16 Oct, 2018
Designers Block – Filling a Creative Blank Slate
Graphic Designers are no different than any other kind of creative person. Like musicians, painters, writers and everyone else, sometimes we find ourselves with a deliverable and a deadline and a blank digital canvas. And just like writer’s block, there are few things as terrifying as staring at that blank screen and having NO ideas. So, here are a few tips and tricks that I’ve […]
13 Oct, 2018
Shop Local – Let’s ALL Live it!
There are two sides to the “shop local” discussion: the business side and the customer side. In a thriving community, the two align. We all want our communities to grow. Customers are driven to the big-box stores and to online options for convenience, price, and because they cannot find what they need locally. They are driven to local businesses for service, problem-solving, and convenience in […]
11 Oct, 2018
That “Special” Time of Year… Benefit Renewal
It’s that “special” time of year again…when many HR Managers, CEOs, and CFOs receive a call from their broker confirming a rate increase for their employee benefit plan. Employers and brokers alike roll up their sleeves to begin the task of reviewing benefits – looking for creative ways to keep up with the ever-increasing cost of health care. With employee retention in mind, I offer […]
4 Oct, 2018
Who Are You? – Graphic Design is Storytelling.
Graphic Design is the behind-the-scenes art of combining words and images in dynamic and distinct ways. When we tackle graphic design here at GBS, our job is to give each of our clients a unique and personal brand that is consistent across all forms of media. Doing that entails logos, promotional images, business cards, flyers, and everything else print or digital used in marketing the […]