It’s Beginning To Smell Like Chrisp-mix

By Mandy Sturdevant

It’s that wonderful time of year again. The holidays are quickly approaching, and the Caliber office smells like butterscotch chips and Craisins. Yes, you guessed it! It’s time for Chrisp-mix, the delicious Caliber inspired treat.This year our Chrisp-mix concoction was placed in a branded enamel mug and packaged in a festive box. We had a…

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Volunteers, Not Prisoners

By Casey Schultz

Before we get started, I should get everyone up to speed on my current status as I’m writing this. It’s a Friday morning and, so far, nothing has blown up in my face. Mandy brought in egg bake for the entire staff (it was delicious) and I’ve got a cold Diet Dew at my side…

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A Tenth of Ten

By Casey Schultz

Two weeks ago Caliber Creative celebrated its ten-year anniversary and I’ve been blessed to share in a tenth of that time. In my short period with Caliber, I’ve had many opportunities to meet new people and to grow personally and professionally. At this milestone, which marks my first year with Caliber, I would like to…

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Annual Planning

By Caliber

The end of the year is a busy time for most businesses, especially when trying to squeeze in time to plan your marketing campaign for the upcoming year. Analyzing the past year can be a great starting point to gain insights, but I want to challenge you to go much further with your research. This…

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MIKENA ALBERS – ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

By Caliber

Caliber Creative is excited to announce the promotion of Mikena Albers to Account Executive. Mikena has been with the Caliber team for two years and has advanced from her previous role as Account Assistant. Over the course of the past two years, Mikena has excelled at her day-to-day responsibilities as well as found new ways…

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Intern To Teammate

By Brad DeVille

We’re excited to announce that Tessa Kopren has been hired as Digital Marketing Associate. Tessa recently completed a summer internship with us and is finishing her major in public relations and double minor in marketing and social media at South Dakota State University. She will graduate in December. Tessa’s ambition and talents are a perfect…

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Which Color Personality Are You?

By Casey Schultz

  There are many different personality tests and they vary widely in depth, function and analysis. A couple basic things they all have in common is that they can teach us to better understand others’ personalities and be equipped in adapting to each personality type. When I started at Caliber earlier this year, I wanted…

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The Importance of Brand Standards

By Mandy Sturdevant

  ‘Brand Standards’ might sound like a pretty vague term, but it is one of the most important aspects to creating a successful brand. Having a complete set of brand standards will increase your company’s credibility and build up brand recognition. They can vary from simple logo and color guidelines to extensive booklets on type…

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Five Keys to Success & Happiness in an Internship

By Casey Schultz

Hi again, from the Caliber Creative intern! Man, time flies when you’re having fun! I spent 11 weeks at Caliber assisting with content development, copywriting and other duties. I was able to learn and gain experience that will be very beneficial to my future career in the industry. From my time at Caliber, I discovered…

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Caliber Karts and the Park

By Casey Schultz

We celebrated our summer outing by kicking back to our adventurous side. We spent the first half of our afternoon at Thunder Road and the second half at Sherman Park. I would have to say, we brought the THUNDER to Thunder Road. Per usual, there were many fun activities available to entertain us. The Caliber…

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Helping Others, Helping the Earth

By Casey Schultz

You may have noticed a new trend that has been in existence for a while now, helping others and the Earth. Many companies are taking a wholesome approach at creating a better tomorrow, you might be familiar with some of these widely known brands. Some are even making an effort to directly impact our Sioux…

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Top 5 Design Lessons Learned This Year – Creativity At Work (literally)

By Casey Schultz

We have had the opportunity to work on some really cool client work as well as some neat promotional projects for Caliber in the past year. I have selected the top 5 design lessons we’ve learned so far this year: #5 Specialized finishes are a pain – but totally worth it.Awesome textures and finishes don’t come…

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