Where should you be advertising in 2012? How will consumer behavior change the way you interact with your audience? What mobile trends will impact you most this year? Marketers, retailer, content owners and technology firms are more focused than ever on obtaining results from investments in digital marketing. If past years were about amassing data from the touch points between companies, 2012 will be about curating, filtering and measuring that information to drive outcomes.
Enterprise Marketing Management, or EMM, is a software
technology solution for marketing organizations that provides a comprehensive marketing platform for managing customer and prospect interactions throughout the customer lifecycle. Before introducing the IBM® Enterprise Marketing Management suite, here are some recent observations about today’s marketing environment that set the context in which IBM is seeking to meet the needs of marketers.
The practice of marketing is challenging these days because of the rise of the “empowered customer.” Today’s customers are well-informed, use other people as their primary information source, interact with companies through multiple channels, touch points and media, and want (but rarely get) a superior customer experience—and have outlets for venting frustration when they don’t get what they want.
Published By: BlackBerry
Published Date: Jul 22, 2010
As more employees desire to use their personal smartphones for work, IT managers must leverage the opportunity, or risk their organizations missing out on an emerging business trend. It's no longer feasible for an IT department, regardless of company size, to ignore the smartphone push from the majority of the employee population. IT management must attempt to channel the chaos and determine ways to embrace the personal mobility wave while maintaining effective security and management measures, especially in relation to the corporate network. This free whitepaper discusses innovative mobile strategies, new policies, and a fresh approach to allowing smartphones access to corporate resources.
Watch this webinar to learn how top companies are re-energizing their B2B marketing with customer behavior analytics. Take advantage of your Web, CRM, Support and other touch points to identify customer actions that signal a future purchase and which marketing programs will help speed the process.
To drive revenue, you have to first engage your audience. To engage your audience, you need to communicate in a relevant way with them. Well, in a time when people engage with brands across a wide variety of touchpoints, relevance has been redefined. Marketers who evolve their strategies to an Engaged Commerce approach have much to gain.
Discerning and demanding consumers expect meaningful retail interactions. Creating new world-class experiences is vital to differentiate products and boost profits in the consumer goods market.
• Let me shop when and how I want: Technology to research and buy products defines consumer behavior, driven by social media’s “see now, buy now” mentality.
• Give me relevant data: With ever-expanding information, every touchpoint should have customer data that matters.
• Give me a truly unique experience: Innovative retailers use new partners and tools to deliver personalized consumer experiences.
• Pair my products with consistently good service: New customer service technologies are crucial in a world with more consumer/retailer choices.
• Make my retail environments better: Consumers want memorable, differentiated experiences in user-friendly digital and physical retail environments.
I invite you to download your targeted industry analysis and uncover the expectations to take into account a
IBM recently commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate how businesses are changing in the face of today's business environment. Read this report to learn the four key findings driving business decisions today including the customer experience, touchpoints, lack of internal collaboration and non-technology hurdles to business transformation.
Today’s leading DMPs are ingesting a wide range of owned and licensed data streams for insights and segmentation and are pushing data into a growing number of external targeting platforms, helping marketers deliver more relevant and consistent marketing communications.
Forrester states that businesses today struggle to understand and leverage the tools necessary to create and manage unified, multichannel Digital Customer Experiences across multiple touchpoints including, web and mobile experiences for customer transactions and mobile applications.
Read this report to understand how IBM's Digital Experience software is delivering solutions for the emerging Digital Customer Experience platform and integrating best-of-breed components into software offerings that manage multiple facets of the Digital Customer Experience.
Adobe strives to help marketers not only collect and analyze data, but to turn data into relevant actions that reach customers in personal ways. Forrester has gathered the trends of big data and rich data to give you a sense of how they'll be used differently in 2014.
Digital touchpoints support an increasingly large percentage of the overall customer experience. 2012 saw the emergence of several important digital customer experience trends that will gain momentum as firms look to unify the cross-touchpoint experiences they deliver in 2013. This report outlines key trends that will make up the landscape that customer experience professionals will be working in as they take strides to improve their digital customer experiences in 2013.
Read Forrester's inaugural Wave for Digital Intelligence Platforms to see why Adobe is the only leader. Forrester assesses 15 capabilities needed to develop a holistic understanding of customers across digital touchpoints.
Read this report by Forrester Research, Inc. for a better understanding of customer life-cycle marketing systems, a look at the landscape of CLCMS technology providers, and key recommendations for CMOs to prepare for and adopt these new but necessary tools.
Fragmentation of the customer journey, due to the growth of digital channels, platforms and content, has forced marketing to be more relevant and responsive. In this paper, Forrester calls on CMOs to adopt the customer life-cycle as a guiding framework and deploy “customer life-cycle marketing systems” (CLCMS). Learn more by downloading the report.
This report gives customer experience professionals the tools and processes they need to act on digital customer experience improvement across touchpoints like websites, mobile phones, and tablets. Forrester recommends 10 tactics for evaluating digital touchpoints and determining customers' needs, proven and emerging methodologies for redesigning digital interactions, and best practices for ensuring that your digital experiences support your business objectives.
While the store remains the cornerstone of the shopping experience, our survey of more than 26,000 customers across a range of grocery and non-grocery retail categories, reveals that today’s empowered consumers are increasingly comfortable purchasing through multiple retail channels. The much discussed trend of "Showrooming," threatens to fragment hard-earned customer loyalty. Retailers can convert the threat to opportunity by making their customers "sticky" through a seamless omni-channel approach that provides consistency, convenience and a superior shopping experience across every consumer touch point.
Published By: Genesys
Published Date: Jun 19, 2019
Success is defined by the quality of your customer relationships. Outdated infrastructure hinders your ability to deliver consistent service across all channels and touchpoints. With rising customer and business demands, you might not have time to wait and see what long-term options a vendor will offer, and when.
Proven, market-leading customer experience solutions let you optimize customer engagement across existing channels. And with a partner who’s focused on both innovation and your success, you can future-proof your business as it evolves. Read this executive brief to learn how to incorporate an open, stable and proven customer experience platform—and provider.
Discover the advantages of a proven prescriptive migration methodology that will guide your successful customer experience transformation, including:
Establishing a solid foundation for customer engagement channels and touchpoints as they emerge
Extending omnichannel engagement across departments and processes outside of
Published By: Optimizely
Published Date: Apr 06, 2018
We live in the age of the consumer.
Across touchpoints, customer expectations for digital interactions and brand experiences are evolving. Today, it is critical for organizations to deliver high-performing, personalized encounters across the customer journey.
To drive innovation and stay competitive, organizations need to reorient towards the customer—which means being able to understand their needs, adapt to their expectations, and quickly make improvements. But pinpointing where to make iterations across your tactics and digital entities like websites and landing pages can be a difficult task—especially in today’s multi-touch environment.
Published By: Quantcast
Published Date: Jan 07, 2015
Attribution models assign credit to some or all of the touchpoints that contribute to a conversion—such as impressions, clicks, web searches, and website visits.
Download this attribution guide today and we’ll outline some of the most common models used to measure display advertising and get to the bottom of how they may work for you.
Today's customers are more information-enabled and mobile than ever before. They may begin the buying process in a retail store and complete it from the comfort of their home, expecting their journey to be personalized, relevant and consistent across all touch points.
Published By: HireVue
Published Date: Nov 28, 2018
The holy grail of recruitment is prediction: how well you can predict a candidate’s success based on a limited number of touch points. Game-based assessments provide insight into the best predictor of job performance: a candidate’s cognitive ability.
IN THIS EBOOK, YOU’LL LEARN:
How game-based assessments increase candidate completion rates while mitigating bias
The drawbacks of legacy cognitive testing
Why measuring cognitive traits through games was impossible until recently
The types of employers who benefit most from a game-based approach to assessment
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