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Trending Now: Retro Summer Inspiration

Just because back-to-school season has officially set in doesn’t mean summer fun is totally over. There’s still plenty of memories to be made and fun to be had, and when it comes to working on your biz, we think…Read More

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3 Small Branding Changes That Make a Big Impact

You know your brand exists beyond your computer screen, right? Sure you do, because we’ve told you time and again, your brand is much more than a logo and colors, you have to be your brand. But when it…Read More

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I Think I Need a Coach or Consultant for my Business, Now What? — Part 1

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Bright Buzz in Business and Branding :: Rockin’ the Music Industry

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What to Consider When Choosing Your Brand Designer

“My brand needs a head to toe makeover.” “I need a new logo that doesn’t look like clip art.” “My business’ look isn’t me anymore and I need something that reflects my style.” Sound familiar? These are just a few things…Read More

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More Smart and Savings Savvy Subscription Box Services

Last year we wrote about some of our favorite subscription box services exploding on the retail scene, and how we didn’t think this new mode of shopping would go away anytime soon. We were right. Not only have more subscription…Read More

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Bright Lady: Branding Hillary Clinton as Future President

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Trending Now: Bright Yellow Color Inspiration

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Bright Buzz in Business and Branding :: Female Focused Ad Campaigns

Apparently April was the month where women would be basking in the spotlight of the advertising world with two huge brands releasing female focused ad campaigns that highlight beauty and body image. However, in a refreshing change of pace from some…Read More

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Interview with Inslee Fariss of Inslee By Design :: Bright Ladies || Inspired Branding

Inslee first popped up on my radar back in my StumbleUpon days (before the beginnings of Pinterest) and I quickly feel head over heels for her work. As an illustrator who gained an enamored following by recreating the fashionistas of…Read More

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Bright Buzz in Business and Branding :: March

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