We are nothing short of hearing about the advancement of technology, from smart watches to virtual reality; we as a generation have grown and aspired to develop and re-create some of the most complex technologies of our time. Humans have managed to increase their capacity of knowledge with constant breakthroughs in all sectors of our industry. And yet everyone is constantly asking why we must keep up with technology, why we can’t go back to the ‘good old’ days’.
Well, we could; if we had more time… Time to use books for research instead of the internet, time to write letters instead of emails and texts, time to travel abroad and see family/friends/clients instead of Skype and Facetime. Yes, we did have time to do all of the above and some may still but now we have found bigger and better ways of doing those things quicker, more efficiently, more effectively. So why stop now? Technology is emerging whether you like it or not, so why not embrace it.
Today, the world cannot function without it. It empowers us just as much as we thrive off of it. Technology is essential to every business; it makes them grow faster and excel in all areas. This means that they can offer more to you, to everyone. In order for companies to gain a competitive advantage they need to keep up with the technology of today and incorporate this into their organisation; even those that aren’t considered technological.
Technology in business is growing ever more important. With the busy lifestyle of consumers, it’s even more important to offer an easy to use and easy to access service. With the astronomical surge in retail habits shifting to online sales, keeping up with these trends are even more important today than it was yesterday and will be more important tomorrow.
Paypal, Stripe, fingerprint scanning and contactless payments make online purchasing more secure than ever. With trends showing that the trust and security in online retail has been steadily increasing over the past 5 years, it’s more important now to allow your customers the opportunity to book, buy and pre-plan their retail journey online.
MerlinSoft has evolved consistently with modern technology which can be seen from their constant upgrades in the Merlin software. Our clients are provided with ongoing updates which tender to their needs so that it is not only user friendly, but highly developed. In doing so, Merlin has kept up to date with changing technologies which has set them apart from many of their competitors. This is what customers want; this is what they look for, and if technology can provide that then companies must follow suit.
It is important to find a technology supplier that will keep up with trends and also help to push the boundaries of technology. Finding a supplier you can work with to get the software that fits your needs is important to gain a working relationship that ultimately benefits your customer. This is why Merlin works with clients to offer bespoke packages based on the needs of our clients.