Working Remotely

Posted by Jeff Gordon on Sep 28, 2017 12:42:00 PM

I have always had a home office, but I never had to work long periods of time from it.  I always had a “business” office to go to. However, after my wife got a job in Omaha I had to start commuting between Omaha and Sioux City. My home office, soon became my remote office. How would this work? What challenges would I face? Would I be able to work efficiently eight hours a day from my home and still be connected with my team and clients in Sioux City.

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Tags: Business Management, Dropbox, Home Office, Ooma, Productivity Tools, Slack, Working Remotely

In-House Marketing or Hire an Agency? 3 Considerations to Evaluate

Posted by Rich Mackey on Apr 24, 2017 9:42:38 AM

After my first 10 years working at ad agencies in Sioux City, Omaha and Chicago, I had the opportunity to become the client for the first time and be the in-house marketing lead for a company. It was a tough decision—agency life was comfortable for me—but I had never been "the client" and felt it would give me unique perspective if I ever came back to the agency side of the business again. And it certainly did.

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Tags: Budget, Business Management, Hiring, In-house Marketing, Marketing