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EVERGREEN #20: Thanks Live Chat, Messaging Will Take It From Here

Posted by WunderLand on 10/11/17 7:00 AM

Welcome to EVERGREEN on The WunderBlog, our bimonthly creative industry update. We collected our favorite articles from the WunderBlog and around the web to help you stay up to date on the latest creative, digital, and marketing trends.  Enjoy this week's issue: Why is Digital Marketing the Next Big Career Opportunity?

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Topics: Industry Trends, Career Insights

Paid Time Off is Not Just Personal Time Off

Posted by Sharon Potsch on 10/6/17 11:00 AM

 

Cook County recently passed a Paid Sick Leave Ordinance which is resulting in Human Resources headaches across the area. This new ordinance is creating a trend to offer employees two Paid Time Off categories, one for personal PTO and one for sick time. This change is taking place throughout the country. States including California, Connecticut, Oregon, and New York have implemented paid sick leave as an additional PTO bucket and as of July 1, 2017, Cook County joined the initiative here in Illinois. 

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Topics: Industry Trends

EVERGREEN #19: 3 Secrets to Building High Performing Teams

Posted by WunderLand on 9/27/17 7:35 AM

Welcome to EVERGREEN on The WunderBlog, our bimonthly creative industry update. We collected our favorite articles from the WunderBlog and around the web to help you stay up to date on the latest digital, creative, and marketing trends.  Enjoy this week's issue: Why is Digital Marketing the Next Big Career Opportunity?

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Topics: Industry Trends, Career Insights

Exploring Virtual Reality at the CIDD Meetup

Posted by Sharon Potsch on 9/15/17 8:38 AM

 

If someone hands you two cans of spray paint—and those cans hold an infinite array of colors, shapes, and textures—and grants you permission to graffiti an entire cityscape wall…what would you create? No doubt you’d spray paint your name in fuchsia with plenty of stars and curly cues right?! Not only did I do JUST THAT along a wall over in Chicago’s Fulton Market, but I walked right through each letter and shape, too. My colleagues walked through rainforests and changed tires on cars…Yes this excitement and more captivated our audience of Virtual Reality Enthusiasts at WunderLand’s most recent CIDD Meetup held over at the friendly, welcoming loft of Next/Now, a leader in the digital marketing experiential space here in Chicago’s West Loop.

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Topics: Industry Trends

EVERGREEN #18: Why is Digital Marketing the Next Big Career Opportunity?

Posted by WunderLand on 9/14/17 1:24 PM

Welcome to EVERGREEN on The WunderBlog, our bimonthly creative industry update. We collected our favorite articles from the WunderBlog and around the web to help you stay up to date on the latest digital, creative, and marketing trends.  Enjoy this week's issue: Why is Digital Marketing the Next Big Career Opportunity?

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Topics: Industry Trends, Career Insights

Your Personal Elevator Pitch. How to Write One and Why You Need One.

Posted by Anne Holub on 9/13/17 5:12 PM

 

When you're job hunting, or just trying to make connections, an "elevator pitch" can be super helpful — but it's not just about finding another way to sell yourself as an employee, it can also be a great way to define your career goals. At any point in your career, you can use the act of writing an elevator pitch as a kind of "personal career statement" that sums up A: what you do B: why your skills are valuable and C: where you're headed.

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Topics: Hiring Tips, Career Insights

EVERGREEN #17: Steve Jobs Systematically Cultivated His Creativity. You Can Too.

Posted by WunderLand on 8/30/17 1:41 PM

Welcome to EVERGREEN on The WunderBlog, our bimonthly creative industry update. We collected our favorite articles from the WunderBlog and around the web to help you stay up to date on the latest digital, creative, and marketing trends.  Enjoy this week's issue: Steve Jobs Systematically Cultivated His Creativity. You Can Too.

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Topics: Industry Trends, Career Insights

Hiring Process Check Up [Infographic]

Posted by Ryan Rivera on 8/29/17 4:28 PM

People are the building blocks of a successful company. A thriving organization and a healthy bottom line require a team aligned to delivering for your clients. No matter what field you're in, getting the right talent in place is essential. But is the process you use to do that helping or hurting your efforts? 

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Topics: Hiring Tips

EVERGREEN #16: The Most Valuable Job Skill Right Now

Posted by WunderLand on 8/16/17 9:25 AM

Welcome to EVERGREEN on The WunderBlog, our bimonthly creative industry update. We collected our favorite articles from the WunderBlog and around the web to help you stay up to date on the latest digital, creative, and marketing trends.  Enjoy this week's issue: 5 Ways to Up Your Content Marketing Game.

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Topics: Industry Trends, Career Insights

What Does a UX Designer Do? The Mysteries of User Experience Design Revealed.

Posted by Anne Holub on 8/15/17 1:08 PM

Depending on the size of your creative team, you may or may not have ever worked with a dedicated UX designer. So when it comes time to fit one into your workflow, or even to hire one for the first time, you may be a little stumped as to what to look for in their history, qualifications, and even the best way to incorporate one into your team. Here's a little breakdown to help you out.

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Topics: Industry Trends, Career Insights

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