Life Lessons

London Calling

We now serve the Queen. We’re trading our java for Earl Grey. Fries are now chips, chips are now crisps, and…

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You Were Awesome, 2010, but We Can’t Wait to Meet 2011

Of course, with any growing family comes the need for new digs. In Chicago, we moved into a new loft space…

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So, You’re a Storyteller

One Christmas Day, early in my career, my grandmother asked what it was that I was doing with myself in that…

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I’m Anti-Social. Media.

I’m anti-social. There I said it. When it comes to Facebook and Twitter, I can be a bit of an introvert….

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A Truly Evolving Brand

The logo was created as a “Biogram”, which creates a new version of it self every day, reflecting how the University…

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The Way to a Scientist’s Heart

Our experience working in the life science industry has taught us some valuable lessons. One of which we hold very close…

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Status Quo Sucks. Most of the Time.

But what really has made the Corona brand successful is the consistency of the campaign message. The company and their agency,…

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Going Straight to the Customer

Bio-Rad wanted me to visit their customer UC Davis post doc Ryan Jensen (pictured above), who was beta testing the company’s…

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The clients are coming! The clients are coming!

A few key elements are required for a successful off-site meeting. Commitment to actively participate A clear goal and agreed-upon deliverable…

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We’re calling for a revolution.

I was walking down the aisle at a trade show last month. No exaggeration, in one aisle I saw three companies…

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