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How to Deliver Outstanding Customer Experience in Media and Entertainment

CSM Magazine

The modern media and entertainment industry continually evolves, and customer experience is more crucial than ever. The ability to provide exceptional customer experience sets apart successful businesses in this industry. One key aspect of delivering outstanding customer experience in media and entertainment is through localization for the entertainment industry.

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Happiness in Customer Experience: A Competitive Advantage


Success in customer experience (CX) can be represented by numbers. A high Net Promoter Score (NPS), a large number of new customers in a month, or fewer unsatisfactory customer service request conclusions, are just some of the metrics we use to measure an effective customer experience. But in this pursuit of numbers, we mustn’t lose sight of what truly drives customer experience: Happiness.


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Unlocking Value in CX Development

SAP Customer Experience

The Way to the Perfect Set of Use Cases As a CX architect, I am regularly confronted with which use-cases are suitable for improving the customer experience. This question comes not only from sales staff, but often directly from the customers themselves. Companies know their business best, therefore the use-cases.

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How to Improve Your Company’s Customer Experience: A Guide for Managers

CSM Magazine

Customers have higher expectations than ever, and their satisfaction directly impacts your company’s success. As a manager, it’s your responsibility to lead the charge in enhancing the customer experience. This guide explores the strategies, best practices, and tools you can use to improve your company’s customer experience and create lasting, positive relationships with your clients.

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3 Ways Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Can Improve Customer Experience

Today’s digitally savvy customers have high expectations of retailers for convenience, responsiveness, and ease of doing business both in-store and online. Our recent survey of over 2,000 US consumers found that retailers that can drive a seamless, omnichannel customer experience (CX) – across physical and digital channels – have huge benefits for brand relevance, profitability, and customer loyalty.

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Harmonizing Customer and Employee Insights


In 1909, London department store owner Harry Selfridge coined the term " The Customer is Always Right " to signify that his store would consistently deliver excellent service to customers. He also believed it would better inspire his employees to provide exceptional customer service.

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Customer Experience Map Vs. Customer Journey Map: Diving Deep into the Intricacies


Both the customer experience map and the journey map are essential tools for businesses aiming to understand and improve the interactions their customers have with their brand. While they often are used interchangeably, these maps serve distinct purposes, have unique elements, and offer varying insights. Let’s delve deep into the nuances of each to clarify their significance.

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Predictions 2024: CX Teams Should Buckle Up For A “Fun” Ride

Forrester's Customer Insights

In 2024, we expect that CX leaders will continue to navigate variable footing, in some cases finding themselves caught in the crossfire between new tech and old policies. Prepare yourself for the new year with a preview of our 2024 predictions.

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When Machines Become Customers – Navigating the New Normal

Doing CX Right

Don Scheibenreif, a Distinguished VP Analyst at Gartner and Stacy Sherman discuss the rise of machine customers. Learn how it's disrupting customer experience & commerce, and what you need to do to prepare, compete and get ahead. The post When Machines Become Customers – Navigating the New Normal appeared first on Doing CX Right.

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Customer service is a performance art. Are you Oscar-worthy?

Bill Quiseng

QUI QUESTION: Customer service is a performance art. Are you Oscar-worthy? Movie actors like Sandra Bullock, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hanks, Dwayne Johnson, and Keanu Reeves act to be happy, sad, scared, scary, or angry. Yet, we, as the audience, believe they are genuinely real. The actors may “act their part”, but they are so good that we, as the audience, believe they are real.

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How to Optimize Call Monitoring: Automate QA and Elevate Customer Experience

Speaker: Laura Noonan, Chief Revenue Officer at CallFinder + Angie Kronlage, Director of Program Success at Working Solutions + April Wiita, Vice President of Program Success at Working Solutions

Are you still manually reviewing calls? 🤔 It's time for a change! The traditional method of manual call monitoring is no longer cutting it in today's fast-paced call center environment. Industry experts Angie Kronlage and April Wiita from Working Solutions are here to explore the power of innovative automation to revolutionize outdated call review processes!

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The Complete Guide to Mastering Contact Center Analytics

InMoment XI

In the era of customer-centricity, contact center analytics stands as a beacon, guiding businesses and contact centers toward informed, data-driven decisions. This article delves deep into the intricacies of contact center analytics, showcasing how they can be the linchpin in enhancing customer experience and driving business growth. Demystifying Contact Center Analytics: More than Just Numbers What are Contact Center Analytics?

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[Experience Action Podcast] CX Pulse Check 2

Experience Investigators by 360Connext

Are you ready for another CX Pulse Check? Join Jeannie and Paige, as they talk about what’s happening right now in Customer Experience (CX). What if you could tap into the secrets of how top retailers are adapting to the transforming world of customer behavior? Imagine the insights you could gain if you knew how these businesses are enticing customers with exciting new offerings like curbside delivery, sample boxes, and impulse purchases.

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The Game-Changer: Why Omnichannel Comms is Critical for Gaming


In the fast-paced, high-stakes world of the gaming industry, the phrase “adapt or perish” couldn’t be more relevant. As player preferences evolve and competition intensifies, gaming companies must leverage every technological advantage at their disposal. One area where the industry has witnessed a dramatic transformation is in player support and communication.

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70 Customer Care RFP Questions (An Updated List + RFP Template)


(This is updated version of our most popular blogs: 52 RFP Questions (2013), 51 RFP Questions (2016), 60 RFP Questions (2020)) Every few years we update our recommended list of contact center RFP Questions. With every evolution in technology, workforce trends, and consumer expectations, the questions shift—which is testament to why generic, boilerplate RFPs never work for outsourcing customer care.

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Secrets of a Successful Sale: Optimizing Your Checkout Process

Speaker: David Nisbet, Everett Zufelt, and Michaela Weber

Once upon a time, in the vast realm of online commerce, there lived a humble checkout button overlooked by many. Yet, within its humble click lay the power to transform a mere visitor into a loyal customer. 🧐 💡 Getting checkout right can mark the difference between a successful sale and an abandoned cart, yet many businesses fail to make payments a part of their commerce strategy even when it has a direct impact on revenue.

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Alida’s Fall ‘23 release provides faster speed to insights and scalability, powered by AI.


Customer experience teams and market researchers told us that they’re often overwhelmed with data. They said they’re struggling with disconnected surveys, interviews, and customer listening tools that collect information but don’t bring it together in an effective way. As a result, they need to spend their valuable time combing through responses, interpreting meaning, and looking for patterns.

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When Does an NPS Response Expire and can be Dismissed?


One of the biggest benefits of Net Promoter Score® is that it gives you timely, relevant customer feedback when you need it most. With this feedback, you can make changes and improvements to your product or service. Do it right, and there’s a chance you’ll win back an uncertain customer or earn the long-term respect and loyalty of a valuable client.

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If I Don’t Do It, Who Will?


Not long ago, I wrote an article and created a video on Doing More Than Expected – even when it’s not included in your job description. I used the example of the server at a restaurant who ran outside during a storm to move the outdoor furniture blowing across the patio to a safer, more secure spot. He returned to the restaurant, drenched from the rain, to applause from the guests.

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Selling the value of reviews: Shaping brand legacy 


Today, reviews have become more than just words on a screen. They are a powerful tool for businesses to gain credibility, build trust, and promote their products and services. Online reviews are a goldmine of insights. Positive reviews create a sense of social proof, making it more likely for others to buy, while negative reviews repel. A good review creates a sense of urgency, driving customers to purchase so they don’t feel they might miss the opportunity.

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The Ultimate Guide to Monetizing Customer Learning

Every decision that goes into your learning monetization strategy matters for your organization’s bottom line. Our research has shown a clear correlation between high program maturity (and ROI!) and choosing the right monetization strategy. This eBook contains clear, actionable ways to approach packaging and pricing models that will help your association grow revenue, improve profitability, and drive expansion into new markets.

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Podcasting Power: Elevating Brands & Speakers

Doing CX Right

Why does podcasting matter? Award-winning podcaster, Stacy Sherman, highlights its role to amplify speakers, boost brands, and enrich customer engagement. The post Podcasting Power: Elevating Brands & Speakers appeared first on Doing CX Right.

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All I want is information

Zeisler Consulting

We recently needed a battery replacement in one of the household computers, so I made an appointment at the brand’s retail location in a local mall. The process of registering and scheduling an appointment was super easy, and the appointment times were remarkably specific, so I figured I was in for a very tightly-run experience. I also had a few other questions about other devices and things I was sort of shopping for at the store anyway, so depending on how efficient they were (fix our device

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Four Unwritten Rules of Sales to Get to the Next Level

Integrity Solutions

One of the most common pathways into sales is… accidental. Many people find themselves taking a sales role almost as a layover en route to their “real” career. It’s the thing to do while they figure out what it is they actually want to do. And then a funny thing happens: They realize they like doing sales. Along the way, though, they often discover that there are many intangibles and unwritten rules of sales that are a huge factor in getting established and then to the ne

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PayPal Personal vs. Business accounts: a comprehensive guide


With over 431 million active accounts worldwide, PayPal has become one of the most widely used online payment methods. Whether you’re an individual buying goods online or a business accepting customer payments, PayPal can make transacting fast, easy, and secure. PayPal primarily offers two account options: Personal accounts and Business accounts.

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What Does it REALLY Mean to Put CX First?

Customer experience was once considered a soft metric, or a “nice to have.” But it is now a board-level priority for many brands. The experience you provide your customers is a defining way to differentiate your business from the competition. But how can you really make CX a priority when you have competing budget and resource constraints? With customer experience automation, organizations can leverage AI and automation to make it faster and cheaper to provide a superior customer experience acro

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Intuitivo achieves higher throughput while saving on AI/ML costs using AWS Inferentia and PyTorch

AWS Machine Learning

This is a guest post by Jose Benitez, Founder and Director of AI and Mattias Ponchon, Head of Infrastructure at Intuitivo. Intuitivo, a pioneer in retail innovation, is revolutionizing shopping with its cloud-based AI and machine learning (AI/ML) transactional processing system. This groundbreaking technology enables us to operate millions of autonomous points of purchase (A-POPs) concurrently, transforming the way customers shop.

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Uncover the Secret to Driving Brand Value With This Powerful Framework!

Beyond Philosophy

A listener, Irene Beard, is starting her own company. She’s always believed in a strong brand, but how can she plan what people take away from her brand? Since we discussed this on a recent podcast, and I thought many of you might have the same problem, I thought I would also share our insight on this topic here. Before we get into that, I thought I would mention that Beard contacted us as part of our “I’m in a pickle!

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How to bring employees together for the holidays – Even if they’re far apart

Adrian Swinscoe

This is a guest post by Cindy Mielke, VP of Strategic Partnerships at Tango. Maintaining a sense of unity and company culture in remote and hybrid […] The post How to bring employees together for the holidays – Even if they’re far apart first appeared on Adrian Swinscoe.

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Harnessing the power of AI & automation for customer feedback


For businesses, customer feedback is the anchor to growth, improving customer experience , and increasing revenue. Through the power of AI and automation, businesses can revolutionize the ways they gather, analyze, and capitalize on customer feedback. AI and automated methodologies are adept at processing large volumes of customer feedback. This empowers businesses to take out actionable insights from what customers are telling them.

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Navigating the Future: Unveiling Trends and Bold Predictions in Customer Experience

Ready to explore 2024’s CX landscape? Join experts from SMG and guest Forrester as they discuss prominent trends actively shaping the industry and dive into a stack of bold predictions for the year ahead. Will the average customer experience improve? How can leaders leverage their CX metrics to establish financial linkage? What will global firms achieve using customer-facing generative AI?