The Nightmare Before Christmas: Why Marketers And Retailers Need To Plan Ahead

Selfridges launching its winter wonderland on the first day of August was a shock to the system. Down came the swimming costumes and suntan lotion, and up went 50,000 Christmas decorations and fluttering faux snow. From a customer perspective, it’s likely that Selfridges fired too soon. The campaign was instantly met with criticism. While some […]

Kingswood Investment Helping To Deliver Strong Character Education

A trusted provider of curriculum-mapped, out of classroom learning to UK and overseas schools, Kingswood has announced plans to expand its network of award-winning outdoor activity centres designed to develop important life skills. Made possible through significant investment from Bridgepoint Development Capital, the move will allow half of UK schools to be able to access a Kingswood centre within […]

From Petrol Station Assistant To Powerhouse Editor

Acting content director and features editor of Cosmopolitan UK, Rosie Mullender, shares some of her top tips and personal experiences on ‘making it’ in the tough world of magazine journalism. Chatting over the phone to a background noise of telephones ringing and the utters of a busy editorial office, I asked Rosie for the one […]