Sat.May 04, 2019 - Fri.May 10, 2019

What Customer Feedback Questions Should You Ask in a Restaurant?

ServiceDock

We have a variety of different food service businesses using our product to manage customer experience (CX) and no two brands have an identical CX survey.

The ‘constant curiosity’ that has shaped some of the world’s most iconic brands

Qualtrics

Talk about the Experience Economy and it won’t be long before someone mentions Apple, Wal-Mart or Starbucks. Aside from being the pioneers of experience management, one thing they all have in common is Emily Chang, the SVP of Marketing for Starbucks.

5 Reasons Why Continual Learning is Key for Your Customer Service Team

PlayVox

According to a Microsoft report, customer service is a key factor in 96 percent of consumers’ loyalty to a brand. HR Management for CX CX Culture

The Secret To Create Extraordinary CX Memories

Survaider

Customer Experience

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.

Get to Know Bruce Arnett: The CTO at MaritzCX

MaritzCX

The interview shared below was written and conducted by the CybageTimes. You can view the original article here. “Skill, ethics, and a purpose-driven outlook is what makes a great team deliver compelling customer experience and drives exceptional business performance.”

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How to Measure and Improve Customer Retention

Lumoa

What is Customer Retention is and how can you improve it? We share the best tips on how to improve Customer Retention and tell you more about other relating KPI:s you can use. Feed generated with FetchRSS

The “What’s Next” of Journey Mapping

IntouchInsight

CX thought leader, Jeannie Walters, shares tips for getting the most value from your journey mapping initiatives

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CX Professionals Talk About 3 Strategies to Drive Action

MaritzCX

At a recent MaritzCX event, we held an interactive power hour facilitated peer-to-peer discussion about creating a strategic action plan to generate the expectations and actionability of insights.

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.

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.

3 Ways to Provide Success When Handling Rude Customer Interactions

inContact

As I searched for ways to discipline my accident-prone, very determined, yet very sensitive and sometimes diva-like 5-year-old daughter, I had a revelation: Dealing with rude customers in the contact center can be similar to this challenge. As customers get more frustrated — whether it’s a product not working correctly, not reaching resolution, or any number of triggers — logic seems to exit the building. Emotions rise, and customers eventually want one thing: gratification.

Trust the Front Line to Extend Grace and Honor Your Customers

Customer Bliss

In my Daily Dose video series, I explore the topics that chief customer officers must grapple with on a daily basis. Join me as I discuss what I’ve learned over the course of my 35-year career, so that you can more effectively do the work that needs to be done.

Get to Know Bruce Arnett: The CTO at MartizCX

MaritzCX

The interview shared below was written and conducted by the CybageTimes. You can view the original article here. Being a People Leader Bruce has over 20 years of experience in the software engineering domain and has all the qualities it takes to be a successful leader in software development.

New Research: Customer Service Trends and Best Practices

GetFeedback

Customer service is undoubtedly a key player in any company’s customer experience (CX) program. It’s the necessary companion to a great product or service —in fact, 80% of customers say that the experience a company provides is as important as its products or services.

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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!

4 Questions Every Contact Centre Needs to Ask

inContact

Companies hold contact centres accountable for delivering a critical competitive differentiator — superior customer experience. And so do customers: In fact, 73% of consumers say customer service plays an important role in their purchase decisions. What Do Customers Want? Consumers want great experiences. They want interactions that are quick and easy; they want their issues resolved; and they want friendly and knowledgeable service.

5 Tips for Finding a CX Platform your Agents, Customers and Exec Team Will Love

Comm100

You can’t build a house on a weak foundation. In the same way, the standard of customer experience that consumers expect isn’t achieved without technology to bring together disparate channels and make consistent, seamless experiences an easy thing to achieve. Thanks to the growth of omnichannel strategies in recent years, there’s no shortage of customer experience (CX) platforms out there.

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Survey: NFF returns of electronic devices can be prevented

TechSee

More consumers than ever are sending back fully functioning electronic products. This No Fault Found phenomenon is costing companies a fortune – how can they address the issue of NFF returns? Sara Turner was looking forward to receiving her new espresso machine.

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What is More Important: A Good Product or a Good After-Sales Service?

GetFeedback

Imagine your old phone broke down and now you need a new one. You want to treat yourself by buying the latest model of a super popular brand. So, you don’t mind spending a larger amount of money and you buy it.

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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.

Gant Travel Goes the Distance with CXone

inContact

Based in Bloomington, Indiana, Gant Travel specializes in corporate travel services for mid-size businesses. Its 81 agents handle a variety of travel reservations 24/7 — approximately 600 every month. While the company works hard to ensure that its clients’ trips are comfortable, cost-effective, and error-free, the customer experience it was providing needed to make significant progress to meet the same standards. The problem?

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Don’t Be Lazy – Go the Extra… Inch!

ShepHyken

The other night my wife and I met three other couples for dinner at a nice restaurant. The food was great, but the service ended on a sour note. Our server got lazy.

Creating Strong Emotional Connections for Great Customer Experience

Wired and Dangerous

76% of wired and dangerous customers today say they view customer service as the true test of how much a company values them. Walk into one of your favorite service providers and you immediately feel the difference in the experience that makes this establishment one of your chosen few.

New and Improved: GetFeedback Actions

GetFeedback

Surface time-sensitive customer feedback and take immediate action to enhance the customer experience. It’s often said that “talk is cheap but actions are priceless.” In this case, collecting customer feedback is easy but taking action is where the real substance lies.

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.

How Valvoline’s Service Team Pleased Two Very Diverse Constituents — Its CFO and Its Customers

inContact

Chief financial officers (CFOs) are notoriously tough customers when it comes to approving expenditures for new initiatives. They expect to see a solid business case with a strong, defensible return on investment (ROI). When Valvoline looked into centralizing the inbound calls that its 1,300 retail locations were handling, the business case almost wrote itself.

Guest Blog: What is Outsourced Customer Support and Why Do You Need it

ShepHyken

This week we feature an article by Costi Teleman who writes about the importance of excellent customer support and what to look for when outsourcing your support team.

When It Comes To CX, Sweat The Small Stuff

Beyond Philosophy

In our customer experience consultancy, clients tell us customers make decisions based on price or features. However, in our research, we never find price or features are the most important things.

7 Hacks to Customize Your Surveys for Your Brand

GetFeedback

Surveys. It’s what every company wants following a consumer’s experience with their brand. We finish a phone conversation with tech support and are asked to “remain on the line” to answer a few short questions about our experience today.

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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.