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Welcome to Databroker News where we will be regularly posting articles, announcing new data lists, commenting on industry news, sharing data gossip, as well as the posting the odd satirical piece about the world of data and direct marketing.

John Keating
18th October 2013

Meet the Databroker team; John Keating

Gareth Perry

Written by: Gareth Perry

John Keating: Captain of the Good Ship Databroker Since he graduated from nappies, John’s head has been immersed in data. The wealth of knowledge which he has gained from working at data and marketing companies forms the foundations of Databroker. The word “expert” is over used. Indeed many people decide to become one overnight, however […]

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17th October 2013

Energy Prices are a disgrace; it’s time to Switch to Databroker

John Keating

Written by: John Keating

As predictable as politician with an expenses form, the weather has started to get colder and energy prices are on the rise. This year it was the turn of Scottish and Southern Energy to be first out of the traps with the annual “we are barely breaking even” plea and to increase prices by 8%. […]

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15th October 2013

Camping makes you into a better person

Genevra Biesty

Written by: Genevra Biesty

 During the balmy days of summer 2013, in what seems a long time ago now, we (I) decided that we were going to become campers. So a couple of trips to GoOutdoors and Decathlon, extensive website research and a monkey later we were ready; Tent – check Inflatable (deflating) mattress – check Head torch – […]

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14th October 2013

Royal Mail Privatisation and its impact on the future of Direct Mail

John Keating

Written by: John Keating

Tuesday this week sees the completion of the Royal Mail privatisation as shares will be listed on the Stock exchange and many share owners will cash in their £750 share holding and make a nice little profit. Short term this is a win for small investors and we at Databroker are all for entrepreneurship. However […]

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11th October 2013

Naked Data Series; Annual Marketing Data Contracts

Gareth Perry

Written by: Gareth Perry

 The question of data contracts comes up fairly regularly when we’re talking with existing and prospective clients, with many data companies offering near-unbelievable discounts for signing annual supply contracts. I was chatting with a client the other day about the pros and cons of such a deal, he had just come out of a contract […]

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10th October 2013

Meet The Databroker Team #1

John Keating

Written by: John Keating

THE JAGO Dale is one of our account managers and the resident geek in the office. In an already geeky office, this is quite a label. To earn this achievement Dale is a keen Trekkie, fervent follower of Marvel Comics and Films and enjoys video games. If you ever wanted to Dalebait, then just throw […]

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9th October 2013

Broken bones can be fixed, damage to commercial reputations are not quite so simple

John Keating

Written by: John Keating

Well it had to happen. This weekend my niece jumped off a climbing frame, landed on her hand and broke two bones in her arm. A quick trip to the kids hospital, an x-ray, a and a box of Lego later, she was back at home. Apparently, we humans share over 95% of our genetic information with chimps […]

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8th October 2013

It’s Selling Season; Back to School, Back to Work, Back to Business

Genevra Biesty

Written by: Genevra Biesty

The new school year is well underway and by now school children all over the land we be settled into their new classes. The new school year is basically the same as the old school year but with new school books, harder exams, and slightly larger uniforms. There maybe some flux as new pupils join […]

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