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by Niche Career Stretch

September 13, 2019

Apply HERE $25 Application Processing FeeIncludes 2 Test ProjectsDUE September 15, 2019 @byNiche Career Stretch Program is a volunteer apprenticeship program. It is the answer to what seems to be a burning desire to learn the trade of Social Media, Influencer Relations, & otherwise Digital Marketing… but like, IRL! College professors say “Go get experience, experience […]

How the Instagram Algorithm can be Friend not Foe

February 17, 2018

The highly controversial Instagram updates of January 2018 have led to disgruntled superusers and baffled brands. It’s not that Instagram is just sassy and doesn’t want to be boxed in or has a fear of being predictable. The main goal for these updates is increased, varied, and extended engagement by users in the app. Instagram […]

6 Tips to Absolutely Crush it in your Career

February 14, 2018

  Hey! Lindsey Higgins, founder of by Niche. I get asked a lot how I get so much done in an hour, a day, a week, a month… Honestly…. A lot of people can! Some moms I know lovingly parent 3 kids, run a business, have a vibrant relationship with the love of their life, lead […]

Why Marketing Is Essential to your Start-up’s DNA

July 10, 2017

Strategic marketing is essential for any business.  More importantly, for start-ups and small businesses, great marketing can be crucial for keeping a business on the up-and-up, gaining new customers, and retaining a solid customer base.  As mentioned in our video below, marketing really should be in a company’s DNA from the very, very start and […]


May 29, 2017

In 1919, with a penchant for the written word and a staunch refusal to settle for the norm, our founder’s great grandfather, Albert Thomas Rumbach, set out to join the burgeoning journalism industry and helped re-launch The Herald in quaint Jasper, Indiana. Since then, the daily newspaper has been growing, evolving and has become a cornerstone […]

32 Under 32 Winner 2017

May 22, 2017

32 under 32 by Ad Fed is an award that originated in 2013 to recognize up-and-coming ad professionals in the Twin Cities who push beyond expectations and the norm, breaking rules and challenging traditions in the industry. Our founder Lindsey Higgins was honored to make the 2017 list for her work with by Niche.   Big […]

What She Said // by Niche x W Minneapolis

April 21, 2017

About a month ago, a couple hundred go-getter women leaders in the Twin Cities Fashion, Design, Social Media industries gathered together at W Minneapolis and some pretty amazing things happened. There was an interactive panel discussion, a curated pop-up boutique featuring women-owned businesses, and like any good Sunday afternoon event will have, brunchie sips & […]

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#wmplsXbyniche, 03.19.17

March 3, 2017

We like parties, hbu?! by Niche makes its public debut at #wmplsXbyniche 03.19.17 together with a free interactive panel discussion for Twin Cities women leaders at the W Minneapolis. As part of W Hotels global #WHATSHESAID initiative, locally-based industry experts will share business secrets in Fashion, Design, & Social media. Pop-up market to feature women-run local businesses, […]

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How to Survive a Brand Launch

March 3, 2017

  Getting a business up and running is no small feat! If you’re in the beginning, middle, or end stages of preparing to go “live”, you get it. You will be stretched, you will be pushed. Things will get busy and stressful. But you should never have to lose you in the process! An unhealthy you means […]

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A Toast to by Niche

March 3, 2017

A message from our Founder, Lindsey Higgins. (published 1/30/17 on LindseyKate.Co) I spent all day coming up with a toast for the by Niche pre-launch party this weekend. Jotting something down here and there when it came to me. While I was driving and listening to music or in the middle of another prep project. […]

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