Tag Archives: starbucks

April 20, 2018


Social Sound Bite: Starbucks Steps Up in a Crisis

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/onbrand/180418_SS.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOn this week’s Social Sound Bite — recorded live at the KXIC studios in Iowa City — Jerry and I discussed how Starbucks is using a recent in-store crisis as an opportunity to step up their …

March 14, 2016


Customer Service Is the New Branding with Jay Baer

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/onbrand/Jay_Baer_On_Brand.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download“Every single time you respond to a customer complaint it increases advocacy. Every time you don’t it decreases it.” Jay Baer would know. For his new book Hug Your Haters, Jay didn’t just write about …

November 2, 2015


What Makes a Great Brand with Denise Lee Yohn

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/onbrand/Denise_Lee_Yohn_On_Brand.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download“Your brand can’t just be a promise. It must be a promise delivered.” Denise Lee Yohn knows a thing or two about great brands. Specifically, What Great Brands Do — the title of her …

March 30, 2015


March 2015 Brand Zeitgeist: #RaceTogether, New Social Trends

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/onbrand/March_Zeitgeist.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEach month as part of the On Brand podcast, we take a look back on the month that was. We reflect on the brand builders we chatted with here on the podcast and also …

March 12, 2012

Social Spotlight

Picture Perfect: 12 Brands Who Are Rocking Instagram

We all know Instagram is a lot of fun. This iOS photo-sharing app with easy filters and addictive social sharing already boasts over 15 million users and was recently named ‘app of the year’ by Apple’s App Store. As businesses …

November 28, 2011


Deck Your Brand’s Halls — Online and Off

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. To the perplexity of many, retail brands across the country have been decking their halls since just before Halloween. Holiday decor has become so ubiquitous that Nordstrom’s actually makes headlines by declaring …

April 9, 2009


Words Matter

This morning on my way to may favorite local coffee shop, I found myself practicing my order. Let me back up … I was practicing because more often than not I get coffee from my favorite non-local shop, the Starbucks …