Most Instagrammable London Spots to Visit Now

Never before has the art of visual storytelling been more popular or more relevant, and no other social media platform has shaped the capacity for mass-sharing visuals and lifestyle-influence quite like Instagram. A recent article published in The Independent has gone so far as to propose that the most important factor millennials and Gen Z…

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When sex stopped selling

Last Monday, Advertising Week met for a candid panel called ‘The Truth About Gender Bias in Ads in 2017,’ to ignite conversations around the proverbial hamster wheel of gender stereotyping. Madeline Di Nonno, chief executive officer of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, opened the panel with some astonishing statistics which left her…

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Ciao Rachel!

Yesterday was a very sad day for us. It was our very own Rachel’s last day with us before starting her dream job at Battersea Dogs and Cats Home. To give her a good send off in true BURN style, the whole team went for a very quiet drink (ahem) at The Marlborough on Richmond…

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TOP 5 DIRECT MARKETING NEWS STORIES

September’s direct marketing news headlines JOHN LEWIS FIRST RETAILER IN THE UK TO USE 360 VIDEO ADVERTISING An increasingly popular way to target ads directly isn’t just by channel, but also through format. John Lewis is increasingly focusing on social media, and is the first UK retailer to test 360 video. GDPR FORECAST TO CREATE…

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First Job in Marketing – My Advice

Monday 11th September 2017 marked the start of my first ever week of full-time employment. One week onwards, first-day jitters in check, I can genuinely now say I loved every minute of it, even filling in the forms – yes, really. Why? It felt like I was signing up to adult life and an exciting…

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BURN Meets Unbound 2017

Earlier this month, I ventured out of my South West bubble to visit the East (London that is). The event was Unbound 2017: An event touting the power of uncovering innovation and promising connections to brands and corporations with disruptive technologies.  I arrived at the industrial, East London venue (Old Truman Brewery) marching past gaudy…

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Talent Cupboard & BURN Invigorate the Tech Scene

With the best and brightest in the tech scene trading Old Street for the leafy streets of South West London- Talent Cupboard, with the support of BURN, hosted the first of many meet-ups to celebrate the innovators and entrepreneurs of Silicon-Upon-Thames. Our new and improved “Swilicon” event, hosted at the Old Ship in Richmond, brought…

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