So, I’m in a pharmacy today and on my way to pay for my stamp, I notice a metal tin of Hangover Helper Mints for 4 bucks. Genius. Note the Narrow Positioning: For Hangovers Note the Tagline: “Eliminates Ass Mouth” Note the Logo: Some guy puking into the toilet. Note the Name Similar to a […]
Category: Price Elasticity
Yesterday, I paid $3.00 for the tiniest portion of sorbet you can imagine, $3 bucks for a pre-frozen half lemon peel (which made the portion even smaller than it appeared once you got inside it). The half coconut version (tiny) was 5 loonies. (Canadian currency–don’t ask!) This mall kiosk doesn’t even give you a regular […]
By tsufit on Apr 8, 2013 in Branding, Celebrity, Entrepreneurship, Fees, Luxury Pricing, P.R., Persona, Personal Branding, Price, Price Elasticity, Prices, Pricing, Promotion, Success, Uncategorized, Visibility, Why We Buy | 5 Comments
I’ve been saying this for years: business is a seduction! You’ve gotta make ’em beg for what you’ve got. Well just saw this today from my good friend Jessica Kizorek (of Bad Ass Businesswomen fame) and my hopefully-soon-to-be good friend Michelle Villalobos (great last name Michelle!) I love these guys and what they’re saying to […]
By tsufit on Dec 18, 2012 in Branding, Celebrity, Coaching, Communication, Communication Skills, Communications, Communications Skills, Corporate Life, Entrepreneurial Education, Entrepreneurship, experts, Fans, Fees, Gurus, Influence, leadership, Marketing, Media, Motivation, Movements, Networking, P.R., Personal Branding, Persuasion, Positioning, Presentation Skills, Price, Price Elasticity, Pricing, Promotion, Public Speaking, Publicity, Sales, Show Business, Social Media, Speaking, Speaking Skills, Speech, Speeches, Storytelling, Success, Uncategorized, Visibility, Write a Book | Leave a comment
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By tsufit on Nov 10, 2012 in 30 Second Networking Infomercial, 30 Seconds in the Spotlight!, Advertising, Branding, Celebrity, Communication, Entrepreneurship, Icons, Influence, leadership, Luxury, Luxury Pricing, Marketing, Media, P.R., Persona, Personal Branding, Persuasion, Positioning, Price Elasticity, Pricing, Publicity, TV, Uncategorized, Why We Buy | Leave a comment
It reminds me of a Saturday Night Live spoof but what do I know? Apparently Chanel paid Brad Pitt about 7 million bucks to lend his cache to this product (no snoozer itself). Should give every entrepreneur hope. It really is possible to sell anything if you understand what it is that you’re really selling. […]
By tsufit on Jul 3, 2011 in Behavioral Economics, Behavioural Economics, Creativity, Fees, Influence, Luxury, Luxury Pricing, Marketing, Positioning, Price, Price Elasticity, Prices, Pricing, Promotion, Uncategorized, Why We Buy | 1 Comment
Busts through our preconceived notions of what people will pay for. (In 4 short segments. ) How can you use this in your business? Thanks for the heads up, P. Removed the links but well worth a google search!
By tsufit on May 22, 2011 in Behavioral Economics, Behavioural Economics, Luxury Pricing, Marketing, Positioning, Price, Price Elasticity, Prices, Pricing, Sales, Uncategorized, Why We Buy | Comments Off on Customers Don’t Buy on Price!
One way to step into the spotlight and stand out is by price. Not lower price. Higher price. And fear not, ’cause customers don’t generally buy on price. Don’t believe me? Listen to this guy. Dr Larry Steinmetz makes a great argument. Check it out. (Don’t let the Gomer Pyle accent fool you. This guy’s […]