Why are Pakistani ads filled with stereotypical men?
What happens when rural consumers don’t buy a city mindset.
Every influencer community is a constantly changing ecosystem that is self-regulated by its inhabitants.
Shattering gender stereotypes and teaching girls that they can be heroes too.
Why creativity in communication eludes Islamic banking.
Women in the region are making all the right moves.
How shock, when used strategically, commands enormous attention and unequivocal opportunities for branding.
Skin tone versus self esteem; the challenge lies in the mindset.
Superficiality is rampant in advertising, and is the most obvious in the advertising for Islamic financial services.
Why change management is now a precise science.
When national tragedies strike, brands should exercise sensitivity in their media messages.
If brands want to transform a culture, they need to invest in BE and bring radical changes through small tweaks.
Can retail therapy be used as a means of self-transformation?
Why objectifying men in advertising is equally distasteful and harmful as objectifying women.
A reality check for admen and women.
Can Sting’s latest ad campaign help salvage Amir Khan’s illustrious reputation as a boxer?
Advertising, as we know it, has died a slow, protracted death, giving birth to its much powerful prodigy, 'Influence'.
No matter what Hollywood or Bollywood does, we have our own values which need to be reflected in our dramas and ads.
Brands need to realise that a nasty, sarcastic and mean tone is unnecessary and bad for business and society.
Four tips on how to sell to the Millennials.
How clever marketing, bold branding and knowing the inner workings of his audience's minds worked in favour of Trump.
Why banks need to improve their customer service.
Banks need to reignite the enthusiasm they brought to their advertising in the ’90s.
Why marketers need to let go of 'one-way' messages and start providing true value to their customers.
The QMobile ad made quite a buzz, but not all of it was for the right reasons.
It is time we take a long, hard look at how we are speaking to each other, both in advertisements and real life.
Since time immemorial women have been at the vanguard of temptation.
In the long run whether you’re a comedian or a marketer, if you lack substance, you’ll be relegated to the sidelines.
Five misconceptions that brand managers need to overcome about children as consumers.
Four reasons Clinton's trek to the White House is not going as well as expected.
Why Pakistan’s cement and steel companies need to be given a level playing field.
Six lessons brand managers can learn from Donald Trump.
There is no doubt that the Lipton “taste challenge” campaign has stood out and generated Top of Mind awareness.
There is a difference between inspiration and plagiarism, and your inner voice knows it.
From revised team names and logos to a fairly successful draft, PSL is now doing a decent job of marketing itself.
Dear bank, I may not be your typical ‘high net worth’ customer, but collectively, we are the customer base you seek!
Dear brands, if you plan to send irrelevant marketing messages to your consumers, prepare to be forever deleted!
Can Pakistan International Airlines make a comeback and again be the darling of air travellers?
How every product now has to have some 'medical benefit' in order to be sold.
Although Ramzan brings with it a treasure trove of behavioural insights, very few ad agencies effectively mine them.