Oxford CEO Demonstrates Purposeful Leadership

Experience Matters

One of the key ingredients to a customer-centric organization is Purposeful Leadership. This video from Oxford Properties‘ CEO Michael Turner is a great example of Purposeful Leadership in action (thanks to Roger Pugsley for sharing it with me).

Catching Great Leadership Skills

Michelli Experience

Leadership skills learned from a great leader. Excerpting from the Seattle Times article, you can learn a lot about Johnny’s leadership style. Given the limitations of this blog, I will mention three elements of his leadership brilliance that I will always treasure: Leading Self First.

Modernize Leadership: Detect and Disseminate

Experience Matters

That’s why organizations must shift to what I’m calling Modernize Leadership. I’m writing individual posts for each of the eight key changes required to modernize leadership. Customer Connectedness Customer experience Executive leadership Purposeful LeadershipIn a previous post, I described how today’s management techniques reflect outdated assumptions of technology-enabled practices, human behavior, and the meaning of success.

Modernize Leadership: Observe and Improve

Experience Matters

That’s why organizations must shift to what I’m calling Modernize Leadership. I’m writing individual posts for each of the eight key changes required to modernize leadership. Customer experience Executive leadership Purposeful LeadershipIn a previous post, I described how today’s management techniques reflect outdated assumptions of technology-enabled practices, human behavior, and the meaning of success.

5 Ways to Engage Employees for Immediate Impact

Speaker: Vicki Brackett, Author and COO of Sinousia

Counter-Intuitive Leadership Tips

Andrew Mcfarland

Employee Engagement Leadership De-prioritizeRecently, I’ve been reflecting on how leaders act when faced with stressful situations. The natural reaction of a strong leader is to take charge, bounding from problem to problem offering expertise, opinions, and action items.

3 Leadership Buzzwords that Exist for the Best Reasons

360Connext

Thanks to a fun report from CCW , Customer Contact Week, and some clever customer experience pros (and prose – ha ha,) there is a discussion around leadership buzzwords we should have. But they become leadership buzzwords because a bunch of us realize they’re necessary!

Modernize Leadership: Engage and Empower

Experience Matters

That’s why organizations must shift to what I’m calling Modernize Leadership. I’m writing individual posts for each of the eight key changes required to modernize leadership. Customer experience Executive leadership Purposeful LeadershipIn a previous post, I described how today’s management techniques reflect outdated assumptions of technology-enabled practices, human behavior, and the meaning of success.

Large Companies Lack Purposeful Leadership

Experience Matters

As you likely know, one of Temkin Group’s Four CX Core Competencies is Purposeful Leadership. Customer experience Purposeful LeadershipIt requires demonstrating 5 P’s of Purposeful Leaders: Persuasive, Passionate, Propelling, Positive, and Persistent. How prevalent are these attributes? To answer this question, I tapped into Temkin Group’s consumer benchmark study and examined feedback from more than 5,000 U.S. employees.

The 14 Leadership Principles that Drive Amazon

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‘Did you know that Amazon have actually embedded 14 leadership principles into the way they work?’, For reasons unbeknown to me, the fact that Amazon have 14 leadership principles had completely passed me by. Fourteen leadership principles seems like a lot!

Modernize Leadership: Learn and Adjust

Experience Matters

That’s why organizations must shift to what I’m calling Modernize Leadership. I’m writing individual posts for each of the eight key changes required to modernize leadership. Customer experience Executive leadership Purposeful LeadershipIn a previous post, I described how today’s management techniques reflect outdated assumptions of technology-enabled practices, human behavior, and the meaning of success.

How to Grow as a CCO: 5 Lessons in Leadership

Customer Bliss

CCO Role CCO cco coach CCO leadership CCO role CCO Role & Success Factors chief customer officer

Overcome Leadership Bias: 5 Common Types and the #1 Solution

360Connext

ALL Leaders Experience Leadership Bias… There is a natural conflict of interest between companies and customers. Well, nothing is impossible, and you can overcome leadership bias. An Outside Perspective Can Solve Any Type of Leadership Bias.

CX Competency: Purposeful Leadership (Video)

Experience Matters

This video provides an overview of Purposeful Leadership, where the goal is for leaders to act consistently with a clear, well-articulated set of values. Customer experience Executive leadership Purpose Purposeful LeadershipTemkin Group has found that the only path to sustainable customer experience differentiation is to build a customer-centric culture. By mastering Four Customer Experience Core Competencies.

Leadership Sets the Tone of the Culture

ShepHyken

Leadership came in and talked about how important it was to deliver a great customer experience to what they referred to as one of their most valuable assets: their customers. He began to lose respect for his leadership. Leadership sets the tone.

Leadership accountability is killing your customer experience

Customer Bliss

Short post this week as I’m in the middle of moving, but I wanted to take a few seconds and discuss leadership accountability as relates to customer experience. In the writings and speeches I’ve done, I commonly refer to this as “one-company leadership.”

Purposeful Leadership Lessons From Coach Brad Stevens

Experience Matters

I’m focusing on the leadership style of Brad Stevens, coach of the Boston Celtics. The post Purposeful Leadership Lessons From Coach Brad Stevens appeared first on Customer Experience Matters®. Customer experience Purposeful LeadershipIn case you missed it, I’m a huge Boston sports fan. So it feels great to write a post that combines one of my favorite teams with one of our Four CX Core Competencies.

Leaving a Leadership Legacy {Infographic}

Michelli Experience

Leaving a Leadership Legacy

Michelli Experience

Whenever I consider offering customer experience consulting services for a prospective business client, I interview senior leadership and ask a lot of questions that get at motivation and their perceived purpose for the potential partnership. Long before I asked these questions of the CEO of Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) Steve Cannon, he had publically declared that his leadership legacy would be the transformation of MBUSA from a product-centric culture to one that was customer-obsessed.

The Power of Effective CX Leadership

Horizon CX

Cultivating leadership potential requires moving from the role of a manager to that of a mentor or a coach. #4 Click HERE to learn more about HorizonCX: The post The Power of Effective CX Leadership appeared first on Horizon CX.

Connecting People: The Key to Customer Centric Leadership

ijgolding

Leadership-Employee ‘Misconnection’. However senior I seemed to become, the less connected to leadership I appeared to be. I have written many times before about my view of Jack Welch and his brand of ‘transformational leadership’. Leadership Imperative.

We Have a Crisis in Leadership

CX Journey

And, by company, I mean, the leadership of the company. So let's talk about leadership. It's been more than five years since I first listened to - and wrote about - Bob Chapman's TEDx talk about Truly Human Leadership.

Modernize Leadership: Shifting 8 Outdated Management Practices

Experience Matters

Compelling Brand Values Customer Connectedness Customer experience Employee Engagement Executive leadership Purposeful LeadershipOver the previous decade, I’ve had the opportunity to work with and study thousands of companies. One of the things that I’ve noticed is that the world has changed a lot, but organizational management has stayed substantially the same.

Wells Fargo: A Lesson in Leadership & Culture Gone Awry

Experience Matters

CCXP1 Customer-Centric Culture Corporate culture Customer experience Executive leadership Purposeful Leadership John Stumpf Wells FargoIn case you missed this in the news, Wells Fargo is under investigation for opening fraudulent accounts for its customers. During a period between 2011 and 2015, it is estimated that there were as many as 1.5 million deposit accounts and more than half a million credit card accounts opened inappropriately on behalf of customers. As part […].

Value-add leadership development for customer experience

Customer Bliss

Every senior leadership team and every executive wants a good customer acquisition strategy, a good customer retention strategy, a strong lifetime value per customer, and a good overall customer experience. The first step is actually around leadership development.

Leaders, Great Employee Attitude is Essential, Not Negotiable | #Leadership

Kate Nasser

The post Leaders, Great Employee Attitude is Essential, Not Negotiable | #Leadership appeared first on KateNasser.com. Leaders, a great employee attitude is essential not negotiable. Lead, inspire, & expect it. Don't tolerate a bad attitude. Tips fr Kate Nasser, The People Skills Coach™.

Executive leadership in the Age of the Customer

Customer Bliss

The fifth of my customer experience competencies is one-company accountability, leadership, and culture. Ultimately, this refers to executive leadership. Each week on my podcast , a different CCO-level leader talks about this one-company leadership culture.

13 stunning stats on the growing CX leadership gap

Vision Critical

According to Forrester’s Customer Experience Index, 2017 , today’s businesses across 21 industries are plagued by a growing “CX leadership gap.” There are ways to reclaim customer loyalty so you’re not on the wrong side of the widening CX leadership gap.

The 3 Big Old Secrets Of Accountable Leadership

Customer Bliss

I talked a bit about this in my book Chief Customer Officer 2.0 , but when discussing the idea of accountable leadership in terms of developing a customer-first, customer-obsessed culture, it all comes down to three major themes (which can further be broken down into a series of actions).

3 Ways Marketing Creates Customer Experience Leadership

ClearAction

3 Ways Marketing Creates Customer Experience Leadership Lynn Hunsaker. Marketing’s role in customer experience leadership can be powerful, especially if it’s managed holistically. Customer Experience Leadership is Earned.

Uniting Your Leadership Team begins with a Code of Conduct

Customer Bliss

Use the CX journey framework and encourage your leadership team to think tactically through the customer experience, stage by stage: What must the company always do for customers to honor them and earn the right to grow? The lens for making decisions varies by leader.

12 CX Factoids: Ratings, People, and Leadership (Infographic)

Experience Matters

In this infographic, we examine 12 factoids on CX ratings, people, and leadership. The post 12 CX Factoids: Ratings, People, and Leadership (Infographic) appeared first on Customer Experience Matters®. Customer experience Employee Engagement Infographic Purposeful LeadershipIt’s hard to keep up with everything that Temkin Group published in 2017, so we put together a couple of infographics to highlight some of the key data insights.

Recipes for Leadership Behaviors that Drive Customer Experience Transformation

Customer Bliss

The dedication my grandparents had to my family showed me what good leadership looked like. Stair-step them and get agreement with your leadership team – because of course, success can only truly start once your teams operate with a one-company, united goal.

The 8 Remarkable Traits of Leadership

Steve DiGioia

Leadership. Is that all that’s needed to get the promotion, the raise, or the real leadership position? Leadership leadership traits of leadershipWhat makes a leader? Is it making great speeches or bossing others around? Of course not.

Gaining Leadership Commitment is Your First CX Competency Milestone

Customer Bliss

Your work will be successful when you take a stair-stepped approach to gaining leadership clarity and commitment to the CX competency framework. Gaining leadership commitment to the five competency framework is your first milestone. One-Company Leadership.

Customer Centric Leadership: Are You Investing in the Organisational “Ecosystem” or Your Personal “Egosystem”?

ijgolding

The question was a precursor to defining why Customer Experience needs good, strong leadership. This month, I want to ask three connected but altogether different questions: What do you do if the organisation you work for or with does NOT have strong customer focused leadership?

The 5 Customer Leadership Competencies Every CCO Must Embrace

360Connext

For more than twenty years, she has helped organizational leadership recognize the importance of customer-focused initiatives in ways that directly impact the business results. The 5 Customer Leadership Competencies. Leadership, Accountability and Culture.