The Art of Listening

Dale Carnegie wrote in How to Win Friends & Influence People “that one can win the attention and time and cooperation of even the most sought-after people by becoming genuinely interested in them” (p. 59). Carnegie suggests expressing this interest in...

5 Tips for Telling a Great Story

I love listening to stories. For me, the best stories show and tell the passion and motivation behind creating a product or delivering a service. They are behind the scenes vignettes that show the hours of work and effort devoted to an idea that could fly high or...

Setting & Achieving Goals

I’m a huge fan of finding and implementing repeatable processes. While repeatable processes could seem counter to the creative process, limits and structure are critical and help avoid indecision disorder, procrastination, and perfectionism. It comes down to...

Adding Value to Your Promo Video: Motion Graphics

As more companies and agencies compete in the realm of video production, it is important to find ways to stand apart from the crowd. One way is by tapping into the world of motion graphics and bringing images, logos, and typography to life with animation. Most video...