Parking in Holland is digital

Parking in Holland is digital

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Netherlands is a small country, compared to Germany. But they are big when it comes to innovation. Although we are small, there’s a high population density. Amsterdam has only 800.000 inhabitants, but 5.000.000 visitors per year. This creates a parking problem, because the space in the city is quite limited. therefore Amsterdam created a solution. Continue reading Parking in Holland is digital

Germans should change their mindset and open up for the new age

Germans should change their mindset and open up for the new age

Reading Time: 3 minutes I live in Germany for many years now, and I really like Germany and the Germans. But, although I am pretty “Germanized”, there are still some German “features” I don’t understand. I’m 54 years old (almost 55) and so I’m a member of the, so-called, generation X, but I’m always curious about new things. When Continue reading Germans should change their mindset and open up for the new age

Mobile Payment will become common in Germany

Mobile Payment will become common in Germany

Reading Time: 3 minutes Paying mobile is a routine in many countries. A great example is China. Alibaba® offers one of the most popular mobile payment services (and a lot more) in China. called Alipay®. Here’s great promotion video on Youtube®. Please activate JavaScriptto be able to see the Video.https://youtu.be/t5ElQaVjQZE Another widely accepted service is WeChat. And, again, a video from Continue reading Mobile Payment will become common in Germany

How your customers become fans

How your customers become fans

Reading Time: 5 minutes When I am doing research about digitalization, there is one significant “buzzword: Customer Service. Although the world, our society and therefore we are getting more and more digital, it seems that humans and their expectations are getting more and more important. I’ve written some articles already about this subject, and therefore I won’t repeat myself Continue reading How your customers become fans

Smart City Finland

Smart City Finland

Reading Time: 1 minute Finland is leading the way in Europe in terms of smart city development, using its resources to create new business models and efficient city planning. Start-ups and companies are assisting in this transformation of smart cities, honing in on sectors such as environment, mobility, economy, and living. As a way to tackle urban environmental challenges Continue reading Smart City Finland

The future of B2B and the new demands of consumers

The future of B2B and the new demands of consumers

Reading Time: 2 minutes e-commerce affects up to 56% of purchases in stores e-commerce accounts for nearly 10% of US retail sales This number is growing by almost 15% annually. Consumption of B2B e-commerce Nearly $ 1 billion B2B e-commerce. Changing the expectations of B2B buyers → Need for B2C-like functionality The growth of digitally savvy generation Z Mobile Continue reading The future of B2B and the new demands of consumers

The expectations for B2B are increasing

The expectations for B2B are increasing

Reading Time: 3 minutes The expectations for B2B are increasing Driver of change: The boundaries between private and professional life are disappearing. People tend to use one phone for work and private instead of having two phones. Consumers not only shop in offline shops nowadays, but are shopping online – on mobile-optimized (responsive) websites more often. The same people Continue reading The expectations for B2B are increasing