Power and Influence in Brand Storytelling

Power and Influence in Brand Storytelling

What is power, and what makes a brand story powerful? German sociologist Max Weber defined power as the ability of one person to exert their will over the resistance of others. That autocratic, colonial approach to power certainly sounds like many famous leaders, but...
Great Brand Stories are Authentic

Great Brand Stories are Authentic

There are brand story generators on the internet. They ask you a few questions about your business and presto chango, you get instant content about your brand. I tried one today and it gave less than stellar results. The autogenerated message I received was cold and...
From So-So to Stunning: Tradeshow Booth Design Tips

From So-So to Stunning: Tradeshow Booth Design Tips

When you’ve got a tradeshow coming up, planning for its design is essential. A great design should support your campaign theme and take your booth from so-so to stunning. Impressive Images Now is the time to bring out your best imagery. Attendees may only spend 5...
Eco-friendly Options for Tradeshow Giveaways

Eco-friendly Options for Tradeshow Giveaways

Tradeshow giveaways. Promotional swag. Corporate goodies. Whatever you call them, branded gifts are common features of a tradeshow marketing strategy. Not only do they attract passersby to stop and engage your booth, but they also build top-of-mind awareness long...
Is Your Company Ready for the Next Solar Tradeshow?

Is Your Company Ready for the Next Solar Tradeshow?

Here is a design and marketing checklist to help keep you on track in your tradeshow preparation. Solar Power International is three months away. While that may seem like a while out, in reality it isn’t. Yes, this is the solar show to be at in the U.S. While not as...