News from the creative group A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Aug 08, 2014, 15:42 ET

The World's First JOBS Act Marketing Webinar hosted by Creative Direct Marketing Group

 On August 6, 2014, advertising and marketing expert Craig Huey presented a free, no-obligation 60-minute webinar revealing how business owners...

Jun 19, 2014, 08:10 ET

U.S. Advertising and Marketing Executives Reveal Hiring Plans

 Twelve percent of advertising and marketing executives interviewed said they will expand their creative teams in the second half of 2014,...

Jun 11, 2014, 11:30 ET

McGuffin Creative Group Announces 2014 Recipient Of The McGuffin Grant

McGuffin Creative Group, an advertising and communications agency based in Chicago's West Loop, has awarded the San Diego-based nonprofit Traveling...

May 28, 2014, 08:10 ET

The Creative Group Offers Complimentary Webinar on How to Create a Responsive Website Design

 The Creative Group, a creative staffing agency specializing in connecting interactive, design and marketing talent with a variety of...

May 01, 2014, 15:00 ET

U.S. and Mexico Would Benefit from "Frictionless" Border

A comprehensive research report, "From Border Barriers to Bi-National Promise," by the Creative Class Group, in partnership with Global CONNECT at...

Apr 30, 2014, 08:10 ET
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'Counter' Productive

 Counteroffers are becoming more common, new research from The Creative Group indicates, but they can be a double-edged sword. Twenty percent...

Mar 31, 2014, 08:00 ET

U.S. Venture Capital Investment Attracted To Cities

A comprehensive research report "Startup City: The Urban Shift in Venture Capital and High Technology," by Richard Florida and the Martin...

Mar 19, 2014, 08:10 ET

Working Weekends: Survey Shows for Majority of Creative Execs, Workweek Doesn't End on Friday

While some employees are working for the weekend, many executives are working on the weekend, a new survey by The Creative Group suggests....

Feb 27, 2014, 15:15 ET

McGuffin Creative Group Announces Call For Submissions For 2014 Nonprofit Design/Marketing Grant

McGuffin Creative Group, Inc., a Chicago-based graphic design and advertising firm, today announced it will begin accepting applications for its...

Feb 20, 2014, 15:24 ET

Grammy Award Winning Artist Beck To Release 'First In-Store Listen' Of New Album At The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf®

Grammy Award winning artist Beck has teamed up with FILTER Creative Group and The Playlist Generation, one of the nation's leading curated in-store...

Jan 22, 2014, 08:10 ET

Remote Working On The Rise

 While some companies have sought to curtail telecommuting in recent years, a growing number of creative professionals are working outside the...

Dec 19, 2013, 08:10 ET

Executives Anticipate Increased Creative Hiring In New Year

The creative field should see more hiring activity in the months ahead, according to new research by The Creative Group. Thirteen percent of hiring...

Nov 06, 2013, 15:53 ET
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Spotlight: Company 3 Colorist Tim Masick Executes Real-Time Color for First Ever YouTube Music Awards

 Tim Masick, senior colorist at Company 3, one of the companies that's a part of Deluxe's award-winning Creative Services Group, was a major...

Oct 31, 2013, 17:50 ET

McGuffin Creative Group Captures Six Healthcare Pinnacle Awards

 McGuffin Creative Group, an advertising and communications agency based in Chicago's West Loop, was the recent winner of six Pinnacle Awards...

Oct 31, 2013, 06:02 ET
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The New Face of Real Estate Crowdfunding: Creative Equity Group

Crowdfunding is quickly changing the real-estate investment market where it is offering developers new ways to finance projects, small investors a...

Oct 23, 2013, 08:10 ET

Job Description Dilemmas

Hiring can be tough, and the difficulty starts with writing a good job description, a new survey from The Creative Group suggests. When advertising...

Oct 22, 2013, 15:03 ET

McGuffin Creative Group Designer Wins 'Pixels of Fury' Design Contest

Brendan Shanley, Senior Designer for McGuffin Creative Group in Chicago, was victorious in the recent Shutterstock "Pixels of Fury" design...

Sep 25, 2013, 08:10 ET

SOCIAL MEDIA STRUCTURE: Survey: Executives Divided on Which Department Should Oversee Social Media Activities

Who should manage a company's social media presence? According to a new survey by The Creative Group, it's a tough question. When advertising and...

Aug 01, 2013, 08:10 ET

The Creative Group Named Rhode Island School Of Design's 'Creative Recruiting Agency Of Choice'

 The Creative Group (TCG), a specialized staffing service for interactive, design and marketing professionals, today announced it has partnered...

Jul 17, 2013, 08:10 ET

SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING PLANS: Executives Weigh in on Social Media Spending in Next 12 Months; Facebook Tops List

What are the hot spots for social media marketing in the coming year? According to a new survey by The Creative Group, more than six in 10 (62...