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What went wrong with brand Guadalajara? Part 2/4

This is the second instalment of a series of “systematic problems of placebranding projects” illustrating the roadblock faced by the brand Guadalajara. These essays are intended to help practitioners -both city officials and consultants- to launch more successful and resistant brands. 1,434 more words
Brand & Communication Strategy

A city symbol

All natural, born of violence,

They stand, watching in silence

Civilizations, come and gone

Forgotten by time, like it was a con.

Standing tall, foundations of grains… 23 more words

Seoul Vibes

Seoul Vibes by You-ree Soh



How Night Mayors Harness the Power of Cities After Dusk

by Valentin Schipfer

Slowly but surely cities around the globe realize that there might be a slight relation between a vivid night club scene and a flourishing creative industry, including tech start-ups. 2,019 more words



Client- HCC/LAVASA Corporation.
As  head of Design strategist and innovation With FUTURE IDEAS ( Mumbai)-2013.

Lavasa is India’s first privately developed, green field smart city .located just outside Pune surrounded by hills, it is a few kilometres of the main highway that connects Mumbai and Pune. 225 more words


Reflections on Stanning

One of the best concepts I’ve discovered through Twitter is the idea of being a “stan”.

The concept originates with the Eminem song of the same name, about a fan who drives off a bridge when Eminem doesn’t answer his letters. 667 more words

State And Local Politics


Recently, a youngster in San Francisco managed to create “art” by placing his spectacles on the floor of the Museum of Modern Art. It simply proves how a few ‘intellectual’ branded artists can sell anything in the name of art. 395 more words