Customer Success Enablement

natero

Customer Success teams have no shortage of responsibilities — from launching new accounts, to helping existing customers achieve their goals and realize value — all the while securing upsells and renewals. Customer Success Management

Customer Success Tech Maturity Model

CustomerSuccessBox

A lot of Customer Success leaders and Founders I have talked to since starting at CustomerSuccessBox have been confused about what customer tech stack to use at their SaaS businesses. So this got me thinking about what should be the Customer Success Tech Maturity Model.

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.

What is the role of a Customer Success Manager ?

CustomerSuccessBox

The searches for the keyword ‘ Role of a Customer Success Manager ’ have been increasing since the last few years. Since customer success is an emerging field, many aspiring CSMs may think that a Customer Success Manager’s job would be simple.

Customer Success Needs to Grow (Up)

Speaker: Peter Armaly - Senior Director and Advisor of Customer Success at Oracle

Advocacy: Definition for Customer Success

CSM Practice

t not only make it, but does it in a way that makes their customers super successful in the process. ng new customers thr?ugh In the customer success word we use the term “advocate” to define a customer who t?lk? things a customer success manager ??n

3 Interview Tips for Hiring Customer Success Managers

CSM Practice

There has been a considerable rise in the volume of Customer Success Manager jobs in the marketplace, CSM’s are becoming an integral part of extraordinary client experience. Give your Customer Success candidate a scenario that is not straight forward to think about.

The Top 3 Customer Success Challenges and How to Beat Them

Totango

If you want your business to succeed, make sure your customers succeed. As the economy becomes more customer-centered, the need to foster customer success is more important than ever before. However, this process takes dedicated nurturance of the customer relationship.

How to Build Your Customer Success Forecasting System with Eleanor O’Neil

Customer Bliss

I’m a big believer in that,” said Eleanor O’Neil, regarding her decision to create a customer success forecasting system. Eleanor is the Chief Customer Experience Officer at Workshare , a B2B company that manages document productivity and security software for legal firms.

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The Value of Customer Success

CSM Practice

On the thirteenth episode of the 1 to 10 podcast, we sat down with Irit Eizips, CEO and Customer Success Evangelist at CSM Practice. What would it be like if you were the customer in your business? Because when your customers succeed, your business succeeds.

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. 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. is its customers.

Customer Training: The Secret to Scale in Customer Success

CSM Practice

The commonly used and highly effective customer success approach for early stage startup companies remains the high-touch model, in which every customer enjoys dedicated attention from their assigned customer success manager, throughout the their customer journey.

Customer Training: The Secret to Scale in Customer Success

CSM Practice

The commonly used and highly effective customer success approach for early stage startup companies remains the high-touch model, in which every customer enjoys dedicated attention from their assigned customer success manager, throughout the their customer journey.

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™.

The Value of Customer Success

CSM Practice

On the thirteenth episode of the 1 to 10 podcast, we sat down with Irit Eizips , CEO and Customer Success Evangelist at CSM Practice. What would it be like if you were the customer in your business? Because when your customers succeed, your business succeeds.

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.

Launching Customer Success in Early-stage Startups – Should Founders Bother?!

CSM Practice

There are many stages in the life of a business: An early startup stage with a handful of customers, or a much mature stage with a larger customer base. Somewhere in between, it becomes crucial to monitor and ensure customer success in relation to your business.

4 Tactics to Building and Managing Customer Success with Allison Pickens

Customer Bliss

In my conversation with Allison Pickens, the Chief Operating Officer at Gainsight , a customer success SaaS organization, you’ll hear how her background in strategy and management consulting, and investment banking, allowed her to thrive in her current position.

How to scale your Customer Success Team

CSM Practice

Our approach to scaling a customer success team might be vastly different for strategic accounts vs. your small and mid-size business (SMB) segment. Customer Segmentation. Some customer success teams perceive high touch as something that’s nearly impossible to scale.

A Sales Primer for Customer Success Managers

Kapta

If you’re going to focus on customer value in a meeting, while not talking about your own products, you should make sure you check all the boxes. Addressing customer pain points and goals directly is the easiest easier way to sell to them. The post A Sales Primer for Customer Success Managers appeared first on Kapta - Key Account Management Software. Customer Success customer success sales value proposition

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What key skills must customer success managers possess?

MyCustomer

The key skills customer success managers require Loyalty.

Inside Customer Success: Densify

Amity

Amity sat down with Bradley Liou , Director of Customer Success at Densify to ask him about all things Customer Success. Read our interview with Bradley to find out where Customer Success started at Densify, where it is now, and where it’s headed in the future.

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.

Task Management for Customer Success Teams

natero

Natero was founded on the premise that Customer Success teams need better access to actionable customer data. Early on, we saw that CSMs were struggling with more than just customer intelligence. Customer Lifecycle Management Customer Success Management

4 Customer Success Mistakes (and how to fix them)

natero

Here are four mistakes I commonly see Customer Success teams make and how to address them. Customer Success ManagementThe start of a new year is a good time to reflect on our ambitions for the year ahead and acknowledge the mistakes we've made.

7 Customer Success Team Goals for Your Enterprise in 2019-2020

Totango

Realizing lifetime value from your customers is about generating lifetime value for your customers. That’s the central tenant of the customer success approach to business. It represents a shift away from thinking of customers as point-of-sale pursuits and toward regarding them as ongoing relationships that require continuous nurturing. . So, what customer success team goals can help your enterprise generate real results?

Negotiating as a Customer Success Manager

natero

Every company I've worked for has offered a different mix of resources to support Customer Success Managers (CSMs) when it came time to negotiate with current customers. At one startup, customers were mapped to an Account Executive, and CSMs would loop them into any contract discussions. In other organizations, I was the customer's sole point of contact as soon as they signed on the dotted line. Customer Success Management

ChurnZero Customer Success Professional Spotlight

ChurnZero

It’s time for another installment of our blog series where we spotlight a Customer Success professional and get their take on the industry as well as get to hear some of their top tips they’d like to share. Q: What drew you to working in Customer Success?

Top 5 Qualities of a Great Customer Success Manager

Amity

The Customer Success Manager role is a challenging one. These individuals will be facing both internal teams and external customers, trying to strike a happy balance between both while making the customer experience everything that it can be.

How to start a customer success practice?

CustomerSuccessBox

Customer Success, at its core, helps customers achieve their goals by maximising the value from a product. It doesn’t matter how many customers you are signing up every month! What matters is that of the customers who had signed up, how many renewed their contracts.

Customer success managers: How to measure and manage your CSMs

MyCustomer

How to measure & manage customer success managers Loyalty.

Key Account Management = Strategic Customer Success

Kapta

What account management style does your organization use? If you’re like most of the companies filling the B2B space, chances are you’re all about Customer Success. Everyone loves Customer Success account management, and it can do wonders for your organization and your customers. By aligning your definition of success with your client’s, then you’re both striving for the same goal. Actions Drive Success.

The Ultimate Guide to Building a Customer Success Team

CustomerSuccessBox

Every SaaS company knows how important Customer Success is and what results it can bring if implemented properly. The customer. This is exactly where the customer success function comes in. Customer success helps in customer retention.

Customer Success Compensation: Base, Bonus, and Quotas

natero

The debate over what types of financial incentives companies should offer customer-facing employees has been unfolding for years. How do you determine which compensation plan aligns with the customer's (and by extension, the company's) best interests? Customer Success Management

Is customer success right for me?

CustomerSuccessBox

SaaS Customer Success is a rapidly growing field and lately, there has been a huge demand for Customer Success Managers (CSMs). According to Linkedin , Customer Success Manager is the third most promising job of 2018.

Compensation Plans for Customer Success Managers

Amity

Careers in Customer Success Management are on the rise globally. With the field of Customer Success Management evolving so quickly, it only makes sense that compensation structures get more intricate and precise over time.

Customer Success Webinar: Product-Led Customer Success: What, How, & Why

ClientSuccess

ClientSuccess will host David Jackson , Founder and CEO of TheCustomer.Co , for this month’s customer success webinar series: Product-Led Customer Success: What, How, and Why. Webinar: Product-Led Customer Success: What, How, and Why.