The Most Desirable Quality of the New Hire in the Web Industry

The question came up - “Who is your dream hire?” - during the January event hosted by the Triangle Interactive Media Association (read my intro to the TIMA event here). What makes someone a desirable member of the team? The Panel, of course, came up with a wide range of answers - some funny and some serious. I am always interested in hearing what business leaders within the web industry have to say about the kind of people they want on their team. I know plenty of talented individuals Read More >>

The Mayans Were Wrong, The Web is Alive and Growing

2013 is going to be a huge year on the Web and here at OnWired. To start the year off in the right direction, we will be sharing occasional tips and news we feel may benefit you and grow your business. We’d love to grab your hand and lead the way to this brave new web world of online marketing. Our first four tips (and yeah a tiny sales pitch): Design Still Matters Just not how it used to. The focus is less on the “wow” factor and more on the user interface and getting tasks completed. Read More >>

Self Awareness | One of the Most Powerful (and Underutilized) Tools

This is a part three (and the conclusion) to a mini blog series that I’ve been working to develop. (Wait…did I just hear a sigh of relief?!) I’ve been marinating on the panel discussion from the January TIMA event and really taking ownership of the question (and answer) to “What is the most desirable quality of the New Hire in the web industry?” (see previous blog). And I had just ended with… The discussion took an interesting turn when someone - I can’t really remember who is Read More >>

Predicting the Future with TIMA

It was my distinct pleasure on Wednesday to attend the year’s first panel event, “The Futurists,” hosted by the Triangle Interactive Media Association, TIMA for short (in case you didn’t know). Have you heard of TIMA? I hadn’t until this past Fall - it was when a friend of mine, another online diva, mentioned that her company was planning to send her to TIMA’s 2012 Internet Summit and…had I heard?…and was I going too? I literally LOL’d (laughed out loud). I was in the middle Read More >>

New (Pretty) Faces at OnWired

It’s a new year and we’ve hit the ground running to keep up with projects that have carried over from last year and new projects that we’ve confirmed since the Holidays. We’re also assimilating our new faces. Have you checked-in to see the new members to our Team? If not, you should. We promise they’re pretty. First, we’d like to introduce Laura Schuchart (see her OW bio here). She is our new Client Marketing Consultant. And you’ll have an opportunity to speak with her Read More >>