Monthly Archives: June 2013

Learn More, and Think Less

While I understand the appeal of the Don Draper moment where your wits and clever quick thinking get you out of a difficult situation, the reality of modern day marketing is far from that fantasy.  The truth of the matter … Continue reading

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We’re Hiring For Our Account Team

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST.  THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED. OKD Marketing is hiring an Account Manager/Account Director. OKD is in the fortunate position of needing more resources to support some existing clients that are growing, and some new clients … Continue reading

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Facebook’s New Product Announcement

Facebook sent out invites for a new product announcement, happening on June 20, to a select group of people (I was not one of them) with a simple message: A small teams has been working on a big idea Join … Continue reading

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It’s a Nerd’s World

It’s a Nerd’s World Now In this industry, we may all want to be Don Drapers, the person who sees the big picture, and delivers the big results.  But the truth of the matter is much less glamorous, and clients … Continue reading

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Fathers’ Day at OKD

Working with your father can be an intimidating prospect for many, but here at OKD we have 3 fathers who work with their children every day.  With Fathers’ Day around the corner, we thought we would take the time to … Continue reading

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Working for Miracles

For the past five years I have a had the opportunity to be involved with the Walk for Miracles, presented by Walmart, where I’ve helped plan the event in its 12 cities across Canada, along with 11 other Walk Coordinators, … Continue reading

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Facebook Introduces #Hashtags

Facebook has been talking about this for months now, but Hashtags have finally arrived! Like most of their releases, hashtags are available to a select group of consumers and businesses, with the general roll out occurring of the coming weeks. … Continue reading

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Rediscovering the Virtue of Simplicity

“I know there’s a farmer out there somewhere who never wants a PC and that’s fine with me.” – Bill Gates My usual morning at OKD begins with a Starbucks, a short commute to the office and the chime of … Continue reading

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