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Blueforest Gives Back 2017

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It seems like only last month we were debuting our video for Blueforest Gives Back 2017. Oh wait, it was just last month! And we had such a nice time we’re ready to do it all over again. This year our giveaway will focus on arts-based organizations. Applications and more information are now available here. read more »


Ready for the new year

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The new year is upon us, and what better time to reflect on 2016. Did we keep our resolutions for the year? Let’s review. Resolution #1: Diet. To be more specific, orange juice. It’s either that, or wear more red cardigans. Either way, this resolution is achieved. Resolution #2: Exercise. Look at that lift. Perfect form.  read more »


Some of Our Favorite Things (Christmas Commercials)

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The holiday season is the best thing invented for advertising campaigns since the Super Bowl. Wait, that’s why we do it, right? Anyway, here are some of our favorite holiday commercials, old and new. And by our, I mean me, because I’m running this blog post. Amazingly, not all of my selections are animated. Classic.   This read more »


Finding Volunteers for The Center for Volunteer Caregiving

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Our 2016 Blueforest Gives Back video is ready! This year, we partnered with The Center for Volunteer Caregiving, whose mission is to engage the community in providing volunteer services to improve the lives of seniors, caregivers, and adults with disabilities. They needed a video that could help recruit new volunteers to join their cause. So read more »


Blueforest Holiday Party! Featuring Blueforest Gives Back 2016 Video!

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It’s holiday season and Blueforest Studios is celebrating with a holiday party on December 1st, where we will reveal the Blueforest Gives Back 2016 video! And, you are invited! The 2016 Blueforest Gives Back winner is The Center for Volunteer Caregiving, whose vision is to keep growing a community where people of all ages are read more »


Friday Chill

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Close your eyes and imagine your happy place. Go ahead. If your boss notices, just tell them you’re doing cross-training telepathically with someone in Australia and it’s 3AM there. Are you on a pristine mountain peak in Sweden? Floating in the quiet of deep space? Submerged in an olympic swimming pool filled with kittens? Actually, read more »


Blueforest Gives Back: Video Debut

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Our team has been hard at work crafting our newest project: a video that shines a light on the mission of The Center for Volunteer Caregiving. Once everything is shiny and polished, you know what that means. A party! You are all invited to the 2016 Blueforest Gives Back Debut, Thursday, December 1 at 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Snacks read more »


The inexorable sadness of pencils

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We spend a lot of time at the office. How much? Let’s just say a lot. In their recent article on modern office design, The New York Times Magazine quotes a few bleak lines from Theodore Roethke’s poem ‘‘Dolor”. “I have known the inexorable sadness of pencils… All the misery of manila folders and mucilage,/Desolation in immaculate public read more »


Take a Tour! 2016 HGTV Smart Home is open to the public in Oct.

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Smart Homes. Yeah, you know the ones – the amazingly crafted Smart Homes shown on HGTV. Your eyes widen. Your mouth slackens. Cue the never-ending sighs of wonder. Well, what if you were able to step INSIDE the most beautiful and luxurious houses in the Triangle, and actually gawk at them in person? GUESS WHAT! read more »


A partner in education

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WebAssign is an online educational application for students and teachers. They wanted an animated video to give an overview of their services.  When it comes to products and apps for education, sometimes it’s easy to get lost in the special features and selling points without remembering the core challenges and payoffs of teaching. So with read more »