Why I love the Millennial Mindset

A lot has been researched, written and presented in the last few years on this topic. Many research studies point out that by 2020 Asia will have 60% of the world’s millennial population and that is a big reason for any marketer like me to be to be interested in this subject. I have been keenly following the debate on how the Millennial generation is uniquely different in their thinking from Generation X.

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Evolution of Brands: From campaign engines to storytelling

Brands have been so used to thinking about long duration campaigns, when the consumer is obviously asking for a daily conversational content. To evolve and have a great ‘Content Strategy’ for Social Media, a brand needs to transform themselves to think like a ‘Publisher’. It’s almost like owning a daily newspaper or a news channel and figuring out what will you talk about next. So what is the journey that needs to be taken by a brand to become a great storyteller?

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Sorry! But the magical social viral machine does not exist

Yes Sir! You read that right. The magical viral box doesn’t exist and it’s most likely a figment of imagination of some phony social media consultant that you may have hired. It’s amazing the number of people I still meet in the industry that live in the LaLa land and believe that they can make a piece of branded content like a video and then the content will just magically travel the ends of the planet.

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