Joint 25th birthday celebrations with Beehive Illustration & emc design [INTERVIEW]

This time last year we turned 25 years old and have had a year-long celebration of this milestone. Throughout the year we've published special interviews with long-standing members of staff John, Mike and Gavin. We've written a host of 25 themed posts like 25 years of education, 25 influential designers and 25 keyboard short-cuts. We've eaten a lot of [...]

How agile can we be? Top 5 tips for working together in a global publishing industry – Part 3 of 3

So here we are at the third and final post in our mini-series on being agile in the publishing world. If you’ve been following along with us so far, in part 1 of this mini-series, you’ll remember that we introduced the complex and rapidly-changing world of (specifically) ELT publishing, highlighting the need for agile workflows [...]

Meet our newest designer Hannah [Interview]

Hannah, our newest designer! We'd like to introduce you to our newest designer, Hannah, who joined us fresh out of Uni back in August. Hannah's joined us as a junior designer on our graduate scheme. How have you been finding emc so far? Really good thank you :). Already in such a short amount [...]

Global by Macmillan – a case study

For the last few years emc design has been working with the Macmillan ELT team on the acclaimed Global ELT series. To get an understanding of the enormity of the project and the many processes involved in creating such an extensive course we've created a case study on the design & production process. See it [...]

Join our design team

We are looking for more talented designers to join our team. If you have an eye for detail, are technically minded and fancy the challenge of working for the Publishing industry we want to hear from you! Specifically looking for junior and middleweight designers who have: - A degree or HND in Typography or Graphic [...]