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Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 25 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 hours/week...
Available languages

English

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Skills you will gain

Corporate BrandingBrand MarketingBrand ManagementBrand Identity
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Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 25 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
4 hours to complete

Brand Purpose & Experience

Welcome to Module 1! In this module, we'll cover the following topics: Traditional notions of branding; Changing market conditions for brands; A new approach to branding. As well as the lecture videos, you will also be learning through interviews with brand practitioners such as Bethany Koby, Director of Technology Will Save us and David Kershaw, CEO of M&C Saatchi. There are optional readings to supplement your understanding, a quiz with 7 questions to test your learning and a peer review assignment based on a task connected to this module....
Reading
8 videos (Total 71 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
Video8 videos
1.2 Brand identity and brand image12m
1.3 Interview with Bethany Koby, Director, Technology Will Save Us8m
1.4 Brand purpose (part 1)8m
1.5 Brand purpose (part 2)5m
1.6 Interview with David Kershaw, CEO, M&C Saatchi 9m
1.7 3E's (part 1)7m
1.8 3E's (part 2) 10m
Reading3 readings
Start Here10m
Glossary10m
Optional Reading10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz14m
Week
2
Hours to complete
4 hours to complete

Brand Design & Delivery

Welcome to Module 2! In this module, we'll cover the following topics:Brand experiences as the basis for differentiation; How to design brand experiences, as different from products and services; Pricing as a differentiating brand experience. As well as the lecture videos, you will also be learning through interviews with brand practitioner Hub van Bockel, an independent consultant and author and with Professor Bernd H. Schmitt of Columbia Business School. There are optional readings to supplement your understanding, a quiz with 6 questions to test your learning and a peer review assignment based on a task connected to this module. ...
Reading
9 videos (Total 98 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video9 videos
2.2 Why brand experiences matter (Part 2)10m
2.3 Digital brand experiences (Part 1)8m
2.4 Digital brand experiences (Part 2)6m
2.5 Designing Brand Experiences (Part 1)11m
2.6 Designing Brand Experiences (Part 2)15m
2.7 Signature Pricing10m
2.8 Interview with Huib van Bockel11m
2.9 Interview with Professor Bernd H. Schmitt (Columbia Business School)10m
Reading1 reading
Optional Reading10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz12m
Week
3
Hours to complete
5 hours to complete

Brand Leadership and Alignment

Welcome to Module 3! In this module, we'll cover the following topics: Aligning the strategies for business, brand and behaviour; Strategic brand portfolio alignment; Delivering global brand alignment. As well as the lecture videos, you will also be learning through interviews with practitioners, Ije Nwokorie, CEO of Wolff Olins, Helen Casey and Henk Viljoen, both of Old Mutual and Keith Weed, CMO of Unilever. There are optional readings to supplement your understanding, a quiz with 7 questions to test your learning and a peer review assignment based on a task connected to this module....
Reading
13 videos (Total 131 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video13 videos
3.2 Connecting the Dots (Part 2)10m
3.3 From Silos to Synchrony (Part 1)10m
3.4 From Silos to Synchrony (Part 2)5m
3.5 Interview with Ije Nwokorie (CEO, Wolff Olins)13m
3.6 Aligning the 3Bs at LBS13m
3.7 Interview with Helen Casey (Head of Marketing, Old Mutual)13m
3.8 Interview with Henk Viljoen (Group Head of Internal Communications, Old Mutual)8m
3.9 Global Alignment (Part 1)6m
3.10 Global Alignment (Part 2)9m
3.11 Interview with Keith Weed (CMO, Unilever)17m
3.12 Brand Portfolio Management (Part 1)8m
3.13 Brand Portfolio Management (Part 2)5m
Reading1 reading
Optional Extras10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz14m
Week
4
Hours to complete
4 hours to complete

Brand Practices & Engagement

Welcome to Module 4! In this module, we'll cover the following topics:How to design human resource brand best-practices; A model for engaging employees with the brand; The ABCs of behavioural change. As well as the lecture videos, you will also be learning through interviews with practitioners Helen Edwards of Passionbrand, Richard Hytner of Saatchi & Saatchi, Tanya Truman and Nik Allebon of Lush. There are optional readings to supplement your understanding, a quiz with 5 questions to test your learning and a peer review assignment based on a task connected to this module. ...
Reading
15 videos (Total 129 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video15 videos
4.2 Brand Practices (Part 2)3m
4.3 Brand Practices (Part 3)14m
4.4 Interview with Helen Edwards (Co-founder and director, Passionbrand) 16m
4.5 Interview with Richard Hytner (Deputy Chairman, Saatchi & Saatchi)11m
4.6: Interview with Tanya Truman (Lush)8m
4.7: Interview with Nik Allebon (Lush)9m
4.8 The Six A's of Brand Engagement (Part 1)5m
4.9 The Six A's of Brand Engagement (Part 2)10m
4.10 The Six A's of Brand Engagement (Part 3)5m
4.11 The Six A's of Brand Engagement (Part 4)5m
4.12 The ABCs of Behaviour Change (Part 1)8m
4.13 The ABCs of Behaviour Change (Part 2)6m
4.14 The ABCs of Behaviour Change (Part 3)6m
4.15 The ABCs of Behaviour Change (Part 4)4m
Reading1 reading
Optional Reading10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz10m
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Top Reviews

By JMOct 15th 2018

Very instructive course that managed to give me a thorough understanding of Brand Management. The interviews with professionals of the field were what I enjoyed the most.

By CRMar 22nd 2018

This course is great! Really interesting interviews and recommended reads. Up-to-date theories and information, with examples from all over the world and markets.

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Nader Tavassoli

Professor of Marketing
London Business School

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