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This morning, W+K president Dave Luhr was interviewed for the the Portland Business Journal’s “Power Breakfast” series, where he spoke about fostering a creative environment, loving the clients before the account, and how a good ad solves a business problem. Check out the article and the best of social media coverage below. Continue reading
W+K 12 is pushing back its 2014 start date to September. For all the deets, check their official announcement here.
Starting at a new workplace can be tough. So when UX Design Director Oonie Chase found herself at our Portland office, she turned to her colleagues for advice, asking: “What’s the one thing I need to know about working here?”
She’s collecting the answers on her Instagram under the hashtags #wk101 and #need2know. A selection of some of the responses, below. Continue reading
Have you ever wondered how much money you make during your coffee breaks at work?
Or how much money your company spent on that meeting with the executives?
Or how much money you made today? This month? This year?
Our own Brad Holdgrafer, Nick Finney and Max Erdenberger wondered.
So they’ve made a salary clock: a simple single serving website that lets you see, by the second, how much money you make and why you should think twice about ordering that $12 sandwich for lunch today.
But hey, don’t let how much money you spend on lunch today get you down. You earned a little simply by reading this blog post.
How much exactly? Well, let’s find out: http://watchwhatyoumake.com
We’ve got a lot of creative people around here. People who make stuff–not just for W+K, but for themselves. “Art”, we sometimes call it. And during this month’s Design Week Portland event, a few of those people will be talking about that not-work-work, here in the Portland office. Continue reading