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"Our brains need to understand why people say what they say by filling in the blanks. The breakdown happens when our assumptions are flat wrong; it’s dangerous to believe you know everything about your customer and vice versa." - Jamie Lowary #CustomerFirst
Just how often should you communicate with customers? @yesmarketingus found that it depends on the medium. On social, 64% of people say the frequency of communication they receive from brands is "just right." On email, 36% of people say it's "too much." Where do you weigh in?
Here's an interesting take on technology -- which so many of us, as marketers and business leaders, rely on to succeed, despite its drawbacks. But @HumaneTech_ is optimistic and believes we can build tech that "embraces rather than exploits." How is your brand already doing this?
"The concept of disruption is about competitive response; it is not a theory of growth. It's adjacent to growth. But it's not about growth." - @claychristensen #GrowBetter
Inhale. Exhale. That's at the core of mindfulness apps like @calm and @Headspace, both valued in the millions. If you use one of these apps, how does it impact your work/life? Are these apps onto something, or do you think it's counterintuitive to use a mobile device to meditate?
🎨Ways to foster your Creativity
🔹Step away from the screen
🔹Take a walk
🔹Give yourself permission to fail
🔹Listen to music
🔹Take a deep breath and smile
🔹Get some rest
🔹Break the rules
🔹Do something just for fun
🔹Don't force it
🔹Read a book
What are your thoughts on the gig economy? In the end, is it good for the customer? The provider? The platform?
"Even though we're creating brands, we're always doing it not only with people, but for people. Clients hire us because they also know that our work is really for their customers. It’s all about building real, long-lasting relationships with people." - Greg Corey #CustomerFirst
Facebook wants you to know that it also owns WhatsApp and Instagram, just in case you forgot. Soon, the company will amend the names of these apps to include Facebook; e.g., "Instagram from Facebook." What do you think of these, um, helpful reminders?