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Great Design is Only Half the Battle

by guest contributor, Mike Plaster A lot of writers like to think that our work is the most important thing when it comes to business websites, brochures, emails, and other marketing materials. A lot of designers think the same thing about their work. Both are right—and neither are right. In fact, if you ever meet a writer who downplays the …

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Chalkbox Case Study: Women’s Funding Alliance

Good people doing good work = great clients We love working with good people who are doing good work in our community—so when Women’s Funding Alliance needed promotional materials for a major fundraising event, Chalkbox was happy to help. Founded in 1983, WFA is dedicated to increasing the leadership and economic opportunities available to women and girls in Washington. AMPLIFY, …

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Chalkbox Case Study: Pace International

A fresh new look to go with fresh produce It takes time for fruits and vegetables to make their way from the field to the grocery store, and Pace International helps protect them during that journey. Pace is a “postharvest” company specializing in products that maintain the freshness and visual appeal of produce—from the day it’s picked to the day …

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It’s a New Year! What did we learn in 2018? What are we practicing?

This is the time of year when people reflect on the past and look towards the future. Meaning, they sort through the year’s worth of piles on their desk and find the things that still need to be done. We are looking back to ponder what positive learning we’re carrying forward into 2019. Resolutions are not our thing. What is? …