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How training builds foundations and offers the best start for your team

Third Light's media library solution is powerful and sophisticated, and allows users to store and manage a huge number of digital assets in one central location, transforming the way they manage, store, deliver and share media. Like most multi-functional, configurable business systems, training is the key to ensuring that each system is set up to reflect the needs of the business and the users as effectively as possible, right from the start. We talked to Martin Cox, Third Light's Senior Training Manager, to get the answers to some frequently asked questions about training. Read more

The University of Stirling invest in Third Light to manage valuable bank of digital media

Founded by Royal Charter in 1967, they pride themselves on their pioneering spirit and passion for innovation and excellence in all they do. So it's no surprise that they've invested in new technology to house and manage their bank of digital media. Anna Sigurdsson from the University’s marketing department explains how it works, and how it promises to streamline workflows and media management processes. Read more

Canterbury Christ Church University find ‘super user-friendly’ answer to media management

Canterbury Christ Church University started out as a teacher training college in the 1960s in response to a national shortage of teachers. Today, with its 17,000 students and 1,800 staff, it continues to shape its courses and research around critical social issues both nationally and globally. With so many students and staff, and so much going on, it's not difficult to understand why the University needed an effective solution to media management. Grant Tilford, Design and Production Team Administrator, explains why Third Light is the answer. Read more

Digital media library fuels productivity for international packaging design company

Pactivate Ltd is a packaging design company based in the West Midlands. Their aim is to help brand owners and agencies turn a great idea into something tangible by providing constructional design, graphics and technical support along with production ready prototypes. Their customers range from small independent brand owners, mid-sized manufacturing companies to large international businesses. We caught up with Robin Taylor, Pactivate's Director and Packaging Designer, to find out how investing in Third Light's digital media library has helped the business increase productivity and improve customer retention. Read more