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Engagement lessons from Orlando, the world’s entertainment capital

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Besides from being a CX Speaker, I also publish articles such as this one on the CX Network, a leading platform for senior CX and Marketing leaders.

Is Having a Horde of Promoters REALLY the Key to Your Customer Experience Strategy?

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This article was originally published on the Worthix blog, a cutting-edge AI-based voice of the customer software. If there is one thing that truly scares me when I talk with senior leaders at conferences, it’s the lack of forethought many have in choosing a metric for their business.

The future of banking is about enabling and delivering transformative customer experience

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To truly thrive, banks need to provide value beyond handling money, delivering a transformational customer experience. Joe Pine and James Gilmore pioneered customer experience with The Experience Economy.

Nintendo: The tech company with CX at its gaming core

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This article was originally published on the CX Network, a leading platform for senior CX and Marketing leaders. From the first portable controller to a touchscreen before the iPhone, what you can learn from Nintendo’s experience design.

The Difference Between Customer Experience and Customer Feedback

Managing the CX is vastly different from soliciting customer feedback. Here’s why traditional customer feedback approaches (CSAT, NPS) are not enough to affect positive, customer-centric change.

2018: The year of a more leveled CX playing field

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This article was originally published on the CX Network, a leading platform for senior CX and Marketing leaders. This isn’t the year of futuristic innovations and a complete industry overhaul, 2018 is about customer experience maturity across the board.

Defining the new normal with AI: How the Nordics are transforming CX

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This article was first published on the CX Network. It was later re-published on the AI Intelligent Automation Network. What can global organisations learn from the AI-road being paved by Nordea and Nordic Choice Hotels?

Do AI and text analytics bring the death of surveys?

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This article was originally published on the CX Network – a leading platform for CX and Marketing senior leaders. It’s a new world of customer feedback measurement, but is it out with the old and in with the new, or can traditional and futuristic tech work alongside each other to paint a complete picture? Let’s […]. The post Do AI and text analytics bring the death of surveys? appeared first on CX Ahead.

Customer experience in the era of 3.0 FinTech

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This article on FinTech was oringinally published on the CX Network. If you want to read another article on FinTech, you can read my take on the future of the ATM. The 3rd generation of FinTech is fantastic news for customer experience in niche segments, says CX expert Gustavo Imhof. The surge of technology-savvy and […]. The post Customer experience in the era of 3.0 FinTech appeared first on CX Ahead.

3 success factors when implementing customer experience best practice*

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This article was first published on Nunwood.com – the Customer Experience Blog. It is the exclusive property of KPMG Nunwood, part of KPMG in the UK. KPMG Nunwood believes] in identifying the driving forces behind creating great experiences and helping [their] clients implement superior experiences on the back of this insight. Understanding the DNA of […]. The post 3 success factors when implementing customer experience best practice* appeared first on CX Ahead.

To Text or To Talk? Understanding Customer Care Preferences for Voice and Digital Channels

As customer care channels continue to evolve and expand, there’s been a lot of debate about which channels customers actually prefer to interact with brands. Based on a recent Harris Poll, learn why consumers choose one channel over another, and how common frustrations with specific channels drive consumers to pick alternatives.

How to Disrupt Your Competition

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Call Centers are the Front Line of Customer Service

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Some call centers struggle to have a stellar reputation, but it doesn’t have to be that way.

Building a Successful Customer Experience Strategy

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Companies frequently designate customer experience (CX) as the most exciting opportunity for their business, according to the Digital Marketing Trends Report. Successful customer experience strategies will lead to greater customer satisfaction, higher revenue, and diminished customer churn.

The VMware Culture Journey to Inspire Customer Centricity

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VMWare Inspires a Customer-Centric Culture Customer centricity is a hot topic in business these days, as more and more companies challenge themselves to foster a “customer-centric culture.”

Humans and Bots: How to blend human skills and AI to build customer intimacy and drive growth

Join Genesys for this webinar to learn how leading companies are using blended AI to drive customer intimacy and revenue growth.

Improve Customer Experience with the Help of These 4 Teams

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When we talk about customer experience, many of us think about support. We think about the touchpoints between customer and business when the customer needs help buying or using a product. These interactions make up part of the customer experience, but not all of it.

40 Customer Retention Statistics You Need to Know

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Learn about the top two customer surveys for predicting and increasing customer retention. Anytime a customer cuts ties, you experience the negative impact of customer churn. While some churn is a normal part of any business, a high churn rate can cripple the growth of any organization.

6 Most Popular Customer Experience Metrics and KPIs Explained Simply

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How to Use Customer Insight to Drive Business Growth

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In a landscape full of disruption, growing your business could take a backseat to hedging your risks. New competitors can sprout when you least expect it, and choosing a growth strategy that fits your business model can be risky.

The SaaS Guide to Customer Engagement, Retention, and Advocacy

After onboarding, most SaaS customers have to find their own way to success. This ebook by Influitive is a compilation of some of the best examples of programs designed to drive customer retention and advocacy, with examples from some of the world’s largest and most innovative SaaS vendors.

How to Write Self-Service Support Material

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When done right, self-service support material help your customers complete tasks on their own. But for self-service support resource to work, they need to be easy to read and understand. In other words, customer support teams need to be savvy about copywriting.

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Job Satisfaction Surveys: 2 Templates for You to Use

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While being a customer-centric company is key for delivering great customer experience , you can’t forget about the employee experience. After all, happy employees result in happy customers. To identify the happiness level of your employees, you should use job satisfaction surveys.

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CX Q&A with Diane Magers & Ben London of Experience Catalysts

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Diane Magers and Ben London are the powerful duo that head up Experience Catalysts, a consultancy at the forefront of customer and employee experience. They are on a mission to help customer experience (CX) professionals transform how their organizations work to grow business value.

How to Start Improving CX in the Real World

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I’m often asked how or where a company should start improving CX. While the answer may be a little different for everyone, it’s critical to start out right! However, very few leaders take a realistic approach.

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6 Killer Applications for Artificial Intelligence in the Customer Engagement Contact Center

If Artificial Intelligence for businesses is a red-hot topic in C-suites, AI for customer engagement and contact center customer service is white hot. This white paper covers specific areas in this domain that offer potential for transformational ROI, and a fast, zero-risk way to innovate with AI.

Customer Voice is More Important Than Ever—Here’s Why

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The customer voice, also known as Voice of the Customer (VoC) , is at the core of any successful customer experience (CX) program. It refers to the customers’ needs, wants, and expectations as it pertains to a company’s products or services.

What to Learn from the Best Customer Experience Companies in 2019

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There are clear reasons why companies should create an outstanding customer experience for their customers. Take a look at what you can learn from the best customer experience companies of 2019 and find out how to apply it to your customer experience work. Feed generated with FetchRSS

Empowering Your Team to Deliver Kick-Ass Customer Experience

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Quick, how many services or memberships do you subscribe to? Twenty?

Follow the CX Tea Leaves

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Capitalizing on Small Wins for Agility and Growth Unifying the customer experience across every channel doesn’t necessarily have to start with a fully baked, end-to-end CX plan.

The Health of the Contact Center: Are You Ready for 2019?

A survey of 1,000 contact center professionals reveals what it takes to improve agent well-being in a customer-centric era. This report is a must-read for contact center leaders preparing to engage agents and improve customer experience in 2019.

How to Measure Customer Satisfaction With CSAT

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Do you really know how your customers feel about your products and services? How about the quality of your customer service? The only way to really find out is to ask, which is why so many companies measure customer satisfaction regularly.

Even the Police Can Get it Right! Adopting a Customer First Strategy

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In most countries, the Police have a love / hate relationship with their population. You can imagine my surprise, therefore, to find myself writing about how they appear to be adopting a customer first strategy in Switzerland! Let me explain.

Customer Centricity: 10 strategies to implement in 2019

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Start 2019 with these 10 simple steps and build the fundamentals of your customer-centric culture. Nurture customer centricity in your company and lead your organization through the customer-centric transformation. RSS generated with FetchRss

Top 10 Tips for Gathering Event Attendee Feedback

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Event planning is an adventure, to say the least. Locking down the venue, getting people registered, promoting it across channels, working out the logistics… the list goes on and on. Before you know it, the day arrives.

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The Rise of the Customer Marketer

From marketing backwater to starring role, this eBook by Influitive explores the changes taking place in customer marketing from the perspective of customer marketers themselves (and explains just why it’s so crucial to customer engagement).

Hear Your Customers Tell Their Stories

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Engaging Customers with Video Many brands are now choosing to tell their stories through video, and it’s not surprising to see why. 90% of customers say video helps them make buying decisions and 64% of customers say that seeing a video makes them more likely to buy (Forbes).

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