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GX Magazine Design Team Wins Ozzie Award

Congrats to my friends from the GX magazine design team—part of iostudio (a design and marketing agency based in Nashville, TN)—for receiving a 2014 Ozzie Award! This national journalism competition recognizes the best in custom publishing. Our team beat out Delta Sky Magazine and others. Way to go!   SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave

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GX Magazine Named Finalist for Three Journalism Awards

GX magazine, an official publication of the U.S. Army National Guard, produced by the editorial and design team at iostudio in Nashville, Tenn., continues to excel in the publishing industry. Among the “top brass” of publishing minds, GX is well known and well respected, including by Dr. Samir Husni (, director of the University of… Continue reading GX Magazine Named Finalist for Three Journalism Awards

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Copy Editing for Higher Standards

Check out these quick tips on how to spend your time as an editor, editing for social media, and websites that’ll make your life easier in this ACES Editing Bootcamp recap! “Research shows dedicated readers (an hour or more per day) have higher standards. They are more concerned about professionalism and grammar than errors of… Continue reading Copy Editing for Higher Standards

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The Need for Design Thinking

Empathy and creative collaboration are at the forefront of innovative success. Learn more in this AAN 2014 Convention recap! On July 12, 2014, the final day of the AAN 2014 Convention, held in Nashville, TN, Justin Ferrell, instructor at Stanford University’s d.School discussed the importance of creative risk taking, experimentation, team collaboration and the effect… Continue reading The Need for Design Thinking