Monthly Archives: January 2012

business interiors – how to use orange in the workplace

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Following this month’s theme of Pantone’s colour of the year, I thought I’d look at how orange can be used in the business environment. So whether it’s your branding colour or not, there are still ways to incorporate orange into the workplace or your home office.

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business branding colour … meaning of orange

Colour of the year 2012 - orange business branding.What do you feel when you see a business using the colour orange. In the UK it has certainly has been given a bit of a bad rap.

Here are three very different brands all using orange from the cheap and cheerful EasyJet, the hip mobile phone company Orange and the luxury goods brand Hermès.

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colour events london … world of colour

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If you have ever wanted to learn more about colour, then this is an event not to be missed. You will hear from four world leading speakers, experts in their field of colour. And it’s for free!

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personal branding colours…. what are you saying when you wear orange

When you think about all the colours you wear or see others wear in the work environment, orange is probably the colour you are least likely to see. Why is that?

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and the pantone colour for 2012 is… tangerine tango

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I always get excited at the end of the year as I know the major forecasting companies are about to announce their colours for the coming year. For 2012 I’m looking at Pantone and I’m not at all surprised by their predication.

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prime location 2011 blog awards – and the winners are…

Prime Location Blog Awards 2011

Yes, it’s that time again. The PrimeLocation Blog award winners have been announced! Along side the regular Best Blog, Best Blog Post and Best Newcomer awards, Prime Location added new awards for Best Interiors Blog, Best Eco Home Blog, Best Estate Agent Blog and Best Garden Blog.

These awards are all voted by the Prime Location team. The User’s Favourite Blog award is voted by the public. And the well deserving winners are…

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colour psychology … the meaning of orange

Colour Psychology - the meaning of orange.

Orange is one of those love it or loath it colours. For me it always makes me smile.

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most popular blog posts for 2011

10 Most Popular Blog Post for 2011Reflecting back on my first full year of writing blogs, I thought I’d check my Google Analytics to see which were the most read blog posts by my readers for 2011.

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