Best of the Podcast: The Process of CX Hiring and Transformation at Volkswagen Group Australia

Customer Bliss

In this episode with Jason Bradshaw , the senior leader for customer experience at Volkswagen Group Australia , we talk about his CCO role and its importance to the organization. Your peer group: Too often we forget about peer groups at work as we manage up and down.

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Press Release: The BP Group Selects Astea Alliance™ to Increase Customer Trust

Astea

Astea International announced today that the BP Group , a mechanical contracting and HVAC company based in New York City, has selected Astea’s cloud-based, field service management and mobility platform, Astea Alliance™, to optimize and improve its largescale service operation. Alliance is making our work in the building technologies industry tangible,” said John Fanneron, president of the BP Group. “We’re

Ohio Mutual Insurance Group Automates VoC Program to Differentiate Their Business

MaritzCX

Fierce Competition in the Property and Casualty Insurance Market Founded in 1901 and based in Bucyrus, OH, Ohio Mutual Insurance Group writes more than $220 million in premiums each year – covering homes, autos, farms and commercial properties in seven states through 400 independent partner agents.

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How BuzzFeed, Stanley Black & Decker and Group Nine Media are creating insight-driven businesses

Vision Critical

More than 100 senior leaders joined us on the Refinery Rooftop to network and hear how three industry-leading companies—BuzzFeed, Stanley Black & Decker and Group Nine Media—are transforming their company DNA to become insight-driven businesses.

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eBook: Top 6 Benefits of Improving CX Assurance

Scott Anderson SVP - Quality Assurance & Testing, Bank of America “ “ (Aberdeen Group) WHAT IS CX ASSURANCE? Top 6 Benefits of. Improving Your. CX Assurance. INTRODUCTION More and more organizations are understanding the value of. delivering a high-quality customer experience and investing.

The Chief Customer Officer Role in Media, With Robert Bridge of Telegraph Media Group – CB39

Customer Bliss

Episode Overview. Media is a business vertical that is beginning to engage CX leaders. The New York Times has a leader of Customer Experience (who we will soon be interviewing), and I was pleased to see that the UK is also embracing this role.

Track Revenue and Profitability by Customer Group

Customer Bliss

Getting to the classification of revenue and profitability by customer group is not a trivial project. The key is to come up with labels and categories for these groups that are simple yet meaningful. You need to understand the movement of customers from one profitability group to another so you can strategically lead the customer agenda. Your goal should be driving efforts that cause your costliest customer groups to decline and those most profitable to grow.

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Ohio Mutual Insurance Group Automates VoC Program to Differentiate Their Business

MaritzCX

Fierce Competition in the Property and Casualty Insurance Market Founded in 1901 and based in Bucyrus, OH, Ohio Mutual Insurance Group writes more than $220 million in premiums each year – covering homes, autos, farms and commercial properties in seven states through 400 independent partner agents.

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What Is a User Group and What Does It Take to Start One?

Smarter CX

In the age of crowdsourcing, Google, and social media, starting a user group seems to be a trend gone by the wayside. But for one tech giant and its customers, user groups and participation are not only encouraged but thriving. So what exactly does a user group do?

2017 Temkin Group CX Excellence Award Winners

Experience Matters

I’m thrilled to announce (and congratulate) the winners of Temkin Group’s sixth annual Customer Experience Excellence Awards: AARP – formally established its AARP Experience (AARPx) team in 2016 with the mission to work across the enterprise to create a seamless, personalized experience for members that is supported by a customer-centric culture. The post 2017 Temkin Group CX Excellence Award Winners appeared first on Customer Experience Matters®.

An Exciting Year For Temkin Group Research

Experience Matters

As you can see in the chart below, Temkin Group published a lot of interesting research in 2017. The post An Exciting Year For Temkin Group Research appeared first on Customer Experience Matters®. As the year winds down, it’s fun to look back and appreciate what’s been done. I’m very proud of what our team accomplished. We used many different research approaches (e.g.,

2016 Temkin Group Research Reports

Experience Matters

In case you missed some of Temkin Group’s research, here’s a recap of our 2016 publications. In 2016, we surveyed 20,000 U.S. consumers, 800 IT decision makers, 300 HR professionals, and more than 2,500 other professionals. We also had detailed interviews with more than 150 professionals. All of this research led to reports covering best practices, trends, […]. Customer experience

Redefining Convenience for the People of Africa: an Exclusive Interview with Mr. Joseph Kuvor, Customer Experience and Marketing Group Head, Zoona Transactions International

Customer Guru

Mr. Kuvor is the Group Head of Customer Experience and Marketing at Zoona Transactions International, a financial services organization based in Africa.

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Temkin Group Publishes 2017 List of Customer Experience Trends

Topdown

The Temkin Group recently released its annual list of customer experience trends and labeled 2017 “ The Year of Purpose.” For reference, Temkin dubbed last year the Year of Emotion and 2015 the Year of Employees. They strongly feel that 2017 will require companies to focus heavily on purpose.

Emotional Responses to Tech Support Differs Across Age Groups

Experience Matters

In a recent post, Temkin Group analyzed 10 emotions that consumers feel after completing a number of different interactions. The post Emotional Responses to Tech Support Differs Across Age Groups appeared first on Customer Experience Matters®. We decided to dig deeper into one of those interactions, getting tech support for a computer.

Announcing Temkin Group CX Excellence Award Winners

Experience Matters

Congratulations to winners of the 2016 Temkin Group CX Excellence Awards: Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), Century Support Services, Crowe Horwath, Oxford Properties, and VCA.Filed under: Customer experience. Customer experience

15 Ways to Conduct Successful Customer Focus Groups

CSM Magazine

Here’s a warning: it is very easy to do bad focus groupsgroups that do not end up obtaining worthwhile information from the participants, or worse yet, obtain incorrect information. There is more to a focus group than just talking with a set of people.

Strativity Group Inc. Acquires Touchpoint Dashboard, LLC.

Strativity

Hackensack NJ, October 19, 2015 – Strativity Group announced the acquisition of Touchpoint Dashboard’s leading SaaS journey mapping platform. Strativity Group – Passion, Expertise and Execution. Acquisition creates the largest customer experience transformation firm in the world.

2016 Temkin Group Research Reports

Experience Matters

In case you missed some of Temkin Group’s research, here’s a recap of our 2016 publications. In 2016, we surveyed 20,000 U.S. consumers, 800 IT decision makers, 300 HR professionals, and more than 2,500 other professionals. We also had detailed interviews with more than 150 professionals. All of this research led to reports covering best practices, trends, […]. Customer experience

Announcing Temkin Group CX Excellence Award Winners

Experience Matters

Congratulations to winners of the 2016 Temkin Group CX Excellence Awards: Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), Century Support Services, Crowe Horwath, Oxford Properties, and VCA.Filed under: Customer experience. Customer experience

Uplifting Service Book – Group Discussion Guide

Up Your Service

Uplifting Service Group Discussion Guide. Key questions for each chapter encourage personal reflection and dynamic group discussions. Download the Uplifting Service Group Discussion Guide now.

Uplifting Service Book – Group Discussion Guide

Up Your Service

Uplifting Service Group Discussion Guide. Key questions for each chapter encourage personal reflection and dynamic group discussions. Download the Uplifting Service Group Discussion Guide now.

Embracing Agility at Anthem, Airbnb, and Capital Group

Cyara

The panel included CX leaders from three of Cyara’s most innovative customers: Anil Ravula, Staff VP at Anthem , Mitch Glaser, Contact Center Systems Manager at Airbnb , and Mark Remington, VP of Application Services at Capital Group. A couple of weeks ago, we were honored to host our inaugural Cyara Xchange conference up in San Francisco. It was such an energizing event where everyone was sharing best practices and war stories from the CX trenches.

Benchmarking CX Performance in Retail, Franchise & Restaurant Groups

ServiceDock

Source: ServiceDock dashboard. In response to the frequently asked question about the best piece of advice I have ever received, I typically respond with this hard-hitting comment: Customer Experience CX Benchmarking

Allegiance Wins Temkin Group CX Vendor Excellence Award – CEO’s Take

MaritzCX

I’m thrilled that Allegiance is a 2013 Temkin Group Customer Experience Vendor Excellence Award Winner! Congratulations to my Allegiance colleagues and all of the other firms recognized as finalists – including our strategic partners at Ipsos Loyalty and Waypoint Group. Of course, big thanks to Temkin Group and the judging panel as well for using this award to evangelize customer experience (CX) work

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Allegiance Wins Temkin Group CX Vendor Excellence Award – CEO’s Take

MaritzCX

I’m thrilled that Allegiance is a 2013 Temkin Group Customer Experience Vendor Excellence Award Winner! Congratulations to my Allegiance colleagues and all of the other firms recognized as finalists – including our strategic partners at Ipsos Loyalty and Waypoint Group. Of course, big thanks to Temkin Group and the judging panel as well for using this award to evangelize customer experience (CX) work

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Allegiance Wins Temkin Group CX Vendor Excellence Award – CEO’s Take

MaritzCX

I’m thrilled that Allegiance is a 2013 Temkin Group Customer Experience Vendor Excellence Award Winner! Congratulations to my Allegiance colleagues and all of the other firms recognized as finalists – including our strategic partners at Ipsos Loyalty and Waypoint Group. Of course, big thanks to Temkin Group and the judging panel as well for using this award to evangelize customer experience (CX) work

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The Power of Purpose (Temkin Group Video)

Experience Matters

As you may know, Temkin Group has labelled 2017, “The Year of Purpose.” ” As part of our effort to infuse more meaning and purpose to our community, we created the Elevate Purpose campaign, where we will share relevant thoughts and research. A new piece of content is this video, The Power of Purpose. I hope that you […]. Customer experience Purpose

The Power of Purpose (Temkin Group Video)

Experience Matters

As you may know, Temkin Group has labelled 2017, “The Year of Purpose.” ” As part of our effort to infuse more meaning and purpose to our community, we created the Elevate Purpose campaign, where we will share relevant thoughts and research. A new piece of content is this video, The Power of Purpose. I hope that you […]. Customer experience Purpose

Grade.us Case Study for Grene Vision Group 

Grade.us

Grene Vision Group is a ?leader As one of the largest doctor-owned eye care groups in the country, Grene Vision Group’s 50 doctors provide services in 21 clinics. a quick and easy process for patients, and minimal amount of ongoing management by Grene Vision Group.

Temkin Group Plans For CX Day 2015

Experience Matters

Last year Temkin Group had a great time celebrating CX Day. Temkin Group has labelled 2015 as the Year of the Employee for customer experience. Anyone who attends one of the two Temkin Group webinars will receive a code for downloading a free copy of the report, Lessons in CX Excellence, 2015. The bottom line : Join Temkin Group in celebrating CX Day 2015!

Temkin Group’s (Exciting) Plans For CX Day 2016

Experience Matters

Last year, Temkin Group had a great time celebrating CX Day. Temkin Group has labelled 2016 The Year of the Emotion for customer experience. This year, CX Day will be held on October 5th and we’re planning another exciting celebration. As you’ll see below, we’re continuing that theme in our CX Day plans: Thought leadership video: Bruce will interview renowned author and thought […].

Temkin Group is Coming (Back) to Australia in June

Experience Matters

After a great trip last year, Temkin Group is coming back to Australia. Do you want to see us while we’re there? Here are some opportunities: Melbourne, 19-20 June: Conference: Customer Experience Tech Fest Join me at this exciting conference where I will deliver keynote addresses on CX trends and customer-centric culture. I’m looking forward to the […]. Customer experience

Reflecting on Five Great Years of Temkin Group (Video)

Experience Matters

Yesterday we celebrated Temkin Group’s 5th anniversary. We’re truly grateful to all of the many people who have helped us along the way. Here’s a short video that reflects on the previous five years. The bottom line : Thank you, thank you, thank you! Customer experience

Consumer Emotions To Health Plans Differ Across Age Groups

Experience Matters

In a recent post, Temkin Group analyzed 10 emotions that consumers feel after completing a number of different interactions. We decided to dig deeper into one of those interactions, researching a health plan. We analyzed the emotional responses across different ages of consumers after that interaction and found that: Consumers who are 44-years-old or younger tend to […]. Customer experience Emotion

Temkin Group’s 2015 Research: Insights For CX Success

Experience Matters

Temkin Group did a lot of research in 2015. In case you missed some of it, I’ve listed last year’s reports below. You can always find all of our research here.

Avaya and IAUG: Coming Together for a Better User Group Experience

Avaya

Marilyn Shuck serves as a Director on the IAUG Board, president of the Puget Sound Avaya Users Group, and as a UC Engineer at the University of Washington. The post Avaya and IAUG: Coming Together for a Better User Group Experience appeared first on Avaya Connected Blog.

Confirmit Enables NPD Group to Provide Better, Faster Results to Its Customers

Confirmit

NPD Group is realistic – and proactive – about the challenges with getting consumers to complete surveys and to keep those that do, engaged throughout the process.

The Silver Lining for Businesses: Increase Your Profits and Preserve Your Marketing Budget by Moving Your Swing Group Customers to Your Engaged Group

MaritzCX

Research conducted by Allegiance reveals that companies typically have three types/groups of customers. These are: Engaged, Disengaged and Swing. Obviously, engaged customers are the best customers because of the strong emotional connections that they have to a company, and their genuine willingness to assist a company in improving its customer experience. General

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The Silver Lining for Businesses: Increase Your Profits and Preserve Your Marketing Budget by Moving Your Swing Group Customers to Your Engaged Group

MaritzCX

Research conducted by Allegiance reveals that companies typically have three types/groups of customers. These are: Engaged, Disengaged and Swing. Obviously, engaged customers are the best customers because of the strong emotional connections that they have to a company, and their genuine willingness to assist a company in improving its customer experience

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