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A Different Type of Baby Product

Posted by Margarita Golenson on December 13, 2016 in Brand | No Comments
Today, the baby product industry is littered with companies touting the same blissful, healthy, adorable baby as their brand image and while this imagery has worked in the past, parents today are looking for something more. They want to ensure the products they are using on their children are made from the highest quality and natural [...]

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Traveling With Gratitude: My First Thanksgiving

Posted by Kate Darmody on December 9, 2016 in Group | No Comments
In 2015 I departed the rich soils of Australia, traversing many latitudes around the world, immersing myself in experiences that’s would inevitably teach me a new sense of being. I reveled in the challenge and discomfort, the spontaneity and culture. And in mid 2016, I found myself residing in the electrifying city of Chicago, in [...]

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Cards That Mean Something

Posted by Erin Kalisz on December 8, 2016 in Group | No Comments
During this holiday season, the HBG team decided to put our creative juices to charitable use and participate in the ritual of making holiday and winter themed cards for children who are in the hospital. Stepping away from our computers and doing something with our hands felt both inspiring and a little bit like grade [...]

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Always In Between

Posted by Emma Ensley on November 28, 2016 in Group | No Comments
A few weeks ago I attended a Creative Mornings talk given by the Chicago design duo, Sonnenzimmer. Sonnenzimmer is undoubtedly unique. The talk began with a musical performance and a video of an abstracted sunrise. Cut, collaged and torn papers were projected instead of the usual PowerPoint or Keynote presentation. I’ve been to several Creative [...]

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Movie Studio Bumpers – The Art of an Overlooked Touchpoint

Posted by Chris Richards on November 25, 2016 in Brand | No Comments
From time to time, we all like to escape reality through the use of visual entertainment, whether it’s a night at the movie theater or a cozy night in snuggled up on the couch. Two or so hours pass of being immersed and actively engaged into an alternate universe until we return to the real [...]

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Healthcare Marketing Conference: Walgreens Spotlight

Posted by Sylvie Burstein on November 8, 2016 in Group | No Comments
On October 26, my colleagues and I attended the Healthcare Marketing Summit, hosted by Digital Microphone. We signed up for the event in the hopes of hearing from some major companies on the topics of digital marketing. The event featured speakers from Abbott, Baxter, Blue Chip Marketing, Edelman, FCB Chicago, Lundbeck, Notice Agency, RBK Healthcare [...]

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7 Ways To Make Your Mornings Easier

Posted by Kate Darmody on November 7, 2016 in Group | No Comments
Even in the summer months I am not the best morning person and I have always been envious of those who spring out of bed ready to high-five life. But now that winter is upon us, the unfortunate morning struggle has become that much harder. It is dark outside and cold but not all hope [...]

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A Trip to Chicago Ideas Week

Posted by Kate Berberet on October 27, 2016 in Group | No Comments
Every year Chicago Ideas comes together for one full week jam packed with a variety of speakers, labs and events. Chicago Ideas believes that if you bring together a wide range of thinkers from all different paths to share their ideas and experiences with others, then the opportunities to change the world are endless. This [...]

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Don’t Hit That Snooze Button!

Posted by Sylvie Burstein on October 14, 2016 in Health | No Comments
From better health to lower risk of injury, better mood and clearer thinking, the benefits of sleep are far reaching. Clearly sleep is something everyone should take seriously as it relates to their everyday health. I am personally someone who is obsessed with changing my bad habits. In the last few years, I noticed I [...]

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6 Tips For Productivity

Posted by Kate Darmody on October 7, 2016 in Group | No Comments
Between juggling a social life, work commitments and your personal wellbeing, it is easy to get caught up and find yourself wondering where time escaped. As a society where multitasking is a necessity, finding the right work-life equilibrium starts with making wise decisions, and sometimes saying “No.” Whether your to-do list is your lifeline or [...]

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