This text deals with the problems of communicating in an overcommunicated society. It shows how to "position" a company within the mind of the prospective buyer/customer, how to stay there, how to find an area not filled by a "leader" and how to avoid the pitfalls of letting a second product ride on the coatails of an established one. This book reveals case histories and anecdotes of successes and failures in the world of advertising.
Al Ries is Chairman of Ries & Ries, Focusing Consultants. Jack Trout is Chairman of Trout & Partners. Al Ries and Jack Trout are undoubtedly the world's best-known marketing strategists.
Chapter 1. What Positioning Is All About. Chapter 2. The Assault on the Mind. Chapter 3. Getting Into the Mind. Chapter 4. Those Little Ladders in Your Head. Chapter 5. You Can't Get There From Here. Chapter 6. Positioning of a Leader. Chapter 7. Po