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Team fundraising update

This year we are raising money for Katherine House Hospice, our chosen charity for 2018, and we’ve been busy fundraising. July started with a team of four enthusiastic (but slightly tired) ‘CubanEighters’ embarking on a 10 mile walk around Banbury … at midnight! The event is run by Katherine House Hospice, and this is their […]

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Why AI should complement not replace humans

So, the writing is on the wall for us humans and robots will soon be replacing us. This is according to the numerous reports and studies which are all predicting an impending dystopian future. According to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers on automation in the workplace, as many as 30% of jobs in the UK, 38% […]

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Employee wellbeing and the shift in workplace culture

With recent reports in the press from recruiters highlighting low candidate availability and staff shortages in certain industries, workplaces are increasingly having to invest in alternative methods to recruit and retain their workforce. Research has shown that as businesses continue to embrace the digital age, traditional businesses must transform or else risk vanishing into an […]

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The millennial moment

The media (and its audience) love a demographic, and it’s really interesting to see how traditional media refers to millennials vs baby boomers. I am a millennial (just) and to be honest I am over reading about avocados and millennial pink (although, full disclosure, I do love both). There was a really interesting article in […]

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Meet Office Manager Cat Rees

The CubanEight office is managed by Cat, who ensures everything runs smoothly (and that coffee is ordered every week). Read more about her here: What is your role at CubanEight? Office Manger How long have you been with CubanEight? I joined CubanEight in September 2015 What is your favourite thing about PR? The variety of the work When […]

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Meet Associate Director Heather Power

As we continue #mayweintroduceourselves, meet Heather: What is your role at CubanEight? Associate Director How long have you been with CubanEight? Two years What is your favourite thing about PR? I can’t narrow it down to just one favourite thing. The combination of creativity and making a commercial difference to our clients’ businesses; the fantastic team spirit of […]

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Meet Senior Account Executive Shannon Tweed

As we continue with #mayweintroduceourselves this month, meet Shannon: What is your role at CubanEight? Senior Account Executive How long have you been with CubanEight? One year this May – it’s come around really quickly but you know what they say about having fun… What is your favourite thing about PR? Looking for the potential to change the […]

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The CubanEight Royal Bake Sale

Yesterday we hosted our second annual CubanEight charity bake sale. This year we are raising money for Katherine House Hospice which support for people facing life-limiting illnesses. Katherine House cares for up to 300 people at a time in its hospice, in hospital and in people’s homes, and also supports families and carers affected by […]

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