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Well done is better than well said. Consumers are increasingly looking for brands that do more than just sell something.Read
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Brands must go beyond solving a customer’s problem or relieving her pain and focus on the job she’s trying to get done at a particular moment in time.
Things change quickly in today’s hyperconnected, hyperspeed world. Industries morph and evolve, and companies predict and adapt to keep up. A lot of times, an acquisition — or a series of acquisitions — is a great move for businesses who want to stay ahead of the curve. But that actually can lead to something of […]
The art of storytelling goes back to the dawn of time. It’s a device that has framed cultures and shaped societies. Stories provide context and meaning for life, work, relationships, and societal norms. That’s because stories tend to have characters or plots that readers can relate to and see themselves in. Or they identify desired […]
Depending whom you ask, 2018 has either been the longest year on record or it has been a whirlwind. Either way, business owners are likely to agree that there were considerable changes that point to a more positive future. And, as we enter the last quarter of the year, thoughts turn to what type of […]
The more complex your company, the greater your need to build an integrated story system. Storytelling has become a popular agenda item for C-suites everywhere. That’s because defining your core story can make life easier for everyone. When your brand or company has its core story in place, your company knows what it stands for, […]
2-Min Drill Down: VISUALS IN MOTION Creative Director Kevin Hammond discusses the impact, benefits, and process of creating fluid, animated visual systems. With the broad reach of today’s many digital outlets, infusing your visual identity with motion and expanding its expressions into a flexible visual system are all but expected.
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You’re nobody ’til somebody knows your story. But not everyone knows how to tell their story. Check out Shout is a stain remover, Not a selling strategy to see 20nine’s approach to storytelling and how you can apply our actionable strategies to your brand.Download