  “Cut the Mustard”. That’s what Adrian said to Jane over the phone during lockdown. Some companies fail to recognise how …

Creative vibes

Manda knew she needed help with the her business identity and when I was asked if we could help, I felt privileged. Having a big passion for creative businesses Manda is always bursting with new ideas and ready to share these! Working locally and nationally, she helps coach, mentor artists and co-ordinate projects within cultural organisations. Knowing who your target audience is, really …

Celebrate your business milestone

You work hard on your business, meet client demands, shrug off the competition, survive another year, then an important milestone comes on the horizon before you know it! There are many ways to celebrate your business milestone to your audience, but it needs to be relevant and fit within your budget. Not every business can, or should mark an anniversary with a new …