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Aardvark Marekting Consultants | The road to recovery

The road to recovery

How hackneyed the term ‘new normal’ sounds. Yet it is ill-defined.  The economic picture has never been so mixed. Some sectors in healthcare or food & drink are booming, our hospitality industry is in lockdown / survival mode and other business sectors are somewhere on the spectrum in between. Many do not yet have a […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | Gill Hutchinson from Aardvark Marketing appointed BetaDen Mentor

Gill Hutchinson from Aardvark Marketing appointed BetaDen Mentor

The third cohort are being welcomed into Worcestershire’s specialist Technology business accelerator, BetaDen, based at the Malvern Hills Science Park. Amongst the new mentors appointed will be Gill Hutchinson of Aardvark Marketing. Her brief is to provide support as a Technology Marketing specialist.           Gill has wide experience of working with […]

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Why are promotional products vital to any marketing strategy?

Promotional Products are seen to be a little like an old marketing tool. Used to get sales and clients by leaving gifts or to be handed out at trade shows. Promotional products are still a vital strategic  promotional marketing tool  to be used in a marketing campaign. In the age of the internet and technology, […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | " I have a voice"

“I have a voice”

Some of you may recognise this image, it’s from the 2010 film The King’s Speech, starring Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush.  The particular scene is the rehearsal for the Coronation where Lionel provokes George VI into shouting “I have a voice” to which Lionel calmly replies, “Yes you do.”         In the […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | 5 marketing actions for business survival

5 marketing actions for business survival

There are daily changes to the way UK business works right now. Naturally, our first actions are to ensure all employees are safe and everyone in a non-essential role is working from home. Tough times mean a review of finances and likely cashflow, perhaps with some modelling of different scenarios. The knee jerk reaction for […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | Covid-19 as an employer, what are your options?

Corvid-19 and Employment – what are your options as an employer?

With all the rapid changes that have occurred over the last few days, we would like to share a guest blog from Helen Astill, an experienced HR consultant from Cherrrington HR. Please be aware, that the situation has now changed and more support for business has been announced. You can  find a good summary here,on […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultanrs Ltd | Keep calm and carry on

Keep calm and carry on

Coronavirus, flooding, stock market crash, Flybe collapse, Brexit trade negotiations … The New Year is less than three months old and already we are facing numerous challenges to our home and working lives. We probably all know someone who has been affected directly by these issues, whether their home has been flooded, they are having […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants Ltd | Last chance to book your free Brexit readiness session

Clarity on Exiting the EU in just one hour

Time is running out for Worcestershire businesses to book a free appointment with a specialist advisor. The program sponsored by Worcester Business Central to provide business owners with bespoke advice about what happens when we leave the EU at the end of December  finishes on 31st March. It’s easy to book, visit brexitready.me and choose […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | We've left teh EU - now get ready fro importing and exporting

We’ve left the EU – now get ready for importing and exporting

Worcestershire business owners can access free advice to help them prepare to leave the EU. Business owners need to know and plan for changes that will happen to the way they do business at the end of the transition period on 31st December 2020. Businesses can book a free individual appointment in February or March […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | It’s official, the UK leaves the EU today, Friday 31st January.

It’s official, the UK leaves the EU today, Friday 31st January

For business owners, now is the time for making plans to exploit new opportunities for trade and/or mitigate the effects of leaving the EU. Henrietta Brealey, policy and strategic relationships directors at the Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce says “ “While some such questions of trade will have to emerge from negotiations with the EU, […]

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