June, 2018

Secrets to Incredible Customer Service with Paul R. Jones

BlueOcean

When it comes to customer experience, there’s a lot of cross-over between the hospitality industry and the contact center industry. We’re both in the business of earning a customer’s repeat business through the quality of the experience we deliver.

5 steps to turn an unhappy customer into your greatest advocate

Lumoa

Every company dreams of having no negative feedback and no unhappy customers, yet many companies fail to identify their detractors and turn them into promoters. Why is that important?

Head of Marketing, How Can You Keep Your Job When Most CMOs Are Losing Theirs?

C3Centricity

What does a Head of Marketing (CMO) do in their average four-year tenure to ensure that they keep their job for longer? Did you know that CMOs have the shortest average term of office of any chief in the C-suite, according to a recent report by Korn Ferry?

Introducing Empathy: The New Benchmark For Customer Experience

MaritzCX

Editor’s note: This article was originally published on bandt.com. There is a quote by F.

Why Conversational AI Is Key to Customer Service in the Customer Experience Era

In today’s hyper-competitive market, every business must become a customer experience-first business. Customer satisfaction has become more important than price or any individual feature. Read the new Tractica whitepaper to learn how important conversational AI is to your CX strategy.

So What?! There are plenty more customers where he came from!

ijgolding

Since I published my new book at the end of April , I have intentionally held off adding to my social media content. In fact this post will be the first in June 2018!

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Customer Experience: Top Resources To Design the Best Strategy For Your Business

Omnicus

Deliver the best CX with these tools and resources to acquire and retain more customers. Customer Experience

Lumoa raises €650 000 seed funding to take AI-powered customer experience analytics to the new markets

Lumoa

Finnish SaaS company Lumoa , which provides AI-powered customer experience analytics software for medium and large sized companies across the Nordics, has announced €650 000 in funding. The investment was led by Icebreaker.vc, along with serial entrepreneur Ali Omar and Business Finland. Lumoa, headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, offers a simple and intuitive service for analyzing large amounts of customer feedback.

Marketers, How Can You Keep Your Job When Most CMOs Are Losing Theirs?

C3Centricity

What does a CMO do in their average four-year tenure to ensure that they keep their job for longer? Did you know that CMOs have the shortest average term of office of any chief in the C-suite, according to a recent report by Korn Ferry?

5 Most Critical Elements of a Successful Contact Center Launch

BlueOcean

Contact center implementation is an art and a science, and over 24 years in business, we’ve learned exactly what it takes to make the smoothest transition possible.

The Changing Role of CX Testing in Digital Transformation

Speaker: Diego Lo Giudice and Chad Hendren

With new competition emerging every day, businesses are transforming themselves, and using software as a means to drive differentiation. Digital transformation has become a key initiative for businesses across the globe, and CX is ground zero. Register now for this webinar and hear from Cyara and their guest speaker, Diego Lo Giudice of Forrester, how testing and QA practices are changing to enable and accelerate digital transformation.

How Market Research Gives Advertisers the Advantage

QuestionPro Audience

Market research, according to The American Marketing Association, is defined as linking the consumer to the marketer through information used to identify and define marketing opportunities and issues; generate, refine and evaluate marketing actions; and monitor performance.

How Costly Is It to Not Engage Customers? 

360Connext

If you’ve never thought about how you engage customers, then what’s to stop them from becoming actively disengaged? Sometimes we set ourselves up for this! It even echoes back to us in the way we engage within our own organizations.

Get Ready for The Shopping Season with These 10+ Tips

Comm100

Introduction. We’ve heard it so many times it’s become a cliché: “The early bird catches the worm.”. For retailers, this old saying rings tried-and-true. After all, it’s never too early to get ready for the shopping season.

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Peek inside HubSpot’s customer-centric strategy: how to build a customer-obsessed culture  

Lumoa

Q&A with Michal Redbord , General Manager, Service Hub at Hubspot Previously we have shared how you can build a customer experience management processes in your company.

Optimizing Customer Experience Data to Drive Business Success

Digital CX is an established practice. It’s time to focus on brick-and-mortar! This eBook covers the impact of CX on location-based businesses and best practices on how feedback is collected and data analytics are turned into insights that drive actionable improvements. Discover new ideas to fuel your business’s top and bottom line!

No Joke! The Role of Humor in Customer Experience

Michelli Experience

Isn’t it remarkable how things we learn at one point in our life come back to us as welcome gifts later? Early in my career, I wrote a book about helping children develop humor skills ( Humor, Play and Laughter – Stress-proofing life with your kids ).

Enhancing Marketing Automation with Customer Feedback

GetFeedback

Today’s buyers expect personalized, 1:1 experiences tailored to their wants and needs. They’re inundated by marketing messages through digital ads, social media, and email, so only the most relevant campaigns capture their attention. The rest are at best ignored and at worst blocked. To cut through the noise, marketers need to know more about the people they’re marketing to. How customer feedback empowers marketers.

Six Laws of Customer Experience (Infographic)

Experience Matters

The most dowloaded content that I’ve published is our free eBook, The Six Laws of Customer Experience. It’s been translated into many languages and read by 10’s of 1,000s of people. It continues to be very popular because it uses simple language and concepts to describe what we call “the fundamental truths about how organizations treat customers.” ” We’ve developed an updated infographic that brings the laws to life.

The CX Toolkit Requires More Than a Hammer

MaritzCX

While doing some research on change management and organizational transformation, it struck me that as CX professionals we tend to see the impetus for any change initiative as deriving largely, if not totally, from looking at organizational issues primarily through a CX lens.

The Path to Journey Management

Speaker: Kerry Bodine and Lindsay Sykes

The practice of journey mapping has reached fever pitch. But your mapping efforts are only effective if the resulting maps help you drive organization change — and then measure the results of your efforts. Join Intouch Insight and Kerry Bodine, CX expert and co-author of Outside In: The Power of Putting Customers at the Center of Your Business, as she shares Bodine & Co.’s latest research on this topic.

Rise and Fall of Tech Innovation: 2018 Technology Failures

QuestionPro Audience

How Big Data, Internet of Things, and Virtual Reality Rose and Fell. We just love disruption in the digital age. From the iPhone to ridesharing, and everything in between and beyond, consumers are always eager for the next best thing while brands are ready to change the way they do business.

4 ways to deal with negative customer feedback you should implement right away 

Lumoa

Unhappy, yet talkative customers are a golden source of information for your business. They desperately want your company to change and build a better experience for them. If they’re dealt with carefully, they can turn into your greatest advocates. So how do you make that happen? #1:

Optimize Your Company’s Business Strategy With Customers In Mind

Customer Bliss

As “customer experience” has become a hot topic and nearly every industry has embraced it as a priority for their business, it is important that it also become united across your organization. And that means building a one-company approach to business strategies.

CX Obsession Summer Edition: Join us in Portland on August 1st

AskNicely

Portland, we heard you loud and clear. After a successful inaugural CX Obsession (with an event NPS of 68.4!), you told us you wanted more.

A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.

The Employee Engagement Virtuous Cycle (Video)

Experience Matters

Why should you care about Employee Engagement? Because it fuels a virtuous cycle that drive customer experience and business success. Take a look… Video Script: Did you know that engaged employees are really, really valuable?

Are You a Customer Service Hero, Villain or Problem Solver?

Steve DiGioia

…here’s 3 skills every customer service actor must have This original article was written by Steve DiGioia. Ah, the life of a call center agent. A cushy job, right? You do nothing more than talk to customers on the phone and punch some information into a keypad. Sounds cool, sign me up!

Contact Center AI – What’s out there?

Comm100

AI (Artificial Intelligence) is undoubtedly a buzzword that’s been around for a while. From the early days of Science Fiction and Kubrik’s groundbreaking 2001: A Space Odyssey to the more recent chess match between Deep Blue and Kasparov, AI has long captured our imaginations.

How the Perception of Productivity Affects our Engagement at Work

MaritzCX

Weekends in my household are often consumed by time well spent with my wife and two young children, who enjoy everything from hide & seek and board games with crazy rules, to baseball and bike riding.

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

If Artificial Intelligence for businesses is a red-hot topic in C-suites, AI for customer engagement and contact center customer service is white hot. This white paper covers specific areas in this domain that offer potential for transformational ROI, and a fast, zero-risk way to innovate with AI.