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Customer Relationship - Brand Communities

We bring 25 years experience in world class sales and marketing strategies that we help you implement.

Today, customers believe at 14% Brand advertising whereas
they believe at 94% what other customers or clients say.

This is one reason why there has been a surge in Brand Communities and the search by Brands and Retailers to build a community of followers and ambassadors.

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The truth on the Millennials by Simon Sinek

Simon's interview is to be watched if you are working or need to work with Millennials very soon.
You will get tremendous insight into what makes them tick.

An eye-opener. You won't regret it.

They are born in 1984 and after. They seem to be
* Tough to manage
* Entitled
* Unfocused
* Self Interested
* Lazy

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Gareth Southgate - Keep on learning

Some time ago, the Manager of the England Squad Gareth Southgate highlighted something we often forget:
"You're always learning...".

Whether we refer to the economy or sports, managing people and events is more complex. Change is the only constant and we all have no choice but to keep on learning!
By working with or studying the NFL or the Spanish and German Teams, Gareth Southgate and the England Squad have learnt a lot.

In the current climate it is your opportunity to shine by being proactive. Together, we can share what has been successful with your colleagues and also what they told us does not work.

Start today and implement your growth plan with security.

May the Force be with You

What do Star Wars and the force be with you have in common with Fashion and Retail?

The film has a lot of lessons that gets us closer to Fashion. Apart from the values of Friendship, here are some important points:

*Embrace what makes you unique. 

*Understand that others will see the world differently than you do. Be a critical thinker.
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How to calculate the duty on your goods

EXPORT TO EUROPE OR THE USA REQUIRES EXPERTISE

As you are planning to exhibit in a foreign trade show in Europe or the USA?
Are you looking to look like any local Brand when it comes to the back office?
Are you looking to facilitate the work of the Buyer and giving the Buyer the right signals?

If you answer YES then you need to look into adding DUTY and freight to the price of goods especially if you are selling your goods to EU and USA buyers.

You may also want an expert by your side as it should not take more than just a few hours to share the logic and process to get it right from the start.
It can also be shared in 30mn and counting and for less than US$75.

Gucci & Fashion Weeks - TRT World interviews Thierry Bayle

Big changes are looming large in the Fashion Industry especially as far as Fashion Weeks are concerned. Others changes must also take place.

Watch the interview of GFM Founder , Thierry Bayle, on TRT World as Gucci has decided to reduce the commitment they have made in the past:
they will move from 5 to 2 fashion shows per year.

St Laurent will not show at Paris Fashion Week this September 2020
Dries Van Noten alongside many other Designers are looking to see fundamental changes happening sooner rather than later. 
More people are looking for a more timely delivery of the goods. 
Why deliver shorts in January (in the northern hemisphere) when it is still very cold).
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We are at a crossroad. If we want it, we will need to fight for it!

We don't know what we don't know

BREAKING NEWS (World Weekly Webinar) - COVID19 is here, make it your strength.

Gone are the days when we could say:
"I know it all - I'll do it my way"(and going against the ideas coming from your Team & advisors). 

The coronavirus pandemic has shown all of us that we know little. We now understand that the more we read and learn, the more we need to read and learn. 
Do you agree?

The same applies to your Fashion Business or project.
Presidents, Prime Ministers and CEOs from Fortune500 have advisors or sounding boards. 
Why not us?

After 25 years in the business of fashion, GFM Founder can tell you with certainty that
"Today, Fashion Success is no more about what you know, it is about what you don't know".

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