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Branding in a month

If your branding sucks… here’s how to look better in a month

By Anna Klawitter / January 7, 2022

Whether you are starting a new business or refreshing your brand for 2022, this branding exercise will get you started in the right direction.

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The Marvelous Mrs Sharon

From Ad Agencies to Animations

By Sharon Joseph / December 3, 2021

I began in ad agencies, but after joining Food Fight Studios, an award-winning animation studio, I realized I could create so much more.

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David Goggins

Your Game Plan To Building Mental Muscle With David Goggins

By Anna Klawitter / November 23, 2021

David Goggins isn’t known for moderation. He’s known for big goals. Brutal truths. Intense physical and mental development. He wasn’t always this mentally tough. We’ve compiled three of the many rules he’s applied to turn his entire life around.

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Mark Zuckerberg's business philosophy

Inside Zuckerberg’s strange decision to turn down $1 Billion Instantly

By Anna Klawitter / November 23, 2021

This is the story of how 22-year-old Mark Zuckerberg turned down more than a little money at the beginning of creating the business.

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the basics of animation: from animation styles to character design

The Basics of Animation: From Animation Styles to Character Design

By Anna Klawitter / October 6, 2021

Animation allows for endless possibilities, so here’s your guide to understanding the basic animation styles, the types of animation you want, and the end goal to your masterpiece.

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spartan race’s unbreakable ceo

Spartan Race’s Unbreakable CEO

By Anna Klawitter / August 30, 2021

Entrepreneurs have to be gritty at any time, you can lose a key employee, your biggest client, or a racer that gets stranded on a deserted island for eight days…wait, what?? Watch Joe De Sena tell the lost racer story here:

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from crisis to creative: essential lessons learned

From Crisis to Creative: Essential Lessons Learned

By Anna Klawitter / August 3, 2021

You’ve heard it before and you may know it firsthand, 2020 wasn’t an easy year for some. Businesses were being disrupted in ways no one could’ve predicted and people, especially creatives, were forced out of their comfort zones to think of work and life in new ways.

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redefining entrepreneurship with gary vee

Redefining Entrepreneurship with Gary Vee

By Angel Cotton / May 12, 2021

In this episode, James interviews Gary Vaynerchuk about what it takes to break out of the rat race of life that some people find themselves stuck in. It takes a rebranding of what entrepreneurship means, to start.

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Reinventing Failure and Creating Courage with Sara Blakely

Reinventing Failure and Creating Courage with Sara Blakely

By Angel Cotton / April 8, 2021

We often work with founders, entrepreneurs, authors, speakers, business advisors, investors, personal development coaches, etc. to help tell their stories and connect with audiences. Their stories inspire us to create immersive and impactful animations to go deep into the narrative and come out the other side with lessons learned.

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Dreamer Documentary - Jim Kwik "The Limitless Model Explained"

Emmy Award Winner: Dreamer Documentary

By Taylor Peterson / March 26, 2021

In early 2020, just as the global COVID-19 pandemic was locking down the world, Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Nick Nanton was working on a documentary that would inspire millions to dream bigger and live a life with meaning and fulfillment.

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