When it comes to branding, Americans outdo Chinese

By David Brooks In the race to be the world’s dominant economy, Americans have at least one clear advantage over the Chinese. We’re much better at branding. U.S. companies have these eccentric failed novelists and personally difficult visionary founders who are...

Gillard trashes Brand Australia

This week’s leadership crisis in the Australian Labor party has further revealed the political disgrace masquerading as sound management by the Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard and her colleagues. “I want to thank everyone for their continuing support of me, as...

The lunatics are running the asylum… an on-going saga.

Last month a series of media articles highlighted the craziness of the “nanny state” and how its promoters are planning many more new initiatives to come. They are linked as follows:...

Image Group International – In the news

Doodled signatures leave a poor mark: Lessons from US Treasury secretary-designate Lew’s poor penmanship By Patrick Stafford | 11 January, 2013 With smartphones and tablets now the default communication tools of the day, many entrepreneurs don’t think about whether...