Don’t Just Have Social Media Conversations, Design Them
All design has three legs: form, function and intention. Form is achieved through the personality you embed in the written tone and the style of your visual language. The function is the intended message delivered to an audience. Intention is to identify why you are having the conversation. Hint: selling something isn’t a great intention to starting a conversation.
Capsule 15: Places and Spaces
Aaron Keller and Brian Adducci opened Capsule’s doors in 1999. To kick-off our 15th anniversary celebrations, we are taking a look at the places and spaces around Minnesota that inspire our creative minds.
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Hart and Art in the City
It wasn’t until a recent business trip to New York that I realized something had been overlooked all those previous years. My daytime focus on work actually prevented me from seeing something that was right there in front of me the whole time. So I opened my eyes.
Think & Link for a Living: Anniversary Edition
Fifteen years in the designing. Fifteen years in the making. Join us for a happy hour on July 24th from 4 - 7 p.m. and celebrate with us.
I’d Like to Phone a Friend
How often during an average week do you ask for help? If you stop and think, you may realize it’s pretty frequent. When I use the word “help,” I am referring to simple things like asking for a network introduction or inquiring about a great travel or restaurant recommendation.
Design the Conversation for Understanding
As part of my work at Capsule, I often attend conferences and speaker sessions. In doing so, I find myself studying rhetorical delivery even more than the content itself. Are speakers scripted, or conversational? Do they stand behind a podium or walk deliberately about the stage?
Throwback Thursday: TIGI
What comes to mind when you think about the last time you walked into a salon? What did it smell like? What types of noises did you hear? Did you indulge in a luxurious experience? How did you feel after that freshly snipped haircut?
Think & Link for a Living: Karl Speak
Capsule’s Think & Link for a Living is an invitation-only gathering of like-minded people, coming together each month to discuss hot topics and important issues. It’s an invaluable sharing of insight and inspiration.
Join us on Thursday June 26th, 2014 at 7:30 am for an inspirational morning filled with insightful conversation and discussion with Karl Speak. Please contact Kitty Hart to request an invitation at email@example.com.
Finding Your Voice
Have you found your voice on social media? What does that voice say? What holds you back? What inspires you?
Art Is Not Dead
We are moving our public education to a highly measurable system, we are challenged to quantify the importance of art. You see the impact of art all around you in everyday life, like bees collecting pollen or Monarch butterflies migrating, and yet it is slowly being removed from our education system. What are the leading indictors?