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Your Agency, Your People: Making Your Workplace Happy, Healthy and Safe

Second Wind
5/11/2022

Most of us who’ve been in the business world ...

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Ten Things Every Employer Deserves

Second Wind
5/11/2022

The employer-employee relationship is a two-way street. Just as employees ...

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Use the Monthly BYOC to Improve Agency Performance

Second Wind
4/6/2022

Many smaller agency owners are so wrapped up in day-to-day ...

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How’s Your Leadership Growing?

Second Wind
3/11/2022

It is a well-established fact that agencies with better leadership ...

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Let’s Start the New Year Right

Second Wind
1/7/2022

Agency business planning is something we at Second Wind talk ...

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Planning to Meet Next Year's Challenges

Planning to Meet This Year's Challenges

Second Wind
1/3/2022

Another year came racing to a close. It’s time ...

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New Year’s Resolutions… or Mere Wishes?

Beth James
12/30/2021

I had an interesting, and inspiring, discussion while dining with ...

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Seven Essential Strategies for Your Agency in the New Year

Second Wind
12/27/2021

Another year has come and gone: now it’s time ...

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Growing an Agency All Comes Down to This…

Second Wind
12/22/2021

A number of years ago, AdAge ran a great article ...

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Four Essentials for Better Agency Management

Beth James
10/13/2021

We’ve written a lot about finding the right people ...

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The Perfect Complement: Finding the Right Partner Is About Balance

Deborah Budd
10/6/2021

Advertising agencies are usually fun places to work. They are ...

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Manage Uncontrolled Growth

How Do You Manage Uncontrolled Growth?

Deborah Budd
9/15/2021

We should all have such a problem, right? Yet it ...

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Open Books Test

Second Wind
9/6/2021

In our opinion, there was nothing more dreaded in college ...

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Building an Organization That Helps Employees Stay—and Lead

Deborah Budd
5/12/2021

Unhappy employees either quit and leave, or they quit and ...

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Are You a Boss or a Leader?

Deborah Budd
4/15/2021

What comes to mind when I say the word “boss ...

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How to Maintain Your Agency’s Culture During a Pandemic

Jessica Butler
2/11/2021

You may have read the title of this article and ...

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What's the Plan? Agency Business Planning

Second Wind
1/19/2021

I remember well how, as each year waned, my agency ...

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To Ask or Not To Ask for Forgiveness (for the PPP)

Jessica Butler
12/7/2020

This year has been one for the books, for many ...

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PTO vs. Sick Days: Signaling Trust, Managing Negative Behavior

PTO vs. Sick Days: Signaling Trust, Managing Negative Behavior

Deborah Budd
9/29/2020

PTO (paid time off) has become the dominant policy among ...

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Consultants Can’t Do Their Jobs Unless You Let Them

Consultants Can’t Do Their Jobs Unless You Let Them

Deborah Budd
8/20/2020

Ad agencies, like many other kinds of businesses, hire consultants ...

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