I had heard so many great things about Manoverboard, and was so excited that my work placement would be with the ‘overboard team. Manoverboard is a small group of some of the kindest and most dedicated individuals I have ever met.

My Two Cents Worth

“Don’t worry.” These were the two words of encouragement offered by our program coordinator as she handed me a slip of paper. The slip contained the details of which company I’ve been assigned for our mandatory work placement as part of the Graphic Design course at Red River College. Of course that didn’t quite help…

In my estimation, Draplin is the most respected designer in North America these days. In no small part it’s because he embodies a real desire among young, (and old), designers to create logos, identities, products, and inventions that have lasting value and that are based upon the tried and true work of the past.

Marketing and advertising practitioners have spent decades formulating and re-formulating odd, complicated, and even divisive audience segmentations. Primarily, these partitions were based on age: Baby Boomers, Generation X’s (that’s me) and, recently, Millennials.

B Corporations are built to focus on people and planet along with profits (and also prosperity, a fourth “P” that does not get enough attention). When you meet the rather rigorous certification standards for joining this growing tribe of value-based businesses, B’s have an opportunity tell the world their story.

Okay, What Actually is Snapchat? Amazingly, very few designers and marketers know about Snapchat. Among Millennials, it’s only the third most popular social media platform, right behind Facebook and Instagram. More surprisingly, according to this chart, it has even surpassed Twitter. Snapchat is a messaging app for sharing moments with friends. You can “snap” a…

Seven days ago, I told myself that I needed to complete the challenge of writing something compelling, revealing, or helpful every single day. It would last just one week, which is less than an eternity. I’m now sitting in front of my desk, at my office, in front of a monitor, using WordPress’ “distraction-free writing mode” to…

We always design a site in stages. Our process is built to facilitate the production of highly usable, scalable, and engaging websites that endure. First, we spend a substantial amount of time talking with our client about their business, the way they work, their challenges and opportunities, how much time they have to write and…

As a member organization of 1% for the Planet, Manoverboard gives the equivalent of 1% of its revenues to select nonprofit partners that are benefiting the environment.

Manoverboard is a Certified B Corporation, which means that we meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.