Archives - 'Agency Culture'

Teaching an old agency dog, a new 5 p.m. trick

You know how a dog tilts its head when he or she is trying to understand what you’re saying? That was me at 5 p.m. on November 24. I was... Read more>>

Giving back all year round

'Tis the season for giving. As Two Rivers Marketing celebrates the holidays and reflects on all there is to be thankful for in 2017, we... Read more>>

The office gift giving guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — the halls are decked, the sleigh bells are jingling, and you have no idea what to buy for... Read more>>

Employee benefit ideas to promote work/life balance

*I used my VTO perk to chaperone a fourth-grade field trip where we harvested wildflower seeds for prairie... Read more>>

13 promises every working mom should make before traveling

It's been a little over a month since the kids went back to school. My colleagues will tell you I was a hot mess when I came to work on the... Read more>>

5 things I learned after switching from in-house marketing to an agency

This summer I celebrated my one-year work anniversary at Two Rivers Marketing. As a new associate, I was coming from several years of... Read more>>

Perk up your employees with unexpected benefits

Ah, summer. Growing up, it meant sleep-away camps, putting in some serious hours at the pool and, above all else, a three-month break from... Read more>>

Collectively glamorous

I once heard someone describe advertising as a “secondary glamour industry.” (Secondary, I assume, to the “primary glamour... Read more>>

What am I doing in Iowa?

By the time I graduated college, I had lived in 12 different cities. Three of those were out of the country, and none of them were in Iowa.... Read more>>

Celebrating three wins at the American Advertising Awards

On February 25, Two Rivers Marketing brought home three awards from the American Advertising Awards presented by American Advertising... Read more>>