Meet Aja Reutzel

Support staff members to Element 74 are like what bread is to butter; a necessity! That's why we are excited to announce our newest member to the E74 family, Aja Reutzel! Aja, our new support specialist, comes to us from Southeast Missouri State University where he is pursuing a degree in mass communications with an emphasis on public relations. Although ...  Read More

Community Counseling Center; Giving Mental Illness the Attention It Deserves

Approximately 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. experience mental illness in a given year; that’s 43.8 million people. So as you could imagine, nonprofit behavioral health organizations like Community Counseling Center are more than necessary. During their last fiscal year (2014-2015), CCC has served nearly 7,500 patients of all ages in five Missouri counties. Those patients repeatedly have quarterly, monthly ...  Read More

How to Use Snapchat for Your Business

Now that Snapchat has hit an all-time high with 500 million Snapchat Stories posted per day, you’re bound to have at least a handful of current or future customers that are using the social media platform, and viewing content posted on it by others multiple times a day. Whether you’ve jumped on the bandwagon or not, Snapchat is making a huge impact ...  Read More

How To Turn Your Email Into A Supercharged Task List

I'm a Project Manager at a busy Digital Production Company. What does that mean? Well, for starters it means keeping countless client interactions organized, keeping production moving on dozens of different projects, and making sure I never forget anything. So, how does someone like me keep everything straight? There are a ton of organizational tools, apps, and software out there. ...  Read More

Why Your Summer Needs Turfworks

Summer has a way of making life a little more fun and a little less taxing. Is it the memory of that last day of school? The pools and sprinklers? Maybe just the simple fact that we don’t have to put on two layers of clothing to step outside? Either way, summer is a time to take very seriously. Yes, ...  Read More

7 Digital Tools I Can’t Live Without

When you work at a digital production company it's important to have an arsenal full of digital tools to help you get your work done - tools that increase efficiency and creativity. Here are seven such tools that I can't live without. I think you'll find them pretty useful, too! 7. LightShot This is my favorite to tell people about. ...  Read More