Take note of these back to back national days: Mental Health Day & Depression Screening Day

Katie Kennedy Blogging, Branding, Business, Creative, culture, Facebook, Health, Healthy business, Internet, Michigan, PSA, Remember, Web

Every single day seems to be a national day for something, except these two are important. You may not be aware of it, but yesterday, October 10th was National Mental Health Day. It was posted about all over social media, creating awareness for mental health, and resources too. Just about every influencer and many people on social media had something to …

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Let’s talk about your health and how it affects your business

Katie Kennedy Creative, culture, Health, Healthy business, Image, Internet, Lansing, Love, Michigan, Michigan Creative, Michigan State University, Motivation, PSA, Remember, Web

Health: mental, physical, emotional. It’s something you’re probably tired of reading and talking about, but hear us out on this one. It’s something that controls your life, even when you don’t think it might be. Your health is crucial to be thinking about, day in and day out. It has a huge affect on your business, whether or not you’re …

Why the Word ‘Guru’ Doesn’t Belong in Marketing

Melissa Meschke Business, Facebook, Internet, Marketing, Social Media, Technology, Uncategorized

“The need to call ones self a Guru is a misguided attempt at creating a degree of self importance and an effort to get people to see that social media is an important part of any marketing strategy now.” ~Anise Smith Raise your hand if you’ve heard the terms social media guru, internet marketing guru,  or digital marketing guru. For a …

Finally Finding What is Right For Me

Michigan Creative Blogging, Business, Facebook, Internet, Internship, LinkedIn, Marketing, Michigan, Michigan Creative, Video, Web Design

I recently started my summer by working as a Graphic Design Intern at Michigan Creative. I remember starting at Olivet College and had no idea what I actually wanted to do for the rest of my life. That really seems like the hardest thing to figure out while growing up. I changed my major a couple times and ended up …

Internet Trolls: Do they hurt your business?

Melissa Meschke Business, Facebook, Internet, Marketing, Social Media

Internet trolls. You know, the ones that write senseless comments making unsupported agreements on every single story on the internet. The trolls that wreck your best post on Facebook. The trolls that write horrid reviews on Yelp. The trolls that find every way they can to make your business look bad. Do people listen to them? Should you, as a business …