Bottom lines are important, and a good measure of how business is doing. But there’s something that might come before the bottom line, and might make more of an impact on the strength of your business: customer service.
We all know what negative customer service experiences—or poor customer journeys, as they are known—especially with the advent of social media, can do to your brand. Take a bad restaurant review, for example: Posted on a travel-specific site, an angry customer can turn off countless other customers that you might never even have known about.
So what can you do to understand and enhance the customer journey? This graphic can help.
Combining his own professional experiences working as a CEO with his extensive research and expertise as an international authority on customer relationships, author Bob Thompson reveals the five routine organizational habits of successful customer-centric businesses: Listen, Think, Empower, Create, and Delight.
From the phone to Alexa, consumers expect brands to be ready for them anytime, anywhere. New research with 2,000 US adult consumers reveals what prompts one consumer to pick up a phone, while others to use social media to engage with a brand.
Today, experiences are won or lost in the moment they occur. Learn how brands can take advantage of new ways (mobile apps, messaging, connected devices, and more) to engage with customers in real-time to turn a live experience into an opportunity to proactively improve.
About 80% of executives say they want to "compete based on customer experience." Unfortunately, prior CustomerThink research has found 70% of CX initiatives at risk of failing and losing funding. But there's hope! Get the top findings from CustomerThink's blockbuster study into the real drivers of CX success.
To deliver a great customer experience, you must first do the work of ensuring your employees are empowered to deliver on your vision. See how our community platform is designed to shape an ecosystem of knowledge between decision makers and the front line, ensuring greater ROI on your CX program.