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Strategy

Social Media Trends for 2019

In 2019, make it part of your strategy to stay up to date on trends, capabilities and best practices – it is not as hard as you think.

January 17, 2019
Strategy

IT’S NOT JUST WHAT YOU DO, IT’S WHEN YOU DO IT

It’s not easy to keep an audience captive for an hour, let alone two days. And while the Digital Summit team had their work cut out for them in D.C. – a city of fast-moving and busy professionals, their unique perspectives and thoughtful programming proved to be both influential and enlightening. The 2018 D.C. Digital Summit took place August 27-28 What’s more, their message was clear throughout, it’s no longer enough just to do something, how and WHEN you do it is just as important. Why Timing Is Everything (*Not Dating Advice) Did you schedule a meeting today? Was it […]

September 27, 2018
Strategy

Keeping our Edge: Media Consumption for Strategists

Working in the fields of digital and creative services requires us to do our homework – that is, to stay up to date on current trends and events. We accomplish this by checking our favorite websites throughout the day, reading e-newsletters religiously, tearing through books, listening to podcasts, and being sure not to miss a single event from our list. Here’s an inside look at some of the media the NJI Media Strategy & Client Services Team follows to stay sharp at work and sound smart at cocktail parties: Andrew Fimka  My media consumption is driven by three equally proportionate […]

June 14, 2018
Strategy

THE PITCH, THE POST, & THE POP-UP

What is the importance of visual impact and story-telling in a (mostly) millennial driven market?  The need for human connection, in a world inundated with digital, is still very much needed. This was an underlying theme from BYT’s panel discussions at the “MAKE in DC: A Pop-Up-Palooza” event earlier this month. Between all of the clutter and noise online, the definitive knife that cuts through the core is the ability to evoke a lasting emotion — this is what is remembered. The Pitch In a panel discussion with Brian Leventhal of District Winery, Otessa Ghadar of DC Web Fest, Cameron […]

June 1, 2018