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Latest thinking on the business of running a creative agency. Download the latest reports and white papers to gain insights into industry best practices, trends and the business thinking that can help you run a better agency.

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Learn from our customer success stories! Since 1997, Function Point’s all-in-one agency management software has been helping creative agencies optimize workflow, streamline operations and get the insight needed to make better business decisions. Today, more than 500 agencies use Function Point’s creative agency management software to thrive and scale. Here are just a few of them sharing their success stories.

Creative Brief Templates
Product Resources & Tools

Creative Brief Templates

Keep projects on track from day one. Use FP’s customizable creative brief templates to plan projects effectively.

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Branding Creative Brief Template
Product Resources & Tools

Branding Creative Brief Template

Use Function Point’s customizable branding brief template to collect all the information you need to plan projects effectively.

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Website Creative Brief Template
Product Resources & Tools

Website Creative Brief Template

Use Function Point’s customizable website brief template to collect all the information you need to plan projects effectively.

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Graphic Design Creative Brief Template
Product Resources & Tools

Graphic Design Creative Brief Template

Use Function Point’s customizable graphic design brief template to collect all the information you need to plan projects effectively.

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2024 Industry Trends Report for Creative Agencies
Reports & White Papers

2024 Industry Trends Report for Creative Agencies

Recession proof your agency with productivity and profitability benchmarks from 180 small- and medium-sized creative agencies.

Read More
Tackling Client Growth, Retention and Expectations
Webinars

Tackling Client Growth, Retention and Expectations

Do you struggle with effectively retaining clients or managing their expectations? Join industry expert Danielle Windecker, as she shares proven strategies and tactics to help fuel your agency’s success.

Read More
Webinar: Essential Tips for Mastering Staffing at Your Agency
Webinars

Webinar: Essential Tips for Mastering Staffing at Your Agency

Do you know the #1 reason why agency employees stay at their agencies? Learn how to foster an agency culture with happy and productive teams with industry expert Laurie Mikes from Second Wind!

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Agency Staffing Best Practices
Reports & White Papers

Agency Staffing Best Practices

Do you know the #1 reason why agency employees stay at their agencies? This whitepaper discusses all you need to know about an agency’s most valuable asset…their people.

Read More
Acart Case Study
Customer Success Stories

Acart Case Study

After a few months of implementation, Acart has seen greater visibility into workload capacity, and agency revenues have increased by upwards of 20%.

Read More
Webinar: Key Industry Trends For Creative Agencies in 2023
Webinars

Webinar: Key Industry Trends For Creative Agencies in 2023

Maximize agency growth and overcome 2023 challenges with insights from industry experts at Second Wind, lmno, and TRG Multimedia. Learn top factors affecting billability, pricing, staffing, and more.

Read More
Quick Compare Guide: Project Management vs. Agency Management Software
Product Resources & Tools

Quick Compare Guide: Project Management vs. Agency Management Software

In this guide we’re comparing the two most popular categories of software that agencies typically choose from.

Read More
2023 Industry Trends Report for Creative Agencies
Reports & White Papers

2023 Industry Trends Report for Creative Agencies

Recession proof your agency with productivity and profitability benchmarks from 200 small- and medium-sized creative agencies.

Read More
How to Best Manage your Agency’s Resources?
Reports & White Papers

How to Best Manage your Agency’s Resources?

We spoke with several resource managers about the ins and outs of their job, common roadblocks they face, and which tools enable them to do their job. We explore the benefits of investing in your resource managers and tools to help them be successful.

Read More
Client Engagement Worksheet
Product Resources & Tools

Client Engagement Worksheet

Use the Client Engagement Worksheet to map out how you’re going to keep clients impressed from pitch to project completion.

Read More
The Top Business Intelligence Reports That Agencies Trust
Reports & White Papers

The Top Business Intelligence Reports That Agencies Trust

We’ve curated a collection of the top 10 most-trusted reports that offer insights into 5 key agency functions.

Read More
5 Steps to Ensure Agency Success During a Recession
Webinars

5 Steps to Ensure Agency Success During a Recession

Drew has valuable insights on how to weather an economic storm. Don’t wait until it’s too late – take action today to ensure your agency’s success!

Read More
Optimizing Labor Force at Your Agency – Chat with Level10CFO
Webinars

Optimizing Labor Force at Your Agency – Chat with Level10CFO

In this webinar, CFO advisor Zack DeLisa, with 25 years of experience, will walk you through the key considerations of optimizing your agency’s labor force with key financial metrics in mind.

Read More
Clockwork 9
Customer Success Stories

Clockwork 9

Thanks to FP, a creative video production agency with a flexible environment was able to achieve significant growth due to effective project management.

Read More
How to Run a Profitable Agency
Reports & White Papers

How to Run a Profitable Agency

One of the day-to-day challenges creative agencies are faced with is the need to understand how to calculate true profitability.

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The Ultimate Marketing Plan Checklist
Product Resources & Tools

The Ultimate Marketing Plan Checklist

Use this checklist to help your client draft a marketing plan, or to ensure their current marketing plan hits all the important marks.

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Valued-Based Pricing for Agencies – Increased Profits or Increased Headache?
Webinars

Valued-Based Pricing for Agencies – Increased Profits or Increased Headache?

Discover the benefits of value-based pricing for your agency with industry veteran Vince Dong.

Read More
Webinar: 2022 Creative Agency Report – Tips & Trends on Productivity, Profitability and Growth
Webinars

Webinar: 2022 Creative Agency Report – Tips & Trends on Productivity, Profitability and Growth

Discover the latest productivity, profitability, and growth trends in the creative agency industry with FP’s 2022 Industry Report, based on data from over 300 agencies.

Read More
2022 Creative Industry Trends Report
Reports & White Papers

2022 Creative Industry Trends Report

Function Point surveyed over 300 creative agencies across North America to understand how the industry has recovered throughout 2021, and what to look out for in the future.

Read More
Kidzsmart Concepts Inc.
Customer Success Stories

Kidzsmart Concepts Inc.

Function Point’s automated workflow helped Kidzsmart reduce cost and increase staff billability.

Read More
The Recognition Group
Customer Success Stories

The Recognition Group

Group CEO, Elizabeth Marchant discusses the 5 most common areas where creative agencies lose profit and how to prevent it.

Read More
Creative Industry Trends Report
Reports & White Papers

Creative Industry Trends Report

Function Point surveyed over 100 creative agencies across North America to understand how the industry was impacted by COVID-19.

Read More
Patrick Henry Creative Promotions (PHCP)
Customer Success Stories

Patrick Henry Creative Promotions (PHCP)

Moving away from spreadsheets and manual processing gave PHCP’s team a boost in productivity.

Read More
Nail Communications
Customer Success Stories

Nail Communications

Access to real-time data enabled Nail Communication to grow as a business.

Read More
2018 Industry Report for Creative Agencies
Reports & White Papers

2018 Industry Report for Creative Agencies

Function Point partnered with the Agency Management Institute to get the latest trends in agency productivity.

Read More
Agency Management Product Fact Sheet
Product Resources & Tools

Agency Management Product Fact Sheet

Download the Function Point Fact Sheet to get a detailed layout of FP’s features and out how it can make your agency more productive.

Read More
Agency Project Management Checklists
Product Resources & Tools

Agency Project Management Checklists

Use these 3 checklists to reevaluate your processes for efficiencies and to ensure your projects run smoothly from start to finish.

Read More
How to Accurately Measure Time and Resources in Your Agency
Reports & White Papers

How to Accurately Measure Time and Resources in Your Agency

Ever wondered if a project was going to be profitable, or if there was a way to deliver projects on time, every time, this EBook is for you.

Read More
Using Project Management Software
Reports & White Papers

Using Project Management Software

Project management software will help streamline your agency’s workflows, maximize profitability and deliver projects on time.

Read More
Ready Agency Management Solution
Reports & White Papers

Ready Agency Management Solution

Learn the five signs you need an agency management solution and the seven key factors to consider when choosing an all-in-one system for your creative agency.

Read More
Creative Brief Templates
Product Resources & Tools

Creative Brief Templates

Keep projects on track from day one. Use FP’s customizable creative brief templates to plan projects effectively.

Read More
Branding Creative Brief Template
Product Resources & Tools

Branding Creative Brief Template

Use Function Point’s customizable branding brief template to collect all the information you need to plan projects effectively.

Read More
Website Creative Brief Template
Product Resources & Tools

Website Creative Brief Template

Use Function Point’s customizable website brief template to collect all the information you need to plan projects effectively.

Read More
Graphic Design Creative Brief Template
Product Resources & Tools

Graphic Design Creative Brief Template

Use Function Point’s customizable graphic design brief template to collect all the information you need to plan projects effectively.

Read More
Quick Compare Guide: Project Management vs. Agency Management Software
Product Resources & Tools

Quick Compare Guide: Project Management vs. Agency Management Software

In this guide we’re comparing the two most popular categories of software that agencies typically choose from.

Read More
Client Engagement Worksheet
Product Resources & Tools

Client Engagement Worksheet

Use the Client Engagement Worksheet to map out how you’re going to keep clients impressed from pitch to project completion.

Read More
Agency Management Product Fact Sheet
Product Resources & Tools

Agency Management Product Fact Sheet

Download the Function Point Fact Sheet to get a detailed layout of FP’s features and out how it can make your agency more productive.

Read More
Agency Project Management Checklists
Product Resources & Tools

Agency Project Management Checklists

Use these 3 checklists to reevaluate your processes for efficiencies and to ensure your projects run smoothly from start to finish.

Read More
Agency Staffing Best Practices
Reports & White Papers

Agency Staffing Best Practices

Do you know the #1 reason why agency employees stay at their agencies? This whitepaper discusses all you need to know about an agency’s most valuable asset…their people.

Read More
2023 Industry Trends Report for Creative Agencies
Reports & White Papers

2023 Industry Trends Report for Creative Agencies

Recession proof your agency with productivity and profitability benchmarks from 200 small- and medium-sized creative agencies.

Read More
How to Best Manage your Agency’s Resources?
Reports & White Papers

How to Best Manage your Agency’s Resources?

We spoke with several resource managers about the ins and outs of their job, common roadblocks they face, and which tools enable them to do their job. We explore the benefits of investing in your resource managers and tools to help them be successful.

Read More
The Top Business Intelligence Reports That Agencies Trust
Reports & White Papers

The Top Business Intelligence Reports That Agencies Trust

We’ve curated a collection of the top 10 most-trusted reports that offer insights into 5 key agency functions.

Read More
How to Run a Profitable Agency
Reports & White Papers

How to Run a Profitable Agency

One of the day-to-day challenges creative agencies are faced with is the need to understand how to calculate true profitability.

Read More
2022 Creative Industry Trends Report
Reports & White Papers

2022 Creative Industry Trends Report

Function Point surveyed over 300 creative agencies across North America to understand how the industry has recovered throughout 2021, and what to look out for in the future.

Read More
Creative Industry Trends Report
Reports & White Papers

Creative Industry Trends Report

Function Point surveyed over 100 creative agencies across North America to understand how the industry was impacted by COVID-19.

Read More
2018 Industry Report for Creative Agencies
Reports & White Papers

2018 Industry Report for Creative Agencies

Function Point partnered with the Agency Management Institute to get the latest trends in agency productivity.

Read More
How to Accurately Measure Time and Resources in Your Agency
Reports & White Papers

How to Accurately Measure Time and Resources in Your Agency

Ever wondered if a project was going to be profitable, or if there was a way to deliver projects on time, every time, this EBook is for you.

Read More
Using Project Management Software
Reports & White Papers

Using Project Management Software

Project management software will help streamline your agency’s workflows, maximize profitability and deliver projects on time.

Read More
Ready Agency Management Solution
Reports & White Papers

Ready Agency Management Solution

Learn the five signs you need an agency management solution and the seven key factors to consider when choosing an all-in-one system for your creative agency.

Read More
Tackling Client Growth, Retention and Expectations
Webinars

Tackling Client Growth, Retention and Expectations

Do you struggle with effectively retaining clients or managing their expectations? Join industry expert Danielle Windecker, as she shares proven strategies and tactics to help fuel your agency’s success.

Watch Now
Webinar: Key Industry Trends For Creative Agencies in 2023
Webinars

Webinar: Key Industry Trends For Creative Agencies in 2023

Maximize agency growth and overcome 2023 challenges with insights from industry experts at Second Wind, lmno, and TRG Multimedia. Learn top factors affecting billability, pricing, staffing, and more.

Watch Now
5 Steps to Ensure Agency Success During a Recession
Webinars

5 Steps to Ensure Agency Success During a Recession

Drew has valuable insights on how to weather an economic storm. Don’t wait until it’s too late – take action today to ensure your agency’s success!

Watch Now
Optimizing Labor Force at Your Agency – Chat with Level10CFO
Webinars

Optimizing Labor Force at Your Agency – Chat with Level10CFO

In this webinar, CFO advisor Zack DeLisa, with 25 years of experience, will walk you through the key considerations of optimizing your agency’s labor force with key financial metrics in mind.

Watch Now
Valued-Based Pricing for Agencies – Increased Profits or Increased Headache?
Webinars

Valued-Based Pricing for Agencies – Increased Profits or Increased Headache?

Discover the benefits of value-based pricing for your agency with industry veteran Vince Dong.

Watch Now
Webinar: 2022 Creative Agency Report – Tips & Trends on Productivity, Profitability and Growth
Webinars

Webinar: 2022 Creative Agency Report – Tips & Trends on Productivity, Profitability and Growth

Discover the latest productivity, profitability, and growth trends in the creative agency industry with FP’s 2022 Industry Report, based on data from over 300 agencies.

Watch Now
Acart Case Study
Customer Success Stories

Acart Case Study

After a few months of implementation, Acart has seen greater visibility into workload capacity, and agency revenues have increased by upwards of 20%.

Read More
Clockwork 9
Customer Success Stories

Clockwork 9

Thanks to FP, a creative video production agency with a flexible environment was able to achieve significant growth due to effective project management.

Read More
Kidzsmart Concepts Inc.
Customer Success Stories

Kidzsmart Concepts Inc.

Function Point’s automated workflow helped Kidzsmart reduce cost and increase staff billability.

Read More
The Recognition Group
Customer Success Stories

The Recognition Group

Group CEO, Elizabeth Marchant discusses the 5 most common areas where creative agencies lose profit and how to prevent it.

Read More
Patrick Henry Creative Promotions (PHCP)
Customer Success Stories

Patrick Henry Creative Promotions (PHCP)

Moving away from spreadsheets and manual processing gave PHCP’s team a boost in productivity.

Read More
Nail Communications
Customer Success Stories

Nail Communications

Access to real-time data enabled Nail Communication to grow as a business.

Read More

Are You Making The Right Decisions for Your Agency? Free Guide Download

Learn how an all-in-one agency management tool takes away the guesswork and helps you make better decisions for a thriving team, happy clients, profitable agency growth.