Library card design for Ypsilanti District Library

Why Give a Public Library a Tagline?


06.22.17
Support advocacy efforts. It's no secret that over the past twenty-five years, public libraries, alongside schools and other services, have felt the pinch of straitened municipal …
LinkedIn for B2B Business Development

LinkedIn for B2B Business Development


07.01.16
LinkedIn offers an entire suite of features to make your job easier. It's the Facebook of the professional world and a business developer's dream. Follow …

Vendors are Human Too


04.28.14
A Request for Proposal is the vendor-customer how-do-ye-do, the first bar they hum together before beginning the dance.

The Awesomeness of Print


02.07.13
Yes, okay, the web is swell and neat. But print? Print is awesome.

Five Ways to Say “No” to your Boss


04.11.12
How do you say “no” to your boss? Here are five key suggestions from the boss’s side of the desk.

The Lost Art of Proofreading


01.13.12
In this instant age, we think we don’t have time to proofread. Or, we say, “That’s why they created spell check.” But sending e-mails and documents with typographical errors and poor grammar says that you don’t care. You don’t care enough to re-read what you’ve written, or run spell check, or double check how to spell someone’s name. And if you don’t care about your interpersonal communication, you’re saying you don’t care about the person with whom you’re communicating. It’s personal.

Libraries Essential for Disaster Response


11.03.11
Since our run-in with Hurricane Irene in August, the New Jersey State Library is pursuing FEMA certification for our branch libraries to serve as community …