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elephant supports local community this Christmas

elephant supports local community this Christmas

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.

Closure of grass-roots venues a top worry for music fans

Closure of grass-roots venues a top worry for music fans

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.

Olympic success boosts public mood and hopes for business success and celebration of role models

Olympic success boosts public mood and hopes for business success and celebration of role models

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.

M25 Factor at play in shaping diverging UK media habits

M25 Factor at play in shaping diverging UK media habits

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.

Savvy spending on the cards for Christmas 2015

Savvy spending on the cards for Christmas 2015

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.

​Small business Saturday: Credit card Monday?

​Small business Saturday: Credit card Monday?

Blog posts   •   Dec 06, 2015 22:00 GMT

A view from the high street: Small business optimism, consumer festive spending - and new elephant research on whether savvy saving or credit may be on the cards this Christmas.

​The modern home – connected or disconnected?

​The modern home – connected or disconnected?

Blog posts   •   Sep 20, 2015 21:10 BST

On 26 November, elephant communications will be hosting a market research event in London that will explore changing media habits in the modern home.

​Cutting back doesn’t check nation’s throw-away culture

​Cutting back doesn’t check nation’s throw-away culture

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.

elephant kicks off 2015 community investment programme

elephant kicks off 2015 community investment programme

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.

Bank of mum and dad to support one in five children through university

Bank of mum and dad to support one in five children through university

Blog posts   •   Aug 17, 2014 17:34 BST

Two in four parents would encourage their children to get a weekend job to help them become more employable after school or university – and more than one in four would encourage their children to learn more languages and have a full driving license.

More than one in ten adults planning to move house in the next year

More than one in ten adults planning to move house in the next year

Blog posts   •   Jun 06, 2014 18:08 BST

One in ten adults say they are planning on moving house in the next year and it is younger people driving demand according to new research for elephant communications.

elephant and PR Moment to host financial services insight event in July

elephant and PR Moment to host financial services insight event in July

Blog posts   •   May 24, 2014 08:34 BST

elephant communications has joined forces with PR Moment to jointly host an insight evening for in-house communication professionals in London on 7 July.

One in five consider switching bank in the next year

One in five consider switching bank in the next year

Blog posts   •   Feb 07, 2014 16:24 GMT

New elephant research reveals that just over one in five adults is planning or considering the idea of switching their bank in the next 12 months.

Kick off the New Year with an insight experience day at elephant

Kick off the New Year with an insight experience day at elephant

Blog posts   •   Dec 19, 2013 12:31 GMT

elephant communications is holding a set of insight experience days in January as part of its rolling market research – friends and clients of elephant are invited to come down to our office for a day to immerse themselves in the market research archive elephant has created and assess issues that impact on their specific sector.

Cardiff wakes up to an invasion of elephants

Cardiff wakes up to an invasion of elephants

Blog posts   •   Dec 02, 2013 17:35 GMT

Behind the scenes tour blog by Katherine Skinner and Rebecca Ellis-Owen

Small businesses define their elephant in the room

Small businesses define their elephant in the room

Blog posts   •   Oct 25, 2013 12:56 BST

This week we hosted our autumn small business advice day at our offices. As part of our community investment programme, we set days aside to offer local businesses free PR advice.

elephant comms moves up a gear to drive next free advice day for small businesses

elephant comms moves up a gear to drive next free advice day for small businesses

Blog posts   •   Sep 23, 2013 15:09 BST

Community investment blog by Karen Waugh: We are doing something different for our next free PR advice day for small businesses on Wednesday 16th October.

elephant adventure at intu Trafford Centre

elephant adventure at intu Trafford Centre

Blog posts   •   Sep 06, 2013 14:33 BST

A blog post by Harriet Powell

Higher Education stays close to home

Higher Education stays close to home

Blog posts   •   Aug 13, 2013 10:11 BST

More than one in four parents (27%) will advise children going to university to attend a local college and live at home while studying.

The Old Barn opens its doors to small businesses

The Old Barn opens its doors to small businesses

Blog posts   •   Aug 02, 2013 17:14 BST

During June and July we ran two free PR days for small businesses from our new offices. Since the launch of elephant communications, this has been an integral part of our community investment programme