Blurred Lines is a song recorded by American recording artist Robin Thicke for his 2013 album of the same name. The song has been a worldwide hit, topping the charts in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Ireland, Spain, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland and the United Kingdom.
Connected Customer Experience
Nowadays, people trust recommendations from their friends far more than those they receive from third-party sources. The reach and speed of a single recommendation, particularly when expressed through social media channels, can be either immensely damaging or promotional for a brand.
What are your customers saying about your products? How many bad reviews does it take to deter shoppers? According to a recent study, 64% of customers surveyed said they trusted product reviews from other consumers; but between one and three bad online reviews would be enough to deter the majority (67%) of shoppers from purchasing a product or service.
As disruption tightens its grip, taking hold of companies in every industry, the need to transform becomes a business imperative – future strategies will define success or failure.
An astounding 150,000 people descended on Las Vegas in January of this year to attend the International CES Show. Over 3,000 vendors rolled out their latest products for the consumer electronics marketplace.
In February of this year the Harvard Business Review Blog Network published an article penned by Joe McCambley entitled Stop Selling Ads and Do Something Useful. The article focused on how brands need to create experiences for customers rather than creating ads.