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Millennials and money

brands, consumers, economic downturn, financial services, millennials, Uncategorized

Millennials and money

Alex Oliver writes: We’ve been out and about talking about the millennials generation and their financial attitudes and behaviours. At the Financial Services Forum event in the City of London… Read More »

Energy levels

brands, consumers, health, innovation, Uncategorized

Energy levels

Andrew Curry writes: Sometimes you stumble on good news by accident. So it was recently when one of our analysts – while researching something else – found some excellent coverage… Read More »

Google: friend or foe for news publishers?

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Google: friend or foe for news publishers?

Tom Richardson writes: It’s hardly new news, but the Google vs. publisher showdown is no less interesting for that fact. And as The Times has become the canary in the… Read More »

The other election debate

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The other election debate

Emily Pitts writes: Another Nick captured the imagination this Wednesday of a 16+ audience at Downside Fisher Youth Club in Bermondsey, where I work as a volunteer, as the Lib… Read More »

The Darwinian Gale and the era of consequences

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The Darwinian Gale and the era of consequences

Walker Smith, in Chapel Hill,  writes: I’ve been thinking about  the nature of the recession, and consumer responses to it, for The Darwinian Gale. a large report we’ve just published. … Read More »

Struggling towards sustainability

consumers, economic downturn, sustainability, trends, Uncategorized

Struggling towards sustainability

Andrew Curry writes: Whatever the disappointments about the Copenhagen talks, it’s clear that consumers have fairly strong attitudes to sustainability issues, and these  have barely been affected by the financial… Read More »

Some good things we’ve seen #3

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Some good things we’ve seen #3

Compiled by Tom Ding Discussed around the London office lately were: A powerful, and contemporary, example of graphic design from an unexpected source (you may care to compare the production… Read More »

Home comforts

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Home comforts

Andrew Curry writes: ‘Comfort brands’ seem to be one of the phenomena of the current recession, according to the current issue of Marketing, which talked to  our UK managing director,… Read More »

Trusting Twitter

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Trusting Twitter

Oliver Wright writes: The noise of Twitter has reached a crescendo over the past couple of months, partly because of its role in sharing and even breaking news. The fact… Read More »