Repositioning: Marketing in an Era of Competition, Change, and Crisis

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Repositioning: Marketing in an Era of Competition, Change, and Crisis

by Jack Trout with Steve Rivkin

Repositioning by Jack Trout is a follow-up to a book called Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind, which Trout co-wrote with Al Ries 30 years prior.

Positioning is a competitive strategy, which Trout defines as “how you differentiate yourself in the mind of your prospect.”  Repositioning is about adjusting perceptions about you or about your competition.  Trout stresses simplicity–you need one powerful differentiating idea, the more obvious the better. Continue reading