Let’s put a stop to bullying

Within the past year, approximately 1.5 million young people in the United Kingdom experienced bullying, with half of…


Strongbow Woos MCR

Last month, Strongbow partnered with Manchester Bakery Apple, selling thousands of dark fruit cakes in a pop up,…


BBC Radio 4: The Virtue of Commitment

For those who tuned into BBC Radio 4’s ‘Thought Cages’ series on Wednesday, you will have heard our MD Sue Benson…


Make the Call

As an improbably sculpted man boldly leaps with a steely look of determination off a huge mountain into the…


What women want

What women want - failing to engage women is costing brands £774BAccording to the latest research report from Kantar…


The Effect Of Michelle Obama’s Face On Dietary Choices

The Effect Of Michelle Obama’s Face On Dietary ChoicesObesity is an increasingly prevalent problem in American society,…


2018 Christmas TV Adverts – A behavioural perspective

Christmas TV Adverts – behaviour in actionIt’s the time of year where brands launch their Christmas TV campaigns one by…


Behavioural Strategist appointed

We’re excited to announce that we have appointed our first Behavioural Strategist! Greg Copeland has joined…


EffWeek 2018 – ‘Marketing Effectiveness in the Digital Era’

Each year the Institute of Practitioners in Advertising (IPA) holds a week-long event dedicated to driving improvements…


A year of living with the Housing Units rebrand

Like a proud parent, we’re celebrating the first year of our Housing Units rebrand. In October 2017 we sent the new…


Should you use AR or VR to market your brand?

Marketers toying with the prospect of engaging customers through virtual or augmented reality may struggle to justify…


Women pet owners more likely to be brand loyal

While consumers are most likely to use their hearts over their heads when buying for their beloved pets, our new survey…


Our pledge for gender equality

The Behaviours Agency’s gender equality pledge is our commitment to promoting gender equality in advertising. It…


Silentnight declares war on plastic

This week we unveil our new advertising campaign to raise awareness of Silentnight’s commitment to sustainability and…


Gender equality in advertising report: Influencing consumer behaviour for the better

During my two decades working in advertising, the role and portrayal of gender has never been more in the…


Branding: what’s in a name change?

Naming can make or break a brand. Along with the investment risk, a temporary name change has the potential to alienate…


Bumper ads: How to tell a story in 6 seconds

Since 2016, YouTube has been offering advertisers six-second ‘bumper ads’ to help beat short attention spans, and 2018…


Behavioural science: A question of ethics

Behavioural economics is helping brands to innovate as well as improve products, services and the customer experience,…


School of Thought

On Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th June, I headed over to McCann’s head office in Prestbury for the School of Thought…


Silentnight campaign with Sky AdSmart

We’re proud to unveil Silentnight’s first TV campaign with Sky’s pioneering Adsmart technology.Using Sky AdSmart, we’re…


Social proof: The Behavioural Bias Series

We feel validated by doing what others are doing. What is social proof? ‘Social proof’ was first used by Robert…


Gardening Retail Safari

What’s blossoming in store in the world of gardening

At The Behaviours Agency, we’re experts in shaping shopper behaviour. We use our expertise to look into how…


Proud to Achieve IPA CPD Standard

We are proud to have achieved the Institute of Practitioners in Advertising’s (IPA) Continuous Professional…


Julie Jones Theresa Baker

Two New Additions to the Leadership Team

We’re delighted to welcome Julie Jones and Theresa Baker to our team.   Julie has spent the last five years…


Behavioural Economics

How To Use Behavioural Science To Build Brand Trust

Like most marketers we have been reading about the decline in brand trust with growing concern.  Here we…


One Big Rebrand For Bradstone

Bradstone rebrand Just as the weather improves and people are out in the garden once more, we’re delighted…


High Street Collapse Challenges Retailers To Thrive Not Just Survive

High street collapse challenges retailers to thrive not just survive Toys R Us and Maplin are next in line…


Inspirational Styling with the Housing Units Spring Sale

Dawn Ward stars in Housing Units marketing campaign Over the last few months we’ve had the pleasure of…


WHAT THE HECK IS A HACKATHON?

What the heck is a hackathon? As Creative Director of The Behaviours Agency, that’s the first question I asked myself…


Do voice assistants present the biggest opportunity for retailers?

Retail trends Do voice assistants present the biggest opportunity for retailers? Voice assisted technology…