5 Design Secrets From The Nexus Studio

19th September, 2017

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It’s true that creative people work in a myriad of different ways. Here in Shoreham, the Nexus graphic design team is made up of James Morrison and Fiona Edmunds-Prosser. They spend every working day delving deep into their creative resources, fulfilling briefs and meeting deadlines for a huge range of different kinds of projects. But how do they keep that drive going? Drive can be a real problem in design studios. When the pressure is on to create, create, create, there’s a good chance...

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Website talk: Q and A with Fiona

On Wednesday 30th August Fiona will be giving a talk in association with Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce all about how to assess if your website is working for or against you. This week I had a catch up with her to find out what we can expect...

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4 quick wins to refresh your website

Websites are a bit like hair (bear with me on this, I promise it’s going somewhere) If you’re anything like me, you’re too busy to spend a huge amount of time thinking about your hair. Over the years, you’ll have tried on a few...

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Five things we know about creativity

  “Creativity is intelligence having fun.” - Einstein. Creativity is something human beings are pretty amazing at. It’s how we reach innovation and discover new and improved methods for doing things - from inventions to strategies...

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Top 10 Tips for Writing a Design Brief [Infographic]

Whether you need a new logo, website or brochure created for your business, the key to making a design project a success starts with a thorough creative brief. A good brief explains the ins and outs of your project, helping your designers...

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Design for SME's

SME’s are defined as any business with under 250 employees, so thinking of our local business community, it’s safe to say that most of the companies in Brighton and Hove and the surrounding areas in Sussex fall into this category. In actual...

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A book is born

Saturday saw the launch of the brand-new children’s book ‘Alphamals’ by the very talented Brighton illustrator Graham Carter. Our developer Steve Elford and I with our respective families dropped in to see what the fuss was all about....

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Looking for the one

*This position has now been filled* We are recruiting for a new team member to help generate new business for our little agency. Could it be you? Perhaps someone you know?  To help you work out if you'd fit in with our lovely team we’ve...

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Being heard in a crowded market place

Being heard in a crowded market place: A Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce Bite-sized Learning Event. On Tuesday 21st February, I attended a bite-sized learning event organised by the Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce and hosted by the Sussex...

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Are you exhibition ready?

Exhibition season is fast approaching once again. As we head towards spring, it’s worth getting your plans into gear early on to make sure that you get the pick of bunch when it comes to trade shows. It also pays to make sure your team is fully...

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5 Web Design Trends for 2017

2016 was a rollercoaster of a year for many reasons. One result of this is a new and exciting landscape when it comes to design and technology. Now more than ever, design has to be dynamic and scalable to ensure brands stay relevant and messages stay...

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Design Disruptors - A Review

One of our superstar designers, Fiona, was lucky enough to get a ticket to the European premiere of the documentary Design Disruptors; a full-length documentary produced by InVision chronicling the power of design. She joined over 1,000 other design enthusiasts...

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We are attending Let’s Do Business Brighton

On the 12th of May we will be attending Lets Do Business exhibition in Brighton - a fantastic chance for local businesses to come together for networking, lead generation and knowledge share. After the success of the Eastbourne show...