Tag Archives: marketing

The #tCnTop100 results are out – what now?

If you’re not on Twitter, a member of tCn or a reader of Construction News, then you’ll be forgiven for not knowing that a list of the top 100 Tweeters in the UK built environment was published in the print edition … Continue reading

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#tCnTop100 – The Results…

After much anticipation (and more than a few queries from people who were nominated or nominated others) we are delighted to confirm that the #tCnTop100 results will be announced on Thursday 14 April in partnership with a leading UK construction … Continue reading

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Just how social is your construction company?

Another great blog post from the Pauley Creative team this week asks construction-related organisations to reflect on why various departments might want or need social media. At tCn we are focusing more and more on two main aims: To offer individuals a … Continue reading

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Inviting the industry to join tCn

We are pleased to say that invitation codes are now being issued to various construction industry organisations so that they can, in turn, email them to members, employees and students. With a watchful eye on quality and efficiency, invitation codes … Continue reading

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A constructive view of social media from Mace

One of tCn‘s earliest supporters, Mace Business School, produces a house magazine, School Report, and we were asked to talk about social media for the latest issue, which has just been published (see the PDF here). We asked consultant Paul … Continue reading

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tCn to sponsor What House? Awards 2010

tCn – the Construction network – is the latest sponsor to sign up for the What House? Awards, joining the likes of Google, Roca, Electrolux, Scottish Power, Johnson Tiles and Nolte Kitchens. It is the 29th year of the Awards … Continue reading

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“Networking has never been more important”

I wrote yesterday about our 1,000th sign-up to tCn – The Construction Network, and thought it might be interesting to find out a bit more about the individual who brought us to that landmark. Our 1000th registration actually comes from … Continue reading

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An industry turning point?

Thursday 6 May 2010 could well prove a key date in the history of the UK architecture, engineering and construction, AEC, industry. It is, of course, the day the country goes to the polls to elect a new government and, … Continue reading

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Not ‘social’, we mean ‘business’

In his latest blog post, Overcoming fear of the social media unknown, Paul Wilkinson quotes research about organisations’ use of social media for marketing purposes which found that: 68% of respondents organisations are using social media in their marketing mainly through … Continue reading

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Trying out some tCn badges

As we begin to build up awareness of tCn, we realised that some construction industry organisations and individuals might be able to help us by including the tCn logo on their websites and blogs. We have therefore been tinkering around … Continue reading

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