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.


Please Create Responsibly

Here at NJI, our creative teams are always looking for an opportunity to challenge themselves and develop new skills. With summer slowly coming to an end, we thought it would be fun to create content based around our team member’s favorite 2019 summer cocktails – so sit back, relax, and read about our refreshing and creative concoctions! Our video team embarked on this process by first gathering the supplies needed for each drink and coming up with a strategy to execute and emphasize these action shots. Their main goal was to provide our design team with enough high-quality photos to […]

September 23, 2019

Welcoming Zakk Waleko: A Game of Cones

What better way of welcoming our newest team member than a good ol’ fashion ice cream crawl? In honor of National Ice Cream Cone Day, we figured we would show our new Associate Art Director around Old Town’s famous ice cream scene (much to his dismay) to test if it lives up to its reputation. We chose three shops located right on our block, including Pop’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream Co., Kilwins and Dolci Gelati. Zakk’s mission was to rate variations of Chocolate ice cream based on four main factors: presentation, value, texture, and flavor, scored accordingly from 1-5 Panda […]

September 20, 2019

The Gang Goes Back

On a recent Casual Friday here at NJI Media, one of our employees spontaneously began a trend that led most of our team members to change their Slack icons to baby pictures. Who can resist a classic baby picture, am I right? Naturally, we decided to have some fun with these by attempting to recreate them. Here’s what we came up with. Please, enjoy. Cute, right?

September 5, 2019


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August 22, 2019