On Metrics and Complacency

CX Journey

The customer experience is a journey; your transformation work is, too! I was recently asked for suggestions on how to prevent different business units and divisions within a larger organization from becoming complacent when they are performing well based on their customer experience metrics. In other words, their scores, e.g., NPS, are high, so they act like their goal is met, and there's nothing more that needs to be done about the customer experience.

On Metrics and Complacency

CX Journey

The customer experience is a journey; your transformation work is, too! I was recently asked for suggestions on how to prevent different business units and divisions within a larger organization from becoming complacent when they are performing well based on their customer experience metrics. In other words, their scores, e.g., NPS, are high, so they act like their goal is met, and there's nothing more that needs to be done about the customer experience.

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2021 Survey: The State of Journey Management & CX Measurement

Pointillist

In 2020, enterprises and consumers were forced to cope with unpredictable circumstances that altered how customers behave, what they want from brands and most importantly, how organizations can meet their evolving expectations. As we figure out what comes next in 2021 and beyond, one thing is certain: enterprises must advance their approaches, strategies and tactics to better understand customer behavior and deliver the experiences their customers demand.

Battle Scars and Lessons Learned in Implementing Customer Success Systems

CSM Practice

A while back, I sat down with Paul Piazza for a fireside chat at one of our PulseLocal Silicon Valley Customer Success event series. At that time, Paul Piazza had already had multiple Customer Success systems deployed and configured. In this conversation, Paul shares lessons learned from his own experience implementing Customer Success software solutions. Irit] What are the most asked for measurements? Measurements are interesting.

Customer Success KPIs: What CSMs Need to Know

ClientSuccess

How does your CSM team measure success? Whether you’re working with large enterprise customers or smaller startups, the metrics you use will be the same. The questions arise when it comes to measuring and monitoring these KPIs. . Customer contact engagement.

Are Surveys Really Customer-Centric?

Blake Morgan

Survey response rates are dropping because customers feel brands don’t care about their opinions. Instead of relying on NPS, brands should consider the most valuable metrics. Feedback is crucial, but brands must pay attention to customer data and not waste their time.

How to Bring Agile Innovation to Customer Success

Totango

When you bring agile innovation to customer success , you empower your CS strategy with the latest technology. In this blog, we’ll look deeper at what an agile customer success strategy means and why you can benefit from using one. What Is an Agile Customer Success Strategy?

How to Improve Your Customer Satisfaction Score (CSAT) Score

GetFeedback

Y ou know your customers are satisfied because the Customer Satisfaction Score (CSAT) that you see on your daily dashboard tells you as much. Before I answer that, let’s take a look at a popular CSAT metric that was established 25 years ago: the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). The ACSI is an economic indicator that measures the satisfaction of consumers across the U.S. It’s interesting to take a look at this metric over time.

Keeping your CX Programs Relevant to How Your Customers Evaluate your Brand

Maru Group

Legacy customer experience and voice of customer tracking systems are showing their age, to the point where large research budgets are yielding fewer insights as the program ages. Typically, we would recommend: Leveraging past research and known customer pain and delight points.

Is Your Customer Success Team Reactive or Proactive? 

ClientSuccess

If there is one thing that customer success managers have learned throughout the ups and downs of 2020, it’s that there is no such thing as being too prepared. The SaaS industry has gone through a ton of instability this year, and seasoned CSMs know that this time of change is far from over.

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How Top Performing Contact Centers Will Own 2017

Storyminers

Customer experience expert Mike Wittenstein sheds light on enhanced customer expectations, AI innovation, and more. 2017 will be a year defined by how well companies continue to adapt to customer expectations—like the ability to get good service at any time of the day, via any device. Overall, it’s really just about providing a quality customer experience. How do you expect customer expectations to change in 2017? to serve customers better).

why bother with modern-day CX?

Esteban Kolsky

why should i change what i am doing with CX? data is not what they used to be platforms are not what they used to be CX solutions are not what they used to be business models are not what they used to be your customers are not what they used to be. Shifting Customer Expectations.

Good Customer Experience is Now Required

Kitewheel

The world has begun to catch on to the importance of great customer experience, and for good reason. Customer experience is the overall impression that consumers have of your brand. Providing a remarkable customer experience is vital to business success. Customer Engagement

6 Steps to Launching Your Customer Health Dashboard

Gainsight

Customer health dashboards are one of the critical keys to durable revenue growth. At its heart, a good dashboard can summarize tens or hundreds or even thousands of metrics on customer experience into one simple, impactful snapshot of sentiment and behavior. Customer Success

Customer Loyalty: Let’s Talk About 8

Daniel Group

I’ve heard this question a lot from companies who measure customer loyalty using a 1-10 rating scale. A number of popular customer loyalty measurement systems sort customers into loyalty buckets based on their answers to a 1-10 rating question, and an 8 often falls into a middle-of-the-road “ meh ” bucket. It asks how likely a customer would be to refer a company to someone else, with 10 meaning very likely and 1 meaning very unlikely. Not the customer.

Techniques to Prioritize Your Customers’ Satisfaction

CSM Magazine

Moreover, their bad online review may make the company lose many potential customers. Also, caring about customer satisfaction literally pays off. It’s simply more cost-effective to retain your customers than to search for new ones. Be More Customer-Friendly Online.

How Top Performing Contact Centers Will Own 2017

Storyminers

Customer experience expert Mike Wittenstein sheds light on enhanced customer expectations, AI innovation, and more. 2017 will be a year defined by how well companies continue to adapt to customer expectations—like the ability to get good service at any time of the day, via any device. Overall, it’s really just about providing a quality customer experience. How do you expect customer expectations to change in 2017? to serve customers better).

Reducing Churn: ROI-Focused SaaS Strategies for Customer Success

Totango

Fear of customer churn can make you feel you’re standing above a trap door, like the floor could fall away at any moment. We believe in data-driven, proactive customer success that lets you take control of your churn risk and strengthen your customer relationships. Reducing churn in this customer-centered subscription economy means placing the customer at the center of everything you do. It’s about proactive customer success , not reactive customer service.

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Our Competition is Beating Us Despite the Fact We Are Better Than Them

Beyond Philosophy

Determining how to communicate the details of our advantages to customers was challenging. . How Are Customers Evaluating Their Options? However, his customers might choose based on something easier to compare. . Many times, what is most important to customers is emotional.

Top 20 Books Every Customer Experience Professional Needs to Read Now

Chattermill

Top 20 Books Every Customer Experience Professional Needs to Read Now. Customer Experience. We’ve also picked up a ton of insights by making our way through lots of books written by Customer Experience Guru's. Customer Experience Books. Whether you work in marketing, sales, support, engineering or product, if you want to become a master of your craft and deliver a great experience for customers, here’s our advice for getting an edge: Read books. Customer What?

15 Customer Service Psychology Tips to Provide Better Support

ProProfs Chat

We’ve seen popular brands create some of the most memorable and successful customer service stories. Believe it or not, but customer service psychology is one of the driving factors for their success. You record and understand customer pain-points better. Customer Support chat

The Ultimate Guide to Collect Product Feedback

SurveySparrow

How do I make the situation better for a customer who has complained about something in the feedback?”. The fact that you have decided to get your hands dirty with collecting product feedback means that you care about your customers. There is no business without your customer.

3 New Local Marketing Strategies That Agencies Can Use for Clients

Grade.us

Your client's customers seem to be less interested in their products or services. Customers change. Your client's customers are in a constant state of flux. The demands placed on their customers is greater than ever before. Whether you realize it or not, customers expect your clients to adapt to their needs. They want, no, they expect you to change with them. Expectations have changed. Your customers often have very little left to give.