Find a Problem, Sell the Solution

Remember when you would visit the pediatrician as a child? You would sit on the table, and the doctor would inevitably point to a chart of smiley faces to gauge your pain. Ranging from no pain to excruciating pain, the doctor would use this to determine whether you really broke your arm or if you were just holding out for … Read More

10 Steps to Developing a Brand

Creating a Brand Follow these 10 steps to create an impactful brand 1 Business Strategy When we talk about your business strategy it’s important to know that this should, and can be, a loose idea. It’s at this point that you start to think about what your goals are for the business. You should be setting up a plan to … Read More

Developing a Great Business Strategy

Developing a business strategy can seem daunting and difficult, but it doesn’t have to be with the right tools. Read on for some guidelines on developing a great business strategy for any budding business. Define Your Vision Which direction do you want your business to go? Where do you see the company in 5 years? 15 years? Your vision for … Read More

Queen of Mortgages Interview

Personal Branding Markita Woods, the Queen of Mortgages Dan sits down with Markita Woods, the Queen of Mortgages to learn more about her past, and how a career in the WNBA put her in the mortgage business.  

What is a Personal Brand?

In these days of social media and internet influencers, the term “personal brand” is floated around in conversation more and more, becoming increasingly common even in casual settings. Just like branding for your company, personal branding can become a key aspect in your future success. But how do you create a personal brand while staying authentic to you? Where do … Read More

Designer Spotlight: Paula Scher

This Women’s History Month, we want to highlight a dynamite female graphic designer, Paula Scher. Born in Washington, DC, Scher is a graphic designer, painter, and art educator in design. She is currently principal at Pentagram design firm – and the first women principal at that! Image via Pentagram Her early career started with a job as a layout artist … Read More

The Stats Behind Branding

Branding Matters Check out these stats on how branding helps grow your business It’s commonly known that branding is an essential part of any business’s success. It’s what makes companies unique and sets them apart from the rest of the crowd. Making a name for your company through branding is invaluable in a world full of small businesses and new … Read More

Building Your Brand Using Color Theory

There are tons of factors to consider when building your brand. Who is your audience? How do you represent your style? What colors should you use in your design? If you’re looking at creating a logo for a new company or revitalizing your current brand, keeping color theory in mind can help you build a successful aesthetic. Color theory sounds … Read More