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The Digital Revolution

When we eventually crawl out of the bunkers post-Covid-19, what world awaits us? Remember a time when nobody talked directly to each other? That era when everyone had their eyes lowered to their phones, when sending a text or email was more acceptable than actually talking face to face? Remember when parents would text their teenagers from the next room to call them for dinner, and couples would s...
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Help Your Business Adapt with a Digital Marketing Strategy

The speed at which the human race has had to adapt over the past number of weeks has shown how survival instinct can very quickly instigate change when necessary. That is not to say that the changes to our social norms have been easy to implement, or that it has been a smooth, frictionless transition; nonetheless, we have clearly understood the necessity to adapt in order to survive. Currently,...
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Working on Ireland’s First Junior Prospectus

NUI Galway Junior Prospectus
Proactive was delighted to recently work with long term client NUI Galway on the new NUI Galway Junior Prospectus for junior cycle and transition year students. It is the first prospectus of its kind in the country and will be of significant benefit to students, parents, Transition Year Coordinators and Guidance Counsellors.  With useful templates for the student and school TY Co-ordina...
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The Proactive Team at DeCare’s Wellness That Works Seminar

DeCare's Wellness That Works Seminar took place this week, and the Proactive Team went along to learn about Empowering Workplace Wellbeing.  The event brought business people from all industries together for an early start to enjoy breakfast in The Clayton Hotel Galway. After a warm welcome from Maureen Walsh, CEO DeCare Dental, the speakers took to the stage to share their insights on how ...
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Overflowing with Creativity at Proactive Following OFFSET 2019

The Proactive Team have returned to the office this week full of energy, after spending the weekend immersed in creative thinking and surrounded by the most innovative minds in design at OFFSET Dublin 2019. Nuts of Wisdom Here's a few tips we brought back with us to the office: 1. Sometimes it's better to set digital aside and just go back to pen and paper. In today's fast-paced digita...
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As the CAO change of mind deadline looms, Proactive have made the process a little easier.

The CAO change of mind deadline is this Sunday, and the Proactive team are delighted to have been involved in making the process of applying to third level education more user-friendly.  The Central Application Office (CAO) is the national body which processes applications for admission to Higher Education Institutions. It is where budding students apply for where they have chosen to go and wha...
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Galway City Council and Proactive – Why We Work

The Proactive team are delighted to be a part of Galway City Council’s new Graphic Design Panel. In recent years, Proactive have provided high quality professional graphic and document design services to the Council including City Development Plans, Strategic Reports, Heritage Magazines and Local Initiative Campaigns. Proactive is very familiar with the procedures and working practises of St...
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Proactive’s Event Season 2018

Event Season is in full swing! The Proactive event season kicked off early Saturday morning June 9th with Forest Marathon Portumna and then on to the Irish Cancer Society Colour Dash in NUI Galway on Sunday June 10th. Two beautiful venues and two very different events. The Irish Cancer Society Colour Dash The Irish Cancer Society Colour Dash events have continued, having taken place in Phoenix ...
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21 years in Business marked by 21 GMIT Prospectus Covers

[wp_flickity id="28"] There’s nothing like a bit of competition to get the creative juices flowing. In March each year our design team compete against each other to see who will be the creator of the next GMIT prospectus cover. For 21 years Proactive has designed the Prospectus and each year the aim is to produce something different but current. The Proactive graphic designers each come up wit...
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An Augmented Reality Prospectus? Now that’s so 2018.

Although Augmented Reality (AR) has been around for a while now (remember the craze of Pokémon Go?), it is still however an unexplored opportunity in printed communications. AR allows you to create immersive and engaging interactions with your customers by incorporating video content, 3d models that interact with the printed scene, photograph slideshows and web content –all of which enhance...
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