Community health center grows by more than 300 percent into national leader in sustainable healthcare

Clinica Adelante was a 33-year-old community health center in Maricopa County, AZ, whose mission was to “improve the health of our communities by providing quality, comprehensive primary health care with ...

How brand storytelling created the largest water conservation outreach effort of its kind in the world

"Don't tell me to save water, show me how." That was the consistent message we received from three separate consumer surveys in metropolitan Phoenix back in 1998. Interesting that it mirrors the ...

The brand story behind Goodwill of Central Arizona’s 400% growth

In 2003, Goodwll asked our team to help freshen their eighty-year-old brand in metropolitan Phoenix. The organization was generating $17 million in annual revenue through twenty-four thrift stores. The revenue ...

What happens when you place your audience at the center of your brand story

Madcap Theater in Tempe, AZ now knows that the best brand stories always star the audience. This fun Friday evening word of mouth marketing stunt made a fashion runway out of a sidewalk in ...

Brand story reframing: From water utility to experts at scarce resource management

The first step in the Story Cycle brand authoring process is to establish your backstory: the setting of your story. We ask three questions to spark conversation what your brand's unique ...