“You’ve got mail.” Could you imagine if all of our incoming emails still said this? I think our team would collectively pull its hair out.
The majority of Metis’ internal communication takes place on project management platform (and client) Basecamp – a conscious move to help free us from email’s...
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Now playing on LinkedIn: hashtags and improved search. Remember when you scheduled a LinkedIn post in Hootsuite or Buffer, later realizing it had an un-clickable hashtag? Thanks...Read More
Can you feel it?
Letters of intent are signed and players have been drafted. The marching bands are practicing formations. Bets have been made and fantasy teams compiled. Tom Brady is suspended (again). For months, our hearts and minds have been woefully deprived of America’s greatest treasure:...Read More
Productivity: the business blog topic that just won’t quit. Every week, new articles promise cures for the 3 p.m. crash (or an entire seasonal slump). We’ve shared our personal tips for staying on track, including the best locations to work, how to run productive meetings and ways to multitask...Read More
Watch out, world – Beantown is coming for you. A recent study by real estate services firm CRBE, titled “2016 Scoring Tech Talent,” found that Boston is the tech industry’s No. 1 talent exporter. The city is fueling a good portion of tech growth in San Francisco, but at home, Boston universities...Read More
As marketing, advertising, social media and content strategy continue to evolve, capturing someone’s attention is harder than ever. Sometimes, even the internet seems to be working against you – 40 percent of customers bounce from websites that take even three seconds to load.
In this fast-paced...Read More
Google Fiber is making moves in Boston this week, buying San Francisco-based high-speed wireless provider Webpass Inc. This acquisition has Hiawatha Bray of the Boston Globe guessing Google’s motives: Does this mean that Boston will be getting Google Fiber sometime soon? Not necessarily, as neither...Read More
We all have different ways to unwind and relax – we even made a list of Metis employees’ favorite ways. Personally, I’m a video gamer. There aren’t many game types that I won’t play, but my personal favorite genre is multiplay online battle arena (MOBA) defend-our-base, online, team-centric games....Read More
A great office culture is the product of a few ingredients: team chemistry, a get-stuff-done attitude and support from a group that recognizes and celebrates wins. That’s why we balance our time creating integrated campaigns (that win awards) with killer seasonal outings and casual hangouts alike....Read More