Brian Solis explores the impact of connected customers on the traditional funnel and the need for designing digital customer experiences (DCX). Today’s customers don’t think in terms of channels nor do they see departments. Digital customers simply want to interact with service providers in a consistent manner — wherever, whenever, and via whatever device they’re using. Even though the customer is changing, business models and approaches aren’t keeping up. Operators are not fully equipped technologically or philosophically to personalize customer touchpoints based on behaviors.