Global Trends 2020

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78. Ipsos R&D shows that, when asked, consumers significantly underestimate the impact of official advertising on their views.

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81. Respondents rated banks, airlines, mobile phone operators, broadband internet providers and electricity/gas suppliers

82. This is particularly concerning as we invited consumers to consider the brand promise as ‘anything that the brand says about itself generally (this could be through advertising, marketing communications or anything else)’.  The aim was to screen out the influence of some ‘unofficial communications.’

83. It is interesting to note that an experience can still be better than promised despite a negative critical incident, although interrogating this is outside of the scope of this article.

84. https://www.ipsos.com/sites/default/files/ct/publication/documents/2018-01/Get_Fair_or_fail-2018.pdf https://www.ipsos.com/sites/default/files/publication/1970-01/Ipsos-Loyalty-Healing-the-Pain.pdf

 

 

 

Fact references

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U.S. Universities accepting Duolingo English Test

With the suspension of traditional English proficiency tests in countries most affected by the coronavirus, a wave of US institutions are now accepting the results of the Duolingo English Test, either as stand-alone proof or as a supplement to other measures of English-language proficiency.

Source: https://thepienews.com/news/us-more-heis-accepting-the-duolingo-english-test-amid-uncertainty/

 

Zoom introduces new virtual background feature

As more people are using video conferencing software due to having to work from home, Zoom have introduced a series of playful backgrounds they allow people to pretend they are anywhere else.

Source: https://mashable.com/article/zoom-background-change-coronavirus-meetings/?europe=true