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When Digital becomes Human from steven van belleghem

There is an urgent need for an extreme transformation of the customer relationship. Customers live in a world of self service, big data, customer automation and the integration of the online & offline world. If your organization fails to implement the digital relation, your future becomes very uncertain. Succeeding in the digital transformation will not be enough. As a consequence of the digital evolution, there is also a need for the human transformation of your customer relationship. Thinking about the role of humans versus machines, thinking about the role of the warm human touch and considering the power to connect people with people, are the key challenges in this domain. ’When digital becomes human’ is a story about the combination of the digital and the human transformation in your customer strategy. By steven van belleghem's BRAND SACRIFICE from

One powerful question for brands to answer in 2015: what are you prepared to SACRIFICE? From trendwatching

The future of music industry from Stefano Catracchia

Music revenues are declining for more than ten years. But we are not listening less music. Digital revolution, piracy, streaming and mostly customers behaviors are affecting heavily the monetization of the entire industry. Define a new business model is key to grow. Interesting thoughts by Stefano Catracchia's THE FUTURE OF CUSTOMER SERVICE from

Five trends that will redefine great service in 2015 and beyond according to

THAW from Tangible Media Group on Vimeo.

THAW is a novel interaction system that allows a collocated large display and small handheld devices to seamlessly work together. The smartphone acts both as a physical interface and as an additional graphics layer for near-surface interaction on a computer screen. Created by Tangible Media Group