Things are certainly looking up at the moment, but as we all know, much of the free time we’ve been granted recently has allowed for some very serious binge-watching activities! I have asked the eXPD8 Entertainment team what their 2020 TV and film favourites have been. Need some recommendations? Then look no further! Client Service … Continue reading The Entertainment Team’s 2020 TV Favourites
With 2020 throwing up many challenges for the Film industry, it’s not surprising that the 2021 award season has seen some changes to the usual calendar of events. The dates for submissions and ceremonies have largely been delayed, and the criteria of release dates and box office takings that titles have to meet to be … Continue reading Key Film And Gaming Award Dates For 2021!
Leaving school and having to decide what to do with your life can be stressful. A recent study found that 52% of school students agreed or strongly agreed with the following statement. “I have no idea what I want to do with my career”. This pressure can be a huge burden on teenagers’ lives. Making … Continue reading Entering The World of Work
Covid-19 has altered the course of a “typical year” for everyone in 2020. Every person and every business has been affected in one way or another, with different pressures and challenges that have faced them as the situation surrounding the global pandemic has continued to changed. The retail sector naturally, has been extremely affected by … Continue reading How has COVID impacted consumer behaviour?
eXPD8 is a people-powered business. As the leading provider of retail support services to retailers, suppliers and manufacturers across the UK and Ireland, a key aspect of the business is ensuring the right staff are recruited, inducted and engaged at all levels throughout the organisation. So, eXPD8 Co-Founder Mark Thurgood approached Moon Executive Search with … Continue reading Welcome Jess Marsh – eXPD8’s New Resource & Welfare Director
February 14th – Valentine’s Day. Love, romance, happiness. All of these spring to mind when discussing the passion-filled event. For many people this is a day where one can show their affection towards their partner; maybe even reveal hidden feelings towards a crush. How do people do this? With gifts. This makes the Valentine’s Day … Continue reading Valentines Day – What is it Worth? -Macey Miles & Gemma Hurley
Hi! My name is Freya, and I’m originally from Bristol, but I went to Sheffield Uni to study Spanish and Russian. At Uni, I worked in a pizzeria so starting at eXPD8 was a big change of environment! Lockdown has obviously been a challenging time for most – during the first one I was stuck … Continue reading Starting a New Job in Lockdown – Freya Parnell
By January most people are feeling ready to start a clean slate and begin the New Year afresh. The previous months have been spent over-eating, over-spending and as the clock strikes midnight, many of us will be considering what we want to change about our lifestyles for the New Year ahead. Generally, these lifestyle changes … Continue reading What does January mean for Customer Spend?
The word “Veganuary” has been thrown around for a few years now – but what is it? Veganuary is a global campaign that encourages people to adopt a plant-based lifestyle, starting on 1st January and with the view that they will continue this behaviour throughout the whole month of January. Good for people and planet … Continue reading What is Veganuary? By Rupert Jarrett Kerr
I’m Karina. I work for eXPD8 and I’m a busy, non-gaming mum with 3 avid gaming kids; aged nine, twelve and fifteen years old. In this blog I will talk about the new PlayStation 5 (PS5) that has just come crashing into my front room! During this pandemic, video games have offered gamers new experiences; … Continue reading The PS5 vs. The Non-Gamer Mum – By Karina Charlesworth