It’s become crystal clear that if you’re going to be successful in the ever-shifting marketing landscape, you need to be able to change direction, and fast. Fluidity and agility are key, and that’s why having technology, media and creative playing on the same team is going to be crucial for the successful marketer or agency.
If you believe the pace of change in the world is getting faster and faster, you’re not alone.
The rapid march of technology and changing consumer expectations are driving organisations to release new products and services at an ever increasing rate. In marketing, this translates to delivering campaigns and interactions at greater speed, with flexibility and customer responsiveness to match. But if handled poorly, such rapid product and process development can also translate to a drop in quality.
Chief strategy officer at cummins&partners, Adam Ferrier, subscribes to the theory of increasing speed in product development, communications and marketing processes – particularly when driven by pace-setting companies that introduce more efficient processes, such as European fashion brand, Zara.
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