Monthly Archives: September 2012

Everlasting Education

Posted on September 25, 2012 by vanwestmedia

An article in the Times last Saturday stressed the importance of defining your craft, particularly if your craft is computer centric.  Today simply being a computer consultant is no longer specia … Continue reading →

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Balancing Acts

Posted on September 21, 2012 by vanwestmedia

[caption id="attachment_1245" align="alignnone" width="220" caption="photo courtesy of"][/caption] This week's Wired Opinion Article written by the smart John Maeda stressed the … Continue reading →

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How to Bring Them Back.

Posted on September 18, 2012 by vanwestmedia

Staying inspired can be a daunting, but necessary task.  As a marketer, business, or web site developer its your job to stay creative...and it may also be a great move to keep your customers creati … Continue reading →

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Friday Tips For Emails.

Posted on September 14, 2012 by vanwestmedia

[caption id="attachment_1225" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="photo courtesy of"][/caption] Thinking of sending some final emails before the weekend starts?  Read this b … Continue reading →

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Learning from our Canidates

Posted on September 13, 2012 by vanwestmedia

Today we're going to move out of the Internet, into your business practice, and take a cue from this guy: Today we're looking at Public Speaking Techniques.  What better place to start than the De … Continue reading →

Why Blog?

Posted on September 12, 2012 by vanwestmedia

In the last ten years blogs have gone from unchartered territory to a practical business tool.  Interesting progression?  We think so.  Remember what it did for Julie Powell? (more…) … Continue reading →

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Website Design: A Closer Look

Posted on September 04, 2012 by vanwestmedia

2012 brought a new outlook on web design.  With the affordability of smartphones, web designers have been thinking more about the mobile experience than ever before.  We also took a step forward i … Continue reading →