Corporate branding and the implications of emotional values
Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
The aim with this thesis was to explore the process of corporate brandin and the implications emotional values may have on this process. With this aim, there is in a hermeneutic philosophy way an aspiration to create an understanding of the subject. The empirical results are gained through qualitative interviews. The understanding that has been reached in this thesis are among others that one of the characteristics of a corporate brand is that the employees' values have a more complex influence on the brand. Emotional values make the brand distinct and create customer - and employee loyalty throuhg creating a feeling for the brand. The result of this is that in order to be able to build a strong corporate brand, the corporation needs to consider not only the functional values within the corporation but also its emotional values.
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IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-2890OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-2890DiVA: diva2:192011