Monthly Archives: June 2016

BUSINESS COMMUNICATION WRITING – SOUTHAMPTON

20 Jul 2016 10:00 – 13:00 Basepoint – SOUTHAMPTON The quality of your communications is reflecting back on the quality of your business. This workshop will help you to understand the importance of sending out high-quality communications and thereby increase your … Continue reading

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I found a great image on line, if I attribute it to the owner can I use it in a blog post?

It depends on what the copyright owner allows you to do. You will certainly need to do some research to find out and it is not advisable to use the image before doing the research. The owner may issue a … Continue reading

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I send out marketing emails to a number of people, usually I use the BCC facility, but this month I was in a rush and forgot, help?

This is a breach of the Data Protection Act and there should be processes in place to ensure this does not happen. We all make mistakes but it is a good way of annoying people and may mean that your … Continue reading

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My team send out marketing emails, however I have been told that they are in breach of Data Protection rules, how can I find out what the rules are?

The Information Commissioners Office or ICO is the UK’s independent body set up to uphold information rights. They have some excellent compliance guidance on their website, however Crimson Crab would be only too pleased to explain the law if required. 

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