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Here you’ll find all things relating to branding, business and marketing. Get in touch if there’s a topic you’d like me to discuss.

Want to customize your Dubsado forms to enhance the client experience?

Tired of dishing out a bland client experience? Looking to customize your Dubsado forms to do just that? I’ve got you covered!

As a full service branding and marketing studio, my goal is to help small businesses design a fully branded client experience from the moment a potential consumer comes across your company for the first time all the way to closing out. Dubsado is one of my favorite tools for service based businesses. Their questionnaires, proposals, and ability to customize and create workflows is absolutely amazing.

If you haven’t tried Dubsado yet, you should.

If you already use them, I want to share just how drastic of a change customizing your Dubsado forms can have on the client experience! For this example I took a client’s current branding and added a nice “wow” factor to match the experience they’d have from visiting her website.

Can you see the difference in this customize Dubsado form?

How much more ecstatic would you be to skim through the content of the right side? Not only does it look prettier, but it elevates your brand experience and allows you to charge more! Are you ready to up your client experience and customize your Dubsado forms? Let’s get in touch!

I'm Melissa anne!

Welcome to the blog! Go refill your coffee (or heat it back up) and let’s get to learning about all things branding and marketing for your small business. Whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned-preneur, I’m here to help! Interested in learning more about who I am?

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"whether you think you can or can't, you're right."

– Henry Ford

I'm a huge advocate for pursuing your dreams no matter what

Because the nine to five isn't security

I spent a number of years in the start of my business with self-doubt. I had let all of the limiting beliefs others had for my life take control over me. I started to believe that the only way I could make money was if I spent a lot of time and money in school. Businesses worked for other people, but not me. It took me being on the verge of homelessness to finally wake up and realize my worth. So if this is you, I’m here to help push you towards your dream career too!

What does The Branded Academy have to offer your business?


We’ll create the visual aspect of your business by means of typography, color schemes, logo design, and website creation. Helping you stand out and start attracting more of your ideals!


This is for you if you’re looking to update headshots, gain behind the scenes photos, get video content, and simply show off your business, products, or services.


Whether it’s getting your website setup for the best search engine optimization, outsourcing your social media, or getting blog posts prepped, this one is for you.


You need to get your time back. We’ll dive into automating your business in a way that makes sense for what you offer, because there’s no reason to be doing it all by hand.