Twenty four hours at Nexus

4th September, 2017

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In an ideal world, all projects are carefully planned, well-prepared for and executed with close precision. However, the truth is that many of us simply can’t operate like that all of the time, especially when deadlines are tight and our to-do lists are full. Working with such a wide variety of clients from all sorts of industries, we know first hand how common it is to have to rush work through at the last minute. “I know the answer is probably no, but can you possibly deliver by...

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Your checklist for perfect print

Increasingly we find that when it comes to printing, there is no one type of client. There are endless different professions and job roles that require print buying in some capacity. Whether you work in marketing, B2B or retail, event planning, hospitality...

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How to be an eco-friendly print buyer

When I think about the impact of our industry on the environment, my head starts to spin a little bit. Not a minute goes by in my day-to-day life where I can’t see an example of a piece of print, whether it be a magazine, a newspaper, a leaflet,...

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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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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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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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A practical guide to using fonts legally

Throughout this series of blogs we will be answering your questions relating to print ready artwork, helping you to avoid costly print delays. Following on from our previous post which answered the questions, ‘Have I added images correctly, and...

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A practical guide to images and colour modes in InDesign

Throughout this series of blogs we will be answering your questions relating to print ready artwork, helping you to avoid costly print delays.  Following on from our previous post which tackled the question ‘How do I create a print ready document?’...

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How to set up a print ready document

Throughout this series of blogs we will be answering your questions relating to print ready artwork, helping you to avoid print delays and needless mistakes.  Last week we discussed the best programs to use for creating your artwork - in this...

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A practical guide to creating print ready artwork

Whether you are creating a brochure, a business card or even a single sided flyer, designing a print document is never as simple as just slapping your logo and contact details onto a design and sending it to print.  Even though each...

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5 reasons to choose digital printing - infographic

Too much choice is overwhelming sometimes – that's why at Nexus we try to make it as easy as possible for our clients to make the right decisions for their marketing campaign. With that in mind, having a good understanding of different production...

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Why print audits are a good idea

Whether you're looking to save money, reduce waste, streamline your processes, or a bit of all these, conducting a print audit is a great idea. You may yawn at the notion. We all know audits can be a time consuming process but the financial benefits...

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Paper Vs Digital the environmental impact

It is no surprise to hear that the paper and the print industry have a huge impact on our environment. So for those of us working with print, there will always be a sense of responsibility to understand this impact and look for ways to reduce our paper...