Category Archives: Just for Fun

OKD Marketing is a Google All-Star

OKD Marketing is proud to announce we have been recognized by Google Partners as a Google All-Star. Continue reading

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Why Facebook is better for business than it is for you

True or false: Facebook has made the world a better place. Sure, I find it interesting to see what my Grade 8 class has been up to over the years and, yes, Facebook made organizing a bachelor party much easier … Continue reading

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My Trip to the 2014 FIFA World Cup

On June 14, my brother and I departed for Rio de Janeiro. In Rio, we stayed on Copacabana Beach, and attended 5 World Cup games at the famous Estádio do Maracanã. The last time Brazil played a game at Maracanã … Continue reading

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Intern Chronicles v. 2

The fun and hard work has continued at OKD since my last blog post. I’ve been doing a mix of jobs, including packaging items to send to bloggers, searching the internet for new bloggers, and researching tips for a few … Continue reading

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Intern Chronicles v. 1

When I found out that I’d have the opportunity to help out at OKD this summer, I was ecstatic. I attended the University of British Columbia this year, and as my school year was coming to an end I began … Continue reading

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Take Your Dog to Work Day

Today we are celebrating Take Your Dog to Work Day at OKD! We are joined by 8 of our pet companions today, and they are all getting along extremely well (so far!). It has been said time and time again … Continue reading

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Dear Pantone….

We are calling Pantone to get a custom colour created for the Canadian Women’s Hockey Team. Now hopefully the Men’s Hockey Team can do the same!

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A Day in the Life: Nicholas Olynyk

Your Full Name: Nicholas Olynyk Position: Digital and Emerging Media Analyst Number of Years Working in the Advertising Industry: 5 What is your typical day like? My day (provided there are no urgent requests) usually starts with me checking all … Continue reading

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It is February—How are your resolutions doing?

Quit smoking? Still on your diet or exercise program?  Hopefully you are still being nice to your neighbors and co-workers! Don’t give up!  It’s common for many to have given up already, and others to be on the verge.  There … Continue reading

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John’s New Zealand Adventure

Sitting here in the Canadian winter, I find myself reflecting on my New Zealand vacation during their winter.  New Zealand is 16 time zones (or 18 during our winter) ahead of central Canada.  It is also on the other side … Continue reading

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