Creating and Sustaining a Customer Centric Culture

Beyond Philosophy

To improve your customer experience you must also become much more customer centric. Colin and Ryan discuss what you need to do and how this impacts building a great customer experience. The post Creating and Sustaining a Customer Centric Culture appeared first on.

Customer Centricity Masterclass Highlights

Peter Lavers

Doug Leather’s master class on Customer Centricity really caused an impact in June at Twickenham Stadium. The key outcomes from the day were: A deep understanding of what customer centricity really is.

Customer Centric Internal Branding

ClearAction

Customer Centric Internal Branding Lynn Hunsaker. Customer centric internal branding revolves around customer well-being. By the way, what’s promised to customers should, in fact, be what your internal behaviors actually produce.).

You Can’t Legislate Customer Centricity

Beyond Philosophy

One interesting bit of his speech touched on an important issue for Customer Centricity: data breaches. He said the federal standard he would impose to notify Customers their information had been compromised should be 30 days. Customers are nervous about their data security.

What is Customer Centricity DNA?

ClearAction

What is Customer Centricity DNA? What is customer-centricity DNA? And centricity means “being situated at the center; a position of central prominence or importance”. Accordingly, customer-centricity DNA means your business is customer-centered in all that it does.

Secrets to Customer-Centric Business Growth

ClearAction

Secrets to Customer-Centric Business Growth Lynn Hunsaker. A potter’s wheel makes a great metaphor for customer-centered business. The growth-generating strength of your customer experience efforts hinges on how customer-centered your business is.

Customer Centric Employee Engagement

ClearAction

Customer Centric Employee Engagement Lynn Hunsaker. Organizations that are centered around their customers know that it’s not a part-time role. To truly be customer-centric , everyone company-wide needs to have a deep understanding of the customer’s world.

Customer Centric Action Plans

ClearAction

Customer Centric Action Plans Lynn Hunsaker. Monitoring voice of the customer is one thing, but can all your employees name the customers’ top ten wish list? The post Customer Centric Action Plans appeared first on ClearAction Customer Experience Consulting.

Customer Centric Decisions

ClearAction

Customer Centric Decisions Lynn Hunsaker. Do you have a customer-focus creed? In the conference room of a company I visited recently a poster served as a clear reminder for customer centric decision-making. Can we do this successfully, and will our customers notice?

Customer Centric Listening

ClearAction

Customer Centric Listening Lynn Hunsaker. Listen to your customers’ experiences at the highest levels in your company to set customer-centricity standards. Consider listening to current, lost and potential customers.

Customer Centric Employee Engagement

ClearAction

Customer Centric Employee Engagement Lynn Hunsaker. Organizations that are centered around their customers know that it’s not a part-time role. To truly be customer-centric , everyone company-wide needs to have a deep understanding of the customer’s world.

Customer-Centric Innovation

ClearAction

Customer-Centric Innovation Lynn Hunsaker. What defines a customer-centric organization, and why is taking a customer-centric approach increasingly seen as important? the customer’s world. Nurture customer-centricity by keeping employees.

Customer Centric Sales & Service Policies

ClearAction

Customer Centric Sales & Service Policies Lynn Hunsaker. As we strive to win customers’ hearts and share-of-wallet, remember that kindness breeds gratitude , which builds customer enthusiasm for a brand. Are we truly grateful for our customers?

What is Customer Centricity DNA?

ClearAction

What is Customer Centricity DNA? What is customer-centricity DNA? And centricity means “being situated at the center; a position of central prominence or importance”. Accordingly, customer-centricity DNA means your business is customer-centered in all that it does.

Customer-Centric Hiring Builds Trust

ClearAction

Customer-Centric Hiring Builds Trust Lynn Hunsaker. When customer experience requirements guide the hiring process, a company is practicing outside-in thinking. We take our customers and our competition seriously — not ourselves.”

Customer Centric Operations

Peter Lavers

I was recently posed a thought-provoking question about how to extend “customer centricity” into the operations of large organisations. It’s one thing to talk strategically about the subject but it’s another thing completely to engender a real passion for the customer experience amongst the staff who are often tactically managed (even outsourced) and the least well paid in the business. Is there a ‘single view’ of the customer?

Making AI Customer-Centric

Customer Experience Matters

The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) – often in the form of chatbots and intelligent virtual assistants – is becoming more widespread in customer experience. In this report, Temkin Group creates a model and shares best practices for AI-Driven Interfaces (AIDI), which we define as digital interactions with customers that are being directly manipulated by machine learning algorithms. The post Making AI Customer-Centric appeared first on Customer Experience Matters®.

Customer Centric Processes for Stellar Customer Experience

ClearAction

Customer Centric Processes for Stellar Customer Experience Lynn Hunsaker. All processes within a company have the potential to impact customer experience. Customer-facing employees are only as effective as the rest of the company enables them to be.

Customer Centric Service Design

ClearAction

Customer Centric Service Design Lynn Hunsaker. Imagine the power of pictorially summarizing your customer survey results so that stakeholders can understand possible customer experience improvements within 10 minutes! 3) How will the solution work for the customer?

Leading A Customer-Centric Operation

Chip Bell

If 10 years ago you had invested $100 in a fund made up of the most customer-centric companies in the U.S. according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index), your investment today would be worth over $650.

CX Institute Fills Customer-Centric Transformation Gap

Customer Experience Matters

For years, Temkin Group has worked with organizations that are looking to become more customer-centric, providing guidance to the executives and teams who are responsible for driving this change. The post CX Institute Fills Customer-Centric Transformation Gap appeared first on Customer Experience Matters®. Customer experience

The Art of Listening: A Key to Customer-Centricity

ClearAction

The Art of Listening: A Key to Customer-Centricity Lynn Hunsaker. Curiosity is the key to great listening skills that improve customer experience. Consider internal customers as well as external customers in honing this skill.

Being Customer Centric Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Does

Beyond Philosophy

There is a major skill most organizations lack: Customer centricity. But if you want to remain competitive in today’s economic climate, putting the focus on Customers is imperative to your bottom line. I concerned myself with internal costs at the expense of Customer Experience.

5 Tests to Reveal How Customer Centric Your Channel Strategy Is

Beyond Philosophy

Do you allow Customers to use whatever channel they wish to communicate with you, or do you restrict them to one or two channels? The answer to this question can show how Customer centric your company is. This post is the fifth in a series of nine posts that uses our Naïve to Natural customer-centricity assessment. Today we are looking at Channels, one of the nine parts of your current experience that contributes to Customer centricity of your organization.

Customer Centricity Masterclass with Doug Leather

Peter Lavers

Customer Centricity is the eco-system and operating model that enables an organisation to design and deliver a unique and distinctive customer experience”. It was commented that senior management can easily lose touch with the customer experience that their company delivers.

Are Your Customer Care Metrics Customer-Centric?

ClearAction

Are Your Customer Care Metrics Customer-Centric? Customer care metrics are a barometer of performance across a variety of customer interactions such as chat, text messages, email, social media and communities. Customer wait time during chat.

What Customer-Centric Companies Must Do To Become Customer-Obsessed

Beyond Philosophy

In building relationships with customers, and value for them, my long-time observation is that most organizations tend to progress through several stages of performance as they are becoming truly customer-centric: a) customer awareness, b) customer sensitivity, c) customer focus, and d) customer obsession. Customer Awareness. Customer Sensitivity. Customer Focus. Michael Lowenstein, Ph.D.,

Cloud Contact Center: Customer Centricity with Great Agility & Less Cost

Aspect

Aberdeen’s new report Cloud Contact Center: Customer Centricity with Great Agility & Less Cost shows that not every company that invests in a cloud contact center is getting the highest returns on their investments.

Customer Centric Culture

ClearAction

Customer Centric Culture Lynn Hunsaker. What Does it Mean to be Customer-centric? To have the customer’s best interests as the focus of your attention — not to be pre-occupied in your own interests at the customer’s expense. To do this, you need to: (1) Really know the customer in order to anticipate their best interests. (2) Customer-Centric Primary Motives: Making it easier and nicer for the customer to get and use solutions.

Top Five Obstacles to Customer Centricity #4 Multi-channel Journey

Peter Lavers

This series of blogs is based on the early results of research undertaken by Peter Lavers on customer centricity. Participants are asked to tell us what, if anything, they are pulling their hair out over when it comes to customer centricity.

Top Five Obstacles to Customer Centricity #1 Silo’d Organisations

Peter Lavers

This series of blogs is based on the early results of research undertaken by Peter Lavers on customer centricity. Participants are asked to tell us what, if anything, they are pulling their hair out over when it comes to customer centricity.

Top Five Obstacles to Customer Centricity #3 Numbers Focus

Peter Lavers

This series of blogs is based on the early results of research undertaken by Peter Lavers on customer centricity. Participants are asked to tell us what, if anything, they are pulling their hair out over when it comes to customer centricity. Does it mention customers?

Customer Centric SWOT: Align Strategies to Customer Priorities

ClearAction

Customer Centric SWOT: Align Strategies to Customer Priorities Lynn Hunsaker. Start with your customer in mind whenever you use a management technique. Strategies that start with the customer set the stage for daily behaviors that are customer-centric.

Top Five Obstacles to Customer Centricity #2 Stalled Customer Programmes

Peter Lavers

This series of blogs is based on the early results of research undertaken by Peter Lavers on customer centricity. Participants are asked to tell us what, if anything, they are pulling their hair out over when it comes to customer centricity.

Hello Customer and Paul Laughlin talk Customer Centricity

Peter Lavers

Knowing what you’re customers are saying about your is just the tip of the ice berg! Last week, WCL CM teamed up with Hello Customer and Paul Laughlin, to get to grips on how companies can be more customer centric. Customer Centricity Digital Latest Thinking

Leading Customer-Centric Change: Use Storytelling Techniques to Gain Top-Level Support

Contact Center Pipeline

In today’s customer-driven business climate, you’d think that customer care leaders would have an easier time getting companywide buy-in for customer-centric change. Executive Support call center change management communicating change contact center executive support storytelling voice of the customerIt’s no secret that, in some companies, the contact center doesn’t always get the respect it deserves.

Putting the Power of Your People to Work for Customer Centricity

Beyond Philosophy

Having a Customer-Centric culture doesn’t happen by accident. It takes a lot of work and concentration to create a deliberate Customer experience from all the parts of your organization. What Your People Need to be More Customer Focused.

Customer-Centric Netflix Wins Big in the Most Surprising Way

360Connext

It’s the most customer-centric thing you might read today! When an organization truly embraces the idea of customer-centricity , amazing things can happen. They took into account how these customers are actually RAVING FANS of their product.

A Morning Shot of Customer Centricity with Hello Customer

Peter Lavers

WCL Customer Management is delighted to support Hello Customer for a breakfast seminar on September 10th with guest speaker, Daragh Kelly, Customer Intelligence Director at SKY IQ. The post A Morning Shot of Customer Centricity with Hello Customer appeared first on Think CX.

Customer Centricity Requires All Four CX Core Competencies

Customer Experience Matters

As most readers of this blog will likely know, customer-centric organizations must master Four CX Core Competencies: Purposeful Leadership, Compelling Brand Values, Employee Engagement, and Customer Connectedness. Without Customer Connectedness, the company is Disappointing. 4 CX Core Competencies Customer experience

Top Five Obstacles to Customer Centricity #5: Out of Date IT Tools

Peter Lavers

This series of blogs is based on the early results of research undertaken by Peter Lavers on customer centricity. Participants are asked to tell us what, if anything, they are pulling their hair out over when it comes to customer centricity.

New Training Video: Leading a Customer-Centric Culture

Toister Performance Solutions

As part of my screen test, I filmed a short, unscripted course called Leading a Customer-Centric Culture. My latest LinkedIn Learning training video is a new version of Leading a Customer-Centric Culture.

Examining the Silent Killer of Customer-Centric Strategies

Tethr

What company today doesn’t profess to be “customer-centric?” When I ask leaders what they mean by being “customer-centric,” they typically tell me that it means putting the customer’s interests first—the belief being that the best way to generate value for the enterprise is to first deliver value to the customer. when their companies decided to do what was in the customer’s best interests. Because today’s customer is out there learning on her own.