Category: Client Services

In or Out? The pros & cons of outsourcing

Published June 28, 2017

Having been in the creative communications industry for many years, Something Big Co-Founder, Sally Pritchett, has seen the switch flick between building up in-house marketing teams, back to reducing internal headcount and outsourcing to agencies many times. On a mission to break this cycle of doom, Sally wants brands and agencies to work together as […]


Sweating your marketing budget

Published March 29, 2017

Whatever your budget, the most important thing is that you make the most of it. The only way your business is likely to invest more in marketing and communications is if you can demonstrate the great returns investment can bring. Here are some of our top tips for getting the most from what you have. Focus […]


In-house or outsourced? That is the question

Published March 1, 2017

The marketing industry is well known for being fickle. One minute the focus is on reducing headcount in the marketing department, outsourcing everything to agencies and making it easy to turn marketing spend on and off when needed. The next minute, we’re bringing resource back in-house to save money and give stakeholders a more responsive […]


Do more with less in 2017: 6 tips for making the most of your creative agency relationships.

Published November 25, 2016

Brands can expect great benefits when working with marketing and creative agencies – but how can your business tap in to their rich pool of knowledge, experience, and creativity without blowing your budget? Here are our six top tips to help get the best out of your agency relationships: Know what success looks like Before […]


How are your partnerships performing?

Published November 3, 2016

Are your partnerships all give and no take, or do they start with great intentions on both sides but fizzle out when other priorities get in the way? Whether you’re responsible for corporate charity sponsors, sports sponsorships, business referral relationships, or day-to-day corporate partnerships, the ingredients to a successful partnership are often the same. It […]