How Healthy is Your Brand? Take the 50-point Brand Health Assessment

Many people ask me, “What exactly is a brand and how do you know if it’s doing its job?” The answer is simple to state, slightly more complex to execute. Your brand is the perception that you create in other people’s minds, and it’s only as effective at creating a powerful perception as it is healthy. That’s why I created the 50-point Brand Health Checklist for you to assess the health and performance of your brand. Read More

How Brands Make an Emotional Connection

In today’s cluttered digital world, the most successful brands are the ones that make an emotional connection with their target audience. They are crystal clear about who they are, what they do best and are pros at eloquently communicating their brand story. In other words, they use clarity, consistency and targeted communication to powerfully connect. Read More

The 7 Foundations of an Authority Brand

We live in an over-crowded, over-saturated and over-competitive world. We are inundated on a daily basis with more information than our brains can possibly handle. Attention is and will continue to be our scarcest resource. As such, it’s imperative that brands make an emotional connection with their target market in order to stand out above Read More

What Are People Saying About You?

In personal branding, as in life, the little things matter. Every move that you make and everything that you put your name on reflects your brand.  Brand and reputation are closely linked. Companies are constantly evaluated by the way they are perceived by the competition, the media and their customers. You are constantly being judged Read More