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To Foster Love and Community

By erik

When I think about the ideal place to live or work, there are lots of considerations I take into account – but at the top of my list is the idea of cultural diversity. Growing up overseas and having worked overseas, I highly value the idea of having a broader worldview that leaves room for…

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Making Sense of the Jumbled Mess (Social Media)

By erik

Social Media can be a jumbled mess, and running a number of different social media accounts at the same time can be a very difficult task. We manage a few different social media accounts, including our own, and it can get very confusing, very quickly if you don’t have a way to keep everything organized…

When Your Audience Feels Understood

By Paul

What are some of the first things that come to your mind when you think about the lottery? Do you feel cheated, or taken advantage of? Do you feel like the whole system is rigged and set up to take your money, but never really pay you back? More often than not, I feel like the…

If You Have To Get Someone’s Attention

By Paul

Have you ever checked out the blog that Musicbed runs? If not, I would highly recommend you check it out. They have some incredible content from interviews with some of the nations best directors and cinematographers, to some killer interviews with people in the audio world. Either way, I’m willing to give you a money…

Labor Day

By Paul

Though we love grinding out content here at the office. We’d be lying if we said that we aren’t looking forward to Labor Day coming up. Labor Day means several different things to us here at 7th Row. Labor Day to many of us is an emotion, more than anything else. It’s the feeling of…

Grand Rapids Coffee Culture

By Paul

As I begin to spend more time making Grand Rapids not only my place of work but also my home, I’ve come to some key realizations. Grand Rapids seems to have nearly as big of an influence on coffee culture as it does in the craft beer market. As local craft breweries, such as Founders,…

Why I Love Grand Rapids

By Benjamin Hannah

I moved to Grand Rapids in the summer of 2016 and fell in love with the culture and community almost immediately. The city is alive! I was walking by Rosa Park Circle about a week after I arrived and was astounded to find a live band playing music for the public. I ended up staying…