A successful 70th birthday

A successful 70th birthday

As you may be aware, someone very important turned 70 this month. On July 5, 2018, the National Health Service (NHS) celebrated its sevent...

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Understanding Italian businesses

Understanding Italian businesses

For an economy of its size, Italy has many highly specialised small to medium sized enterprises. This can be attributed to a variety of re...

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Even more wonderful technological tools

Stone Junction’s biggest focus in 2018 is enhancing our digital offering to clients. For instance, everybody in the agency is accrediting wi...

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Under the influence

Did you know that consumers are more likely to trust the opinion of their peers than the brand itself? In fact, 60 per cent of consumers a...

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The Gareth Southgate effect

It’s no secret that my knowledge of football is minimal, in fact that in itself is an overstatement – I have no interest, much to the disg...

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What’s the value in company values?

Stone Junction has a love hate relationship with company values . Why? Because most companies only pay lip service to them, making them a us...

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Urchin tracking modules (UTMs): Making sense of your web traffic

Urchin tracking modules (UTMs): Making sense of your web traffic

You’ve set up Google Analytics and you’ve set some goals to make sure your website helps generate business leads. Well done you! All tha...

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Top tips for transcribing

Top tips for transcribing

The fastest English language typist is Barbara Blackburn, who typed 212 words per minute in 2005. Compare this with the average writing sp...

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How to go viral

How to go viral

ASOS, The University of Reading and Poundland are just three UK brands to go viral on Twitter in the last month. The one constant between...

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Making work experience matter

Making work experience matter

Everyone has a story about a work experience placement. The term has become synonymous with something compulsory yet boring; a week spent...

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Are you ready to go global?

Are you ready to go global?

Are you making plans to take your business to the global market? Well, I’ve got news for you — it became global the day your website went li...

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Building your trade show calendar

Building your trade show calendar

~ Events that cannot be missed ~ The medical industry is plagued by fake conferences — events that promise to provide a platform for a...

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A shot at storytelling

A shot at storytelling

A typical story has a beginning, middle and end. But how do you capture this in a photo? Well, The Humans of New York project has managed...

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Don’t say farewell to Followerwonk

Don’t say farewell to Followerwonk

They say the best things in life are free — but is this true? Followerwonk, the tool that many businesses use to grow their Twitter follo...

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What is schema markup?

What is schema markup?

Search on Google is rather like driving. Road signs are very useful in providing you with extra information to help you find your way, but...

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Choosing SEO keywords

Choosing SEO keywords

If you’ve dabbled in search engine optimisation (SEO), you already know that optimising your website for certain keywords can impact you...

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The Google Analytics riddle

The Google Analytics riddle

Why is a raven like a writing desk? The Alice in Wonderland riddle, which perplexed so many fans after the books release that Lewis Car...

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Branding: A guide to your guidelines

Branding: A guide to your guidelines

If I asked you to picture a robot manufacturer you associate with the colour orange, who would you think of? You probably considered KUKA. W...

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News gathering and digital storytelling

News gathering and digital storytelling

It started life as a research project in 1996 and its name is now widely used as a verb rather than just the company’s name, Google is th...

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The benefits of a mood board

The benefits of a mood board

Here at Stone Junction we change minds. However, it is sometimes necessary to look inside your own head to fully understand and get behind a...

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