My name is Gill and I joined eXPD8 as a Client Account Handler back in October. As someone who struggles with Dyslexia in the workplace I have been amazed by the support eXPD8 has shown me since I started, however I am aware that a lot of people are too afraid to ask for support … Continue reading Dyslexia in the workplace
Well, in my 10 years at eXPD8, I’ve worked directly for Mark eXPD8 for 5 of them. In that time I would say I’ve got to to know Mark pretty well. First of all Mark is smart, smart as a bloody whip and you can be damn sure he knows exactly what’s going on in … Continue reading What’s it like working for eXPD8 Director Mark Thurgood?
“It’s quicker to do things yourself than to spend time to train someone to do it” I’ve been at eXPD8 for almost 4 years and it’s changed so much in a short time, but that’s a story for another time. I was very fortunate that when I was recruited, a lot of brilliant, extremely skilled … Continue reading Why bother to upskill people?
This week sees the exciting launch of the eXPD8 Mentoring Program. Our colleagues are our greatest asset and we believe that helping our colleagues to develop is fundamental to the growth of eXPD8. We believe that a mentoring program will increase individuals’ engagement, add to overall job satisfaction, produce greater commitment to our business and … Continue reading eXPD8 launches new Mentoring Program
2017 really was the year for women in Hollywood, whether it was Gal Gadot gracing our screens as Wonder Women or the women (and men) who came forward in the #MeToo campaign. With 2018 looking set to be even bigger, (just look at the impact the women made at the Golden Globes), we take a … Continue reading Female Empowerment in Hollywood
Life on the COAST For quite a few years, eXPD8 had been looking to solve a conundrum. How to build resource for the future whilst remaining productive. We had highly skilled administrators, but they were too specialised to “change lanes”. Progression wasn’t always driven by merit; opportunity would knock at … Continue reading Successfully Managing Administration Resource via COAST
Being the Recruitment Coordinator for eXPD8 has been a real adventure. I have had to be constantly on the ball in order to find the right people that will fit the business. I have also learnt that to be successful in recruiting for eXPD8 you need to be a curious person and learn to think … Continue reading The role of our Recruitment Co-ordinator
Where do I start, at the beginning may be the best place. Every client we complete work for have a brief built for them and then loaded onto our tablets so we can read and prepare for every call. Reading and understanding briefs are the main starting point for any call with any client. Being … Continue reading The role of Regional Field Marketing Manager
At eXPD8, we are proud to support the major studios and their high-profile releases all year round. And may I shock you… we also love Christmas films! Every year there is a constant argument in the office. But I want to know – what is your favourite Christmas film? So, to stoke the proverbial festive … Continue reading Top 7 Most Watched Modern Christmas Films
Christmas is a great time to review your store floor space. While summer stocks are low this gives you the chance to make changes to your overall layout and improve the customer journey not just for Christmas, but for 2018 as well. Making sure that Christmas is in the right space and location on the … Continue reading Retail space at Christmas