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Samantha Temple Neukom
Chief Brand Officer

Rules of client engagement

 
We recently had a conversation in the office that reminded me of one of our past blog posts surrounding the rules of client engagement. While these principles are extremely vital to the health of client relationships, meeting and managing expectations and deliverables are just as critical. Similar to engagement best practices such as establishing a shared purpose and process for campaign execution, managing client expectations all starts by asking the right questions.
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Samantha Temple Neukom
Chief Brand Officer

Why hire a brand agency?

 
The business value of hiring a brand agency Why would anyone hire an agency to do their brand strategy for them? Particularly in this age of authenticity, data-centricity, and content-driven dialogue, when business and brand strategy are tied so closely together. In our experi…
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Samantha Temple Neukom
Chief Brand Officer

What's your brand story?

 
Getting to an authentic, sustainable, and revenue-generating brand story If you’re going to be authentic and transparent – and these days, you can’t get away with anything less – you can’t manufacture your brand and outsource it to marketing. You have to find your brand…
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Samantha Temple Neukom
Chief Brand Officer

Naming as a strategic tool

 
Names are not solutions; they are expressions. They are the start of a great experience. Over time, and through the power of the suggestion of the name itself, a name comes to represent a meaningful set of attributes and benefits and becomes short-hand for what you can expect fro…
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Samantha Temple Neukom
Chief Brand Officer

The importance of brand strategy to a content creator

 
I’ve reached the first of what I hope to be many milestones in my career. For 5 years I worked in digital and social media at agencies, holding a variety of different functions for a variety of different accounts – ranging from top tier Fortune 500 companies to your local ant farm landscapers. N…
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