News & Thoughts

From announcements to deep-dive blog posts, here’s the pulse of what Blend is thinking.

Always Be Learning: 2016 South Dakota Code Camp Report

  • Nov. 15 2016

More than a hundred local developers — including a contingent from Blend Interactive  came together recently to participate in the 2016 South Dakota Code Camp.

Blend Honored With 2016 Workplace Excellence Award

  • Oct. 06 2016

Sioux Empire Society for Human Resource Management recognizes Blend for strong culture of empowerment and growth at South Dakota Safety and Health Conference. 

Embe’s ’Camp CEO‘ Visits Blend

  • Aug. 08 2016

Middle school girls get the low-down on what it takes to be a #LADYBOSS.

Announcing Now What? Conference 2017

  • Aug. 02 2016

Join us in the lab for two days of insightful talks and hands-on workshops about how to maintain and improve your website.

Rationality in CMS implementation planning

  • Deane Barker
  • Jul. 06 2016

You do not need to surrender your entire project to a content management system. Chief strategy officer Deane Barker explains.

From Dogs to Horseshoes: Blend Caught Having Fun

  • Jun. 27 2016

An Argus Leader article on Friday fun times featured Blend having a horseshoe party.

Proposals Are Like First Dates

  • Deane Barker
  • Jun. 07 2016

True story: some development firms lie through their teeth in proposals. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

Flying Squirrel Book Hits the Market

  • May. 27 2016

Web Content Management: Systems, Features, and Best Practices by Deane Barker explains CMS ecosystem. 

 

“The Self-Directed Strategist” — Confab 2016

  • Corey Vilhauer
  • May. 21 2016

Blend’s User Experience Strategist Corey Vilhauer spoke this week at Confab Central 2016 in Minneapolis, Minnesota about building a content strategy practice and managing organizational change.

Wrapping up Now What? Conference 2016

  • May. 04 2016

We created an event that focuses on how to care for our websites, how to write great content, and how to track effectiveness.

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