Activity 1: Team Discussion on Branding
Teams each will investigate the five key brand elements in depth. These elements will be used for the next activity in designing a brand for the team's chosen company. Use the Internet, books, library resources, and personal interviews for more information. Make a team graphic that you can refer to as you later design your own brand.
Five Key Brand Elements:
- Brand Position
- Brand Promise
- Brand Personality
- Brand Story
- Brand Associations
Activity 2: Design Your Brand
Teams work to design a brand campaign for their company. Use the key brand elements and all the information learned during the task and from the companies that have been successful in branding.
You might also want to look at Brands Create Customers about how Apple brands to get ideas from one successful company.
Decide what you brand is. Then design a brand strategy for your company.
Activity 3: Boden Case Study
As a team read the Boden case study. Analyze the case looking specifically at the branding by Boden.
- What did they do?
- How did this differ from previous efforts or from the competition?
- How successful was the branding?
- What does this example tell you about branding your company?