The surprise and delight strategy is burning a hole in your pocket and i’m here to tell you to stop.
To be in marketing in Nigeria is to surrender to an infinite loop of using the words “Not sales, marketing…”
In my early days as a strategist, I was obsessed with interrogating celebrity worship culture. Particularly celebrity worship culture fueled by controversy. It seemed asinine to me that the more problematic a public figure behaved, the more likely people were to tattoo their faces to visible body parts, scream uncontrollably and have complete meltdowns at the sight of them.
Can controversy be a tool for business growth?
This year feels like it’s happening in a fog. If a fog had a virus in it and pockets of protests. There are many times where writing about marketing (even in context of the pandemic) has seemed like it’s besides the point. Perfectly irrelevant. But what other choices do I have? In my first year…