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At Magpie we immerse ourselves in a culture of ideas and innovative thinking. Our Ideas Café is a thriving place where our teams engage with target audiences, devise campaigns, test concepts and plan our next big ideas. Get in touch if you would like to take part in future creative workshops, research or focus groups.


Posted on April 7, 2017

Curveball Co-Creation

Taking place on Tuesday 25 April 2017, 17:00 – 18:30 Introducing our first ever Leeds Digital Festival event – Curveball Co-Creation! Join us for a free collaborative workshop where we’ll be discussing website ideas and digital solutions that help answer a creative brief. We’ll focus on the importance of involving your audience, finding out their wants and needs for the finished product. The session will start with an introduction to the target audience, students from our Ideas & Imagination team, who will provide audience insight throughout as we throw in a few curveballs along the way…! This workshop will provide you with the...
  • Curveball Cocreation Success!
    Posted on April 26, 2017

    Overview Yesterday we made our Leeds Digital Festival debut with our interactive workshop, Curveball Co-creation. The main aim of the event was to encourage co-creation with the audience during digital projects. Three of our student staff made up the audience panel that the attendees were challenged to collaborate with, inviting their feedback and criticism throughout […]

  • Magpie’s Red Nose Day Bake Off
    Posted on March 27, 2017

    On Friday 24 March, Magpie launched an afternoon cake delivery service in order to raise funds for Red Nose Day. The Magpie team donned their aprons and whipped up some tasty treats that were sold to clients and close contacts across Leeds. The studio were in charge of packing and fabulous baker boys Josh and Myles were […]

  • Reinvention Convention is a Big Success with Big Ideas
    Posted on March 24, 2017

    Reinvention Convention was a big success – an afternoon of young, innovative thinkers working on live idea generation briefs to give well-known brands a face-lift.   Every year at Magpie, we run an event that gathers inspirational thinkers together for a day of insight and idea generation. This year we hosted Reinvention Convention, an event that […]

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