Category Archives: Guest blogs

Aardvark Marketing Consultants | How to avoid the biggest household energy rises for a decade

How to avoid the biggest household energy rises for a decade

How to avoid the biggest household energy rises for a decade

Household energy bills set for biggest rise for a decade Most of the big energy suppliers are increasing their prices this autumn, as the regulator, Ofgem is allowing the energy price cap to be lifted by as much as 13% from October. The 11 million households on default tariffs will now pay around £1,288 a […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | Insurance prices rises 2016 - 2021

How to avoid paying rocketing insurance premiums

How to avoid paying rocketing insurance premiums

What’s happening to insurance premiums? It’s been an odd few years, to say the least. With politics, adverse weather and of course the Covid pandemic, very little seems stable at the moment.       To add to all of the other stressors in our lives and businesses, prices of many fundamental goods and services […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | Guest blog Job seekers often receiving poor adviceudy, new dust cannon

Job seekers often receive poor advice

Job seekers often receive poor advice

Stuart Blake, an experienced career coach in the West Midlands believes many job seekers are not receiving good quality advice. This is especially true when it comes to preparing their CV’s. In the current UK economic climate, there are hundreds of people chasing each advertised role. The key difference between a successful job search and […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | Invitation from Rev Rich Johnson to the Business Community carols 2020

Your invitation to the Business Community Carols 2020

Your invitation to the Business Community Carols 2020

Last year over 150 of the local business community came together to enjoy great hospitality and carols at All Saints Church in the heart of Worcester. This year, we’d like to bring people together again, just in a different format! We’ll be live streaming from All Saints on YouTube at 6pm on Tuesday, 15th December. […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | Steatite joins BetaDen as industry partner

Steatite joins BetaDen as an industry expertise partner

Steatite joins BetaDen as an industry expertise partner

Steatite is delighted to announce that it is to work with Worcestershire’s commercial technology accelerator, BetaDen as an industry expertise partner for its fourth cohort of business. BetaDen is based at Malvern Hills Science Park, midway between Steatite’s computing and communications facilities. Cohort 4 is a nine-month accelerator programme for early stage technology businesses. Successful […]

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Members of the Diamond Branded team

Why are promotional products vital to any marketing strategy?

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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Things Mark learned from trekking in Cambodia

Things Mark learned from trekking in Cambodia

Mark Smith completed this challenge in October.  I was lucky enough to grab some time over  breakfast to talk about the trek itself. Here are some of his most memorable moments and observations:           1.Team spirit really, really works! The hardest day was day 3 – a 16 mile walk with […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | Simon Davies of Spectra group

Meet our co-sponsor Simon Davies of Spectra group

Meet our co-sponsor Simon Davies of Spectra group

Spectra group has just been awarded a Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation for its ‘Slingshot’ communications system. Spectra started when Simon moved into civilian life after 24 years in the army, where he worked in IT and communications in the Royal Signals. The business was initially set up as a one-man band, but now employs […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | Business Community Carol service at All Saints

A warm invitation to the Worcestershire Business Community Carol Service at All Saints

A warm invitation to the Worcestershire Business Community Carol Service at All Saints

As the year draws to a close we’re delighted to welcome you to the 2019 Worcestershire Business Community Carol Service at All Saints, in the heart of Worcester city centre. Our friends at All Saints have kindly agreed to host what will be a fabulous event, so come and join us on Tuesday, 10th December […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants Ltd | Co sponsors Tudor Building Supplies

Meet co-sponsor Darren Burge of Tudor Building Supplies

Meet co-sponsor Darren Burge of Tudor Building Supplies

You often hear MDs of successful companies say, “My door is always open”. For the team at Tudors Building Supplies, that is literally true because the office door is propped, permanently, open and a warm welcome awaits you when you say hello to Darren. In fact, when I visited the builders’ merchant on Burcott Road [...]

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