1. posted January 8, 2018

    The Almighty Power of the To-Do List

    Everyone wants to get more done. In fact, most people’s New Year’s resolutions will be focused on productivity and efficiency.

  2. Give constructive feedback.

    posted December 11, 2017

    Here’s Some Feedback: Be Constructive

    For creatives in the advertising industry, feedback is the name of the game. It’s a given — you know you’re going to get feedback from both your teammates and your clients, probably on a daily basis.

  3. posted November 27, 2017

    Dagger Glimpses: The Culture Committee

    Since its inception over 14 months ago and its installation 12 months ago, the culture committee has grown into something its members appreciate and honor.

  4. posted October 20, 2017

    Dagger Glimpses: 2017 Dagger Retreat

    We left the office shortly after 10:00AM. All 25 of us eagerly walked onto the luxury charter bus to head to a destination unfamiliar to most. The air was filled with excitement as conversations between seat-mates continued at a steady pace.

  5. Don't forget to set your own goals.

    posted September 25, 2017

    What Are Your Goals?

    At Dagger one of the first questions we ask clients when we’re kicking off a project is, “What are your goals?” As marketers, we recognize and acknowledge why goals are important–so why aren’t we more vigilant about setting them for ourselves?

  6. posted August 28, 2017

    Culture Summit 2017: A Short Recap

    Almost instantaneously I prepared to make a “Why I Should Attend Culture Summit 2017” case to leadership. A conference focused solely on culture? It sounded like a dream. And now that I’m on the other side of it, I can report that it was.

  7. posted July 21, 2017

    Dagger Glimpses: A Dagylmpics Recap

    After a false forecast of rain, the highly anticipated 21st of June turned out to be hot and humid. Not only was it the first day of summer, it was also the first-annual Dagger Olympics, what was quickly deemed Daglympics.

  8. It's important to give yourself a break!

    posted February 28, 2017

    The Importance of Disconnecting

    In the competitive ad agency world, your hustle game has to be strong. But the people with the best game know the importance of taking a vacation and truly disconnecting to unwind and recharge. It’s not just forgetting about work for a period of time—it’s about allowing your mind to go somewhere else.