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17 May

Funk? No!

Posted by in Musings on May 17, 2018
Funk? No!

Keeping burnout at bay. After 35 years in the industry (did I just write that?), I’ve been fortunate to have seen some fascinating changes; new technology, new ways to slice and dice messaging, and new techniques. While I don’t miss designing ads for the Yellow Pages, with new media comes new challenges. Sure, the evolution […]

23 March

Why Austin Is Becoming One Of The Best Cities for Creatives

Posted by in Musings on March 23, 2017
Why Austin Is Becoming One Of The Best Cities for Creatives

If you’ve opened a national newspaper, INC, Fortune, Fast Company, Wired or read any news story about fastest growing cities in the last few years, each recognizes Austin as a great place to live. But why? The cost of living is rising, traffic is a nightmare, and the city is in constant change. Of course, […]

23 November

“Bees Knees” to Bring You to Your Knees

Posted by in Musings on November 23, 2016
“Bees Knees” to Bring You to Your Knees

Spoke Friday has been a tradition going back since we opened in 2008.  The partners were meeting so many people that we worried about following up with everyone.  So we decided, why not host a happy hour and bring everyone to us.  We held happy hours every 2 weeks in 2008.  But then we realized […]