The 5ives: Dynamic Design Decisions

In this month’s main article, Absolute’s Art Director, Scott Raffath, expounded on the skills and practices a graphic designer needs to break into the agency world after graduation and maintain their skills. The time immediately preceding graduation is really exciting, but it can also be nerve wracking as you look to the uncertain future. So here … Read More

How a Freshly Graduated Designer Can Break into an Agency… and Stay There

So, you’ve just graduated and received a piece of paper stating you understand design, layout principles and graphic disciplines. Well… it’ll take a bit more to break into the graphic design industry. First off, the piece of paper that vouches for your skills is actually not as important as the portfolio you have to prove … Read More

Absolute Directors Certified in Operations Management

Moorhead, MN – In June 2012, Absolute Marketing Group sent Creative Director, Mark Huesman, and Interactive Director, Luke Petterson, to The Certified Agency Operations Daily Workflow and Efficiency Seminar in Chicago, Illinois. There, the two directors learned how to improve overall agency management. The seminar covered topics from workflow efficiency to smarter estimating and billing practices … Read More

Absolute Places Traffic Coordinator

Sara Bakken is slated to take over the day-to-day agency duties as Traffic Coordinator with Absolute Marketing. Holding a dual Bachelor’s in Marketing and Retail Merchandising from North Dakota State University, Bakken is excited to move into the next phase of her career. Having recently completed a Client Relations Internship with Absolute this past December, … Read More

Marketing Advisor Receives Certification in Financial Management

Moorhead, MN – Brian Meckler, a marketing advisor at Absolute Marketing Group, attended The Certified Agency Financial Management Seminar in Chicago on September 17-18 to gain insight on how to maximize agency resources and create more efficient billing procedures for clients. The seminar was created for bookkeepers, owners and CFOs from small, creative agencies like Absolute … Read More