Archive of: Articles

  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    17th Oct 2017

    Fifth Dimension Shortlisted for Prestigious Health & Safety Award

    We are delighted to be shortlisted for a sought-after award in recognition of our innovative approach to engaging people with health and safety.

    It was recently announced that we are a finalist in the Health & Safety category of the Original 106fm Pride of Aberdeen Awards.

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  • Jeff Burns

    by Jeff Burns

    28th Aug 2017

    Out of the Mouths of Babes

    Safety leadership from a 4 year old – TWICE IN 30 MINUTES!!!

    Read how my nephew put his pocket money where his mouth is and had the courage to intervene to help keep me and a complete stranger safe.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    24th Jul 2017

    Your Wedding – How To Make Sure It’s The Most Magical Day of Your Life

    With the average wedding now costing over £25,000, how can you make sure you include the magical ingredients that will make your wedding stand out from the rest?

    Read on to find out how to make sure you’re wedding is magical for you and your guests.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    10th Jul 2017

    Conjuring up Creativity in the Work Place

    We were delighted when we recently received recognition for our creative approach to business at the Trend Awards by being Highly Commended in the Creative Award.

    As a company we have used magic as a visual aid to engage, energise, educate and entertain audiences at business presentations, training workshops and as a promotional tool for companies since we set up in business in 1999.

    Read how we can help engender creativity in your company.

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  • Jeff Burns

    by Jeff Burns

    2nd Jun 2017

    Britain’s Got Talent but Fifth Dimension gave them 4 X’s

    We often get asked why we aren’t on Britain’s Got Talent and the answer is that we could have been but have actually turned them down – not once but 4 times. Find out why.

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  • Jeff Burns

    by Jeff Burns

    1st Mar 2017

    It’s good to talk

    In 1989 BT introduced ‘Beattie” to the UK public using the talented comedienne Maureen Lipman. The catch phrase for her matriarchal character was ‘It’s good to talk’.

    This approach remains a key tool that leaders can use to assess whether their safety culture is improving or not. Go out to where your people are working and ask them, talk with them. And if you genuinely care about what they think, they will tell you!

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  • Jeff Burns

    by Jeff Burns

    30th Nov 2016

    When safety becomes BORING!

    We have attended thousands of safety meetings where the body language of the people coming in clearly indicates they don’t want to be there and that they have more important things to be doing. But it doesn’t have to be like that.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    4th Aug 2016

    Going for Gold - Getting a Head Start in the Office Olympics

    Are you a medal-winning employee or an also-ran? Can you last the distance, or do you frequently fall at the first hurdle? The same qualities that make an athlete great can make you a top employee.

    See if you can spot your colleagues, and yourself, amongst these different disciplines:

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    6th Apr 2016

    Engaging People at Exhibitions

    For many companies, trade exhibitions are part and parcel of business life, and form an integral part of the organisation’s marketing strategy. Having a presence at these events can help in terms of industry exposure and is an excellent opportunity for companies to reach potential clientele with their key messages. However, with all your competitors vying for attention there too, the real challenge is to differentiate yourself.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    17th Mar 2016

    Top Tips for Exhibition Success

    No other medium brings you face to face contact with your market like an exhibition does.

    So once you’ve got your stand booked you now have an ideal opportunity to promote your products, services and company values. You can build and develop relationships with new and existing clients, educate visitors to your stand, demonstrate products and services and generate quality leads.

    Here are a few fast facts to help you maximise your company’s impact at an exhibition.

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