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Using Social Media to Max Out a Trade Show

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How do you boost attendance, brand exposure, and post-show conversions using social media? Get tips on which channels to use when, and how to make your hashtag go the distance in this article from Inventors Digest.

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0 Publicize early; post often; use and monitor the event hashtag, even afterward. Also consider creating a landing page on your website specifically for those at the trade show and then direct all traffic there. Or livestream parts of the event. Consumer product trade shows offer a remarkable opportunity for inventors to show off their …

Effective Experience Design ‘Delivers the Moment’

In a building, you can’t click “back”.

Human experience of a physical space will never mimic how we interact with a web page. In a pop-up store, trade show booth, bank, or corporate museum, there’s no option to refresh, scroll, or click back. A customer’s eyes are not limited to what’s available via mouse or touchscreen. That’s why Experience Design (ExD) needs to be executed with special consideration for core human behavior and function in the three-dimensional world. (more…)

Exciting Trends in Multichannel Welcome and Onboarding Communication

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First impressions matter, and making them consistent and seamless across multiple channels is a must for banks and credit unions. This article points to examples of welcome kits that illustrate some of the best implementations of onboarding in the industry.

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Building a powerful new customer welcome and onboarding communications process improves the customer journey, resulting in increased ROI and customer satisfaction.

Where Campus Meets Corporate Design

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When businesses and offices can serve multiple purposes, they’re likely to be more attractive to prospective customers and employees. Learn how the Extended University Commons at California State University, Northridge (CSUN) included elements in their design to serve as both an academic and corporate office space.

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A building is much more than its appearance; it’s how the user will behave inside of it that determines its adaptability.

Samsung’s design chief interview at Brainstorm Design 2018

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Samsung’s executive vice president Don-Tae Lee wants to harmonise Samsung’s diverse family of products, creating a seamless experience that the user will identify as flowing from the Samsung product. Learn more about how he’s moving Samsung from being a technology-driven company to being ‘a user-and lifestyle centric brand.’

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Be inspired by Samsung’s design chief Don-Tae Lee 2018, who here lays bare his thoughts on the importance of seamless design, Brainstorm Design Singapore 2018.

Seven Tips to Get More from Your Tradeshow/Event Spending | MarTech Advisor

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Trade shows and events can be big financial drags on the business, without a good ROI, if they aren’t done well. Here, Motivosity CMO Jeff Staples lays out seven solid tips for getting more out of your trade show program.

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Joe Staples, Chief Marketing Officer, Motivosity, writes on how tech companies can benefit from tradeshow and events

15 Applications of AI and Machine Learning in Financial Marketing

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Customers desire connectivity, consistency, and personalized experiences no matter what company channel they’re using. Learn how financial marketing can take advantage of AI and machine learning to align channels and earn their customers’ trust.

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning are very powerful marketing tools that must be used by banks and credit unions to meet consumer expectations.

Design for Audience, Deliver for Experience

Flashing lights, magicians, brand ambassadors with model good-looks…. If you’ve ever been to a trade show, you’ve seen these well-worn tactics used again and again to attract an audience. They work initially by employing a direct sensory grab — “Hey! Look over here!” — but ultimately lack the context and mindset needed to achieve any meaningful, long-term engagement. So how do you grab a visitor’s attention, provide enough interest to bring them to you, and sustain that interest long enough to provide a meaningful interaction? (more…)

Hospitals Focus on Patient Experience Through Design

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Learn how some hospitals are pioneering a model of more connected care, keeping patients happy and willing to return, and improving the work environment for employees and staff.

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