Year in Review: Best of 2016 Campaigns

So clever you wish you’d thought of it: Ikea Ikea is like Christmas morning – but on any day of the year. One simply can’t drive by Ikea and not get lost in the madness that lies in its midst. Ikea has always kept its advertising simple. True to form, Ikea introduced brilliant, simple ideas…
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AUTHOR Jenifer McAbee CATEGORY Advertising, Entertainment, Marketing

CEO in the City

In August, I took a sabbatical of sorts from Saxum, the agency I founded 13 years ago, and moved to New York with my wife and two young boys. We rented an apartment and I set out to explore the city. Twenty-four meetings later, eight of which were with New York agency heads, I noticed…
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AUTHOR Jenifer McAbee CATEGORY Industry Expertise, Marketing, Tips and Tricks

Marketing to the Modern Patient

Today’s patient wants it all – expertise, convenience and individualized care. They appreciate advancements and technology, but the patient experience is tied more to how you make them feel. There is more data and insight available than ever before to help effectively market to the modern patient, but all of this data can be overwhelming.…
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AUTHOR Jenifer McAbee CATEGORY Health, Industry Expertise, Marketing

Halloween Candy Culture

Evidence-Based Observations of Saxum’s Version of the Office Water Cooler You might be familiar with “the water cooler” as a gathering place in an office where everything from childhood stories to weird dreams from last night are shared among coworkers. While Saxum has an actual water cooler, over time, members of the Oklahoma City office…
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AUTHOR Jenifer McAbee CATEGORY Entertainment, Industry Expertise, Marketing

Virtual Reality – It’s BIG!

Think back to your high school history class – You may recall one of the things you studied was the Industrial Revolution. This was the period in our history that saw the transition to new manufacturing processes that changed the landscape of how the American workforce conducted their jobs. Breakthrough. Mind-blowing. This simply changed lives…
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AUTHOR Jenifer McAbee CATEGORY Creative, Digital, Industry Expertise, Marketing, News

Looking Back: Celebrating Saxum’s History

We’ve been feeling especially reflective around here the last few weeks, as Saxum recently celebrated its 13th anniversary. To commemorate, we’d like to take you on a walk down memory lane to reminisce on a few of our greatest milestones to date. If you’re not familiar with our early history, you may not know that…
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AUTHOR Jenifer McAbee CATEGORY Advertising, Creative, Digital, Energy, Industry Expertise, Marketing, News, PR

Saxum named to Inc. 5000 list for sixth consecutive year

Saxum’s continued growth in energy and other key sectors translates to rise in rankings amongst America’s elite Saxum, an integrated marketing communications agency offering public relations, advertising and digital services, was recently named one of the top 5,000 fastest growing companies by Inc. magazine. The company recognized a 74 percent three-year growth. This year marks…
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AUTHOR Jenifer McAbee CATEGORY Advertising, Creative, Digital, Marketing, News, PR

Instagram Stories: Color Us Impressed

Whether you’ve jumped on Team Instagram or are standing your ground and remaining loyal to Team Snapchat, it’s hard not to notice the serious advantages that have surfaced with Instagram’s newest Stories feature. The Design and Integration Kinda Rocks First, Stories placement in Instagram’s design alone should be attractive for both marketing and personal use.…
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AUTHOR Jenifer McAbee CATEGORY Digital, Industry Expertise, Marketing, Tips and Tricks

Audiences Crave Brand Authenticity

There is no shortage of information related to being  successful in business – countless webinars, YouTube videos, and social media experts claiming that their method will help your brand succeed. You’ve undoubtedly heard them: Work smarter, not harder. Create systems. Delegate, delegate, delegate. While each of these certainly has merit, and could easily help your…
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AUTHOR Jenifer McAbee CATEGORY Industry Expertise, Marketing