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The Passive-aggressive Period

A while back I chanced upon a Thrillist article titled “Why You Should Never End a Text Message with a Period.” In it, the author discussed a Binghamton University study which determined that the use — or omission — of a period in a brief text message can actually alter the recipient’s interpretation. Consider: Are you mad […]

Campaigns for Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Recognized by Healthcare Marketing Report

An expansive collection of Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare advertising campaign work has been recognized by Healthcare Marketing Report as part of their 33rd Annual Healthcare Advertising Awards. Concepted and produced by Jigsaw, the pieces won a total of 25 awards, including Best in Show, 10 Gold, six Silver, four Bronze and four Merit. The Healthcare Advertising […]

eHealthcare Recognizes Jigsaw Client’s Winning Strategy

It’s always great seeing Jigsaw partners find success in their online marketing, which is why we were pleased to learn eHealthcare Strategy & Trends recently shared some well-deserved love for our client Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. The article focused on web analytics and Wheaton’s Director of Digital Marketing, Jaimie Somlai, where she shared her experiences revamping […]

10 Questions with Jigsaw Newbies: Marty Defatte

Marty never gets tired of “hey, McFly!” jokes, which is why he feels so at-home at Jigsaw. A music-lover at heart, he finds great solace in the simple poetry of a perfectly optimized website, from the subtle nuances of well-formatted CSS to the crisp interludes of a rousing mobile-first execution. He takes an almost sadistic […]

10 Questions with Jigsaw Newbies: Heather Bolyard

Jigsaw n00b? Not entirely. After enjoying a year of Jigsaw back in 2009, Heather took a five-year hiatus before realizing what she’d been missing. She’s now happily returned to the fold as a Senior Art Director, where she’s already contributed an impressive number of glorious designs, often coupled with mind-bending typos. Hobbies include helping dogs […]

Who dunnit?

This past Wednesday (November 18th) Milwaukee awoke to a surprise—nearly 20 various-sized large wooden crates had appeared throughout the city at public locations. Clearly marked as the “Property of the Milwaukee Art Museum” and mysteriously stenciled with uncrated.org and a unique crate number, the crates were obviously meant to get people excited about the Museum’s […]

Movie Products Made Real – Our Wishlist

So you may have heard that Pepsi is launching a special limited edition “Pepsi Perfect,” the very Pepsi product that Marty McFly ordered during his visit to 2015 from 1985. It was merely a fictional product, but has now been brought to life for a mere $20+ bottle. It’s a fun concept, and while Pepsi […]

10 Questions with Jigsaw Newbies: Cory Ampe

Cory’s rap sheet includes everything from pseudonymously writing erotic fiction to working as a costumed mascot in the sanitary supply industry—and yet she thinks the most interesting thing about herself is that John Waters once touched her kidney. She loves working with creatives, strategists, and clients to bring ideas to fruition. When she’s not keeping […]

Get Back in the Game

Despite best laid plans, there’s often a time when baby boomers go boom. Quite literally. Whether it’s a torn ACL, hip or shoulder pain, or a bad back, this group of 45- to 70-year-olds refuses to limp off into the sunset. Rather than give up the sport or activity they love—like the generation before them—the […]

Happy Hamburg(la)r Day

So today is National Hamburger Day. I only just now learned this, otherwise I would have celebrated with a burger for lunch instead of a stupid salad. But now I need to find some other way to mark the occasion. Actually, it does get me thinking about the well-covered Hamburglar buzz from a few weeks […]

Beautiful Campaign?

Is Dove’s latest campaign a masterful peek into female psychology, or yet another narrow attempt to sell products in the name of female empowerment? Seems the jury is still out. But many are not afraid to voice their opinions on what is arguably the most talked about video to have come out in recent memory. […]