Freelancers Union: 8 books that will improve your freelancing in 2019

By Chastity Cooper Freelancers, take some time out of your schedule to pick up a book today. These will help boost your creativity and your business. Congratulations! You made it through the first month of 2019. By now, you should… Read More

The women running for president are breaking the rules of branding

The most diverse field of presidential candidates ever is also pushing the color of campaign branding like never before. BY DEROY PERAZA American political campaign branding has been dominated by red, white, and blue for far too long. Yes, these… Read More

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 PRICEON 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 history by claiming… 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… 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… 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