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Christian Apthorpe

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Hybrid Storytelling: Chapter 1

By | Brands, Clive Thoughts, Experiences

In a world that’s overflowing with information, saying something legitimately unique poses a challenge to brands. So how do you stand out to your audience and connect with them in a meaningful way? A way that evokes feelings and forms a relationship with your brand? Omnichannel storytelling is the how. But your average fairy-tale won’t cut it anymore.

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Hybrid Storytelling: Chapter 2

By | Brands, Clive, Clive Thoughts, Experiences

People are plugged in and online. They’re more aware and less tolerant of pretences, falsehoods and cultural insensitivities. If you don’t get it right and are seen to be jumping on a bandwagon or disingenuous – you will be called out for it.

Brands need a global approach but perhaps more importantly, they also need a local understanding, if they are to effectively address regional motivators and truly connect with individuals through storytelling.

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Inspiration Station Vol. 23 – Virtual & Remote Experiences

By | Clive Thoughts, Inspiration Station, Other Cool Stuff, Tech & Gadgets

This year has seen astonishing accelerations in science and technology, as the human race adapted to overcome new challenges. People have also needed to reach out and connect unlike any other time in recent history.

Some of the following virtual innovations will alter the landscape of live experiences forever. Others will simply make you smile. Whatever the case, here are some pretty nifty examples of virtual tech and remote experiences that will leave you feeling like you’re in the year 3000.

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The Drum Agency Awards 2020

By | Clive, PR

She’s our ‘CEO of the Year’ every year, and excitingly now Maureen Ryan Fable has been recognised by The Drum as a finalist in the 2020 Agency Awards!

The awards are for ‘agencies that excel through a strong workplace culture, effective management and excellent performance.’ And we’re lucky enough to have a CEO who ensures all of those things.

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CN 30 Under Thirty 2020

By | Brands, Clive, Clive Thoughts, PR

We’re delighted to announce that not one, but two of our talented colleagues have been recognised as winners in Conference News’ 30 Under Thirty class of 2020!

Jack Lee (Clive) and Erika Osborn (FIRST), have been recognised by Conference News as proud members of their 30 Under Thirty class of 2020!

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Inspiration Station Vol. 22: Storytelling

By | Brands, Clive, Clive Thoughts, Inspiration Station, Other Cool Stuff

Our minds are hardwired to best process our experiences in an easily digestible format: the story. Compelling stories are a powerful way to make a meaningful connection with your audience, forging a relationship that goes beyond product or service. Brand storytelling fuses the facts with the emotions that your brand evokes. It fosters loyalty.

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