arrow_btn_left arrow_btn_right branding facebook flask interactive leadgen linkedin main_gear menu rocket_edit spoke_logo_lgspoke_logo_sm sprockets team twitter user vision

Spoke Friday

7 December

The cobbler HAS shoes.

Posted by in Marketing, Spoke News on December 7, 2016
The cobbler HAS shoes.

You know that saying about the ‘cobbler’s kids with no shoes’ (implying he’s too busy with work to take care of himself). Have you ever noticed that it’s the ‘cobbler’s kids’ and not the cobbler himself? I bet the cobbler didn’t just have shoes, he had really nice ones (for the record, my great-grandfather was […]

28 November

Networking is not working…it’s partying.

Posted by in Marketing on November 28, 2016
Networking is not working…it’s partying.

Spoke Friday, The Best End to Any Week. How our intimate get-togethers turned into a networking party. When Spoke started, we used a lot of freelance designers, illustrators, and developers. We thought it was a shame that these talented people never got to know each other to the degree that typical co-workers did. We knew […]

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 […]