The Not-So-Corporate Podcast

Louis Vazenios, Video Editor here at Phanta joins us to talk about the best way to find a job if your looking for work, as well as the best way to hire a great team if your building a team….

5 Tips to Get in Sync with Your Video Production Company

Like all great relationships, the key to a successful working relationship with your video production company comes down to communication. When you’re outsourcing a video project, or frankly any creative project, the more in sync you are with the people…

Drone Video Production

Amazon has plans to use them. The NFL has used them to film practices. Enrique Iglesias got hurt while one filmed his concert. Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) or drones as they’re more commonly known, were originally developed for military use,…

Historically the use of internal videos has been focused around employee training… …and while this type of internal communications is still very useful, today companies can use videos to do much more than this. The reality is the way in…

Evan Carmichael

Evan Carmichael, writer, speaker, YouTuber and all around nice guy joins us to talk about the important of standing for something in your business. “I #Believe in entrepreneurs.” That is what Evan Carmichael stands for. And it’s his belief in…

Video Budget

Great! You’ve decided you want to invest in a professional video for your company. Now you’re probably thinking, “how much am I going to have to spend? How do I determine my video budget?” The reason you won’t find a…

Millennials

There’s a good chance you work with a Millennial. Maybe you even are one. Here at Phanta Media more than half of the office falls under this generational period (born 1982-2000 if you want to be specific about the dates…

Brand

“Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room,” Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon.com said in talk at TEDGlobal 2012 University. It’s also why people decide to connect with your brand, how they feel when…

vacation

Not taking all of your vacation days? You’re not alone. Numerous studies in both Canada and the U.S. that reveal employees aren’t taking all of the vacation they’re entitled to. A 2014 study by TD Bank found 93% of Canadians…

EP-5-Blog

Oscar Navarro us to talk about the process of developing creative for a project – the challenges we face as video producers, how to overcome them, lessons learned and a call to never give up. The Not-So-Corporate Podcast looks at…

video-trends

From the HD revolution to the introduction of the viral video (with clients asking for one of those viral video) – oOne minute it’s all about flash mobs and the next minute it’s hand-drawn sketch videos. As with all trends,…

Precarious-Work

Twenty or even 10 years ago contract and freelance workers were hardly the norm. In fact according to a recent report done by the CIBC work quality index, Canada is at a 25-year low for “quality” employment — defined by…