Marketing & Creative Project Highlights 2017

As ever, 2017 has seen a great range of projects cross our desks. From design, web development and content to fully-outsourced marketing projects, we’ve been busy producing work to a fantastic standard for local, national and international clients.

We’re really proud of everything we do, but here are a few of our highlights from the year so you can see what we’ve been up to!

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Welcome to our world!

Jonathan at Westleigh High School

Each year, we support Westleigh High School’s World of Work day, running workshops with Year 9 students about the creative media industry and our roles at CRE8.

During the day, students have the opportunity to attend a number of different sessions across a range of topics such as education, public services, cookery and law. It’s a great way for them to focus on what they may look to do in future and identify the subjects they will need to study at GCSE.

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Writing with Westleigh

Supporting Westleigh

Following on from our involvement with their Y11 mock interview day, I’ve been back to Westleigh High School to give some students a bit of extra help with putting together personal statements on college and job applications.

Facing a blank piece of paper and having to write about yourself can be quite daunting, so I took along some tips to guide students on how to structure a statement and some content ideas. A personal statement is essentially a marketing pitch for yourself so it needs to convey a positive image, be well-composed and persuasive. Preparing something similar? Here’s my recommended structure and some pointers on content to get you started:

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Our Christmas recipe to marketing success

Vicki's son (James) making some christmas cakes

It’s no secret that we at CRE8 Towers love a bit of cake. Chocolate fudge cake, Victoria sandwich, banana loaf, cake acquired from…well…anywhere – we’re not fussy, we love it all.

Now we’ve reached the end of 2015, Vicki’s got the scales out again to make a fragrant, lightly-spiced Christmas cake which last year wowed everyone (the inside anyway – she’s no cake decorator) and it’s got us thinking…

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