Here are our notes once we were home from CAMP 2017. CAMP is a creative technology, art and design conference at the Theatre Junction Grand in Calgary every year in September.
Challenges come up all the time. We each have things that get ‘all up in our grill’ and force us tackle them one way or another. Either out of sanity sake, or a better choice is out of a need to be better we face these challenges head on. Think of them as ways to better ourselves, our business and our way of doing things.
Your website is the face of your company so why would you show anything less than fabulous imagery to the world to represent what your face, therefore your company, looks like? Do you want people to think of you as blurry, dingy and slapped together or to think of you as polished, clean and one of a kind.
Summer is pretty much here, all of our routines change and our direction on everything takes on a different pace. However, change of pace is good. It allows us to breathe some new life into our work that through the colder months can feel lifeless and like it needs a little burst of sunshine. Not in the summer when the sun is blazing. As I write this I am sitting on our patio with my feet up… Continue Reading
We all know when a great opportunity comes your way and you know when you must take it to bring yourself to the next level. That is how we felt with the most recent website we completed for the Canadian Business Chicks. They are a community of professional and entrepreneurial women with a passion for business and profit who embrace life, building on authentic connections.
As they use to say “we would like to disrupt your regular broadcast to bring you this special message…. beep beep beep.” Are you a disruptor or are you being disrupted in your business? It’s likely only one or the other, there is no 3rd direction
As everyone knows with side projects that they are these amazing little bundles of excitement. They are full of potential, depth and enjoyment. Some people are really great at side projects, they have no problem making time and finding the energy to bring these projects to life. They know that they aren’t ‘work’, they are soul food that feeds your creativity. Other people find side projects something that they have a lot of ideas about but never seem… Continue Reading
Our 2016 recipient of our Trailblazer program was Sour Dog Theatre and we are proud to say that their new website has been launched is ready for the world to see. If you don’t know about Sour Dog it is the brain child of Ali Froggatt, she is the artistic director and founder. Their philosophy is “Take risks and fail forward. Create art that matters, art that makes people laugh, and art that starts a conversation.”
An e-newsletter can be an asset in your marketing toolbox. It’s an extension of your brand’s personality, a vehicle to share information and ask for feedback, and a way to develop your email list, which you can use to market to potential customers on other platforms like Facebook.
After listening to Christine Hart speak at Canadian Business Chicks and the panel discussion afterwards it became super clear that gender intelligence is really important to the success of any business (and of course any relationship); it also became clear that this ‘new-age’ concept should be built into your marketing tone and manner as well.