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A Powerful Brand Tool Often Ignored

27 June, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
My colleague Ron Thomas, Managing Director of Strategy Focused Group, a human resources consultancy based in Dubai, UAE, hit the professional networking nail squarely on the head when he asked: “If you had access to a high visibility global billboard to promote your brand and the cost to use this space was essentially free, why […] Read more»

It’s Your Reputation

12 May, 2014 Posted by John G. Self
Branding.  For years, it was a term associated almost exclusively with consumer products, from the mundane like soap and toothpaste, to luxury watches and cars.   Later, service firms got in on the act, and now the career management gurus and regular people and politicians, have joined the branding tidal wave. As is the case with […] Read more»

Executives, Are You A Nokia, An Apple, Or A Microsoft?

11 September, 2013 Posted by John G. Self
In business today, there are two categories of brands – companies with products and services, and executives with professional brands that are shaped by performance, personality and communications/engagement. Last week, something remarkable happened.  Nokia, which once held an impressive 30 percent market share of the critical cellular handset market fell into the arms of Microsoft.  Nokia’s […] Read more»