Industries Ripe for Digital Flipping

Some of the industries that are ripe to be flipped by new, disruptive digital technology:

Tourism: We’ve already seen the death of travel agents, whose work was outsourced directly to consumers. We’re now seeing the death of travel guides, with the rise of smartphone apps that guide you where to go and deliver content directly into your headphones when you get there. More on this here.

Logistics and Delivery: With drone technology, the logistics industry is bound for an upset. This goes for large items (read more here) and small items (more on thisĀ here).

Education: The advent and spread of MOOCs is turning some of the oldest and most accepted tenets regarding the education industry upside down, such as the value of scarcity. Read more here.

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