Time Capsule: Calgary 1967 vs. Calgary 2017

Westwind Design is getting excited about Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017, as are many of our clients. We decided it would be fun to look back at Canada’s 100th birthday in 1967, and see what our home city of Calgary was like then. If you like this Canada 150 article, check out How To Make
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How To Tell A Compelling Brand Story: Make People Feel Something

“People want the soul in things. They want to understand the whys and the whats and the values that surround it…. It’s not just a coat. That coat has a story.” Christopher Bailey (CEO of Burberry) You have a great product, great team, doing great work, and yet something just isn’t clicking! Traction and brand
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Our Guide to Colour Psychology

People make subconscious judgments about a product within 90 seconds of initial viewing and 62% — 90% of the assessment is based on colour alone! I’m not going to lie… sometimes I choose one product over another because I like the colour better… but see, that is the power of colours. Colours transmit messages from the quality
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Humility: The Secret to Successful Teams

“I love condescending and pushy people!” — said no one ever. Yet many of the qualities we attribute to successful people seem to suggest that a certain aggressive type of person will get ahead in life. But anyone who has actually dealt with that type of person knows they’re…unpleasant. So, what is the secret to success? As
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