Business Value and ROI of Customer Experience: The Step-by-step Guide 

Lumoa

Most business leaders believe that customer experience will be the key driver for their company’s competitiveness going forward. However, when it comes to the actual customer experience management, things get difficult. Our customer satisfaction increases – so what?

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How to Drive Voice of Customer Insights Company-wide: 3 Steps

ClearAction

How to Drive Voice of Customer Insights Company-wide: 3 Steps Lynn Hunsaker. Who needs to hear customer feedback? Just your customer-facing staff? Only a few managers of the biggest problem areas? Is this the fault of the customer-facing staff?

Why every CX team needs to plug into the power of integrations

CloudCherry

Businesses collect and store a lot of customer data during normal operations, but it’s stored across multiple teams, systems, and servers. Customer support has years of customer conversations stored in their help desk. There are better ways to understand your customers.

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Cost centre or profit driver? Customer Experience and ROI

Syngro

Last year’s webinar we held revealed that over 98% considered themselves to be “under pressure” to demonstrate ROI from their customer experience programme. Nevertheless, for those who are willing to commit to customer experience management, demonstrable ROI is not only achievable – in today’s customer-driven marketplace, it is necessary. Well firstly, get into the mindset that business decisions should begin and end with the customer.

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Why every CX team needs to plug into the power of integrations

CloudCherry

Businesses collect and store a lot of customer data during normal operations, but it’s stored across multiple teams, systems, and servers. Customer support has years of customer conversations stored in their help desk. Marketing collects customer engagement data in various operational platforms. Successful CEM programs require breaking down silos for a complete view of the customer. There are better ways to understand your customers.

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New Wisdom for Voice of the Customer

ClearAction

New Wisdom for Voice of the Customer. Voice-of-the-Customer is central to most customer experience strategies. Find out what the customer thinks and increase the number of voices in favor of your brand. Revise your customer experience staffing.

Four Ways Big Data Can Improve Customer Surveys

Bob Hayes

Customer surveys remain the primary source of customer feedback for many companies, despite the growth in adoption of other customer feedback sources like social media, call center conversations and emails. Two popular customer surveys are relationship and transactional surveys.

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Learn how analytics is the key to a differentiated customer experience program with Dun & Bradstreet

Qualtrics

But this approach is about more than just your financial bottom line, it can improve nearly every facet of your business, especially the Customer Experience. Dun & Bradstreet has long been a top player providing commercial data, analytics, and insights for businesses. As the purveyor of all things data, they know how to incorporate insights and analysis in innovative ways to drive customer loyalty. Customer Experience Visionaries.

VoC Strategies in the Age of the Customer

Verint

A well thought-out voice of the customer (VoC) strategy has become a strategic imperative for measuring and improving customersexperiences, satisfaction and loyalty. Listening, analyzing and acting on the voice of the customer across digital and traditional channels (e.g., These companies prioritize user experience specialists and creating better customer experience through their digital initiatives. Make customer centricity a primary focus.

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How Senior Leadership Can Be Positive CX Role Models

Verint

Senior executives ‘walk the walk’ in firms that are truly customer-centric. Senior executive buy-in is high on the list of ingredients for successful customer experience (CX) programs. The next big question is how do you keep it going along the journey to build and maintain a customer-centric culture. It’s important to consider what senior leaders do to set positive CX examples on a regular basis, and how they manage it all. They Preach the ROI of CX.

An Article On Customer Experience That Actually Makes Sense

GetFeedback

If you Google customer experience you’ll get about 2,340,000,000 results—articles, videos, reports—with in-depth information about the space. What is customer experience? Customer experience is how your customers perceive their interactions with your company.

Customer Experience: The Evolution and The Revolution

Syngro

Customer Experience is set to overtake price and product as the key brand differentiator by 2020. Many companies already recognise the importance of customer experience for customer retention and business growth. MarketsandMarkets forecast the global customer experience management (CEM) market to grow from $3.77 billion by 2019, the customer analytics market from $1,623.2 The problem CX managers face is how to demonstrate ROI.

B2B Customer Journey Maps: New Wisdom

ClearAction

B2B Customer Journey Maps: New Wisdom Lynn Hunsaker. Use these factors to apply new wisdom to your customer experience journey mapping. Segment customers per natural patterns in the data. Apply insights effectively in every corner of your company.

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Solving Complex Challenges through B2B Customer Experience

ClearAction

Solving Complex Challenges through B2B Customer Experience Lynn Hunsaker. In my 2015 Customer Experience Transformation talk show with Eric Wansong, VMware’s Vice President of Customer Advocacy, he explained how his team adds strategic value across all company departments.

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Journey Mapping: Focus on the Customers’ Experience

ClearAction

Journey Mapping: Focus on the CustomersExperience. Customer journey maps are all the rage. In this 3-part series, we'll look at 3 keys to getting it right: focus on the customers' experience journey, map for actionability, and apply insights everywhere.

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Customer Journey Mapping: Apply Insights Everywhere

ClearAction

Customer Journey Mapping: Apply Insights Everywhere. Customer journey mapping is a big investment in most companies, and money is being left on the table. That's because there are many more applications for customer experience insights than first meets the eye.

10 First Steps to Improve Your Customer Experience

Comm100

According to CX Network’s 2017 Digital Marketing Trends Report , customer experience ranks first as the most exciting opportunity for businesses for the third year in a row. It is no surprise that customer experience ranks highly. Customer-Focused Culture.

The Customer Experience Buyer’s Guide 2017

CSM Magazine

There is no denying that in 2017 for organisations to stay ahead of their competitors and differentiate themselves within the market, they need to focus on providing an excellent customer experience. Customer experience management. Customer journey mapping.

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Customer Experience Journeys: Map for Actionability

ClearAction

Customer Experience Journeys: Map for Actionability. How actionable are your customer journey maps? Yet I've noticed that many customer journey maps aren't really designed to get full mileage from them. How can you get your whole organization engaged in making a significant positive difference to customers, and subsequently to cash? Customer journey maps are a means to an end, not an end in themselves. Comments are Customer Experience Gold.

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Using B2B VoC to Transform Customer Experience

ClearAction

Using B2B VoC to Transform Customer Experience Lynn Hunsaker. Customer experience transformation is the top priority of business-to-business (B2B) companies that track customer survey data. But it’s better to start with a change management plan.

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Why Only 15% of Voice of Customer Programs are “Very Successful”

ClearAction

Why Only 15% of Voice of Customer Programs are “Very Successful” Lynn Hunsaker. Only 15% of voice of customer (VoC) programs are considered “very successful”* by their managers, according to the Temkin Group’s State of Voice of Customer Programs 2016 report.

Customer Experience Conferences and Events to Attend in 2017

ReviewTrackers

CX is also a great competitive differentiator, helping companies respond to and exceed customer expectations, improve satisfaction, drive loyalty, reduce churn, and increase revenue. For more on CX: “ Customer Experience Definition — and How CX Differs from Customer Service”.

Getting CEM Buy-In at Large-Sized Businesses: 3 Tips from those in the Know

Clarabridge

Getting buy-in for a Customer Experience Management (CEM) program isn’t always easy. With a CEO-backed program, you can help transform your company culture into one with a customer-first mind-set. Customer Experience

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C-Level Telco Speakers to Share Views on Implementing a Successful CEM Programme

CSM Magazine

Three C-Level telco speakers will be sharing their vital view on implementing a successful CEM programme at Customer Experience Management (CEM) in Telecoms World Summit 2015 which will be held from 13-14 August 2015 in Singapore. Driving Customer Loyalty & Reducing Churn.

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2015 Temkin Group CX Vendor Excellence Award Winners

Experience Matters

In its third year, these awards recognize companies that provide products and services that help companies improve the customer experience they deliver. The CxVE Awards were judged by five noted customer experience experts: Mila D’Antonio (Editor-in-Chief at 1to1 Media), Desirree Madison-Biggs (Customer Experience/NPS Programs Director at Airbnb.), The result: happy, loyal customers. These are: Customer Journey Optimization.

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What is ‘Walking the Talk’ for Customer Experience?

ClearAction

What is ‘Walking the Talk’ for Customer Experience? What does it really mean to “walk the customer experience talk”? An ironic byproduct of any customer engagement effort is that it intrinsically sets up expectations — externally and internally.