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The Budget - Impact on Tech Companies
27/11/2017
Although there was very little on business taxation in the Chancellor’s Budget speech, there was a recognition of the contribution tech companies...
What you need to know about the GDPR
14/09/2017
If you haven’t already heard of the upcoming GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), well, let us salute you. It seems to have become a bit of...
A Peoples Powerhouse - people as well as place regeneration for the North
02/05/2017
Back in February there was a fair bit of criticism of the Northern Powerhouse Conference – not just for the lack of speakers, but for what seemed...
Spring Budget - Boosts for some, but are our entrepreneurs footing the bill?
09/03/2017
“Philip Hammond has vowed to give the UK a “strong and stable platform” for Brexit negotiations as he delivered his first spring Budget....
The Writing Story Project
08/03/2017
The Writing Story Project was cooked up in my kitchen at home, one afternoon when my brother and his kids came round to visit. I had left my old typewriter...
How to digitally transform your business
21/02/2017
Digital transformation is the adaptation of a digital strategy and ensuring the implementation of that strategy is integrated into your business. It can...
KMS Media - What's new for the New Year and what it means for our clients
12/01/2017
With the media landscape being so transitional, 2016 proved to be a fast-paced year for advertising. As a media agency it’s important we stay ahead...
Laura Mashiter, MD of Refresh PR, on the importance of collaboration within marketing in the North
20/12/2016
Collaboration is a word that’s thrown around a lot, but what does it really mean and who is it beneficial to? Firstly, it can mean different things...
The top three advertising trends for 2017 - KMS Media offer an agency perspective
15/12/2016
With the past twelve months being so fast paced and the digital market being so transitional, it’s been a very hectic year for us here at KMS Media!...
As GDP data shows calmer waters, UK must turn its attention across the pond
31/10/2016
“News that the economy has grown by 0.5% since the Brexit vote is extremely encouraging, despite falling from the 0.7% growth rate of the previous...