Why is it important to keep up to date with industry trends and developments? And is it really that hard to stay on top of your industry and getting valuable advantage?
We have listed four important categories to keep up with. But most importantly, we will let you know how you should manage to monitor your industry in a time saving way.
Staying informed on trends is important to help you build credibility and value, but also to show that you know where your field is heading in the future. We know that many people spend very much time every day keeping up with the latest news and developments in their field. We also know that it is an extremely time consuming task. An important one, but it takes a lot of time that we could be spending doing more important things.
Trends don’t just pop up in the newspaper. Current events are reported all over, especially in the digital landscape. Keeping connected through all mediums will give you a better perspective on what’s going on in your industry and being alert to the following matters will definitely keep you in the know.
4 important categories to keep up with:
Make sure to follow the industry publications and social media.
Keep tabs on your competitors and there businesses.
Take advantage of industry research and trends reports.
Last but not least, customer engagement is really the bottom line.
So how are you supposed to keep track on everything that happens within your industry and at the same time validate all the content to see if it is relevant for you and your business?
That is a question we at Hoodin always have in the back of our mind when we constantly improve our platform. How is one supposed to keep track on everything that happens without spending an excessive amount of time on searching within different platforms and forums.
With Hoodin you can easily collect, manage and use your customized results thanks to specific keywords that you set up to create the coverage that your business needs. Carve out some time in your schedule to stay up to date on your industry and trends with Hoodin and don’t let the industry surpass you.
Felicia Falevall, Junior partner & market manager