We have a lot to say. Admittedly, some of it probably shouldn’t be said in public, so we’ll keep it to the stuff that matters. Don’t expect us to only spew words or facts. We’ll tell you what we think, and more importantly, why it matters to you.

Jan 07, 2022

Brands making an emotional connection are more important than ever

Tim Leon Branding, General, Return On Empathy, Strategy, Trends

As we enter into 2022, brands continue riding the pandemic rollercoaster. Continued surges and the omicron variant cause more turbulence than we anticipated.  Booster vaccinations , increased hospitalization rates, and worker shortages continue to be part of the national conversation.  And that has marketers searching for stability in a sea of uncertainty. That stability comes in the form of empathy.  …

+
Jan 07, 2022

Are your sustainability claims sustainable?

Terri Waters Digital, General, Integrated Marketing, Planning, Return On Empathy, Social Media, Strategy, Trending Now, Trends

As brands look to gain a competitive advantage, they may be tempted to jump on the sustainability bandwagon. It seems more and more organizations, from manufacturers to banks to sports teams and everything in-between, claim they are committed to sustainable practices or that their products are eco-friendly.  While embracing sustainability is no doubt a good thing for the planet, it’s …

+