The Prime Minister of the time, John Howard with the support of Opposition, immediately sent the military and heaps more police into 73 Indigenous communities to try to fix the problems there. Things like alcohol, violence, unemployment, poor health and poor education. It became known as the Northern Territory Intervention.
Because no matter what you do in life, you going to run up against big problems in your own personal life and in your communities and in your country. There going to be a stubborn status quo, and there are going to be people determined to stymie your efforts to bring about change. There are going to be people who say you can do something.
And we invented the game. Well, a white dude actually invented the game, but the brothers made it more fun to watch with dunks and dipsy do moves and all that. But something happened since 2004, because that same chemistry experiment is having a different result.
Forfeiting billions in market value, squandering brand reputation, being hauled in front of industry regulators and even the courts every crisis scenario in the communications handbook is on the table if your business does not perform its due diligence to protect customer information.Take a proactive approach to data protectionGovernments around the world are rolling out new regulations on how customer data can be collected, used and stored. Coming into effect this month, Europe General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will allow EUconsumers to pull their data from a company at any time. Canada long awaited Mandatory Data Breach Notification requirement will come into force on Nov.
The reception Thursday of the BBB product launch was a perfect case in point. Mockery and/or criticism of the $495 shoes was all over the virtual place, including from the Twitter account of none other than Shaquille O’Neal, who noted his own, much more kid friendly brand of low price sneakers. Stephon Marbury, he of the famously $14.98 Starburys, also weighed in.
There are ways you can capture and keep the attention and dollars of your customers without having to blow your marketing budget. How?A perfect example of this is Dove. Where many brands choose big name (read: big dollar) celebrities to endorse their products, Dove has made themselves relatable.
Patrick was stunned. “Wow,” he said. “I really wonder if Luck’s future is in Indianapolis. Almost immediately, Zykera Rice put back a Stockton miss, was fouled by Nike McClure and added the free throw. Then Jessie Loera disrupted WSU’s next possession by picking Borislava Hristova’s dribble and dishing to Rice, who scored again. It pushed the Bulldogs’ advantage to 57 49, and that was pretty much it for the Cougs..