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Opentalk 2017: Turning Big Data into Big Decisions

Talkdesk

Opentalk 2017 was packed with thought leadership from some of the most customer-centric leaders and companies of our time. Turning Big Data into Big Decisions. Tomasz notes that most companies look at post-experience metrics such as the fraction of tips over the total bill, the number of reservations made on OpenTable or exit survey results. The problem with this data is that it points to lagging indicators. Gather the data.

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5 Ways Big Data Can Improve the Customer Experience

VocalCom

Brands nowadays collect a tremendous amount of data on their customers. From purchase history to social media commentary, customer insights may be collected across multiple touchpoints. In addition, contact center metrics such as average handling time and first contact resolution provide data on how the customer experience is affected by service practices. Here are five ways big data can be used to improve the customer experience.

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Opentalk 2017: Turning Big Data into Big Decisions

Talkdesk

Opentalk 2017 was packed with thought leadership from some of the most customer-centric leaders and companies of our time. Turning Big Data into Big Decisions. Tomasz notes that most companies look at post-experience metrics such as the fraction of tips over the total bill, the number of reservations made on OpenTable or exit survey results. The problem with this data is that it points to lagging indicators. Gather the data.

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How Customer Centric Are You?

Skybridge

Customer centricity. You know what it means: running your business with your customers’ needs front and center of your actions, investments, and decisions. You also know why it’s important to be customer centric. But customer needs change.

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Executive Report: The Customer Data Too Often Overlooked by the C-Suite

Data Sources; Organizations Likely Missing. In this era of big data, we collect information from more sources than ever. But having access to data and effectively utilizing that data are two. the noise by simply relying on data points they are most comfortable.

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Are Smart Things Really Smart or is it Just Smart Marketing?

C3Centricity

” In it, I compared the positive and negative implications of technology for customers and companies alike. The Age of the Customer and the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Smart Data. It’s not that Big Data is smarter. Big data isn't smarter data.

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Using Interaction Analytics to Improve the Customer Journey (whitepaper)

DMG Consulting

Using Interaction Analytics to Improve the Customer Journey (whitepaper). Sharing speech and text findings with a customer journey analytics (CJA) solution is a great way to expand the benefits and contributions of Interaction Analytics. DMG Surveys. I would like to participate in future DMG Surveys. 4/21/2017. By Donna Fluss. Introduction.

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How Can You Develop A Customer-Centric Culture In The Call Center?

Dialer 360

Customer-centric isn’t about offering the best customer service. Even though, the strategy is based on putting with the customer first. Their customer-centric strategy with results. This is also applying to find from the customer centricity towards call centers. Strategies of customer centric approach. This isn’t the only strategy which has a significant impact on customer satisfaction. Look at the Customer Holistically.

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New Report: Few Companies Have Evolved Into a Digital Organization

Natalie Petouhof

Tweet The report by Capgemini, “ Organizing for Digital: Why Digital Dexterity Matters ” — conducted in collaboration with MIT Center for Digital Business — reveals that digital organizations reported outperforming competitors on key performance indicators, such as customer satisfaction and innovation. Otherwise the customer experience, as some point in the value chain ends up not meeting or exceeding customer expectations.

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The Evolving Chief Customer Officer: Identifying Value, Authority, Scope, Responsibilities, and Strategic Direction Within the Enterprise

Beyond Philosophy

In the past decade, we’ve seen the number of companies with an individual in the role of Chief Customer Officer (CCO) – nicely defined by Wikipedia as “the executive responsible for the total relationship with an organization’s customers” – grow from under 100 to thousands today. They are; Customer Experience and Value Optimization. Customer Insight, Data and Action Generation. Customer Relationship-Building. Michael Lowenstein, Ph.D.,

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How Human Resources Can Add Value to Customer Experience Excellence

ClearAction

How Human Resources Can Add Value to Customer Experience Excellence. Customer experience (CX) is all about people getting what they need in their lives. People in your company are central to designing and delivering great customer experiences. So Human Resources (HR) departments can make a big difference is helping companies achieve CX goals, as we discussed in Part 1 of this article: Seeing HR’s work within the bigger picture of external customers’ needs.

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Business FOMO: You Might Have the Data, But is Your C-Suite Missing Out on Profitable Insights?

Calabrio

Most executives know that collecting data is central to making operations efficient. However, the typical data collection systems don’t allow companies to extract the full value from that data. Companies have to stop thinking that collecting and storing data is enough. Whether structured or unstructured, the purpose of data is to extract insights to support more accurate decision making. The Data Science Landscape. The Story of Data.

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7 Tips to Improve the Customer Experience and Reduce Costs

CCNG

When most business leaders hear the term “improve customer experience,” many immediately think of investment … new systems, more customer service agents, etc. With the right approach, improved customer experience can also dramatically reduce operating costs.

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How Technology Can Help Humanize Customer Support

TeamSupport

Customers are often in need of assistance and expect smooth interactions with the company. Surveys show that 86 percent of customers are willing to pay more for a better customer experience. Technology is making an increasingly significant contribution to customer service.

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IRI Acquires Retail Consumer Insights Provider Intelligent Shopper Solutions (ISS) from Kognitiv Corporation

CSM Magazine

Further, the talented ISS team brings deep expertise in providing rich, loyalty-based consumer behavioural insights, which we look forward to leveraging, along with our unparalleled data assets from more than 500 million loyalty cards, to deliver enhanced collaboration and growth for IRI clients.

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15 CX Experts Talk about the Future and Challenges of Customer Experience in 2018 [part 1] 

Lumoa

Customer experience has been already a hot topic in business during 2017 and is promising to be even of higher importance in 2018. “CX It’s predicted, that by 2020 customer experience will overtake price and product as the key brand differentiator when making consumer choices. That’s what we asked each of them: How do you see the future of customer experience?? What are, in your opinion, the top challenges in customer experience that companies should be aware of in 2018??

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Unstructured Data: Where the Voice of the Customer Lives

VocalCom

When companies use big data to analyze their customers’ habits and preferences, it’s often the structured, quantitative kind that is considered. Customer sales data and contact center KPIs such as the Net Promoter Score may provide valuable information, but such numbers reveal little about your customers’ feelings and expectations. Here are five sources of unstructured data your company should mine for priceless information about your customers.

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Customer Experience Challenges According to 15 CX Experts

Lumoa

Customer experience has been a buzzword for several years and is only heating up. Many companies experience numerous challenges in the ares of customer experience transformation. We talked with the leading customer experience experts to find out what CX professionals should pay attention in the coming years. “CX It’s predicted, that by 2020 customer experience will overtake price and product as the key brand differentiator when making consumer choices.

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Lesson #3: VoC Is Becoming The Single Source of Truth For All Customer Feedback On CX

PeopleMetrics

The best VoC programs are squarely focused on integrating all types of customer feedback related to the customer experience. The result is that VoC becomes the single source of truth for all experiential customer feedback. Every company that is serious about being customer-centric and listening to customers must invest in a VoC software platform that helps them collect customer feedback, quickly understand what it means, and act on it.

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Why Customer Experience Excellence Requires HR Engagement

ClearAction

Why Customer Experience Excellence Requires HR Engagement. People are at the center of providing or receiving customer experiences. And it’s commonly accepted that engaged employees are a prerequisite to high-value, engaged customers. So, it stands to reason that Human Resources (HR) departments have great potential to influence customer experience (CX). Answering the question "How does our org structure best serve our customers?"

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How to Improve Digital Customer Experience in Banking

REVE Chat Blog

Customer experience has reached a level of paramount importance in recent years, and customers no longer view their experiences in an industry-silo. What is customer experience (CX) in Banking? . What are the customer expectations from digital banking experience? .

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Optimizing Call Center Customer Support for Increased Revenue

Tenfold - Contact Center Blog

? Organizational success and long-term growth primarily depends on customer satisfaction and loyalty, and customer service has always supported corporate growth by keeping customers happy and ensuring their ongoing loyalty. With evolving customer expectations and service complexities, contact centers are poised to deliver strategic value and profitability to organizations. It’s a strategy that’s based on putting your customer first, and at the core of your business.

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11 Contact Center Technologies to Boost Customer Satisfaction

TechSee

According to Walker , a customer intelligence consulting firm, by 2020, customer experience will overtake price and product as the key brand differentiator for B2B. This customer-centric focus has resulted in 72% of businesses reporting that their top priority is improving the customer experience, according to Forrester. To accomplish this goal, companies must determine the most efficient, yet affordable, way to give their customer care processes a boost. .

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TechSee Launches “Visual Intelligence Platform”

TechSee

TechSee Launches “Visual Intelligence Platform”, providing an off-the-shelf solution for companies to build and automate their own customized computer vision AI models. About TechSee: TechSee revolutionized the customer experience domain with the ?rst cial intelligence and big data.

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40 Best Customer Service Books We’d Recommend to Support Operators

ProProfs Chat

It’s not the amount of knowledge you are willing to offer, but the efforts you wish to take to keep your customers satisfied and loyal to your brand. Customers wouldn’t see what you have to offer, but what you are willing to change for them. Create better customer loyalty programs.

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The CSAT Revolution: How a Traditional Metric is Disrupting Customer Service Standards

Talkdesk

Ernest is the Group Product Manager of Data & Analytics at Talkdesk and a session host at the Opentalk 2017 in SF. . The origins of customer satisfaction (or CSAT), as a metric, date back to the 1970s — an era in which the business world was much more obsessed with supply chains and pricing than customers or service. Back then, customers were mostly represented as a demand curve, which was largely influenced by the amount of money invested into advertising.

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The CSAT Revolution: How a Traditional Metric is Disrupting Customer Service Standards

Talkdesk

Ernest is the Group Product Manager of Data & Analytics at Talkdesk and a session host at the Opentalk 2017 in SF. . The origins of customer satisfaction (or CSAT), as a metric, date back to the 1970s — an era in which the business world was much more obsessed with supply chains and pricing than customers or service. Back then, customers were mostly represented as a demand curve, which was largely influenced by the amount of money invested into advertising.

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How to Use Phone Metrics to Make Better Business Decisions

Jive

Phone metrics inform data-driven decisions. In the era of Big Data and data-driven decisions, phone metrics can act as an invaluable measure of customer service. Only they could afford the collection services and analysts necessary to transform the data into a story and an agenda. This ranges from easy access to the raw data to automated dashboards that deliver immediate insights. Is customer satisfaction down?

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How Your Business Can Quickly Adopt a Customer First Strategy

C3Centricity

Every few days there seems to be another customer service disaster that fills the newspapers and goes viral on social media. These usually happen when an organisation does not adopt a customer first strategy. Almost every single organisation, big or small, recognises the importance of their customers. They talk about customer centricity but very few actually go beyond voicing their opinions. A customer first strategy is not that difficult to implement.

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How to Be 2 Steps Ahead in Anticipating Your Customer Needs

Kayako

Josh Brown will walk you through ways to analyze your customers and their needs. Consistently exceeding expectations is what any entrepreneur or startup should aim for to increase customer bookings and enjoy growth. Companies like Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, and Zappos go the extra mile to ensure their customers receive top-notch customer service. This philosophy of customer centricity should never stop, from start up to scale up to established business.

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Why Access to Customer Data is Essential for Sales Performance

aircall

Our world is driven by data. By 2025, global data is projected to grow to 175 zettabytes. What happens to all this data? For some businesses, they use this customer data to gain unique insights to improve things like sales performance or the customer experience.

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Customer Success in Healthcare Industry: Trends and Best Practices

SmartKarrot

With the growth of technology, the healthcare sector has adopted highly sophisticated technologies like Big data, electronic health/medical record (EHR/EMR) in their software products. Customer success is as applicable in the service industry as it is in products.

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Customer Success Defining Trends in the year 2022

CustomerSuccessBox

Here are some of the Customer Success trends in 2022 that will help you make sense of the incoming changes. The world has understood the need for customer-centric systems and customer success at once. Customer Success trends in the year 2022. Customer Success

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2017 Is Out, 2018 Is In – What Will Customer Service Look Like This Year?

Comm100

Now that 2017 is out of the picture, what can we expect customer service to look like in 2018? The question isn’t new – after all, customer service is always changing. As each year comes to a close, thought leaders and customer experience experts rush to offer insight on how these changes will manifest themselves in the coming months – and whether nor not they’ll leave a lasting impact on the industry. Customers aren’t the only ones who experience pain points.