UK DIRECTOR MAGAZINES

As a friend of directors, partners and business owners, SAW Media is the publishing house for Suffolk Director, Norfolk Director and Essex Director magazines, which all have one very simple aim, to help you run your business better.

Here is some of the business news making the headlines in the region.

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The latest Suffolk issues

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Understanding the legalities around data protection  

By Tracey Dickens, Birkett Long LLP

The Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA) and UK General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) governs the UK data protection regime and brings the EU’s GDPR into our legal system.
Published in Suffolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Are professional photos worth the money?

By Warren Page, Pagepix

If you have a smartphone, then its camera means you can take a good quality photo. So, why should you spend out on hiring a professional photographer to do what you can do for free?
Published in Suffolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Is altruism good for business?

By Carole Burman, MAD-HR

Giving time without expectation of fee or favour, caring selflessly, and considering others – they’re all phrases we’ve been used to hearing with greater frequency throughout the pandemic.

Published in Suffolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Making a difference every day to end homelessness

By Jools Ramsey, Ipswich Housing Action Group

For over 40 years, ihAg has been supporting local people living with the experience of homelessness, to find and sustain a safe space to call home.
Published in Suffolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Rewriting the recruitment agency rule book

By Rebecca Thurlow, Compass Point Recruitment

You will read a lot in this issue of Suffolk Director about how local companies are doing great work in the local community, helping others and going the extra mile for their own staff.
Published in Suffolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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A year of random acts of kindness

By Jennie Skingsley, Birkett Long

Back in 2019, law firm Birkett Long had a plan in place to use its 200th anniversary as a reason for celebration. This brand awareness campaign would be centred on community and people and was mainly events-based.
Published in Suffolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Why you should play golf this year

By Stuart Robertson, Doctorgolf Academy, Ufford Park

You might be surprised by how many benefits there are to playing golf.

Published in Suffolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Protect your business from printer headaches

By Ross Cracknell, Evolve Business Solutions (EA)

We offer managed print solutions to local businesses and pride ourselves on being customer-focused, competitive, honest, and supportive to clients and suppliers.
Published in Suffolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

The latest Norfolk issues

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Data protection and knowing your legal requirements

By Kitty Rosser, Birketts LLP

Data protection is one of those ever-present subjects, constantly in the headlines and on the boardroom agenda.

Published in Norfolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Lead Interview: Lucy Parish

CEO, The Feed

Our lead interview in the ALTRUISM issue of Norfolk Director business magazine is Lucy Parish, CEO of The Feed

Published in Norfolk Director magazine Spring | Summer 2022

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A clear view of innovation

By Edward Stobart, ID Systems

When IDSystems (or Innovative Design Systems to give its full name) was founded in 2000, the first series of Grand Designs had just finished on the television, and the market for home renovations and stunning self-build properties was just beginning.
Published in Norfolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Growing in size is good for us all

By Alexis Van Costenobel, Cory Brothers Hub Agency

It’s an exciting time at Cory Brothers. As we celebrate our 180th anniversary, our merger with long-standing partner Vertom is complete, meaning we’re now much larger and better positioned to serve our customers, people and the local community.

Published in Norfolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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a hybrid workforce needs tech solutions

By Kevin Linsell, IJYI

It looks as though hybrid working is set to stay. However, this presents some problems for business owners who need to be able to manage their team, customers, tooling and assets both on-premises and remotely.
Published in Norfolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Is it worth paying for professional photos?

By Warren Page, Pagepix

If you have a smartphone, then its camera means you can take a good quality photo. So, why should you spend out on hiring a professional photographer to do what you can do for free?

Published in Norfolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Enabling young people to succeed

By Ashley Ruthven, New Anglia Careers Hub

The Dalai Lama said: “Altruism is the best source of happiness. There is no doubt about that.” Whilst I’m no Dalai Lama, I can tell you about the New Anglia Careers Hub, how happy it’s made our volunteers, and the benefits it’s had for Norfolk and Suffolk.
Published in Norfolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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Our food makes a difference

By Chris Elliott, The Feed

The Feed is a social enterprise with a mission to motivate change in people to prevent poverty, hunger, and homelessness in Norwich. Everything we do works towards our vision: ‘a community free from poverty’.
Published in Norfolk Director magazine, Spring | Summer 2022

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