Loneliness

 “Learning to be alone” is a necessary life journey. It means dealing with one’s own anxieties and fears and accepting that emotions goes up and down and we need to learn to manage them without discharging them on others.

Solitudine

 “Imparare a stare da soli” è un percorso di vita necessario e autentico nel diventare adulti. Significa fare i conti con le proprie ansie e le proprie paure e accettare che le emozioni e gli umori variano dal positivo al negativo e che bisogna gestirli senza scaricarli sul prossimo.

Superare la paura

Era il 2014 quando pubblicai il libro “La Strategia della Farfalla”. Ai tempi eravamo tutti un po’ scossi dalle ripercussioni della crisi economica e sentivo un forte bisogno di parlare dell’importanza di reinvetarsi e di non mollare mai.

Overcome fear

It’s already 7 years that I published the book “The Butterfly Strategy”. At the time we were all shaken by the economic crisis and I felt a strong need to talk about the importance of reinventing ourselves and never give up.

marketing conference EWMS

A 48-hour marketing conference eWMS (World Marketing Summit) is what I am trying to follow since yesterday. I like the idea very much and all presenters are super interesting mainly professors coming from the best universities all over the world and reading through the times we are living and how the future could look like….

Thanks to Ioana Straeter for asking my opinion

I really would like to thank Ioana for this interview! (you can read it on linkedin here: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/sabrina-colantonis-ten-steps-marketing-communication-success-ioana/?trackingId=rsVfrgshRdCzU9K80VuyXQ%3D%3D). Not only because she was interested in my opinion and my experience and this was making me very happy since it means that is valuable also for other persons. But specially because chatting together with her about…

Round Table “B2B Marketing Online”

Today during the event B2B Marketing Hotline, organized by Marconomy, we had the chance to discuss and share about the challenges that companies are facing in this period, with a special focus on marketing and sales. The major topics were related to the role of marketing professionals, now and in future, and what kind of…

“B2B next normal”: from passive to strategic marketing

The evolution of the marketing approach is not a due and automatic process from passive to strategic. Of course many trends push more and more companies to be attractive in understanding their markets. However, the ability to move forward to the next stage is really depending on the situation of that specific sector in a…

Key learnings

Preparing the return and the phase 2, I feel an odd sense of anxiety. The same I was feeling in the beginning of the lock-down. At that time, the surprise and the concern was made by seeing the life we were used to have and to know as so granted and due, being disrupted by…

Brands and their “raison d’être”

I’ve been asked to explain what has been my approach during this crisis time regarding the Brand strategy. So, since sharing is caring, let us summarise some thoughts and directions that I am taking now. The crisis exist and will exist for next months, this is now clear and not less scaring for everyone. An…

Virtual leadership. Why many were so sceptic?

One of the opportunity created by this huge crisis is  the use of smart-working on large scale. It is nothing new. Since years we envision a new way of working thanks to digital technology, but  many companies and managers were still very sceptic about this new way of managing the professional daily life. The home-office…

“Next Normal” could be a better world

It is my eight week of quarantine, sitting in my apartment close to Milan, one of the most affected areas of Covid19; I am working the whole day to push further the narrative of the company in this very strange time. Ethic and Empathy are part of our daily life now as never before. Staying…