Brainshark B-B Chief Customer Officer Diane Gordon – CB42

Customer Bliss

One of the more interesting aspects of this discussion is about the skill development necessary to grow into a customer-facing role — and how that professional journey can really start from anywhere. A Tech Writer As A Customer Foundation. Customers feel valued/respected.

11 Statements to Help Assess if Your Company Needs a Chief Customer Officer

Customer Bliss

You may have seen in the news recently that Walmart hired its first CCO , Janey Whiteside, who managed benefits and services – which also included customer engagement, at American Express. 11 Statements to Assess if Your Company Needs a Chief Customer Officer.

11 Statements to Help Assess if Your Company Needs a Chief Customer Officer

Customer Bliss

You may have seen in the news recently that Walmart hired its first CCO , Janey Whiteside, who managed benefits and services – which also included customer engagement, at American Express. 11 Statements to Assess if Your Company Needs a Chief Customer Officer.

Is the Chief Customer Officer a Worthwhile Addition to the C-Suite?

Retently

How do you approach customer happiness in your company? But taking customer satisfaction lightly can be dangerous too. Some studies from 2016 suggest that poor customer service costs businesses up to $62 million per year. CCO stands for Chief Customer Officer.

From Chief Information Officer to Chief Customer Officer, With Brian Lillie – CB60

Customer Bliss

It’s often from Operations or Marketing, but in the case of Brian Lillie, he went from Chief Information Officer of Equinix , the world’s largest IBX data center and colocation provider, to CCO. Think about how you define metrics around customers more.

Totango Attends Chief Customer Officer Fall 2018 Conference

Totango

The C hief Customer Officer Fall, 2018 (CCO), held September 12th-13th in San Diego, is an interactive peer-lead conference attracting senior-level customer focused professionals. Totango is in attendance at this year’s conference where the topics consists of best practices and strategies that go beyond the CCO business case, driving C-level accountability for customer centricity. The Customer Success Buzz at CCO.

CSM from the Trenches: Mentors – Adam Kuznia, Chief Customer Officer, DataCamp

ClientSuccess

This series, now a community for frontline Customer Success Managers (CSMs), discusses trends, best practices, and advice that can help the frontline. Being on the CSM frontline allows us to directly influence the success of our clients. Focus on making them successful.

Years One Through Four: How to Advance and Elevate the CCO Role

Customer Bliss

As the chief customer officer (CCO) of the organization, you may at times feel like you’re begging for people to listen to you, to understand your goals, and to implement your suggestions. Successful CCOs Deliberately Build a Plan of Action.

Make Customer Delight About Delivering Value with Jon Herstein of Box

Customer Bliss

Customer delight is incredibly important, but it’s also insufficient,” says Jon Herstein , Chief Customer Officer at Box , a cloud content management company that serves about 90,000 customers. 2 Tactics to Further Customer Success.

Why Customer Success is not Customer Experience

CloudCherry

Who owns the customer experience in your organization? When it comes to putting customer experience management into action, it’s critical to know who owns the moving pieces. In today’s B2B world, customer experience management (CEM) often falls to the customer success team.

10 Ways to Improve your Customer Success Strategy

Kayako

There is no shortage of opinion in the market place about Customer Success; what it is, how to execute and whether growth should be a success metric are all hot topics. Do your processes work for 40 customers? Are you still onboarding every user/customer with a web-call?

Why Customer Success is not Customer Experience

CloudCherry

Who owns the customer experience in your organization? When it comes to putting customer experience management into action, it’s critical to know who owns the moving pieces. In today’s B2B world, customer experience management (CEM) often falls to the customer success team.

4 Steps to Improve Customer Experience At Your SaaS Organization

Customer Bliss

Have you just become a C-Suite leader for your B2B organization’s customer experience? Analyze the product : Lee knew they had a good product, but he also needed a better understanding of customer issues and what could be improved. People: How are customers trained?

CX Wisdom You Need to Know From 6 Leaders in B2B Organizations

Customer Bliss

If you’re leading customer experience work within an organization, one of the keys to success is to listen to others. Invest Deeply in Listening to Your Customers. Be wary of generalized average customer satisfaction scores or generalized average Net Promoter Scores.

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Customer Success Performance Indicator

CSM Practice

This summer, I received a call from one of my favorite customer success community leaders, Dave Blake who is the CEO for Client Success. By Andreas Knoefel, Customer Success and Services Executive, Thought Leader, and Author. The Customer Success Performance Index™.

Customer Success Performance Indicators

CSM Practice

. This summer, I received a call from one of my favorite customer success community leaders, Dave Lake who is the CEO for ClientSuccess. As Customer Success leaders we are constantly challenged to preserve the customer base and to increase the recurring revenue stream.

Structure Customer Success on Delivering Strong Transformational Value

Strikedeck

Vincent Manlapaz, in an interview with Mary Poppen, Chief Customer Officer at Glint Inc, talks about the urgency and importance to building Customer Success in an organization right from the start. Customer Success Customer Advocacy Customer Engagement Customer Experience Customers Onboarding saas

7 Leaders in Finance and Tech Share What They Wish They Knew Before Embarking on Their CX Journey

Customer Bliss

” Claudiu mentioned that he lives by this quote, and I think it’s a phrase that truly embodies what customer experience is about. How Fidelity Embedded Customer Experience Across the Business with Parrish Arturi. Unite the data gathered from all silos who have customer data.

Do you have a definite customer success organization structure?

CustomerSuccessBox

A well structured customer success organization is necessary for any SaaS company to achieve massive growth. So, a proper customer success organization is required to provide consistent growth. Setting Up a Customer Success Organization.

Inside Customer Success: Vend

Amity

Founded in 2009, Vend is a retail POS Software, Inventory Management, E-Commerce & Customer Loyalty for iPad, Mac and PC. Vend helps over 15,000 customers worldwide easily manage and grow their business in the cloud. How is Customer Success structured at Vend?

Customer Success for the Enterprise Luncheon Creates an Interactive CS Experience in The Bay Area

Totango

The Customer Success for the Enterprise, luncheon held on Nov. 6th, in Palo Alto was an invitation-only event hosted by Totango, the leader in Customer Success (CS) software for the enterprise. Creating Customer Centricity Within the Organization.

3 Steps to Increase Your Customer Success Budget

CSM Practice

You might need additional funds to purchase a Customer Success Operations System to automate playbooks and avoid unnecessary manual work. You might also need additional funds approved to hire additional Customer Success managers. To scale, one needs a bigger budget.

Recap: Customer Success at SaaStr

Gainsight

I hosted a panel on “How to Take Customer Success from Idea to Action” with three incredible customer success leaders: Ashley Fryar (VP of Customer Success at NAVEX Global), Bernie Kassar (Chief Customer Officer at Xactly), and Mary Poppen (Chief Customer Officer at Glint).

The A-List: Customer Success

Amity

Frequently updated and always on point, the A-List is a snapshot of what's happening in the world of Customer Success. Director of Customer Success - Proven. The Customer Success Newsletter. Customer Success Expert - Glide Consulting.

Predictions for Customer Success in 2019

ChurnZero

But what if you could have a better idea of the changes 2019 has in store for Customer Success professionals? We’ll see more applications of AI in Customer Success, but these will mostly be behind-the-scenes. Increases self-service for customers across all segments.

19 Pieces of Advice Customer Success Mentors Would Give Frontline Customer Success Managers

ClientSuccess

Welcome to our blog series CSM from the Trenches, a community for frontline Customer Success Managers (CSMs) that discusses trends, best practices, and advice for the frontline. Being on the CSM frontline allows us to directly influence the success of our clients.

All About the Customer Success Performance Indicator

CSM Practice

All About the Customer Success Performance Indicator . As a judge, assessing the finalists included meeting with 5 forward-thinking brainiacs, who all shared fascinating new approaches to doing customer success better. The Customer Success Performance Index™.

The Vocabulary of Customer Success: a Language of Love

Amity

Customer Success Managers, no less assertive on our mission, take a subtler approach to reaching goals—goals just as vital to the success of the company as the initial sale. That first login is arguably the most pivotal moment in customer adoption.

ChurnZero Leads G2’s Momentum Report for Customer Success Software

ChurnZero

ChurnZero Leads G2’s Summer 2019 Momentum Report for Customer Success Software. The two scores combined to give ChurnZero an overall score of 94, beating out the next highest Customer Success provider by 29 points. “We’re

Customer Experience + Marketing: Pro’s & Con’s

ClearAction

Customer Experience + Marketing: Pro’s & Con’s Lynn Hunsaker. What happens when the Chief Marketing Officer doubles as Chief Customer Experience Officer? How Marketers Think of Customer Experience.

How to Get Your Customer Success Budget Increased

CSM Practice

You might need additional funds to purchase a Customer Success Operations system to automate playbooks and avoid unnecessary manual work. You might need additional funds approved to hire additional Customer Success managers. To scale, one needs a bigger budget.

ChurnZero’s 10 Customer Success Leaders to Watch in 2019

ChurnZero

At ChurnZero, our mission is to be the best Customer Success platform out there – and Customer Success teams sit at the heart of this goal. Since the field of Customer Success is still maturing, we feel it’s key to learn from others in the industry.

Serious About Customer Success? Your CRM is Not Enough!

ChurnZero

Serious About Customer Success? Now more than ever Customer Success is essential to the long-term success of your entire organization. If you’re serious about Customer Success, your CRM is not enough. . . Customer Success Around the Web.

What To Look For When Hiring a Customer Success Manager

Amity

I think it’s time, perhaps overdue actually, to bring a Customer Success Hero or two on board. Over the course of the last 12 months, I’ve done regular Google queries on “Customer Success Manager” and the number of jobs on LinkedIn continues to increase.

Predictions for Customer Success in 2019

ChurnZero

But what if you could have a better idea of the changes 2019 has in store for Customer Success professionals? We’ll see more applications of AI in Customer Success, but these will mostly be behind-the-scenes. Increases self-service for customers across all segments.

Recorded Customer Success Webinar: 5 Strategies of Top Performing Customer Success Teams

ClientSuccess

ClientSuccess hosted Jamey Jeff, Managing Director of Customer Success Solutions of Coastal Cloud , for this month’s customer success webinar series: 5 Standout Strategies of Top Performing Customer Success Teams. How customer outcomes are measured.

The Good Stuff on Customer Success you should be Reading

Amity

Customer support and customer service have been around for decades. Organizations need to focus around the entire experience of the customer. And to achieve this, customer support is now customer success. He runs the Customer Success Association.

Leading Customer Success in a B2B Business, With Jose Vergara – CB019

Customer Bliss

There’s confusion oftentimes in CX work about “customer success” vs. “customer experience.” Jose Vergara is the Chief Customer Officer of McKesson Medical Imaging. Episode Overview.

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Customer Experience + Marketing: Pro’s & Con’s

ClearAction

Customer Experience + Marketing: Pro’s & Con’s. What happens when the Chief Marketing Officer doubles as Chief Customer Experience Officer? How Executives Think of Customer Experience. How Marketers Think of Customer Experience.

CSM from the Trenches: Mentors – Natalie Williams; Director, Customer Success; SmashFly Technologies

ClientSuccess

Welcome to our blog series CSM from the Trenches, a community for frontline Customer Success Managers (CSMs) that discusses trends, best practices, and advice for the frontline. Being on the CSM frontline allows us to directly influence the success of our clients.