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JAKARTA (JP): With today's increasing pace of social change, driven by political impacts, globalization and other powerful forces, consumers' needs and tastes are changing more and more rapidly.
Public perceptions are shifting in this cluttered environment. In the difficult times we face today, people are turning to those they trust. When money is tight, people will spend more prudently and avoid risking expenditure on unknown options. They will spend on goods and services they know they can rely on. Some will lower their standards and start buying lower priced goods and services.
A brand can be used to shape public perception. Of course, a brand is not the only tool with which to shape public perception, but it is effective in steering it in a desired direction.
What is a brand?
A brand is not a matter of graphic design or logo.
It creates, manages and even controls public perception. I doubt that a brand can be made by the competition itself.
Why? The one who well-understands the value, vision and mission of your company is yourself. A brand is like a human. It is first …