Entries by We Are Circle

Insight, marketing strategy & rebrand for estate agent

Wm Sykes & Son are Holmfirth’s longest established independent estate agents and auctioneers. We started working with them initially to develop a marketing strategy using insight. From there we developed a new brand strategy, refreshing their identity and launching new sub-brands to make it much clearer who they are and how they can help. The […]

New website for We Are Circle

Our website has had a redesign. We hope you like it! The new site features lots of great case studies of the work we’ve done for our clients. Take a look here.

Access funding and make your business grow faster

If you are a small to medium sized business operating in the UK, you may be eligible to receive funding towards your marketing strategy. We Are Circle’s Managing Director, Laura Pegg, is a registered GrowthAccelerator Coach and is also a MAS (Manufacturing Advisor Service) registered marketing consultant. This means that you could be eligible for funding […]

The average Marketing Director will cost your business £77k

The Croner Marketing Rewards survey has revealed the average marketing salaries with Marketing Director’s receiving £77,125, plus bonuses and let’s not forget the overheads, cars, sick pay, holiday pay. What does a business do if they cannot afford the salary, or the long term commitment of a full time Marketing Director salary?

It feels like she is working for us full time but at a fraction of the price of recruiting a full time marketing director.

Choosing Circle to develop our marketing strategy was the best decision we could have made. Laura quickly gathered key internal, customer and competitive insights. She was able to translate this into a meaningful growth strategy, new positioning, brand strategy, promotional plan and full action plan. She crafted marketing messages that now really communicate what makes […]

Buy cheap buy twice: Could you be de-valuing your business?

One of my friends has this great phrase “buy cheap, buy twice”. I got to thinking about it recently when I chose a cheap (well cheaper) brand.  A few months later, I inevitably trudged back to the shops to purchase the number one, expensive brand. That phrase has been rattling around my head ever since. […]

What New Year’s resolutions will you make this year?

So a brand new year is upon us. If like me, you start every year with a few resolutions, why not apply this same principle to your business. Unlike the personal ones like ‘go to the gym five times a week’ and ‘give up chocolate’ (pah, like that’s ever going to happen) – why not […]

We unveil a new look for accountancy firm Jolliffe Cork

Jolliffe Cork is one of the largest independent firm of accountants in West Yorkshire.  They have been in business since 1951.  Circle were invited to pitch for this prestigious re-brand and multi-channel marketing project, against 2 other agencies. We were delighted to win and have transformed the Jolliffe Cork brand, repositioning them through a new […]