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Banks, Insurance & Financial Services How Human-Centered Designs Can Foster Relationships And Engage Consumers

From incorporating high-tech interactive displays to hosting networking and children's events, retailers are putting their efforts into creating welcoming store spaces that put human needs and desires first, working to optimize the IRL experience

Loyalty & Membership Interview: Inside Betaworks' New Clubhouse, Where Builders Connect

Betaworks head of creative James Cooper explains the philosophy behind the startup studio's new membership club ahead of his talk at our CXI 2018 conference

Incubator As Clubhouse

Listen to Betaworks's creative director explain how they help to develop companies like Bit.ly, Dots and GIPHY

Delivery & Logistics How Activists Are Rethinking The Gig Economy

A new deal offered by courier firm DPD may just be the beginning of the end of the race to the bottom

Home Big Energy Companies Are Pushing Consumers Towards Smart Meters

Smart Energy say that those who don't adopt the new tech risk new market entrants overtaking them

Advertising Campaign Gives Newborn Girls Funds To Start Their Own Businesses

To celebrate International Women's Day, Metro AG gave baby girls born in Dusseldorf, Germany a $2,500 deposit to encourage entrepreneurship later in life

Advertising Forbes Uses AI To Personify Corruption In Brazil

An artificial intelligence created a composite person based on multiple white-collar criminals to draw attention to corruption issues in the country

Automotive Uber Is Partnering With London City Planners To Improve Planning With Data

The ride-hailing app hopes to prove its fitness to operate by becoming a ‘better partner’

Design Op-Ed: Why Businesses Should Strive To Be More Beautiful

Alan Moore describes why he has made it his life’s mission to help businesses discover their own unique beauty

Cafe & Restaurant Artificial Intelligence Concierge Wants To Serve Fortune 500 Companies

Hypergiant is developing AI services for large businesses, starting with a virtual bartender

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Bank Of America Hopes To Monitor The Integrity Of Online Ads With A Brand Safety Officer

The new role was created after fears about questionable content, following Unilever’s public stand against ‘fake news, racism, sexism and hate’

Fashion & Apparel Asos 'Try Before You Buy' System Wins Big With Young Shoppers

Letting buyers pay only for items they keep proves a hit with young shoppers as sales rise to £300 million

Retail How To Save Small Town Retail

Revamping shops to prop up a town center is the wrong approach: retailing will improve on its own if cities can attract employers or prosperous commuters

Syndicated This Entrepreneur Wants To Turn Australian Shoppers Into Dedicated Online Consumers

How Melbourne entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan sees the new world of retail