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Quality Collaboration

Quality Collaboration

Katelyn Bartels and Megan Spencer are new to the Creative Ink team this semester. Katelyn was given the role of the Account Executive and Megan the Creative Executive. Over the last few months, they have learned what it means to…

7 Tips for Working with a Partner in Design

7 Tips for Working with a Partner in Design

  Creating the perfect team takes dedication, organization, communication, and mutual understanding. Everyone makes mistakes, but you must learn from both your own mistakes and others so that you can become a better partner. To create a long-lasting partnership here…

The Gif of Marketing

The Gif of Marketing

Think about when you scroll through a website or on Facebook. What grabs your eye? Most likely, that answer is things that move. Whether it’s a gif or a video, you will at least give it a second more of…

The Power of Sensitivity

The Power of Sensitivity

The world we live in characterizes sensitivity as a flaw or an undesirable trait. We are usually told to “grow tougher skin”, “man up”, or some other phrase that tells us it is better for us not to be present in…

The Important of Company Culture

The Important of Company Culture

The topic of company culture is becoming more relevant in today’s workplace. Before the start of this semester, Brittany and I established a set of goals to guide us during our time as Creative Ink Directors. We quickly agreed that…

Courage in the Workplace

Courage in the Workplace

Courage. We all want to have courage, but do we really have it. Is it something we practice daily? Courageous leaders are in high demand but in short supply these days. According to a 2011/2012 Kenexa report, workplace stress is…

Landing Your Dream Internship

If you’re anything like me, you have been contemplating an internship since the second you set foot on Stephens campus. An internship is a valuable tool that allows you to make connections and gain real life experience that you may…

How to Email Like a Pro

How to Email Like a Pro

So much of the work we do today happens over email. With that in mind, it is important to perfect your email etiquette for professional success. When done right, email can be your best friend and make your life so…

Advice from Brittany Hodak

Advice from Brittany Hodak

Over the past weekend our firm director, Kimberly Doman, and senior account executive, Brianna Jackson, represented Creative Ink at the Columbia, Missouri Startup Weekend for 2015. While they spent most of their time creating the company IHappee, they also had…

Reviewing Super Bowl Ads

Reviewing Super Bowl Ads

Creative Executive Hannah Bilau and Account Executive Brianna Jackson gathered on Super Bowl Sunday to enjoy each other’s company and watch the commercials featured on advertising’s biggest day of the year.   As they watched, they also discussed how they felt…