The technology tightrope setup by brand experience

March 23, 2020 | 245 views

No industry is immune from the growing shift toward customer-centricity. With virtually limitless possibilities where customers can turn, brands that expect consistent business need to create and provide engaging customer experiences. Walking the thin line between intriguing and efficient has proven to be overwhelming for brands seeking help from the technology that promises to answer it all. But that’s because technology is just opportunity until you make something of it; it’s the means, not the ends.

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