Brands: From Esthetics to Ethics

Brands used to sell the beautiful, the attractive, the ideal. Brands were based on offering happiness. After decades of thinking how to manipulate the consumer through confusing messages and esthetics, new paradigms started to appear, rendering the existing formulas obsolete. To manipulate means “to be taken by the hand”, and brands used to take consumers…

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Don’t adapt to change, generate it

“The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention. It is the most important product of his creative brain. Its ultimate purpose is the complete mastery of mind over the material world, the harnessing of the forces of nature to human needs” Nikola Tesla When Nikola Tesla died in January 1943 at 86 years…

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Rehenes de lo instantáneo.

Seis de las 10 aplicaciones más utilizadas del mundo son servicios de mensajería instantánea, según Quettra y citado en The Wall Street Journal donde ya es completamente usual leer noticias del mundo Brandoffon. Pero los datos de Quettra no coinciden del todo con los de la consultora Nielsen. Esta última presentó un informe que decía…

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