Qualities That Give Your Business A Unique Image


Competition amongst businesses is turning intense with each passing day. Brands which are out of sight are probably out of the minds of potential customers.

Today,  unique identity and value proposition are the main crux of business. These two can be attained through strategic branding.

Effective branding is an outcome of offering quality services through the right medium and communication process. Plus, companies constantly strive to plan an effective branding strategy to stay ahead in the league.


Today, branding has become a fundamental concept in the functioning of the business. Even start-ups ensure that they position themselves in the right manner so that they can communicate the right message to their audience.

Discussed below are some of the basic characteristics which product/services adopt to build their brand-

·      Target Audience:

The first step in the goal of building a brand or unique image is to know your audience. It is essential to know who your audience is, what are their likes/dislikes, where do they belong to, etc. Basically, it is necessary to understand demographic, psychographic and socio-cultural background of your potential audience.

This will help you to reach the right audience and with correct message, medium. Also, you get to know the right appeal which triggers them to purchase your product\service. This way, you start to walk on the right way and eventually increase your customers.

Your communication and medium should sync with your audience so that you can trace the impact of it on your product/service.

·      Passion:

There are chances that you may build a brand name in a short run but it is difficult to sustain it. At times, the charisma of brand building is lost when a brand reaches a specific stage but it is important to give it new dimension and sustain brand credibility.
Your serious passion can lead the brand to new levels. Therefore, it is essential to stay passionate about your product/service and lead your business to new heights. This passion can keep the spark alive within your product/service and your audience will not lose interest in it. The passion results into undying enthusiasm and genuine joy to work on your service/product. This in reality is infectious as it keeps you motivated to continuously work harder.

·      Uniqueness-

A single product category comprises of multiple brands within it. This makes it very tricky to create a special place for your brand in the heart of your consumer.  For instance, banks provide you a loan for your business but there are several business finance providers which offer you flexible loan opportunities. This exclusive quality of flexibility helps them to stand apart from the competition

It is important to build an exceptional identity that is different from the rest of your contemporaries. You do not need to revolutionise entire identity of your business but just add a different feature which your competitor does not have.

As an owner, all you need to is determine one indifferent element that resembles your service/product with your work culture and co-relate them. 

·      Competitiveness:

Today, competition is quite severe and surviving each day becomes all the more difficult. The fact remains that if you do not keep your head up in the water or test the water you are likely to sink. Besides, it is important to constantly look for opportunities and grab them at the right moment.

A brand manager or business owner cannot afford to take a back sit considering the tough competition. One can say that brand is a never-ending rollercoaster ride which takes various twists, turns and the owner experiences the trill!

·      Exposure:

One attribute which allows you stand apart from your contemporaries is the experience that you offer to your customers. Unique and special experience is one simple trick to provide an indifferent exposure to your customers.

 Along with experience it is equally important to reach your customers through the right medium.  The right medium ensures that you reach your potential audience and not the wrong audience.

 Internet and other digital media platforms have relatively enhanced exposure of people. This has resulted into better opportunities for employee as well as employer.  Better and effective tools make your task quicker and give you a chance to analyse your campaign.

This way, you get to know what works for your business and what not. Based on this analysis you can plan your future campaigns.

·      Consistency:

If your brand loses an exceptional spark, you gradually may lose out on your customers as well. It is therefore, very important to hold your customers with the help of various marketing, advertising and branding activities. One way to do so is to keep your consumers engaged in activities involving your product.

If you are launching a new product-awareness is your stepping stone. Your main goal should be to aware more potential consumers about your product or service. Once you have gained sufficient number of consumers the next step is to send a recall to them regarding your services.

This will result in a set of loyal customers which stick to your brand. You can take a breather at this point in time but do not forget to give them a top of the mind recall.

Lastly, good leadership is one essential quality which can help you to attain the above characteristics for your brand. Besides, it ensures that all your team members are on the same page and working towards one common goal.