CubanEight Culture

Interesting to see this round-up of best global exhibitions for 2016 from WGSN to whet our cultural appetites (http://www.wgsn.com/blogs/global-exhibitions-march-2016/).  In Oxford at the moment is the Andy Warhol exhibition at The Ashmolean (http://www.ashmolean.org/exhibitions/andywarhol/).  The team are are planning a trip to the Warhol Lates session.

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Mobile World Congress 2016: three key takeaways

This year a record number of over 100,000 people – a combination of mobile industry & tech enthusiasts and global media –  descended on Barcelona to find out what to expect from the mobile industry and its ecosystem in the near future. Here are three themes that we have taken from this year’s Mobile World […]

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CubanEight attends What Kids Are Reading Awards!

We were in London on Thursday evening for the What Kids Are Reading Awards 2016, at St. Paul’s Roof Pavilion at Royal Festival Hall. Our client Renaissance Learning held a lovely reception overlooking the Thames to launch its latest What Kids Are Reading report – looking into the books that school children are reading and […]

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Small business masterclass at Google HQ

Last week we took the opportunity to attend a “Small business masterclass: How to get your brand in the media” workshop, held at Google’s London HQ. Organised by Rebecca Burn-Callander, enterprise editor at the Daily Telegraph, the aim of the event was to give PR’s, business owners and startups the chance to work closely with […]

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A new home for CubanEight

CubanEight has a new home: 8 Bignell Park Barns.  Just a week ago we left our office at the Cherwell Innovation Centre – where we had been based for the first six years of CubanEight’s life – and moved five minutes away. We now have some great office space in a converted barn and we […]

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New Year, New us!

With January upon us, it’s that time of year when we think about New Year’s resolutions. This year 13 of us have decided to tackle an epic 10k obstacle, the Rough Runner. Yes that’s right, we couldn’t just take on a run, we wanted obstacles and 15 of them including swept off your feet, fearless […]

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CubanEight pass the PRCA hallmark of PR excellence!

We’ve had some great news in the CubanEight office this week – we’ve passed the Public Relations Communications Association (PRCA) Communications Management Standard (CMS) – the hallmark of PR excellence. The PRCA is the professional body that represents UK PR consultancies, in-house communications teams, freelancers, and individuals. The association exists to raise standards in PR […]

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CubanEight celebrates Christmas in style!

Last week we headed to the magnificent and luxurious Soho Farmhouse in Great Tew for our CubanEight Christmas celebrations. The team arrived and immediately headed out on our hire bikes (it was every bit as fun as it looks) to take on a photo challenge. This was followed by a venture onto the ice rink, […]

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Viva the Raveolution!

Reading the national newspapers daily we often see customer service hitting the headlines for all the wrong reasons – poor service, lack of communication, ignoring customer feedback. However in the 24/7 social media driven world that we live in, businesses are realising how important great customer engagement is to the success of their businesses. This […]

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