News & Thoughts

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

Beyond Blend

Blend Introduces Summer Hours

  • May. 31 2018

In an effort to spread a bit of summer cheer, Blend is officially implementing Summer Hours. More sun. More fun. Shorter Friday hours.

Build Your Digital Writing Toolbox

    Scott Kubie
  • Jan. 30 2018

In advance of Now What? Workshops, we’re featuring short interviews with our smart and wonderful workshop speakers. This week, we talk to Scott Kubie about the idea of a digital writing toolbox — and what a toolbox does to help writers get better footing and facilitate collaboration.

On Attending Workshops

  • Jan. 24 2018

In advance of Now What? Workshops, we wanted to talk a little about why workshops are the best, complete with an interview from a former workshop attendee — Mel Peterson of Diamond Mowers.

Content Structure: An Editor’s Perspective

    Laura Creekmore
  • Jan. 12 2018

In advance of Now What? Workshops, we’re featuring short interviews with our smart and wonderful workshop speakers. This week, we talk to Laura Creekmore about the basics of content structure, editorial structure, and how it helps both streamline and standardize the content we create for our site users.

Corey Vilhauer on The Write Now Podcast

  • Dec. 05 2017

Blend's User Experience Architect Corey Vilhauer was a guest on The Write Now Podcast with Sarah Werner this week, where the two of them discussed everything from how live changes the writing process to how to find a voice through practice and failure.

CEO Karla Santi Joins Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce

  • Nov. 02 2017

There’s a value in not just understanding the city and state you are a part of, but also participating in it. With that in mind, Blend CEO Karla Santi has been busy acting as Blend’s ambassador across the Sioux Falls area, all starting with her appointment to the Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

Road Update: August and September 2017

    Blend Interactive
  • Sep. 21 2017

Five weeks can go by pretty quickly, and when most of Blend seems to be making appearances at conferences and events, it’s easy to lose track of where we’ve gone. So, allow us to look back at the past five weeks. 

Bike to Work Week 2017 Gets Blend Team Moving

  • May. 24 2017

Not only did we ride our bikes, but one of us won a t-shirt, too. 

Blend Employees Head Back to School

  • Mar. 06 2017

Stint as Junior Achievement volunteers sends four Blend employees back to the classroom. 

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.

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