Fun Friday: Insane Y...

Together, people all over the world watch six billion hours of video on YouTube each month. That’s almost an hour for every person on Earth. As ads run before almost every video, that’s pretty great news for brands. But do you think YouTube commercials have an influence on people?...

Throwback Thursday: Female Firsts Aug07

Throwback Thursday: ...

Lately, the media and social media have shed a lot of light on pro-feminism and antifeminism movements. With the help of UN Ambassador Emma Watson, the UN Women helped stand up for women’s rights to laugh in public when the Turkish deputy prime minister said in a controversial speech that...

Wisdom.Applied Wedne...

Recently, Korean Pop Star Psy’s 2012 viral music video for “Gangnam Style” became the first video to reach 2 billion views on YouTube. “Gangnam Style” is also often credited with bring Korean Pop (often referred to as K-Pop) into the U.S. media spotlight. The accessibility of YouTube has...

Two for Tuesday: Cor...

If a brand wants to revitalize and promote itself today, it seemingly no longer turns to the traditional, glistening creativity of advertising agencies. Rather, major businesses have begun to lean on the heartstrings of their public, and, in turn, they have begun to create relationships of...

Trending News Monday...

The epic music festival known as Lollapalooza came and went this weekend, and the concert dominated the news in Chicago from surprise guest performances and appearances, alleged police brutality and damages left to Grant Park. This Trending News Monday, let’s take a look at some of the...

Fun Friday: Midtown ...

Recently, we at The San Jose Group were able to introduce both our agency culture and the advertising industry to some special guests. This Fun Friday, let’s hear a bit about the event from one of our Junior Executives, Kristen Schumacker.  The San Jose Group welcomed DePaul University...