Business Development Team

Grow your business: 4 tips to help you develop relationships that deliver

The world of business is a delicate balance of delivery and relationships: but how do we sustain these relationships when we are not working together? You should develop relationships with people who don't just value your particular expertise, product or service, but who are passionate and vocal about what you do. If you can stay connected with them and show them how you can add value they will tell other people who can benefit from your business.

4 useful apps for business

Technology is the way forward and is also becoming an integral part of business. Of course, as time passes and technology evolves, we are becoming more and more sophisticated in the way we market ourselves: from websites, to responsive design, mobile sites and now… apps. Apps are rapidly making their way into everyday life, so why not utilize some of these fantastic apps for your business? I have compiled some of the best apps that I think might be useful.

MAXX talks apprenticeships

In the 2012/2013 academic year, 510,000 people started apprenticeships in the UK.   One of these 510,000 people was Alice, our very own apprentice. Now, in 2014, we can no longer call Alice an apprentice as she has evolved into our marketing assistant! Alice has been with us for over 18 months now and after starting as a business and administration apprentice, has developed into a role within our marketing department.

4 tips on how to UNLEASH your brand

Following the popular success of the article ‘The secret to greatest logos of all time’ and the viral success of Rio’s Olympic logo video – MAXX have been inspired. The video above, in the style of Rio, shows how we took a business’ vision and made it a reality, creating a brand identity that represents the business in an energetic and inspiring way. Watch it to find out how to unleash a brand!

Ladies and Gentlemen...The MAXXY Awards

  In the last few weeks we’ve seen The Oscars, Brits, Grammy’s and other lavish award ceremonies showcasing a variety of talents and skills. However one set of awards are yet to be given, five winners are yet to tearfully accept their awards and give emotional speeches… until now. It is now this writer’s honour to host MAXX’S very own awards – THE MAXXY’S! THE MAXXY’S aim to celebrate the achievements and happiness in the MAXX world at the moment, so let’s announce the winners:

Unleashing a new brand!

… Wait for it, drumroll – and cue the illustrious sound effects! This month we are proud to announce the unveiling of Basingstoke’s Sports Trust brand new identity! Earlier this year, we were thrilled to accept the opportunity of not only redesigning Basingstoke Sports Trust new website, but also their whole image! We were asked to design the new logo and do a complete re-brand. Of course, we were delighted to do so!

Make an impact with your brand

Any business looking to grow – to stand out against their competitors and to be recognisable, will know the importance of branding. Branding is vital for establishing and building your company reputation but it can also be crucial in deciding the level of business you drive to your company.   Think about brands you love (or hate!) or that do well. Apple, Coca Cola and Nike all speak for themselves.