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10 Lessons I’ve Learned About Naming

Written by Alex Valderrama, Founder and Principal of Cranium Agency There is a lot that goes into choosing the right name for your business, product, or service. A clear articulation of the brand, it’s unique offerings, and the competitive landscape are a few main factors that should be taken into consideration. If done properly, a strong name for your new brand …

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Give Your Brand An Improv Makeover

I have spent the last few years at various improv comedy schools, classes and performances. It’s a way to help me stay both creative and mentally stimulated.   One day in class, the imaginary light bulb went off. Or maybe it was more of a mental knock. I realized there is a definite relationship between improv and branding. With improv we …

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Positioning 101: For A Successful New Brand Launch

Written by Alex Valderrama, Founder and Principal of Cranium Agency Today we will cover the initial steps necessary to begin positioning your new brand. Although our focus will be on new a brand launch, this exercise can also be used for existing brands with the goal of repositioning. I often read articles about positioning. They mainly cover the end result of …

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FutureBrand Publishes Their Index Report

There are many reports that contribute to the welfare of many top brands. FutureBrand just published their annual report depicting the “Future Brand” top 100. Their methodology is based on the fundamental premise that perception of the company matters more than the financial perspective.

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BRANDING: Why is it so misunderstood?

The term “Branding” is greatly misunderstood by the general public, business owners, and within the branding industry.

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