A Failure to Act Against Climate Change Now Risks Lives

  By: Shannon Bugos, Communications and Writing Manager at Truman National Security Project and the editor-in-chief of the Doctrine Blog. Views expressed here are her own. Released the day following Thanksgiving, a … Read More

Under Trump, America Continues To Lose Credibility As A Leader, And An Economic Power

19 of 20 World Leaders Just Pledged to Fight Climate Change. Trump Was the Lone Holdout. “The United States reiterates its decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement.” It is telling that on … Read More

I Hate To Hear People Say These Things

DISCLAIMER: I was guilty of this as well in the past! The midterm elections are over (except for a few close-race recounts), and I hear two things all the time on social and traditional media that … Read More

Midterm Election Results Saw Republicans Suffer Worst House Defeat In U.S. History Based On Popular Vote

BY GREG PRICE ON 11/21/18 AT 9:50 AM Despite President Donald Trump’s claim of a tremendous victory in this month’s midterm elections, Democrats pulled off the biggest midterm victory in the country’s … Read More

HOW Magazine: The Ultimate Guide To Gifts For Designers And Creatives

By: Maya P. Lim | November 16, 2018 Designers can be hard to shop for (especially when “shopping” for each other). We like things like ampersands. We get excited about color palettes. We’re hyper-opinionated about … Read More

Schmitt Collective Takes Part In Research Used In WaPo Op-Ed

Schmitt Collective is honored to be involved in some of the research behind this Op-Ed in today’s Washington Post from Adam Green, co-founder of The Progressive Change Campaign Committee and … Read More

Trying To Hit A Moving Target Is Really Hard, But Not Impossible

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, 2018 Facebook Rolls Out News Feed Algorithm Update to Disincentivize Controversial Content This is an interesting move from Facebook. In a long letter addressing Facebook’s progress in tackling the … Read More

Hey Schmitt Collective, Where Are Your White Pages And Samples?

Hey, that’s a fair question! While Scott Schmitt, Partner of Schmitt Collective has been in the design and social media industry for over 20 years, Schmitt Collective is a new entity. As a new startup, … Read More

One Thing We Can Do To Make America A Better Place For All

Trying to regroup and recover after the elections. Some big wins and some heartbreaking losses. And yet Trump continues to dismantle the judicial process in his favor while inciting violence from white-fragility infused hate groups. Read More

Hiding In Plain Sight

The answer to your quandary is right there, in front of you. It’s just that it involves more work, more risk or more trade-offs than you were hoping for. -Seth Godin https://seths.blog/ … Read More