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CX Rules Apply Even In A Pandemic

I might as well have just taken a selfie of me in the same pose as the man above as I was dealing with an online bank recently, trying to confirm my PPP (Paycheck Protection Program) loan. The PPP, the

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Understanding The Math Helps Customers Win

Whether it’s bank interest rates, credit card rewards programs, sales tax or retail discounts, consumers are bombarded with numbers and math every day. Math, like politics, always seems to divide people (pun intended). Ask someone if they like math, and it’s usually either a confident yes or a strong no. In many consumer focus groups, the line “I hate math” is commonplace…

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Why Subjective Marketing Decisions Can Lead To A Poor Customer Experience

Marketing is becoming a data-driven discipline and with good reason. But many companies are lagging behind this trend, putting performance and ROI at risk. It used to be that marketing was looked at as a “soft skill,” whereas the finance people were the real quantitative minds […]

Guest Blog: The Most Inspirational Show About Customer Experience

We spend so much time beating up on companies and business. It’s #fail this and #fail that.
But it doesn’t have to be that way. And now, there’s the PERFECT antidote. THE Experience This! SHOW.

28 Experts Predict the Future of Social Customer Care

Social media is the first marketing channel where customers can actually talk back. This is a new concept for traditional brand marketers, who are used to being able to completely control the brand message with TV and print advertising that

Amazon Customer Service: 6 Things That Make It An Effortless Experience

Amazon is among the most talked-about companies in the world, and for good reason. The e-commerce giant has literally reinvented multiple industries. What’s remarkable is that throughout Amazon’s growth story, it has never lost sight of its customers, repeatedly developing seamless user experiences and continuing to add value to its flagship Prime program.