The Zombie Apocalypse is REAL. Start planning.

The Zombie Apocalypse is REAL. Start planning.

Impending Zombie Apocalypse Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 13 January 2017 Zombie Apocalypse is possible The Impending Zombie Apocalypse The danger of a Zombie apocalypse is real. Yesterday, I read a news story in Popular Science on why scientists are...
The US brand. What is the United States of America?

The US brand. What is the United States of America?

The US brand. What is the United States of America? Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 29 November 2016 The US brand. What is the United States of America?  The US brand is under siege. Is anyone else worried about the future of the US? I don’t mean in terms of...
Brexit succession means nobody wins

Brexit succession means nobody wins

The unthinkable happened with Brexit Brexit was a bloodless civil war. We have come along way (or have we?). Time was an obscure Archduke could be assassinated in Bosnia and the whole world would be dragged into a global war later called the First World War in history...
Olympic doping is a symptom not a cause

Olympic doping is a symptom not a cause

Olympic doping is a symptom not a cause Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 19 May 2016 The win at all costs mentality brings doping on   Olympic doping? Remember when Captain Renault (Claude Raines from the 1942 movie Casablanca) famously said “I’m...
Brokered Republican Convention? Is it plausable?

Brokered Republican Convention? Is it plausable?

Brokered Republican Convention? Is it plausable? Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 3 March 2016 What would a brokered Republican Convention do to the GOP? A brokered Republican Convention sounds like such fun to political junkies. However, such shenanigans in...
US Government vs Apple Inc

US Government vs Apple Inc

US Government vs Apple Inc Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 22 February 2016 US Government vs Apple. Nothing is more American than Apple®pie A brand is a means of identification. The world’s best brands represent the highest aspirations of its adherents. The...
Paris terrorism and the brand of France

Paris terrorism and the brand of France

Paris terrorism and the French brand Firstly, I want to say that I am not a Francophile. I travel all over the globe on business and enjoy France no more or no less than I do the UK, Italy, Ireland, Germany, Austria and every other nation I am privileged to visit....
Republican Debate Survey Results

Republican Debate Survey Results

Republican Debate Survey Results Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 13 August 2013 How the candidates did The Debate Format Stealing Share sponsored a quick survey of people who watched the Republican debate on August 6, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio.  The results...
The Donald Trump debate continues

The Donald Trump debate continues

(If you watched the debate, share your thoughts in a short survey here)Tonight, the top 10 polling Republicans face off in the first of the Republican Presidential debates (or as I call it… the Donald Trump Debate). The Donald Trump debate is interesting because...
Rescuing Newspapers

Rescuing Newspapers

Rescuing Newspapers Rescuing Newspapers and the Power of Brand Of all the changes that modern technology has ushered in, nothing is more distressing than the demise of the daily newspaper. Across the globe, newsrooms are clipping the wings of their staff of reporters,...
The brand of Scotland and how it affects today’s vote

The brand of Scotland and how it affects today’s vote

The brand of Scotland and how it affects today’s vote Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 18 September 2014 The power of the Scotland brand As someone who is proud of his Irish heritage, there’s a part of me that understands why so many Scots are for...
Branding. Nation Building Challenge

Branding. Nation Building Challenge

Brands in Nation Building Role of Branding as a Nation building challenge When it comes time to Nation Building. Where are the brands? More Care Given to Laundry Detergent It is odd how most nations never spend the resources managing their brand. Not the way P&G...