Design does matter: BookMachine event round-up

Last night emc design and BookMachine co-hosted the first BookMachine design themed evening 'Why Design Matters: Collaborating with your design team', at The Square Pig & Pen in Holborn. Sophie from emc design along with Sam and Laura from BookMachine had been plotting the event for a number of months, as part of [...]

BETT 2015 Highlights

On Thursday 22nd January a couple of us from emc (Sophie and Ava) visited Bett 2015! The Bett show is a four day event held at the ExCel London and is the world's leading learning technology event. The event inspirational for anyone involved in education and gives them the chance to engage with a world of learning excellence [...]

IETUGL Part 5: Is English the ultimate global language?

In a five-part blog series I have been proposing to answer the question: Is English the ultimate global language? This is the fifth and final post of this blog series. Read posts 1, 2, 3 and 4 to catch up. In part 4 I considered how the English language has evolved to become a prime [...]

An exciting new job at emc design could be waiting for you…

Are you tired of working in your current job? Waking up uninspired and dissatisfied with what you're doing? I think that means you are ready to start 2014 with a new and exciting challenge... Want to work for one of the leading design agencies dedicated to publishing? Well we are looking for new people to [...]

emc joins Adobe's Creative Cloud

We have just purchased 19 licenses to Adobe Creative Cloud for all of our staff here at emc design. There has been some controversy over this move by Adobe to change their sales model from a physical product with specific licenses per application to a complete cloud-based subscription model. But we think there are some [...]

Digibook Portal design for Macmillan English

One of the latest projects we have designed is the digibook portal for Macmillan English's latest ELT course Breakthrough Plus. To get a sneaky peak at the portal design have a look at the YouTube video below.