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WFH: Week One Lessons

Spawn welcomes remote employees with open (6 foot distant) arms, but the majority of our staff is used to waking up and heading to the office every morning. With our recent shift to an all remote agency, here’s what our team had to say about what they learned, week one: 1.) GO OUTSIDE AFTER WORK EVERYDAY.

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The Outdoor Do’s

It’s no mystery that exercise is important for your physical and mental health. With our gyms now temporarily closing their doors, it’s time to turn to the great outdoors! But what are our safe outdoor activity options? According to a USA Today source, you can go outside and play by: 1. Biking/hiking/jogging in parks with enough

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The Remote Work Movement

At Spawn, we have a secret superpower for dealing with the crisis that has us all working at home — we’re a partly remote staff already! So as the team from the mothership headed home for the next period of time, we asked our remote teams to give us the skinny on working from home like

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Five Questions for: Andy Zanto

Hi, my name’s Andy Zanto & I am the Director of Broadcast Production here at Spawn Ideas; this means I am in charge of overseeing the production of all video and audio related assets for our clients. Tell us about the journey that led you to join the Spawn team. After graduating from college with a

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Social Media 101

You already know that social media is a big opportunity for businesses (there are 3.5 billion people around the world using it, and you can dive in for free!). But what you might be less sure of is how to make social media work for your unique business. We can help.  Before you hit that share

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Project Management Intern

Department:​ Project Management Reports to: Project Supervisor Status: Non-Exempt the agency: Spawn Ideas is a fully integrated advertising agency that’s independent and employee owned. Our team of 40 employee owners have “skin in the game” which, along with outstanding benefits and a “work hard/play hard” culture, encourages happy employees who stay. Our success comes from our people,

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The Age of Social Video Marketing

Story and live-streaming apps have been the roarin’ trend of the last decade. And with networks now highlighting video as the pinnacle of their experience, users have reacted with a growing demand. But what’s a story you ask? Well, it’s not a paperback or movie tale. Stories are now an online feed of captured moments posted

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Married to your Work

What do you get when you cross two of Spawn’s world-class creatives? Amazing advertisements, a kick a** wedding invite… and a baby. Oh, and logos… lots and lots of logos. It all started 7 years ago when our current Art Director, Amy, moved here from Pennsylvania for a Spawn summer internship. What was it like meeting

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The Benefits of In-Office Babies

At Spawn, we welcome brand-new hatchlings with open arms (quite literally), with a policy that encourages parents to bring their new littles into work with them until they’re old enough to crawl. It’s a fantastic benefit for parents: “Being a first-time mom, it gave me peace of mind to know that when my maternity leave was

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Five Questions for: Charles Leshan

Hi, my name is Charles Leshan and I am the Production Director here at Spawn Ideas, as well as General Manager of Bore Tide One Source – a subsidiary of Spawn. Tell us about the journey that led you to join the Spawn team. Shortly after Spawn won the GCI business, Spawn needed an experienced Production

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WFH: Week One Lessons

Spawn welcomes remote employees with open (6 foot distant) arms, but the majority of our staff is used to waking up and heading to the office every morning. With our recent shift to an all remote agency, here’s what our team had to say about what they learned, week one: 1.) GO OUTSIDE AFTER WORK EVERYDAY.

read more

The Outdoor Do’s

It’s no mystery that exercise is important for your physical and mental health. With our gyms now temporarily closing their doors, it’s time to turn to the great outdoors! But what are our safe outdoor activity options? According to a USA Today source, you can go outside and play by: 1. Biking/hiking/jogging in parks with enough

read more

The Remote Work Movement

At Spawn, we have a secret superpower for dealing with the crisis that has us all working at home — we’re a partly remote staff already! So as the team from the mothership headed home for the next period of time, we asked our remote teams to give us the skinny on working from home like

read more

Five Questions for: Andy Zanto

Hi, my name’s Andy Zanto & I am the Director of Broadcast Production here at Spawn Ideas; this means I am in charge of overseeing the production of all video and audio related assets for our clients. Tell us about the journey that led you to join the Spawn team. After graduating from college with a

read more

Social Media 101

You already know that social media is a big opportunity for businesses (there are 3.5 billion people around the world using it, and you can dive in for free!). But what you might be less sure of is how to make social media work for your unique business. We can help.  Before you hit that share

read more

Project Management Intern

Department:​ Project Management Reports to: Project Supervisor Status: Non-Exempt the agency: Spawn Ideas is a fully integrated advertising agency that’s independent and employee owned. Our team of 40 employee owners have “skin in the game” which, along with outstanding benefits and a “work hard/play hard” culture, encourages happy employees who stay. Our success comes from our people,

read more

The Age of Social Video Marketing

Story and live-streaming apps have been the roarin’ trend of the last decade. And with networks now highlighting video as the pinnacle of their experience, users have reacted with a growing demand. But what’s a story you ask? Well, it’s not a paperback or movie tale. Stories are now an online feed of captured moments posted

read more

Married to your Work

What do you get when you cross two of Spawn’s world-class creatives? Amazing advertisements, a kick a** wedding invite… and a baby. Oh, and logos… lots and lots of logos. It all started 7 years ago when our current Art Director, Amy, moved here from Pennsylvania for a Spawn summer internship. What was it like meeting

read more

The Benefits of In-Office Babies

At Spawn, we welcome brand-new hatchlings with open arms (quite literally), with a policy that encourages parents to bring their new littles into work with them until they’re old enough to crawl. It’s a fantastic benefit for parents: “Being a first-time mom, it gave me peace of mind to know that when my maternity leave was

read more

Five Questions for: Charles Leshan

Hi, my name is Charles Leshan and I am the Production Director here at Spawn Ideas, as well as General Manager of Bore Tide One Source – a subsidiary of Spawn. Tell us about the journey that led you to join the Spawn team. Shortly after Spawn won the GCI business, Spawn needed an experienced Production

read more