The start of a new school year is right around the corner. Here is a collection of images that celebrate this transitional time of year.
It’s that time of year again… time to trade in beach towels and sunscreen for backpacks and school books. These days there are so many fun options for school and office supplies. Here are some of our favorite items for back to school.
Summer is commonly depicted with vibrant hues of turquoise, orange or rich sun-kissed colors from nature. However, there are moments – usually early in the day before the sun has fully risen – when the colors of summer appear a bit quieter. A softer version of later midday tones, these pastel colors evoke a feeling of comfort and eases us into the day.
There are few sweeter things in life than spending summers lakeside. Visiting lake towns for summer escapes usually means traveling to a place that time has forgotten – where you take things a little slower and savor every moment, big or small. Spending time by the lake also usually brings about a time of reflection – leaving you with a clear head knowing what is most important in life.
Pantone is the go-to for color not just for designers, but for everything from fashion to housewares. Here are some of our favorite Pantone accessories that make life a
little more colorful.
I’ve already started seeing back to school advertisements and we have a full month of summer left! Although I won’t be going back to school this fall – it got me thinking about learning. The learning process shouldn’t end just because we’re not headed back to the classroom in September – especially for those of us in the fields of marketing, public relations and social media. Our industry is constantly changing, growing and developing and we should be changing, growing and developing right along with it.
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Recently, a lot of people have been asking me “Amy, what are these darn hashtags all about? I don’t get it!”
Let me begin by answering a few frequently asked questions, starting with – ‘What the heck is a hashtag?’
Well, it all started on Twitter, the birthplace of the hashtag. But since that time, years ago (October of 2007, to be precise), hashtags have grown in popularity and spread to nearly all other social media platforms – along with becoming part of our everyday lexicon.
Hashtags, or the pound sign (#), were first used on Twitter to isolate and gather tweets about certain…
Sometimes a change of scenery sparks new ideas, new ways of looking at things and much needed relaxation. Nantucket is perfect for taking life a little more slowly for a spell.
Nantucket is an island 30 miles off the coast of Massachusetts. It is filled with that quintessential New England charm and has a personality all its own. The island is known for its whaling history, windswept flats, lush terrain, slower modes of transportation (bicycles), and a preppy, laid back vibe. We dream of wild roses, salty breezes, sleepy beaches, cool evening porch conversations and long leisurely sailboat rides.