Hi there, reader. I write you from a place of relief, satisfaction, gratitude, and humility… a place otherwise known as the first year of parenthood. So brush aside the Legos and pull up a chair. I want to share with you some of what the last 12 months have taught me.read more
As the Business Development & Marketing Manager for Reify, I get to check out so many new and cool tools. Recently, I’ve seen a lot of questions about and new uses for a free app that provides tons of social media content and hours of entertainment. And I want to share it with you!
Check out our guide to BITMOJI to learn more, and of course, shoot me a message if you have more ideas, want to share questions, or just want to show off your Bitmoji avatar!read more
Reify Media had a great time learning, connecting, and concocting new ideas at ATD Charlotte’s Day of Learning 2015! Thanks to all who stopped by our table to share their stories. We are already looking forward to Day of Learning 2017…hope to see you there!read more
Peachy Keen’s annual fall fashion show, this year themed Peach Dreams, has become a yearly, sold-out tradition for many Triangle fashionistas. Members of Reify Media’s executive team were on hand to enjoy a fun-filled evening of swag bags, live music, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, a runway fashion show, and a silent auction —all benefiting InterAct of Wake County.read more
All Things Open Raleigh 2015 explored open source, open tech, and the open web in enterprise. The two-day conference schedule was packed with keynotes, tutorials, workshops, networking opportunities, and creative human sign holding choreography…read more
Couldn’t attend WordCamp? Our recap will fix that!
Reify Media team members Vanessa Smith and Courtney McKone captured their major takeaways just to share with you. Their highlights of best practices and new tricks—from their different developer and marketing perspectives—will make you feel like you were there!read more
Reify Media is honored to be the new Web Development Sponsor for InStepp, Inc. President Sarah Glova shared this announcement with over 50 supporters of the organization on Saturday, September 26th at the 2015 Professional Women’s Brunch, hosted by InStepp, Inc.read more
When deciding what technology to integrate into their higher education courses, instructors have to consider what works best for their students, for their content, and—perhaps most important—for them! When speaking with the six campuses that make up The Cooperating Raleigh Colleges Consortium, Reify Media President Sarah Glova focused on technology integration that supports easier, more successful integration for students and teachers.read more
It’s a reality of instructional design: when it comes to video, learners have a short attention span.
This means we designers have a small window of opportunity to draw the learner in, convey important information, and set up the next task. Check out 5 ways you can seize that moment and make your instructional videos matter–no matter the length.
There’s a reason Twitter, Yammer, and TED Talks are powerful forces on the web: these bite-sized platforms are engaging, digestible, and memorable.
You can harness this same power in your e-classroom by incorporating micro-learning, a new trend in education and training that’s spiked over the last few months.read more