Business

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Nov 15, 2018 @ 11AM MT

Dealing with Business…

Success isn't a straight line. So how do you weather the up and downs ... especially the downs? We share some of the challenges we're currently facing in our business (and with this podcast!), along with the changes we're trying and the lessons we've learned to avoid making the…

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Sep 27, 2018 @ 11AM MT

Biz Growth & Hiring

Hiring your first employee? Friendly Design's Ross Nover joins the show to explain how he grew his agency to eight full-time staff. We discuss the financial and cultural implications, debate hiring vs contracting, and share resources on the business benefits of hiring!

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Aug 02, 2018 @ 11AM MT

Standard Agreements for…

Lawyers Josh Barrett and Gabe Levine join the show to discuss what client services agreements like MSAs and SOWs should include, especially if you create digital products. They explain the importance of working with agreements that are custom to your services, as well as with…

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May 24, 2018 @ 11AM MT

Biz Dev Strategies 101

The success of your agency relies on business development. But where to start? Foster Made's Director of Strategy and Business Development Alex Mejias gives us the 411 on Biz Dev 101. From growth to sales, lead generation and qualification, we share Foster Made and Bright Umbrella's…

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Mar 15, 2018 @ 11AM MT

Project Management for…

Digital PM Trainer Rachel Gertz returns to the show to dispel myths about project management and explain how essential it is to success — not only of the project, but the client relationship. She defines PM for today's digital projects, which isn't just about organizational…

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Feb 15, 2018 @ 11AM MT

Creativity Thru Connection

Founder & CEO of The Unique Empire Sonja Rasula kicks off our 2018 season by urging our listeners to disconnect from technology more regularly. We define creativity beyond art, its importance in everyday work, as well as tech's duality in improving and harming work and connectivity.…

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Nov 09, 2017 @ 11AM MT

Design Thinking to Smash…

Vanessa Dewey, Lead of Development and Creative Experiences at Mattel, joins the show to discuss how design thinking and methodology may be the way to tackle workplace inequality. From navigating the corporate ladder to communicating the ROI of diversity and inclusion, tune in…

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Oct 26, 2017 @ 11AM MT

Demystifying Web Maintenance…

We resume our Demystifying the Web series with an episode focused on talking to clients about web maintenance and the life of their website (and CMS). We share examples of how to present maintenance as something that is critical for a client's business, but also something that…

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