This smooth, practical essay explains how and why investing in empathy, experience and storytelling is essential to be competitive in a market where algorithms set the rules.
How can you ride the waves of today’s techno-economic tsunamis without being overwhelmed? Well, by becoming #phygital – physical and digital, offering places of contact and handy services just a click away! Values, emotions and humanity are the core of a new marketing model designed for a world where the digital dimension is increasingly connected to physical experience.
In the words of series editor Paolo Iabichino, #Phygital is a trace left by a pioneer. The book caters to students, marketing managers and (small) entrepreneurs, showing how digital marketing and social psychology should merge if we want to save local shops from the competition of a future that is already here (the big online players) and turn human resources from fixed costs into real sources of worth.