Category: Culture

Creative Mornings: Sept. 2017

Fact: inspiration can come from anywhere. For our agency, one source is definitely Creative Mornings. A morning lecture series that brings together creatives from a variety of industries to discuss a common theme, it happens once a month in 177 cities around the globe. We’ll be posting a recap each month, so check back here or come join us! I first experienced Creative Mornings about four years ago in Washington, D.C. Since then, I’ve been to 15+ talks in two cities led by artists of all typ... Read More

Creative Mornings: Sept. 2017

Fact: inspiration can come from anywhere. For our agency, one source is definitely Creative Mornings. A morning lecture series that brings together creatives from a variety of industries to discuss a common theme, it happens once a month in 177 cities around the globe. We’ll be posting a recap each month, so check back here or come join us! I first experienced Creative Mornings about four years ago in Washington, D.C. Since then, I’ve been to 15+ talks in two cities led by artists of all typ... Read More

Highlights of a Drexel Design Co-Op: Radnyee Joshi

Hi! My name is Radnyee Joshi. I’m a senior graphic design major at Drexel University, and I just spent six months with Netplus as a Co-Op. This past summer, I have been exposed to so many new experiences—from designing emails and social media content, to collaborating on new brand identities and marketing campaigns. I have learned so much about how to be a stronger designer in the real world. Therefore, I wanted to convey my time here in a creative way, so the following infographic is a glim... Read More

Why We Love Philly: Reading Terminal Market

A quick skim at our client list makes one thing immediately clear: our passion for digital marketing is only matched by our love of food. And I am definitely no exception. Making food, eating it, watching food-related TV shows—if it’s about food, I’m all over it. So it goes without saying that one of the best perks about working in Philly is all the amazing lunch options within walking distance of our office. But you can’t talk about food in Philly without noting the mecca of good eats: ... Read More

Hello, Netplus: A Quick Q&A With Our Creatives

Here at Netplus, we pride ourselves on being open to wild ideas and big asks. We work in small, cross-functional teams and offer a different kind of value to both our clients and employees: complete collaboration. A perfect example: our creative department. After all, what’s digital marketing without some crazy creatives? But even though our backgrounds, disciplines and personalities may vary, we all share two things: a passion to produce awesome work for our clients and a love for bubble tea... Read More

Why We Love Philly: Painting The Town With Mural Arts

Philly has long been known as the City of Brotherly Love, but over the years it has earned another nickname: the City of Murals. The city’s renaissance of murals is thanks to the Mural Arts program, established by Jane Golden in 1984 as part of the Anti-Graffiti Network. Over 30 years later, Philly proudly boasts the most murals in the world with more than 3,800. But the motives of Mural Arts is more than the beautification of the city. Dedicated to the simple, but powerful idea that art igni... Read More

Hello, Netplus: Client Strategy Manager Jen Cole

Here at Netplus, we pride ourselves on being open to wild ideas and big asks. We work in small, cross-functional teams and offer a different kind of value to both our clients and employees: complete collaboration. Jen Cole is one of Netplus’ client strategy managers; her laser-focused communications and strategic skills keep our clients and teams working harmoniously together toward one goal: serious business impact. Jen’s expert knowledge of digital marketing combined with her humorous and ... Read More

4 Things You Need When Building a Smart Home

With the ever-expanding list of devices that connect our world and claim to better our lives, choosing the right products for your smart home can be daunting. The fact is it’s an emerging market with a variety of ways to connect and control aspects of your home and new gadgets are introduced all the time. So where do you start? Focus on these four areas to help build the smart home that works for you. Source: SmartThings 1) Devices Lighting, thermostats, contact/motion sensors, cameras, speake... Read More

An Optimist, a Realist and an ENTP Enter a Room…

Sounds like the beginning of an existential joke, right? It’s not. This is my team. Together, we make up the content strategy department at Netplus. We have one simple goal: we make great content work. And I find us to be a mighty team of three—a social media specialist, a copywriter and me, a content strategy director. We spend our days ideating and debating over content, ushering ideas through a labyrinth of hoops and constraints to determine whether or not any pass the test. What is the t... Read More

Striking the Right Note

When I first started at Netplus, one of the first things I noticed about my desk location was its proximity to the Spotify music station. We’re talking less than five feet away. The truth is it’s been both a blessing and a burden, but one that I’ve come to fully embrace. It also made me realize the impact that music has on my own creative process and the agency at large on a day-to-day basis. Photo by Anton Ponomarev. Source: Unsplash Music to Our Ears There’s a reason why almost every m... Read More