Modern Strategic Brand Management

Course Info

Length: 2 Weeks

City: Kuala Lumpur

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

  • Aug-12-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Sep-09-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Oct-14-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Nov-11-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-09-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

Dates in Other Venues

  • July-22-2024

    Amsterdam

  • July-22-2024

    Dubai

  • July-29-2024

    London

  • July-29-2024

    Barcelona

  • Aug-05-2024

    London

  • Aug-05-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Aug-12-2024

    Istanbul

  • Aug-19-2024

    Paris

  • Aug-19-2024

    Singapore

  • Aug-26-2024

    Dubai

  • Aug-26-2024

    Barcelona

  • Sep-02-2024

    London

  • Sep-02-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Sep-09-2024

    Istanbul

  • Sep-16-2024

    Singapore

  • Sep-16-2024

    Paris

  • Sep-23-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Sep-23-2024

    Dubai

  • Sep-30-2024

    London

  • Sep-30-2024

    Barcelona

  • Oct-07-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Oct-07-2024

    London

  • Oct-14-2024

    Istanbul

  • Oct-21-2024

    Singapore

  • Oct-21-2024

    Paris

  • Oct-28-2024

    Dubai

  • Oct-28-2024

    Barcelona

  • Nov-04-2024

    London

  • Nov-04-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Nov-11-2024

    Istanbul

  • Nov-18-2024

    Paris

  • Nov-18-2024

    Singapore

  • Nov-25-2024

    Barcelona

  • Nov-25-2024

    Dubai

  • Dec-02-2024

    London

  • Dec-02-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Dec-09-2024

    Istanbul

  • Dec-16-2024

    Singapore

  • Dec-16-2024

    Paris

  • Dec-23-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Dec-23-2024

    Dubai

  • Dec-30-2024

    Barcelona

  • Dec-30-2024

    London

Course Details

Course Outline

10 days course

MODULE I – Brand Managment 

Introduction, Brand Position and Brand Values
  • Definitions - brand, brand v product comparison brand architecture and examples
  • Why do brands matter, what can be branded, Brand assets, brand strengths and brand values
  • What is brand management, definition of brand equity, Providing a link from the past to the present and on to the future
  • The crucial importance of building consumer knowledge/perception
  • Creating brand equity through awareness, image and associations, how outstanding brands stand out
  • Designing appropriate product category structures – using the CBS (Category Breakdown Structure)
  • Key aspects of strong brands (performance, image, consumer judgments, consumer emotions, consumer rationale, brand significance, overall resonance with customer), the relationship between brand and customer equity

 

Brand Equity and the Consumer 

 

  • The essentials of brand positioning, developing a strong position, identifying core brand associations, auditing brands
  • Selecting appropriate brand identities – six key factors to consider, gambits to make the brand identity memorable, protocols for naming brands
  • Logos, symbols characters and slogans, don’t forget the packaging
  • Using personalization techniques to connect with the consumer
  • Developing an appropriate strategy for products, channel strategy, pricing strategy and value engineering
  • Taking a joined-up approach to designing brand marketing programs, using personalization techniques to connect with the customer and developing an appropriate strategy for products

 

 

Brand Marketing 

 

  • Prospering in the New Media, advertising channels, promotional activities and media relations
  • Sponsoring events and taking a joined-up approach to designing marketing communications
  • Working with brand associations, the relationship between existing and new brand associations
  • The relationship between brands and channels, geographic factors, brand alliances and co-branding
  • The concept of ingredient branding
  • Licensing
  • A brand as an asset, developing brand financials, e.g. return on investment, future cash flows, net present value
  • Establishing the brand value chain

Brand Performance 

  • Assessing brand performance
  • External environment analysis
  • Supporting brand audits with focused tracking surveys
  • Using research to identify customer perception of brands, qualitative research methods, quantitative research methods
  • Assessing customer attitudes to brands, brand based comparative methods and marketing based comparative methods, conjoint analysis – pros and cons
  • Residual based methods and valuation-based methods
  • Brand strategy, brand architecture and developing a hierarchy of brands
  • Building brand equity

 

 

Maintaining Brand Equity 
 
  • Introducing new products to the brand, The pros and cons of brand extensions
  • Considering potential customer perceptions of brand extensions, designing brand extensions
  • Naming brand extensions for maximum impact
  • Managing brands over an extended period of time
  • Balancing the brand portfolio to reflect changing business strategy and environment, refreshing tired brands, developing acquisitions and divestments
  • Introducing new market segments, introducing new regional/continental markets, international considerations, building global brand equity
  • Prospering in the New Media, advertising channels, promotional activities, media relations, sponsoring events, designing marketing communications

MODULE II – Aligning Business, Brand and Behaviour

 

 

Brand Purpose & Experience

  • Traditional notions of branding
  • Changing market conditions for brands; 
  • A new approach to branding. 

 

Brand Design & Delivery
 
  • Brand experiences as the basis for differentiation; 
  • How to design brand experiences, as different from products and services; 
  • Pricing as a differentiating brand experience. 

 

Brand Leadership and Alignment
 
  • Aligning the strategies for business, brand and behaviour; 
  • Strategic brand portfolio alignment; 
  • Delivering global brand alignment.

 

Brand Practices & Engagement
 
  • How to design human resource brand best-practices;
  • A model for engaging employees with the brand;
  • The ABCs of behavioural change.

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