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There’s Big Value in Small Businesses

Richard Branson once said, “A big business starts out small.” His statement undoubtedly was intended to inspire but, between the lines, it also seems to imply that everyone’s goal is to be a “big business.” At Street Level Studio, we respectfully disagree. There’s a great deal of inherent worth in starting and sustaining a small business that delivers “big” on its mission.

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Dimensional Mailing Makes It Personal

Just because you’re a hot healthcare IT upstart developing transformative electronic health records (EHR) solutions doesn’t mean your clients want to be treated like transactions or relegated to customer self-service.

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Video Length Matters — Video Series 3 of 7

To help you understand how and why videos can be successful in a wide range of lengths, take a look at a few scenarios where Street Level Studio’s video production team let the length of the video naturally evolve from the strategy behind it.

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#hashtags #howmany

Since Street Level Studio launched its own Instagram account, a discussion has bubbled up amongst the team: How many hashtags do we include? How many is too many? Do we actually need to include hashtags at all since this isn’t a personal account?

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RE: Concerning Subject Lines

We’ve all done it: Scrolling through our inboxes, we delete any email with subject lines that scream things such as “Watch this webinar!” and “Click here for a FREE trial!” Then there are those subject lines that are so uninteresting, your eyes glaze over: “Following up on last week’s meeting,” and “FWD: You’re invited to the next conference on the importance of market strategy.” So how do you make your messages stand out?

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Gain More by Giving Away

Coming up with unique, yet useful, trade show giveaways is difficult. Getting those items to entice prospective clients to learn more about your brand seems even more so. However, with the right plan, you can gain engagement both at the show and afterward.

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Partnering for Goods

Coffee from Uptight Goods

Passionate people get things done. Not only that, but they get things done with greater efficiency. Aaron Carlson of Uptight Goods has identified an efficient solution to a food-related problem and has taken steps to propel his passion project forward.

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We’ve All Gone Mobile, Why Can’t Video? — Series 2 of 7

It’s different. It’s thin. It’s easy. It’s focused. It’s social… It’s vertical video!

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Video and Voiceover Match Game

From the silent voice of your conscience to the familiar, booming voice of Morgan Freeman, we can quickly identify vocal characteristics and associate them with specific moods and feelings. Today, we’re going to test your pairing knowledge with a fun match game that allows you to pair video imagery with various voiceovers.

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Smaller is Superior

From the onset, the Madison Avenue dream was a large office, spanning several floors, in skyscrapers overlooking the bustling streets below. But is that the best way to connect with clients and consumers? We don’t think so.

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