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Dec 17, 2014, 08:10 ET
Executives Anticipate Increased Creative Hiring in New Year

U.S. Advertising And Marketing Executives Anticipate Increased Hiring In New Year

The creative industry should see more hiring activity in the months ahead, according to new research from The Creative Group. One-third (33...

Oct 29, 2014, 08:10 ET
Research shows productivity and creativity peak in the morning

What's The Best Time Of Day To Get Work Done?

 When it comes to on-the-job success, the early bird really does catch the worm, new research by The Creative Group suggests. According to a...

Oct 01, 2014, 08:10 ET
Employees Say Companies Play It Too Safe With Creative Campaigns (PRNewsFoto/The Creative Group)

Workers Want Their Firms To Be More Creative

Companies may think they're pushing the envelope when developing new advertising and marketing campaigns, but most of their creative employees...

Sep 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

Conroy Ross Partners merges with Optimum Talent Executive Search

STRATEGIC TRANSACTION FORMS LEADING SEARCH & CONSULTING FIRM CALGARY, Sept. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Conroy Ross Partners, a retained search and...

Aug 29, 2014, 17:45 ET

Advertising expert reveals how to use direct mail to generate leads and win new customers

On September 3, 2014, advertising expert Craig Huey will present a free, no-obligation 60-minute webinar for business owners and marketing...

Aug 28, 2014, 08:10 ET
Execs Weigh in on Hiring Process in Creative Field (PRNewsFoto/The Creative Group)

Survey: Executives Meet Average Of Six Candidates Before Filling A Creative Job

 Job seekers hoping to land creative gigs are up against stiff competition, new research by The Creative Group shows. Advertising and marketing...

Aug 22, 2014, 17:04 ET

Creative Direct Marketing Group (CDMG) opens Nashville office

 Creative Direct Marketing Group (CDMG), a full-service direct response advertising agency, has opened a new office in Nashville,...

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
Research from The Creative Group shows counteroffers are becoming more common. (PRNewsFoto/The Creative Group)

'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
CO3 Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Deluxe Creative Services Group)

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...