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Take the Leap

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One of the biggest challenges in being an entrepreneur is finding the time to accomplish the myriad of tasks that confront you everyday. It’s sort of like there’s an assembly line that keep bringing new projects no matter how much you get down. Is there any hope? Starting a business can be the realization of […]

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Make Your Logo Memorable

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Successful companies understand how powerful logos are in maintaining brand loyalty.  Think of your logo as the calling card for your business. It’s at work 24/7 striving to represent your brand and reinforce relationships with customers. But, how do you know if your logo is really working for you? A recent study discussed in Marketing […]

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Analytics: Tools for Success

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Most businesses and nonprofits these days have websites, but how many utilize analytics to assess the behavior of visitors to their sites? I’ll bet not that many. Do you know how many visitors come to your website? Whether they are new visitors or returning? What pages they visit? How long they stay on a page? […]

Don't Bullsh*t Yourself!

Don’t Bullsh*t Yourself!

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If you’ve ever watched the television show on Paramount TV, Bar Rescue, you have seen how expert Jon Taffer works to transform failing bars.  A signature feature is how he challenges the excuses bar owners make about why they are not succeeding.  These include blaming their employees, pretending to not see how dirty or dated […]

Maximizing 2018

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If I were to guess, you are probably sitting at your desk right now, wondering where 2017 went. Don’t worry, we are all in the same boat. However, whether the year flew by or dragged on, one thing is for certain, you won’t be getting that time back. That is why, one of our main […]

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Distinguish Yourself

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  Colored visuals increase people’s willingness to read a piece of content by 80%, and almost half of our brains are involved in visual processing.  This fact is why creative social media and creative infographics in web design are crucial to both successful and unique marketing campaigns that can distinguish any company. Keeping it business […]

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Boulder Office Opens

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Creative Tension Marketing is excited to announce that we have opened an office in Boulder, Colorado. Located across the street from the Colorado University-Boulder campus, our office borders Boulder Creek and has great views of the Flatiron Mountains.   The office boasts a conference room, a creative work room, outdoor patio, and kitchenette. “I was […]