Can SME/SMI Compete With Giants For Market Share?

It’s a known fact, large corporations usually monopolise the market share. So how can SME (Small Medium Scale Enterprises) or SMI (Small Medium Scale Industries) even hope to stay afloat? Right from the outset, it’s more or less destined that Continue reading Can SME/SMI Compete With Giants For Market Share?

Designer Vs. Design Entrepreneur

It’s no surprise that many design graduates strive to eventually branch out on their own, to start their own businesses. After all, it’s much sexier to call yourself an XYZ entrepreneur rather than an XYZ designer. But just how different Continue reading Designer Vs. Design Entrepreneur

Just How Important Is Your Packaging To Your Customers?

You could be selling premium products are a premium price. Or you could be selling generic products at a rock bottom price. Whatever product you’re selling, your price point will determine the quality of the product’s packaging (or lack thereof). Continue reading Just How Important Is Your Packaging To Your Customers?

Everybody’s Talking About Branding, What Exactly Is A Brand Anyway?

One of the first function I attended upon returning from the Chinese New Year long holidays was a networking session. It was a newly established group, called the “Branding Mastermind”. So what did we discuss there?… Would you believe… “brand”? Continue reading Everybody’s Talking About Branding, What Exactly Is A Brand Anyway?

To QR Code Or Not To QR Code, That Is The Question

Lately, when thinking of ideas for business card designs, we’ve come across clients requesting to include QR codes in them. Their reason? Because many others are also doing it. So is including QR codes into your business card design a Continue reading To QR Code Or Not To QR Code, That Is The Question

It’s Not Just How You Look, But Also How You Behave

Previously, we talked about how to dress the part to project a positive perception. But there’s more to projecting a good personal brand than merely dressing the part. How you behave with company, and project your personality will ultimately seal Continue reading It’s Not Just How You Look, But Also How You Behave

Personal Brand: Look The Part And Build A Positive Perception

In the previous article, we talked about how everybody projects their own personal brand, whether they realise it or not. This round, we’ll discuss how to take control of your personal brand, to create and project a positive perception. Everybody Continue reading Personal Brand: Look The Part And Build A Positive Perception