As head of product, Jeroen Jonker Roelants has been leading the team of product managers and user experience designers at Marktplaats (eBay) for over 3 years. Together they are working on the transformation of Marktplaats, focusing their efforts on customer success. Previously, Jeroen worked at Spil Games, and he helped various media companies in their transition from print to digital.
The War for Attention
Today we receive as much information in one day as a person in 1901 did in an entire lifetime. So many choices yet so little time to make them. Time has become our most scarce possession. And companies and brands are fighting a continuous war to conquer your attention.
Jeroen Jonker Roelants, Head of Product at Marktplaats (eBay), gives an eye-witness report right from the ‘Attention War’ battlefield. He shares his vision on how companies, such as his or yours, can do things differently. Claiming less instead of more of everyone’s precious time.