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Mystery Shops To Help Build Process Improvements

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I have some homework for you as you plan your summer vacation. I want you to do some mystery shops for me. Try dropping in to various dealerships in and around where you live. Shop different brands, not just your own, and see what happens. It can be incredibly enlightening to see how you. View Article

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Combine Text Analytics and Data Mining to Uncover Deeper Customer Insights

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The explosion of digital and social media has changed the way we communicate – as people, as consumers, and as companies. While this has made hearing the voice of the customer easier than ever, it has also introduced a new challenge: too much information (or, as the Twitter Generation would say, TMI). Much of this content is unstructured text in comments or social media postings.

The History of the Word "Hacker"

According to one of the best English etymological dictionaries available, the word "hacker", with the sense of evil/good and brilliant computer programmer, was born in the halls of MIT. This fact alone reminds us that culture and words begin in actual places. At that time, to hack code, or hack out code, had a negative connotation. Where did this come from? Read this eBook to learn how the word "hacker" has evolved.

5 Point Versus 11 Point Scales – Part 2

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In my last post , we looked at the correlation between 5pt and 11pt scales over time. We saw that they were very well aligned in how they changed together. However, an average score is not a complete picture

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Thank You for a Great Year!

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As 2012 draws to a close, we want to thank all of you for another great year. Because of your support, not only did we have strong growth, but Allegiance also gained major customers and key personnel, announced innovative new products and was recognized with many awards. General

Thank You for a Great Year!

MaritzCX

As 2012 draws to a close, we want to thank all of you for another great year. Because of your support, not only did we have strong growth, but Allegiance also gained major customers and key personnel, announced innovative new products and was recognized with many awards

Thank You for a Great Year!

MaritzCX

As 2012 draws to a close, we want to thank all of you for another great year. Because of your support, not only did we have strong growth, but Allegiance also gained major customers and key personnel, announced innovative new products and was recognized with many awards

December 21, 2012, End of the World Edition

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So, the Mayans supposedly said that the world is ending on December 21, 2012. Like many of you, I don’t swallow this stuff without a bit of evidence, and I’m delighted to have found a video published by NASA that refutes this. However, as non-alarmist as this video might be, I wonder why they published. View Article

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6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!

December 21, 2012, End of the World Edition

MaritzCX

So, the Mayans supposedly said that the world is ending on December 21, 2012. Like many of you, I don’t swallow this stuff without a bit of evidence, and I’m delighted to have found a video published by NASA that refutes this. However, as non-alarmist as this video might be, I wonder why they published. View Article

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December 21, 2012, End of the World Edition

MaritzCX

So, the Mayans supposedly said that the world is ending on December 21, 2012. Like many of you, I don’t swallow this stuff without a bit of evidence, and I’m delighted to have found a video published by NASA that refutes this. However, as non-alarmist as this video might be, I wonder why they published. View Article

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It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that …. emotion!

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Well, this is not about music. But as songs can be very emotional, also brands often try to create strong feelings. In particular in times when products and services hardly differ, emotional branding offers opportunities to appear somewhat special and unique. This is even more interesting because an emotional relationship can create a strong link. View Article. General

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Video: Reindeer Customer Satisfaction and Santa Support Study Just Released

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Hot off the press – the 2013 RCSASSS determines who is really worthy of leading Santa’s sleigh on Monday night. Enjoy and all of the best for the holidays from your friends at Maritz. Chris @christravell on Twitter. General

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The Connected Journey: Developing your Empathy to Strengthen Strategies for Customer Relations

Speaker: Esther Kieft, Delivery Manager (Group Technology) at Domino's Pizza Enterprises

It is well known that empathy is a key ingredient in creating lovable products, yet not all products offer the best customer experience. From meeting stringent deadlines to insufficient resources being available to carry out customer research, there is a range of reasons why customer empathy could be missing in product development. Join Esther Kieft, as she breaks down using empathy at a distance to evaluate the problems that customers are experiencing during this global health crisis.

It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that …. emotion!

MaritzCX

Well, this is not about music. But as songs can be very emotional, also brands often try to create strong feelings. In particular in times when products and services hardly differ, emotional branding offers opportunities to appear somewhat special and unique. This is even more interesting because an emotional relationship can create a strong link. View Article

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Video: Reindeer Customer Satisfaction and Santa Support Study Just Released

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Hot off the press – the 2013 RCSASSS determines who is really worthy of leading Santa’s sleigh on Monday night. Enjoy and all of the best for the holidays from your friends at Maritz. Chris @christravell on Twitter

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It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that …. emotion!

MaritzCX

Well, this is not about music. But as songs can be very emotional, also brands often try to create strong feelings. In particular in times when products and services hardly differ, emotional branding offers opportunities to appear somewhat special and unique. This is even more interesting because an emotional relationship can create a strong link. View Article

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Reindeer Customer Satisfaction and Santa Support Study Just Released

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Hot off the press – the 2013 RCSASSS determines who is really worthy of leading Santa’s sleigh on Monday night. Enjoy and all of the best for the holidays from your friends at Maritz. Chris @christravell on Twitter

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The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Transactional Surveys Provide Actionable Insight

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As consumers, we're often asked to take a survey directly from the point of sale or point of interaction - via a sign at the store, a toll-free number or web address on the bottom of a receipt, on a restaurant satisfaction card, in a pop-up invitation during a website visit, or in other, increasingly creative ways as technology continues to expand. Why do companies commit considerable time and valuable resources to transactional surveys? See the reasons we hear most often. General

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Transactional Surveys Provide Actionable Insight

MaritzCX

As consumers, we're often asked to take a survey directly from the point of sale or point of interaction - via a sign at the store, a toll-free number or web address on the bottom of a receipt, on a restaurant satisfaction card, in a pop-up invitation during a website visit, or in other, increasingly creative ways as technology continues to expand. Why do companies commit considerable time and valuable resources to transactional surveys? See the reasons we hear most often

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Transactional Surveys Provide Actionable Insight

MaritzCX

As consumers, we're often asked to take a survey directly from the point of sale or point of interaction - via a sign at the store, a toll-free number or web address on the bottom of a receipt, on a restaurant satisfaction card, in a pop-up invitation during a website visit, or in other, increasingly creative ways as technology continues to expand. Why do companies commit considerable time and valuable resources to transactional surveys? See the reasons we hear most often

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Storytelling With Data: Dashboarding Do’s and Don’ts with Cole Nussbaumer

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Join us as we welcome Cole Nussbaumer, people analytics expert at Google on Allegiance BlogTalkRadio. In this interview, Cole discusses best practices regarding data reporting and dashboard design. General

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Leadership Panel: Lessons Learnt from a Global Support Community

Speaker: Panel hosted by Adrian Speyer, Head of Community, Vanilla Forums

Are you struggling to support your global community? Or, are you not even sure where you should start. Establishing a global support community comes with many many questions. How do you encourage your customers to help others? What are the key metrics to measure? What are the biggest challenges? Our super panel consists of community leaders from around the world, each of whom, have experienced and overcome the challenges of a global support community. They are ready to share the trials and triumphs, and everything in between, on the road to a successful community.

Customer-Obsessed Service

Customers Rock!

Social media has pushed customer service to the forefront for many organizations. Responses are often faster in social media than they are in traditional service channels, since social media makes everything extremely visible. And when things go wrong, customers often flock to social media to air their grievances; a perfect example is the article I recently co-authored for Forbes Online, with Mark Fidelman , about the Southwest Airlines 3 Million Fan Flash Sale fiasco.

Join Us On-Air Friday for an Interview with HireVue

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This is an open invitation to have you join our upcoming blog talk radio show live, on-air this Friday the 14th at 4pm Mountain (6pm Eastern). I'll be chatting with Porter Williams and Jacob Bauer of HireVue, a leading provider of Digital Interview services, which serves companies such as Wal Mart, Starbucks and Nike. General

Storytelling With Data: Dashboarding Do’s and Don’ts with Cole Nussbaumer

MaritzCX

Join us as we welcome Cole Nussbaumer, people analytics expert at Google on Allegiance BlogTalkRadio. In this interview, Cole discusses best practices regarding data reporting and dashboard design

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Join Us On-Air Friday for an Interview with HireVue

MaritzCX

This is an open invitation to have you join our upcoming blog talk radio show live, on-air this Friday the 14th at 4pm Mountain (6pm Eastern). I'll be chatting with Porter Williams and Jacob Bauer of HireVue, a leading provider of Digital Interview services, which serves companies such as Wal Mart, Starbucks and Nike

Customer Engagement Is a Two-Way Street

Two-way engagement means creating opportunities for conversation. Go beyond the obvious step of responding to complaints and comments; your customers want and deserve more than that. Implement these four tips to boost your two-way engagement.