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How Much Do Corporate Videos Cost These Days?

Pricing for corporate videos is derived from the four areas of production: Discovery, Pre-production, Production and Post-production. In this article I will explain what each process involves, how to estimate costs and how to scale production to fit into your...
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Videos That Grow Business

Why Corporate Video Production Is Crucial to Your Business’ Success

Every company makes promotional videos to sell their services or products. When companies make these videos, they should use them to get their viewers’ attention, and then encourage the viewers to act. With the power of storytelling to attract an...
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Manufacturing Videos That Grow Business

Nine Tips For Creating a Great Manufacturing Video

Barking Squirrel Media has invested heavily in recent years in the latest video technology to give our manufacturing clients the expertise, quality and quantity that they need in a budget they can afford to produce a fabulous manufacturing video. In...
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Videos That Grow Business

7 Tips for Growing Your Company through Storytelling

Storytelling is probably one of the most important means of communication any marketing, branding or communications specialist can have in their toolbox. In this article, we will give you seven reasons to incorporate the traditional story arch in the way...
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Videos That Grow Business

Perfect Mini-documentary Camera

Barking Squirrel Media is a film production company located in Cincinnati, Ohio.  We tell the stories of organizations that make a positive impact in real people’s lives, the community and the world. Over the past ten years, Barking Squirrel Media...
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Videos That Grow Business

The Best Ideas for Corporate Videos

Do you need some help determining the best type of video for your company or organization? We at Barking Squirrel Media have compiled a list of the best approaches to corporate storytelling, with video examples. As a film production company...
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Storytelling Videos Videos That Grow Business

The Power of the Positive in Cinematic Storytelling

What if you could make your company video so emotionally captivating that people would watch it over and over and share it on social media? You can and it's called cinematic storytelling. All too often corporate videos are designed only...
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Storytelling Videos Videos That Grow Business

Avoiding Cliche in Corporate Storytelling

Have you ever noticed that so many corporate videos all look and feel the same: predictable shots, dry facts and figures, cheesy approach, all adding up to storytelling cliche? Cliché is the enemy of effective storytelling. According to Robert McKee,...
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Storytelling Videos Videos That Grow Business

Shane Meeker’s Brand Mythology

In the previous article, we talked about Shane Meeker’s “Story Recipe.” This article will explore what Meeker calls Brand Mythology in his book entitled Story Mythos: A Movie Guide to Better Business Stories (the link is at the bottom of...
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Storytelling Videos Videos That Grow Business

Cincy Chic Loves Barking Squirrel

Since 2011, Barking Squirrel Media has been using the power of cinematic storytelling to connect audiences all over the globe. Their talented team takes corporate videos to new heights by combining the oldest form of communication known to humanity (storytelling)...
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Videos That Grow Business

Favorite Tips On Corporate Videos From Shane Meeker

Over the next 8 weeks, Barking Squirrel Media will share the storytelling secrets of Story Mythos by Shane Meeker. Who knows more about brand storytelling than the Chief Storyteller for P&G?  I love this book and have found that it...
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Live Studio Broadcast

Live Broadcast Studio Services

Barking Squirrel Media is now offering new services! Since the start of quarantine most professionals have jumped on the video conference craze. Daily meetings are now being broadcasted from the kitchen table in your pajama bottoms. Do you have an...
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Social Change

Motel X Wins Gold!

Hey all! Christine Marque here. I am the creative director and story editor for Barking Squirrel Media. I am also the creator and founder of an art installation titled Motel X . Motel X is a multi-media art installation bringing...
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Storytelling Videos Videos That Grow Business

Video Production That Changes Minds

Growing up in a home with 2 older brothers and a father who had a fair amount of business trips around the globe, it could be hard at times to find common ground or quality time. Movies were one way...
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Storytelling Videos Videos That Grow Business

Video Production That Engages Hearts

I started my career as a choral and orchestral conductor and was also director of music in a fairly large church. A few years into my tenure, the church had grown substantially. But I became frustrated that we were not...
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Storytelling Videos Videos That Grow Business

How to Choose the Best Video Production Company in Cincinnati & Nationwide

Your company has wisely decided that it needs videos for websites, social media, and email campaigns and you’ve been tasked with finding the right video production company. Don’t stress! We will tell you everything you need to know to get...
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Storytelling Videos Videos That Grow Business

Corporate Videos and Storytelling

A major focus of big business today is video storytelling and with good reason. Presenting the target audience with a visual narrative is much more compelling than what has flooded the market for the last 20 years. Some company videos...
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Storytelling Videos Videos That Grow Business

How Video Storytelling Can Boost Your Digital Marketing Efforts

You’ve heard the axiom “a picture is worth a thousand words.” Well if that’s true, a two-minute video is worth millions. If you have done much posting on Facebook, you probably know that a post with only text gets limited...
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