history of typography

A Brief History of Typography

Other than designers, very few people actually think about typography. There…


Should I hold a meeting?

Do You Really Need to Hold That Meeting?

With the right decision-making process, you can radically reduce the number of…


How to Avoid the Taco Strategy

Avoiding the Taco Strategy

Strategy is more about the discipline of saying “no.”  True or False? Before…


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The Rules for Using Text

We've said it before, and we'll say it again: There are rules to choosing fonts…


communication really matters

When Communication Really Matters

Communication between individuals is a two-way street, but communication…


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Top Trends for 2015

There are many ways to create great design, but keeping up with the current…


pick up the phone

Pick Up The Phone

Today, when calling a business, it is far more common to reach a recorded…


why we share social media

Why We Share on Social Media

Social Media is huge! Those who have been sucked into the ‘social media time…


the fear of public speaking

Conquer Your Fear Of Public Speaking

It’s common knowledge.  One of the number one fears is public speaking. Let’s…


good design

Getting Out of That Design Rut

After coming back from the holidays, or from a vacation or even sometimes the…


The Joys of Christmas Advertising!

Christmas is just around the corner… seriously it’s 48 hours away!!! As we all…


Full attention

Can I Have Your Attention?

Technology has changed the way that we live our lives.  We are now ‘connected’…


difficult conversations

Dealing with Difficult Conversations

We interact with a large number of people every day and in many ways;  verbal,…


Motivation and Achieving Our Goals

Whether it be at work or in our personal lives, we all set goals for ourselves…


expert advice

Expert Advice

Great customer service starts with knowledge! Regardless of the position you…


the power of social media

The Power of Social Media

Is social media absolutely necessary for every business? The short answer, no……