Global brand strategy, design and experience firm Siegel+Gale today announced the findings of the seventh annual Global Brand Simplicity Index.
Our latest Siegel+Gale naming credential, Ryzen™ Threadripper™ , is getting some impressive reviews (Fortune, Forbes, PC World, SegmentNext). Check out our SMPL Q&A with Aaron Hall, director of naming, about our work with Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).
Startup founders and their companies don’t always stay a packaged deal. But when brand trust is diminishing, and the founder’s fingers are pried from the steering wheel, how can it recover? Without the visionary behind the brand, will Uber’s ability to innovate stall? Will Uber still be Uber? When a brand is at such a crossroads, what it comes down to is capable leadership.
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BRAND BUILDING is a blog feature in which our experts present an in-depth POV on topics ranging from branding to design to experience, all through the lens of simplicity. In this post, creative naming lead Jason Hall shares five steps for keeping names alive after the final presentation.
The greatest brands make life simple. Think Google, Amazon, or even Dunkin’ Donuts. They cut through the clutter by delivering what consumers want, when they want it, without hassle. By simplifying customer experience in a complex world, these brands win customer loyalty, which drives business results and creates value for shareholders.
In recent years, key opinion leaders in the conference circuit and the media have obsessed over the dual topic of innovation and disruption. Though both topics have been covered, their endurance in our collective attention is evidence that no analyses have cracked their success code. From disruptive new entrants to innovative established companies, it is clear that the brands that are breaking through are led by simplifiers.
People often think that generating and executing fresh ideas are the major challenges in naming a new product or service. This is true, but lately we’ve found the biggest hurdle is…decision-making. Here is your guide to navigating the world of decision-making.
Behind every brand delivering simpler experiences for customers is a leader who recognizes the inherent value in keeping things simple. Here I interview marketing leaders and founders of brands that have performed well in the Global Brand Simplicity Index and/or that we deem as simplifiers based on a review of the brand. In this Simplifiers interview, I speak with Sheryl Adkins-Green, CMO at Mary Kay, Inc.
From July Fourth in the U.S. to Bastille Day in France, national holidays are a chance for the whole country to enjoy a little downtime and focus on the things that bring us closer. But in the UK, we seem to be in a bit of a muddle when it comes to naming our bank holidays. The Siegel+Gale naming team rolled up their sleeves and weighed in with some light-hearted suggestions.
At a time when consumers expect the brands they buy to simultaneously represent what they believe in and deliver on their brand promise, how will you demonstrate your solidarity?
Great brand experiences come from a mission or purpose that employees and customers can relate to and, vitally, get behind.
Last Friday marked the end of another summer intern program at Siegel+Gale. While it’s always sad to see them go, we’re delighted that this year’s interns left us with 10 simple tips on how to implement our philosophy—simple is smart—in our writing.
Our B2B Financial Services report is based on an online survey of 200+ clients of asset management, corporate and commercial banking and investment banking services on which key factors influence their decision to invest. We found that brand is a significant driver for business decision-makers when determining the right B2B Financial Services partner.
This week, Siegel+Gale took our Future of Branding series to Dubai where we discussed the VUCA world we now find ourselves in, and what it means for brands and brand owners in the Middle East region, specifically.
How do logo styles evoke distinct brand perceptions and personalities for consumers? Siegel+Gale surveyed 3,000 respondents in the US and UK regarding logos for more than 100 of the world’s largest brands. LogosNow sheds light on the impact of memorable logos and how logo styles evoke brand perceptions and personalities for consumers.
Behind every brand delivering simpler experiences for customers is a leader who recognizes the inherent value in keeping things simple. Here I interview marketing leaders and founders of brands that have performed well in the Global Brand Simplicity Index and/or that we deem as simplifiers based on a review of the brand. In this Simplifiers interview, I speak with Rohit Singh Bhatia, Head of Marketing at Home Centre.