Contract: Production Designer


About the Contract Position (this position has been filled)

cStreet Campaigns is seeking a Production Designer to help create digital and print content for an advertising campaign being undertaken by one of our clients. The Production Designer will work with CEO, Junior Designer and other members of the team to produce and adapt visual assets to a variety of media (print, display, billboard) based on pre-defined concept and copy. The ideal candidate will have a strong portfolio and experience working in both digital and print.

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From #Roots14: 10 Things Progressives Can Learn from Rob Ford

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4 Traits of a Successful NationBuilder Powered Campaign


When I joined cStreet Campaigns back in 2013, I had only a vague knowledge of what NationBuilder was. Working a few hours a week, I initially learned the ropes by migrating content, doing data imports, and cleaning up tagging systems. Flash forward to over a year and a half later, and having worked on dozens of projects, I’ve developed a much deeper understanding of not only the NationBuilder platform, but also how to get the most out of it.

Through this work, I’ve noticed a pattern of general practices and thought processes that are common to successful campaigns. I’m not referring to the intangible, high-level strategies or tactics that campaigns employ; rather, I’m talking about fairly simple NationBuilder practices and mindsets that can help to achieve organizational or campaign goals. These are the kinds of things that should help guide one’s thinking when running a campaign.

In no particular order, what follows is a list of 4 things that successful NationBuilder-powered campaigns do:

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Making the Difference Launches as Fight Over Role of Nurses Intensifies in Saskatchewan


On behalf of the Saskatchewan Union of Nurses (SUN), we were approached by Savaria PR with the idea of designing and developing a digital engagement program for an escalating fight over the role of registered nurses in the Saskatchewan healthcare system.

At stake is a risky plan being considered by the Saskatchewan government that would result in Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) being required to provide patient care in situations and settings that their post-secondary school education has not prepared them for.

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Nerd out! Advanced Twitter Card Customization in NationBuilder


At cStreet we often implement Wwitter cards for clients. Using liquid you can implement twitter cards pretty basically but the magic is how to really customise your twitter cards using liquid if statements. We're launching a project this week that relies heavily on user submitted content so we though it would be a great opportunity to show off this customization.

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A Virtual Shout-out to our Friends & Clients at Vision Vancouver


Tomorrow the good people of Vancouver will be going to the polls to elect their City Council and Mayor. At stake is the progress made over the last 6 years by Vision Vancouver and Mayor Gregor Robertson;

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Weekend Reading: Environmental Organizing, Email Fundraising, and Responsive Design


At cStreet Campaigns we’re always scouring the web for the latest trends in campaigns, digital organizing, gamification and big data. Each weekend we’ll round up the best of the web and post it here. Enjoy!

Time: Obama Digital Guru to Democrats: Stop Being Lame [LINK]

E&E News: Plug in, act out -- how tech is transforming the environmental movement [LINK]

Mobilization Lab: Be a Lean NGO: Overcoming three key hurdles to build a more iterative organization [LINK]

Stanford Social Innovation Review: Civil Society and Significant Change—Are We Ready? [LINK]

INC: How to Create a Cool Brand [LINK]

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Upcoming Events: Fall 2014


Ever wanted to meet the cStreet Campaigns team IRL? Now’s your chance! Below are a few upcoming events we're organizing or will be at. 

Torontonians with Vision Party (Toronto, Nov 15): Come watch the returns with us on Vancouver election night. Watch the world's most handsome mayor get re-elected with his troupe of amazing progressives.


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