Insights & Ideas

Welcome to the NJI Media blog, where we’ll reveal the magic behind everything from development to design to strategy to a duck parade outside of our office’s windows. You read that right.

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Rebranding the First Five Years Fund

The First Five Years Fund (FFYF) holds a pivotal role in advocating for the importance of care and education for children under the age of five. Their work aligns best practices with smart policies, that recognize and advance the needs of young children and families. Energized by the significance of this mission – and inspired by tons of cute kid pictures – the NJI Media team completed a comprehensive rebrand of the organization, including a rebuild of their digital home base – FFYF.org. Process and Approach Through a broad Discovery process, we identified the First Five Years Fund’s primary audience […]

October 5, 2018
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TOP 10: DESIGNS THAT INSPIRED US THIS WEEK

  Gleb Kuznetsov✈ – Prism light motion     Lukas Furlan – Southwest I     David Sossella – Vehicles     Muxu Muxu – Slite – Logo Construction 🛠     Brian Edward Miller – Devils Backbone Schwartz Bier Black Lager     Alexis Leto – Do it like indy     Kulik Oleg – Aunited – United states history     Anano Miminoshvili – Summer Reading     Mads Berg – Racquet Magazine Cover     innn – An Autumn Outing     InVision – Hot off the press: Enterprise Design Sprints

October 1, 2018
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TOP 10: DESIGNS THAT INSPIRED US THIS WEEK

Stink Studio – STRAVA 2018 RACE REPORT     Jhonny Núñez – DR. MANEL URIBE ÁNGEL     Animade – Dancing Panda     Eugene Paryhin – House of knives transition     digitalpal – 🇯🇵     UI8 – Shop     Naolito – Summer + pizza = perfection 🍕     Voronoi Logo Design Co. – docdoc     Maria Roelofs – YARN Wordmark     Mik Kalinin – 招き猫 | Maneki-Neko Collection

August 23, 2018
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The Panda Process

Over the past few months I had the opportunity to illustrate a lot of pandas for an internal marketing campaign. It was a great way to practice my digital drawing skills and exhibit what we do here at NJI Media: Strategy, Development, Design, & Video. Keep reading to learn a little bit about the process that went in to creating the illustrations.   Concepts We wanted to represent each department at NJI in a graphic or an illustration suitable for social media. Sitting down and making some quick lists helped refresh my memory of each of the department’s responsibilities. We […]

August 16, 2018