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As a college student (GO PACK!), I am constantly reminded of how important internship experience is for post-graduation. So, one day I did some research and found a marketing agency in downtown Raleigh that was looking for a Marketing Intern. I decided to apply and after two rounds of interviews, I received the great news that I got the job! I... read more
If somehow you missed one of our previous posts that explained what HUPPSA means and why it’s important to us, here’s a quick refresher: H: Helpful U: Upstanding P: Passionate P: Positive S: Smart A: Authentic These are our core values as a company, and the inspiration for this post is the S - Smart. Being smart means we need to keep... read more
Here at Coalmarch, there’s no such thing as a “slow week.” With over 50 current clients and only 20 employees, it’s safe to say there’s a lot of work to get done in any given week. At times, this can be overwhelming, but for the most part it just keeps things interesting – for me anyhow. With so many clients to keep track of (and let’s be real –... read more
Whether you’re a content strategist, inbound specialist, user experience designer, or some combination of the three, you have a hand in making changes to your clients’ websites. This means you play a part in affecting the conversion rate of those same sites. So with this many people producing content, making changes to messaging, and... read more
It all started when I was in sixth grade. I started a business selling my drawings to my classmates. A dime would get you a pretty good drawing, a quarter an even better one. But a dollar would get you a sixth grade work of art. We had the kind of desks that were a single unit with cubby storage under the seat- I kept my earnings in a jar there.... read more