Customer Journey Management – it’s not just about the mapping!

ijgolding

Customer Experience is now recognised as a profession – as I am sure many are bored with hearing me repeat over and over again! As a result, the Customer Experience discipline is most definitely NOT a tick, or check box exercise! A collage of customer journey maps!

Three Keys to Effective Customer Journey Mapping

Michelli Experience

This the third in what I am planning to be a four-part series on service design, persona-based customer journey mapping, activating customer journey maps, and optimal future experience visioning. The same is true with customer journey maps.

A Guide to Customer Journey Optimization

Totango

Being a customer-centered enterprise means acting as a trusted advisor and helping your customers get greater business value from your product. The aim is to create customer lifetime value by nurturing sustained expansion over time for mutually beneficial growth.

The Customer Journey DOES NOT EQUAL The Customer Lifecycle

Kerry Bodine

When I bumped into a former colleague at a recent conference, he was eager to chat about a journey mapping initiative his organization (a major financial services provider) was kicking off. But I got a blank look when I asked what journeys his team planned to focus on. “We

7 Steps to Elevate Your Customers' Experience

Learn how to walk through your customer's journey in order to improve their satisfaction and engagement

The Power of Customer Journey Mapping (Video)

Experience Matters

Customer journey mapping is a valuable tool, but Customer Journey Thinking can change your culture. Watch this short Temkin Group video to find out more… The bottom line : Your customers are on a journey, help them.

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Customer Journey Mapping [Infographic]

Michelli Experience

is a professional speaker and chief experience officer at The Michelli Experience. A New York Times #1 bestselling author, Dr. Michelli and his team consult with some of the world’s best customer experience companies. Sign up for The Michelli Experience newsletter.

Using Customer Journey Maps: Dirty Secrets and Wasted Opportunities

360Connext

Customer journey mapping is having a moment. Using customer journey maps is becoming almost (almost!) Organizations see how beneficial mapping the customer experience is. commonplace.

Do You Know Your Customer Journey Map & the Emotions Overlay?

C3Centricity

A recent post by John Ollila on Loyalty Lobby about customer journey maps and touchpoints in the leisure industry prompted me to share with you, an experience I had recently with the Hilton Group. Otherwise you're just cheating the customer.

Five Questions To Answer for Customer Journey Mapping Success

Heart of the Customer

Successful customer journey maps drive customer-focused change like improving customer experience, developing a new way to deliver value to customers, or reducing the cost to serve current customers.

The Number One Factor in Your Contact Center’s Success

Speaker: Jim Rembach, President of Call Center Coach

11 common customer journey mapping mistakes to avoid

Vision Critical

In a recent webinar on customer experience , we had the honor of hosting Annette Franz , founder and CEO of CX Journey Inc, for an in-depth talk about the why and the how of customer journey mapping. According to Franz, customer experience improvements have stalled.

10 Steps To Mapping Your Current Customer Journey

Kerry Bodine

Of the four types of customer journey maps , the current-state map is the most ubiquitous. That’s not surprising, given how many organizations are trying to understand their customers’ current pain points and improve the customer experience.

Name the Stages of Your Customer Journey

Customer Bliss

When you take on journey mapping, make your first action gaining agreement on the names of the stages of your customer journey. It’s helpful to think about every stage as a complete experience. Is your customer clear about the value they received?

Persona-based Customer Journey Mapping Infographic

Michelli Experience

Persona-based journey maps serve as a research and design tool to understand the current journey of core customer segments and to find opportunities to make improvements that add value for those groups. Customer Experience persona-based customer journey mapping

Contact Center Metrics That Matter

Speaker: Nate Brown, Co-Founder, CX Accelerator

The contact center is one of the most strategic and influential groups related to the larger Customer Experience (CX). Learn how to round out your CX dashboard with metrics related to the employee experience, the customer journey, and business results.

How to Use Customer Journey Mapping for Impressive Customer Experience?

ShepHyken

This week we feature an article by Linda Taylor who writes about the importance of customer journey mapping in every organization in order to improve the customer experience. Such in-depth mapping allows enterprises to visualize the buyer’s experience.

Are Your “Night Lights” Effectively Guiding the Customer Journey?

Wired and Dangerous

Today’s wired and dangerous customers expect to journey through their experience with your organization without friction, hassle or delay. This has become the customer’s expectation rather than the exception to their journey. Customers depend on night lights.

The 9 Stages Of The Archetypal Customer Journey

Kerry Bodine

No two customer journeys look the same. No two customers will ever interact with you in exactly the same way at exactly the same time—nor will they share exactly the same perceptions, thoughts, emotions, and memories about those interactions. The Customer Journey

Challenges of Understanding the Customer Journey End-to-End

360Connext

Many customers experience the product or service offered by an organization differently than how the organization anticipates. Some of this has to do with where the journey actually begins and ends. But the experience is more than what a customer does after purchase.

Digital Experience: Customer Journey Mapping

Speaker: Nitin Sharma, MBA (Market Research, Management Decision Making), CEO, Gold Research Inc.

5 Steps To Mapping The Customer Journey

Kerry Bodine

Wondering how to map the experiences that your customers currently have with your organization? HYPOTHESIZE about the experience you currently deliver. IN)VALIDATE your hypotheses with customers. In other words, journey maps illustrate customers’ stories.

Optimal Customer Journey Road Map [Infographic]

Michelli Experience

is a professional speaker and chief experience officer at The Michelli Experience. A New York Times #1 bestselling author, Dr. Michelli and his team consult with some of the world’s best customer experience companies. Sign up for The Michelli Experience newsletter.

Customer Journey Map redefined: Customer Journey Management

MaritzCX

While many customer experience practitioners have readily adopted customer journey mapping as a best practice, too many of us look at it as a “once-and-done” activity. Let me make a suggestion right out of the gate.

Epic Fail of Customer Journey Mapping — Part 2

CloudCherry

In our last post, we discussed three common pitfalls companies encounter in their customer journey marketing (CJM) initiatives: little support from the C-suite, a short-sided view of the end goal, and limited customer perspective. Socializing your journey map is critical.

How to Improve Customer Experience in an Era of Choice

HOW TO CAPTURE THE VOICE OF THE CUSTOMER IN AN ERA OF CHOICE - SPIGIT 1 HOW TO IMPROVE. CUSTOMER. EXPERIENCE IN AN. ERA OF CHOICE HOW TO CAPTURE THE VOICE OF THE CUSTOMER IN AN ERA OF CHOICE - SPIGIT 2 It doesn’t matter if you’re a large enterprise, small business, or solo.

Validate, Educate, and Activate the Customer Journey Map {Infographic}

Michelli Experience

Assuming you have developed a customer journey map based on a core segment persona, you are likely expecting that this design tool will help you improve the experience you deliver to this customer group.

The Power of Customer Journey Thinking (Infographic)

Experience Matters

I hate to break this news to you, but your customers most often interact with your organization because they have to, not because they want to. And when they do connect with you, it’s part of a larger journey that they’re on to achieve something more important than the interaction with you. That’s why it’s critical for organizations to understand and to design experiences for their customersjourneys.

How to Make the Most of Customer Journey Insights

Totango

If you want to make your business customer-centered , you’re going to need customer data. Without it, you can’t keep track of your customers’ needs, business goals, and challenges. How to Unlock Customer Journey Insights .

What is Persona-Based Customer Journey Mapping?

Michelli Experience

Persona-based customer journey mapping helps you understand core customer segments so you can add value to these groups. After discussing a myriad of ways you can deepen your customer understanding (e.g., Think of fixing and elevating moments in the journey.

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

topic in C-suites, AI for customer engagement is white hot. As a pioneer in AI for contact center customer service and customer. companies to transform—not just improve—customer service and. center customer service. Intelligence in the Customer Engagement.

Customer Journey Insights Increase Marketing Impact

ClearAction

Customer Journey Insights Increase Marketing Impact Lynn Hunsaker. Customer journey insights are vastly under-utilized. Companies that are reaping full value are using customer experience insights to align their whole business to customers’ expectations.

Customer Journey Map redefined: Customer Journey Management

MaritzCX

While many customer experience practitioners have readily adopted journey mapping as a best practice, too many of us look at it as a “once-and-done” activity. Let me make a suggestion right out of the gate.

Customer Journey Map redefined: Customer Journey Management

MaritzCX

While many customer experience practitioners have readily adopted journey mapping as a best practice, too many of us look at it as a “once-and-done” activity. Let me make a suggestion right out of the gate.

Context is key. Introducing Customer Journeys and Conversations

Kayako

Customer support teams focus their efforts on three goals: solve the problem, make the customer happy and set them up for success. In essence, the support team is responsible for delivering a great customer experience. Introducing Customer Journeys and Conversations.

The Challenges of Omnichannel: Why so Many Contact Centers Struggle with Digital Self-Service

to meet customer expectations for digital service Social Media Voice of the. Customer. Digital Self Service Tweet this Customers want digital self- service options, such as chat and. customers to order their favorite. experience that helps customers.

5 Customer Journey Mapping Mistakes that Lead You Nowhere

360Connext

Understanding what your customers are doing when is such a sexy, intriguing topic. We all want to better comprehend why our customers behave the way they do and when they make certain choices. That’s why customer journey mapping is such an inviting idea.

Personalised Customer Journeys: Lessons from a Small-town Grocery Store

NICE inContact

The owners understood the value of delivering personalised customer journeys , long before the term existed. That little, family-run grocery store was able to provide unmatched, personalised service that kept their customers coming back time after time—even after a larger, fancier, and cheaper national grocery store chain opened nearby. They knew how essential it was to driving customer loyalty and their bottom line.

The fundamental flaw in customer journey mapping—and how to fix it

Vision Critical

A customer journey map is a simple idea that has become overly complicated. At its core, a customer journey map tells the story of a customer’s experience. Why so many companies fail to master the customer journey.

New Webinar: Smooth Customer Journeys Deliver Smooth Customer Experiences

AskNicely

In 2018, customer experience is everything. More big brands, more agencies, and more technology companies are investing more resources than ever to stay ahead of the competition in this new age of the customer. The Customer Journey Has Evolved.