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Benchmarking your Marketing & Admissions results

February 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Ever wondered how your Marketing and Admissions results compare to those in the independent schools sector? Well wonder no more – through our experience researching over 180,000 independent school parents and 500 independent schools we can tell you that prospective parents: View 10 websites Order 6 prospectuses (60% conversion from web visit) Visit 3 schools [...]

Preparing our students for careers

February 2nd, 2018|News|

On Wednesday I was honoured to present to 47 students at the University of East Anglia on ‘Working in Marketing and Digital Media’. Whilst some were undertaking marketing or PR courses, a number were just interested in what the sector had to offer. But, what astounded me the most, was the number of questions afterwards [...]

MTM welcome David Cardle

January 26th, 2018|News, Strategy|

At MTM we’ve had the pleasure of working with David on a number of projects recently and we can now announce that we have formally welcomed him to the team. David served in an executive capacity on the boards of numerous automotive companies in the UK and mainland Europe. He built his career in a [...]

How can schools weather the storm of unaffordability across the country?

January 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Let me be clear from the outset, I am not a rich man. I say that, not in case one of Her Majesty’s’ Revenue and Customs tax inspectors is reading this, but to make a serious point about the affordability of school fees. Contrary to the beliefs of some media commentators and politicians, the independent [...]

GDPR – less than 6 months to get compliant

January 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

One of the many myths around General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) is that schools and other organisations will be able to use standard templates for their privacy statements.  Sadly, this is not the case. At the moment, controllers (organisations that process our personal information, whether we be staff, students or suppliers) have to inform the [...]