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Blogging your way in – BCC and why it’s good to talk

  • August 25, 2011
  • By adminadmin
  • in Uncategorized

We’re delighted to have just been officially unveiled as one of the magnificent seven Bristol agencies working on the new Bristol City Council web project. We’re even more delighted that this has come about because BCC actually did something many councils talk about but rarely do in such a meaningful way – consulting with industry. [...]

Website launch: Arthur Johnson auctioneers

  • May 7, 2011
  • By Claire SullyClaire Sully
  • in Uncategorized

We’ve just completed and launched our latest web project, for one of the UK’s largest auction companies Arthur Johnson & Sons. It was an interesting and complex development, requiring some innovative approaches to integrating with existing auction platforms as well as complex planning to ensure the site worked seamlessly with the bidding processes of one [...]

Public sector ICT: is the age of the dinosaurs over?

  • March 31, 2011
  • By adminadmin
  • in Public Sector

The Government has just published its new ICT strategy – its plans for central government ICT over the next two years. There’s a lot of interesting stuff in there, including new thinking (for the government at least) on cloud computing. But the part that caught our eye was the section on procurement and open standards. [...]

Using Social Media to Engage and Empower Local Communities

  • March 8, 2011
  • By Claire SullyClaire Sully
  • in Current Projects

In today’s “Big Society”, there’s increasing importance for local authorities and other public bodies to engage directly in a two-way dialogue with the people on whose behalf they are working. Social Media  can be an extremely effective tool for empowering and giving a  voice to communities, but its use needs to be carefully planned and [...]

Bath Half Marathon

  • February 23, 2011
  • By TickboxTickbox
  • in Uncategorized

Tickbox Marketing are entering the Bath Half Marathon this year, and I am running for Bath Cats and Dogs Home, one of the largest re-homing centres in the UK with over 3,000 unwanted cats, dogs and small animals they help every year. How You Can Help If you are able to make a donation to [...]