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Professional Growth

We’re a barely-for-profit business on a mission to change the world and led by values

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Since our inception in 2012, we’ve stood for values that clearly define who we are as a company. It’s true that not very often, if ever at all, have I actually been asked what our values are.

This is because we put into action our values through our company culture, by carefully curating our client list, by pushing our clients to do better in the community and by the actions we take as a staff. Through our actions we define our values clearly enough that it’s obvious to the world at large.

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Our Inspiring Public Relations Intern: Venecia

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What was your first internship like? Mine involved a lot of sitting in a cubicle and silently willing the clock hands to move faster.

The smiling face in these photos belongs to a high school senior named Venecia. Her first internship was at Mixte, and we had a lot of fun making sure she learned more than the art of counting the passing minutes. Read More

C2 Education – Teaching Us To Dream Bigger

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Growing up, I saw tutoring in many forms — from my parents to my teachers, even to the older kids in my after-school program. One of my very first days at Mixte, I participated in a brainstorm that everyone seemed extremely enthusiastic about. I didn’t know what C2 Education was or what Mixte planned to do with it, but I was eager to find out. To share the excitement with my new coworkers, I realized I needed to dream big.

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Mixte Goes to D.C. for the National Bike Summit

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Should San Diego be one of the top cities for biking in the country? Yes. With 70 and sunny littering the “weather” reports, a remarkable coastline and some of the best sightseeing in the country, San Diego seems to have a natural place at the top of the bike-friendly-city list.

Is San Diego one of the top cities for biking in the country? Unfortunately, far from it.

Mixte went to Washington, D.C. with the San Diego County Bike Coalition for the nation’s premiere bike advocacy conference, The National Bike Summit, to find out why and how to fix it.

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Gone Bernazy: Mixte Brings Home 5 Edward L. Bernays

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It’s been quite a year for Mixte. Our staff has nearly doubled and we have the opportunity to work with more and more good companies that want nice things for our communities.

Each year, Mixte submits a few entries to the Public Relations Society of America Edward L. Bernays Awards. These awards honor public relations campaigns of remarkable creativity, enthusiasm and implementation. We’ve submitted several in the past and this year, with more remarkable, creative and enthusiastic work than ever, we had a lot of submissions.

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Toxic-Free Communications: EHC and Mixte’s Partnership for Justice

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Environmental justice, social justice: Two terms that most people wouldn’t think of when they think of San Diego, yet two terms that define a movement of people in our backyards.Two terms I’ve become incredibly familiar with since I began working with Environmental Health Coalition almost three years ago. Two terms that have changed the way I look at the world, forever.

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Mixte’s Extension-of-Staff Communications: What Is It and Why Do Our Clients Love It?

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We’re so effective, you just may think we’re on your payroll. And that’s why we love our extension-of-staff communications services. Truth is, no one else offers this service to support small- to medium-sized businesses in San Diego and Orange County. It makes sense that we get a ton of questions about the model, how it works and why we’re a good fit for you. We know you’re curious, so we thought we’d answer some of our most frequently asked questions.

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