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Happy Holidays from the Buckaroo Team!

By |2019-12-07T20:38:51+00:00December 7th, 2019|Categories: Holiday|Tags: , , , , |

During the holiday season more than ever, our thoughts turn gratefully to those who have made our progress possible. We are deeply thankful and extend to you our best wishes for a happy and healthy holiday season. It is in this spirit we say, simply but sincerely...Thank you and Best Wishes for the Holiday Season from [...]

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What to Do When DIY is No Longer Strategic

By |2019-12-04T14:49:10+00:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Branding, Marketing, Strategy|Tags: , , |

Want to fix a kitchen sink, restore a broken dryer to health, or create the perfect crème brulee? A quick trip to YouTube will give you dozens of do-it-yourself videos. People like the DIY approach because they feel it empowers them and saves money. Entrepreneurs in particular love to boast about “bootstrap” approaches to their business [...]

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Overseas Outsourcing Can Create a World of Problems

By |2019-09-22T11:08:40+00:00September 17th, 2019|Categories: Branding, Copywriting, Language Translation, Marketing|Tags: , , , |

The internet broke down geographic barriers for businesses, making it possible to find lower-cost suppliers around the world. But if companies lack the knowledge and skills to manage those suppliers properly, they may end up spending far more than expected. We’ve worked with companies all over the globe to help our clients meet their advertising and [...]

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Don’t Skimp on Professional Writing

By |2019-08-25T12:37:14+00:00August 13th, 2019|Categories: Branding, Copywriting, Marketing|Tags: , , , |

As the client reviewed our estimate for their new website, they had no problem with the numbers for the design, the hosting, or the programming. But they didn’t understand why we recommended they should pay for writing. Couldn’t they just do that part themselves? Well, yes, they could. But we didn’t think they should. It’s a [...]

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How to Avoid Pains in Your Assets

By |2019-07-15T15:16:37+00:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Branding, Marketing, Marketing Assets|Tags: , , , |

Among your company’s most important assets are the materials used in your marketing and promotional efforts. But do you know where they really are … or who they really belong to? Your website’s domain name, your product photographs, and those expensive demonstration videos are items you may assume that you own and can access easily. Don’t [...]

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Happy Independence Day from Buckaroo!

By |2019-07-04T07:56:04+00:00July 4th, 2019|Categories: Holiday|Tags: , , , |

Let each one of us make a promise, that as long as we live, we will be good citizens of our country in the best of our capabilities and we will help America grow into a better nation with each passing day. Factoid: Which president was the first to hold a Fourth of July celebration at [...]

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A Pro Photographer Can Be Your Best Friend

By |2019-02-22T10:05:57+00:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: Branding, Creative, Design, Marketing, Photography|Tags: , , , , |

It's no surprise that an estimated 8.8 trillion photos were taken worldwide during 2018, given that most of us carry high-quality cameras in our phones. But shooting all those photos doesn't make us photographers. Digital technology has become a powerful equalizer in so many ways. Everyday people have access to tools that are far more sophisticated [...]

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How Honest Do You Want Me To Be?

By |2019-01-23T13:38:21+00:00January 8th, 2019|Categories: Branding, Marketing, Strategy|Tags: , , , |

Does this make me look fat? The classic question and deadly measure of spousal honesty illustrates the inherent dilemma in conducting customer surveys. Just as spouses typically hesitate before responding, wondering whether the asker is truly seeking honest feedback or fishing for a compliment that might be a little untruthful, many companies claiming to be interested [...]

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What Do Customers Really Think of You?

By |2019-01-08T12:46:09+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Branding, Marketing, Strategy|Tags: , , , |

Ask a business owner how her customers think about the services they receive or the products they use, and you’ll hear comments like "they love us." But when a third party asks those customers the same question, the results can be eye-opening. I recently shared the story about developing a customer profile for a professional services [...]

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