It’s that time of year when the predictions for 2014 begin to emerge. First up is Cloud Computing which promises to be an even more disruptive force next year (Software Insider).
For chief marketing officers, Forrester predicts that life-cycle management will become a major priority for the year ahead. I’ve talked about this area before in relation to the amount of information and understanding digital enables businesses to gather about their customers. It will be interesting to see how it develops in 2014 (Forrester blogs).
One technology that offers a tremendous amount of potential is iBeacon. For retailers in particular, it offers a great deal of potential (Business 2 Community). Meanwhile, ground-breaking marketing activities in 2013 point the way for other businesses in the year ahead. Here are 10 of the most progressive. (PSFK)
And finally, trying to find a way to make New Year’s resolutions stick? Here’s one answer (Steve Shapiro)