TJA Team Talent: Cristin Andrews

Meet TJA’s Money Lady! Born and raised in Tempe, Arizona, Cristin and her husband Matt will be celebrating nine years of marriage this month! As an Arizona State University graduate with a bachelor’s of science degree in management from the WP Carey School of Business, Cristin is responsible for managing all things money at TJA, […]

20 Ways TJAers Take Our Coffee

In honor of National Coffee Day, we would like to share the many ways that we TJAers take our coffee as well as some of our favorite local coffee houses! Who knows…maybe we’ll even inspire you to stray from your ‘usual’ the next time you’re ordering your morning coffee. [ezcol_1quarter] 1. One and One 5. Drip […]

How to Write a Compelling Call-to-Action

Building a relationship can be tricky business. Too much attention and you’ve smothered them. Too little attention and they lose interest. The wrong kind of attention and…well, we’ve all seen the headlines. Imagine your target audience as someone you’d like to ask on a date. You’ve seen the person around and have (um, hopefully) communicated […]

20 of our Favorite Mobile Apps

With over 1.5 million  mobile apps available to smartphone users, it can be difficult to decide which ones are the best to download, especially when you have limited space. We know that everyone has different interests when it comes to app downloading…but we wanted to share our top 20 favorite mobile apps we have on […]

Advice to New & Aspiring Graphic Designers

I have so far enjoyed five months of employment as a junior graphic designer with The James Agency. I was extremely lucky in landing where I have and am still not quite sure exactly which celestial bodies aligned the day I was offered a job here. Identifying as an aspiring designer myself, I want to […]

20 Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

If you’re obsessed with Instagram and want to know about the best, coolest, most interesting accounts with the most incredible, mouth-watering, jaw-dropping and creative photography, we’ve made it easy for you. Here is a nice list of our top 20 favorite Instagram accounts to follow. From fashion bloggers, to adorable puppies and piggies, to comedians, to […]

5 Guidelines for Award Winning Emails

Oh, the dreaded email. Whether starting at a new company, or bringing on a new client into your existing company, that same middle school “don’t mess up because everyone is watching” mentality is always lingering. A flubbed email will be added to your permanent record and can come up at any time to haunt you. Usually […]

20 Spotify Playlists To Listen To While You Work

In the FastCompany article, “How Music Affects Your Productivity,” Gregory Ciotti discusses a series of experiments that investigate the relationship between listening to music during the performance of repetitive work and efficiency in performing those tasks. The results gave strong support to the theory that economic benefits can occur from the use of music in […]

How to Build Lasting, Healthy Relationships with Clients

Whether you choose to believe it or not, the relationships you have with your clients say more about your company than almost anything else. Forming these relationships seems simple on the surface, but they take time, effort and patience from both sides. The relationships you build are an essential component to not only your success, […]