5 things that still surprise me about priorities for digital marketing in 2016

I’m not sure whether I’m criticising client-side or agency marketers here, or both. Either way, I’m looking to prompt marketers to think differently about their priorities.
Do you agree with my take on priorities?
[slideshare id=57733870&doc=digitalmarketingsurprises2016prolificnorth-davechaffey-smartinsights-160201135146] This is my presentation to Prolific North Live in February 2016. I wanted it to be a little different from my usual presentation on Digital Marketing Trends


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