8Bit: How Your Clients Must Feel If You Closed Doors

I just discovered that 8Bit is closing doors and I am, devastated. 8Bit is the company that built Standard Theme, the theme I used to use (changed theme in July 2015) on this blog (writing this on 31 August 2013). Besides the community I have in relationships with people I meet offline and my experience… Continue reading 8Bit: How Your Clients Must Feel If You Closed Doors

Brand Integrity; A Secret To Brand Loyalty

. “In the event of an emergency get your oxygen mask on first before assisting children… and passengers acting like them.  Welcome to Lanseria Airport, if this is not where you want to be, you’ve got some serious issues…” You will hear something like this on a typical Kulula flight. Kulula, a South African domestic… Continue reading Brand Integrity; A Secret To Brand Loyalty

Boldly Be; A Secret To Brand Loyalty

People love brands for different reasons. Like the old saying goes, “Different strokes for different folks”. People have their reasons for preferring brands to others. The biggest reason people love the brands they do, is because they are a reflection of something about them or something they aspire to. If your favorite brand were a… Continue reading Boldly Be; A Secret To Brand Loyalty

Don’t Be THAT Speaker: Tools

In the previous post, on speaking and microphones we looked at how speakers need to work with microphones. If you have not checked it out, I suggest you do. While speaking is the primary medium of communication, a lot more contributes to it. Being a great speaker involves more that just actual speaking but everything… Continue reading Don’t Be THAT Speaker: Tools

Don’t Be THAT Speaker: The Microphones

I am very choosy about what conferences or workshops I understand. I make decisions on whether to attend primarily on two premises:   1.There is a lot I can learn there and, 2.Whatever I learn is going to significantly enrich me in a pertinent way. That’s right, I have a Conference Attending Manifesto… However, now and then… Continue reading Don’t Be THAT Speaker: The Microphones