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Damn, You're good!

We wanted a way to reward each other for living our newly refreshed values. Why? Because we really believe in our values – they’re true to who we are and who we aspire to be every day. So, with a budget and a blessing from our CEO, we designed “Damn, You’re Good!”, Brilliant Ink’s first peer-to-peer rewards and recognition program.

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Internal Communications
“Almost all good writing begins with terrible first efforts”

When in the midst of heavy writing projects for clients, I find myself looking for additional sources of inspiration to help me tackle what sometimes feels unsurmountable at first – editing, content development, messaging, the list goes on.

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Just for Fun
Brilliant Inspo

A couple of months ago, I found myself feeling stuck. So, I began a personal quest to re-ignite my creative mojo. Guess what? By intentionally setting aside time to invite in creativity, I’ve taken new design risks, brought new creativity into my work and generally been happier.

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Employee Experience
CORPORATE PRIDE

Happy Pride! With June in our rearview, we’re taking a look at how Pride celebrations showed up in the corporate world, how companies are celebrating their people and how Pride is being used as a marketing tool.

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Diversity & Inclusion
Working from home can save the world

Working from home -- companies spend less money, people are more productive and the planet’s heart beats a little stronger.

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Employee Experience
Oh Baby, Baby

We also create a lot of little humans, or as we like to call them, Brilliant Babies. As our team gets ready to welcome two new mamas back to our ranks, it got me thinking about the complexities of parental leave and the even trickier bit -- returning to work. 

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Employee Experience