Blog posts • Mar 24, 2017 20:20 GMT
In traditional form our national celebrities have been taking part in a number of events to keep the great British public smile as we work together with Comic Relief to raise money for those in need, both in the UK and abroad.
Blog posts • Dec 22, 2016 12:45 GMT
For those wondering where their Christmas card from elephant communications was this year, wonder no more. This year the team has donated the equivalent amount we would have spent on cards, stamps and gifts to a local food bank.
Blog posts • Nov 10, 2016 16:17 GMT
The top concern for music fans was the closure of clubs and small venues (35%), a concern that was equally felt across all age groups.
Blog posts • Oct 25, 2016 17:19 BST
More than 40% of Brits think Team GB’s success at The Rio 2016 Olympics has lifted the public mood and one in four think it will deliver a boost to the business sector and the UK economy at large.
Blog posts • Aug 22, 2016 19:29 BST
The replacement of ‘old media’ by ‘new media’ might be an over-simplification, according to new elephant communications research.
Blog posts • Dec 18, 2015 13:54 GMT
New elephant research suggests people are adopting different financial coping strategies for Christmas this year. Some want to minimise debt they can’t clear relatively quickly, some draw from their savings to have the Christmas they want and others look to control spending.
Blog posts • Aug 06, 2015 16:58 BST
At a time when many households still feel the impact of austerity around them and are making cutbacks to keep the finances afloat, new elephant research suggests this has not put a stop to the nation’s throw away culture.
Blog posts • Jul 17, 2015 18:59 BST
Six months ago 107 Meridian FM made a commitment to back local business. Today the show is booked up 10 weeks in advance.
Blog posts • Jun 02, 2015 22:37 BST
The team at elephant communications is running another free advice day for small business start-ups this Friday at The Barn. The fully-booked day forms part of elephant's community investment programme, an intention by the firm to give something back to the community where it is based.
Brits set for big-ticket purchases in next six months – but are consumers really feeling more confident?
Blog posts • Mar 30, 2015 07:30 BST
More than one in five British adults are planning to splash out on a family holiday abroad and a home improvement project in the next six months – and almost one in ten plans to buy a new car.
Blog posts • Feb 28, 2015 15:50 GMT
A look back on a couple of February’s small business interviews which the elephant team conducted on Meridian business drive time.
Blog posts • Feb 13, 2015 07:40 GMT
Blog update by Guy: This week elephant team members have delivered talks at two universities. We have engaged with postgraduate business students on our latest research and kicked off this year's ‘elephant in the room’ competition.