It's a little flashback Friday, but it's still new news: we've moved into a brand ew space! After months of site visits, contacting people, and designing- we're moved down little ways from our old space, and we're loving it. A huge shout out to our Operations Team for working hard to make the move as seamless as possible. In the new Studio, we now have a Think Tank (aka resource room) to read and take a breather from the computer screen. We also have a kitchen, outside area,
Do you need creative inspiration because you’re in a rut? It happens to all of us, but here are few tips that might fulfill your creative block: Nature Drive to a park or beach and walk the trail. Visit zoos, planetariums, nature centers. Read books and watch films about science and nature. There's nothing like seeing a little greenery and getting some fresh air. Music Music is one of our favorite ways to get creatively inspired. Make a playlist that captures specific charact
First thing our social media coordinators do in the morning, like many people do, is check their email! Sometimes our clients will email news to us over night they would like to be featured on their pages. If not, our social media associates continue with the scheduled content for that day. Each social media associate has multiple client's social media accounts they are responsible for writing content for, gathering and putting together images and day-to-day maintainence and
There is no set way for how someone starts his or her own creative process. People can find inspiration in the most random places, so it’s up to you to figure out what works. Make your way to a space that feels comfortable and let your creative mind take off from there. Remember, even the greatest minds didn’t come up with things on the first try, so start your brainstorming to get all of your ideas out. Once that process is done, get to work. It's better to get all the "bad"
Portfolios aren't just for college grads looking for work post graduation. We recently updated our website and portfolio to show our new work and our new look! It's important to brand your portfolio like you've branded yourself, so you show consistency. We have a our portfolio online as well as a hard copy to hand to potential clients to view at their leisure. Make sure to either give prospective employers a copy of your portfolio either through digital means like on a USB or
A lot of thought and strategy goes into an initial client meeting. To make sure your brand is an accurate representation of your company, many hours of behind the scene meetings and research are done. After our initial research phase, our brand associates get to work on a strategy that explains target audiences, how we are going to brand your company, a full marketing plan and social engagement strategy. Each strategy is different because we tailor all research and ideas to i
Let's face it, when we're generating content or creating design here at SBC, sometimes it's hard to inspire our creativity. Our minds wander, we get writer's block or we just can't seem to concentrate. No one ever said the creative process was easy! We can have hour long meetings and still not come up with an awesome idea. A few of our team members explain how they break through distraction and find their creative spark. Music
"Sometimes music is the only thing that can get