Category Archives: Hard Core Branding

Typical and sensible branding issues

Take Care of the Invisible “Bubble”

Branding is not magic, but its results could be magical! Wonder why people pay for brand names? It’s not only the product quality or features, it’s the psychological satisfaction, bubbles of which have been artistically created consistently over time. How … Continue reading

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Branding through Effectiveness and Efficiency

Effectiveness and efficiency of products are two important pre-requisites of performance. Performance is essential for a sustainable and unique identity of a brand. But how do these two factors play their roles in branding? Simply put, effectiveness means whether something … Continue reading

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Branding using boundary-breakers

Most brands are stuck in their imaginary boundary these days. It means, in the name of consistency, they are “improving” upward within their boundary, but not going beyond where they are, being afraid that it might hurt their positioning. The … Continue reading

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Inspiration and Perspiration: How Brands Make their Mark

It takes a lot of imagination to put a creative mark in your branding program. Subsequently, it takes a group of front-end soldiers to make a brand’s dream come true. Both are important, one cannot be achieved without the other. … Continue reading

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Uber and NASA: Blue Ocean Strategy with a Click

Here is another market-disruptive initiative from Uber as it partnered with NASA, with a plan to launch “flying taxi” called UberAir. That’s right! Combining software expertise of Uber and Hardware expertise of NASA, it looks like a perfect marriage to … Continue reading

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Is Quality at the Center-point of Branding?

Quality ensures performance, which ultimately plays an important role in creating unique identity that we call “Brand”. Performance, on the other hand, does not merely depend on the quality hardware and parts, but also the way the goods (and services) … Continue reading

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Mobile Phone Batteries Need to Show Some Innovation

Considering the kind of innovation and advancement that we have seen in mobile phone technologies during the last decade, the same pace may not be seen for mobile phone batteries. Although some considerable developments could be observed, the innovation might … Continue reading

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Will Electric Cars be the Mainstream Vehicle in Future?

With ELon Musk at the helm of Tesla, it seems like it will make a headway in the mainstream car market in future. Being the performance leader in its category, Tesla has been highly consistent in what it has been … Continue reading

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What happened to Titan?

Titan is Apple’s car project! Since its reported inception in 2014, there appears to be many ups and downs in the secret (?) project. It started out like an innovative and a strategically diversifying idea for the mobile phone maker, … Continue reading

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How likely is it for Nokia to succeed in the Android market?

Nokia is coming back with a couple of android smart devices. After being taken over by Microsoft in 2014, the ban on introducing “Nokia” branded devices is expiring in 2016. Industry experts opined that it was Nokia’s failure to adapt … Continue reading

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