5 Tips to Spring Clean Your Brand.

Have you heard? Miles Design is on the move. In just a few (very short) weeks, we’ll be packing up our things and heading to a new, fresh space. We’re excited for this transition, although the thought of packing up our office is daunting. We realize that this is the perfect opportunity (and the perfect […]

by Amanda Blackburn

Marketing You: The Bigger Picture

A successful marketing campaign is more than just a great portfolio and presentation. While those are certainly key pieces, each part of the process–from the first phone call to the follow-up thank you note–reflects you and your personal “brand.” It’s important that you take the time to develop a strong strategy in advance so potential […]

by Amanda Blackburn

Marketing You: Putting Your Best Self Forward

It’s graduation time, and design students all over the country are putting their college days behind them. After countless hours logged in the studio, late nights, and a heck-of-a-lot of time spent preparing portfolios, the time has come to hit the pavement in search of that first design job. Or, perhaps you’re a seasoned pro […]

by Amanda Blackburn

Marketing You: Designing Your Personal Portfolio

Spring has become synonymous with the end of a school year for our local design students, and soon, fresh design careers will be sprouting all around us. If you’re a student, you know that spring is a pivotal time for final projects, portfolios, and countless reviews–all in anticipation of landing your first design job. But […]

by Amanda Blackburn

Networking: Developing a Balanced Strategy

Something happened a few weeks ago that really got me thinking about the importance of networking, and more importantly, developing a solid strategy for it. I was at an event, and I was introduced to a group of college students from a local design school. I talked with them for a while, and before I […]

by Amanda Blackburn

5 Social Media Tips for Professional Services Branding.

What’s the number one branding question we’ve been hearing from our professional services clients these days? “Should our firm be using Social Media?” Any guesses what my answer is? “Nope.” That’s right, nope. Not unless you have a strategy for how to make it work. In reality, Social Media can greatly support your efforts to […]

by Josh Miles

Designing an Achievable Goal

It’s just like I told one of our designers on Friday as we walked out to our cars, “One week down, 51 weeks to go.” What are you going to do with the next 51 weeks? Are some of your New Year’s Resolutions already a little out of focus? What were those again? Eat healthier. […]

by Josh Miles