Recruit This! How to Use Content & Social to Jumpstart Your Recruiting & Retention Efforts

It’s no secret that recruiting challenges are top of mind for most employers. In fact, in 2018, approximately three quarters (72.8%) of companies struggled to find the right candidates for open positions. What’s more, retaining the employees you do find is also growing more difficult. Turnover is at an all-time high, increasing 22.9% over the last five years. Companies have tried just about everything to attract – and keep – the right people; from beer taps to bike share programs to out-of-this-world benefits. And while your employees undoubtedly appreciate those … Continue reading

Turning WTF into Work the Fun

Fun. It’s not always the first word that comes to mind when you think about work. But that doesn’t mean you can’t introduce the good times to your office (when appropriate). Whether you channel your inner Michael Scott and call it the Party Planning Committee or you come up with a clever name – here at ADG, it’s the WTF (aka Work the Fun) Committee – having a dedicated team to make sure you can play as hard as you work makes an enormous difference in an often stressful environment. … Continue reading

Welcome Home, ADDY Awards!

ADG Creative would like to extend a very warm welcome to our 4 newest ADDY Awards! Last night, the team brought home three silver and one gold award for ADG Creative, courtesy of the Baltimore American Advertising Awards – aka the ADDYs – put on by the American Advertising Federation of Baltimore. Here’s what we won: Silver, Online/Interactive Email Campaign – Euler Hermes Silver, Cross Platform, Self-Promotion – Gumbo & Mistletoe Gold, Sales & Marketing Special Event Materials – Gumbo & Mistletoe Silver, Sales & Marketing Advertising Industry Self-Promo – Gumbo … Continue reading

Touring the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center and Bloomberg Children’s Center

Thanks to longtime friend of the firm the Zachary Hebda Foundation, ADG had the incredible privilege of touring the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center and Bloomberg Children’s Center. We heard from research fellows about the groundbreaking cancer treatments and cures being developed and realized just how critical funding from private foundations like this one are to advancing the research. We often wonder where money given to charity actually goes. In this case, it has a direct, real-world impact on the kids fighting this disease. We left more committed than ever to continue our … Continue reading

For a Good Cause: The Zachary Hebda Foundation Gala

ADG Creative had the distinct honor of supporting the Zachary Hebda Foundation at their annual gala. In addition to attending the event, ADG supported our friends at the Hebda Foundation with collateral materials, as well as their brand new website. Take a look at some of the pictures from the gala:

Patting Ourselves on the Back: ADG Wins 3 ADDY Awards

At this year’s Baltimore American Advertising Awards – aka the ADDYs – put on by the American Advertising Federation of Baltimore, ADG Creative took home three awards: Gold for ADG’s Gumbo & Mistletoe 2017 integrated invitation, website, and environmentals design Two silvers for ADG’s Gumbo & Mistletoe 2017 invitation design Check out our fancy trophies!

Check Out ADG’s “Cool Digs”

We’ve always thought our digs were pretty cool – but now it’s official. ADG’s office in Columbia, Md. was recently featured in the Baltimore Business Journal’s ‘Cool Digs’ series. Click here to read the full article.

About ADG

ADG Creative is a strategic communications firm specializing in branding, interactive, learning and gaming, and software development. We combine process, experience and extraordinary creative talent to tell our customers' stories in unique, memorable and usually unexpected ways, leveraging both conventional and new media platforms.