The 5ives: If At First You Don’t Succeed…

In Loren’s article this month, “What is Design Thinking?” he defines what design thinking is, why it is important and how you can implement it. Simply put, design thinking is when a person goes beyond making something “look good” and moves into a new mindset that is guided by human-centric solutions that anticipate what the … Read More

Client Spotlight: LifeSmiles Dental

LifeSmiles Dental is a general and cosmetic dentistry based out of Fergus Falls, Minnesota with expertise ranging from porcelain veneers to dental implants, crowns and bridges. Their team of professionals take pride in their ability to work together to keep their patients at the center of their practice with care, comfort and kindness that results … Read More

The 5ives: Swing for the Fence

In this month’s main article, This Little Vodka Went to Market, Wendy got to expound on one of her favorite roles as a marketing advisor: developing GoToMarket strategies. While this may sound complex at first glance, these plans for launching new products or services into a market can be straightforward when you have a solid … Read More

Client Spotlight: Red Pine Distillery

Red Pine Distillery is a craft distillery based out of Grand Forks, North Dakota that handcrafts ultra-premium distilled spirits from crops grown in the Red River Valley. Tyler Seim, founder of Red Pine Distillery and a chemical engineer by trade, says his business was born out of his passion for cultivation and chemistry with the … Read More

Absolute Marketing Group Wins Awards at 2017 AAF-ND ADDYs

Absolute Marketing Group is excited to announce we received four ADDY awards recognizing creative excellence from the American Advertising Federation of North Dakota at the February 23 ADDYs. Included among the four awards were one gold and three silver ADDYs. AAF-ND is one of 210 affiliates of the American Advertising Federation, a nonprofit industry association, … Read More

The 5ives: Prep, Set, Go – Interview Like a Pro

In this month’s main article, Camera-Ready at a Moment’s Notice, Emily laid out a few key points for captivating your audience’s attention with your appearance on camera. While this is the first thing people will see when watching the interview, there are a few other best practices to keep in mind while preparing for your … Read More

Client Spotlight: North Dakota Grain Growers Association

The North Dakota Grain Growers Association has been the premier voice for the state’s grain producers for 50 years. It’s a member-driven association that is committed to serving its members with education, leadership, proactive advocacy and representation that increases profitability and value-added opportunities for producers today and for generations to come. “One of the our … Read More