Monthly Archives: April 2012

‘Intern’s Insight’: Gaining the competitive edge (David Mayers, April 2012)

In today’s economic climate, just having a degree isn’t enough anymore.  The world has changed since the 1970s, when even having a degree immediately put you above the majority of others in the job market. Now, as a high proportion of people go on to university from school, the focus is on where the jobs…

Blog Update: Keeping your regular publications fresh! (Part 2)

This week’s guest blog is courtesy of graphic designer, Ben Thompson, of How About Creative Solutions.To read the first instalment of this blog on keeping publications fresh, authored by Acceleris Senior Copywriter Charley Durham, click here.  Many good newsletters and magazines are designed around a strong and sometimes dynamic template, which is a great starting…

London 2012 goes social

With less than 100 days till the London 2012 Olympics kick-off, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has launched a revolutionary social media hub to connect athletes with their fans. The ‘Olympic Athletes Hub’ brings together the Twitter and Facebook pages of all registered 2012 competitors, allowing members of the public to search and support their…

Blog Update: Keeping your regular publications fresh! (Part 1)

Ah, the regular publication… A well-written and presented print newsletter, magazine or bulletin will always have its place in effective internal or external communications, complementing, rather than cowing down to, its bold, brash and exciting digital and social media siblings. As Acceleris’s senior copywriter, whose bread and butter is in project managing regular publications and…