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Solutions to Improve Customer Service

February 25, 2024 | By: John DiJulius

Your Company’s Biggest Expense is Unhappy Customers What is a better investment—advertising or customer service training? One study showed that organizations worldwide spend $500 billion per year on advertising compared to only $9 billion to customer service training. That’s a pretty big disparity. If companies focused on solutions to improve customer service and making their… Read Full Article

E-Commerce Business Strategies: Zero Risk in the Digital Age

February 16, 2024 | By: Cal DiJulius

In the electrifying realm of e-commerce, a single click can whisk your desired products to your doorstep. Thus, the concept of “zero risk” has taken on a whole new dimension. As a customer experience consultant working with e-commerce businesses, I’ve witnessed firsthand the metamorphosis of customer satisfaction in this landscape. While traditional customer service still… Read Full Article

How to Become One of the Top Customer Satisfaction Companies

February 13, 2024 | By: John DiJulius

How Satisfied Are Your Customers? Forbes’ latest ranking, “Best Customer Service,” highlights the companies that, according to consumer feedback, stand out with high customer satisfaction scores for delivering exceptional service in the United States.  These are companies who also have significant brand loyalty. “Customer service is one of those areas that has historically been viewed… Read Full Article

Brand Loyalty Increases with These 6 Components of CX

January 30, 2024 | By: John DiJulius

To create brand loyalty and customer evangelists, you must (1) operate at a high level in six distinct areas of business and (2) constantly evaluate your company’s customer service across each category, separately, and as categories overlap. Physical: Deals with the actual brick-and-mortar component of your operation. These are the physical elements that are more… Read Full Article

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A Great Way to Get Your Employees to Connect with Customers

October 24, 2023 | By: John DiJulius

The FORD Monthly Allowance Benson Kearley IFG (BKIFG), headquartered in Toronto, Canada, is not your typical insurance agency, because Stephen Kearley is not your typical company president. BKIFG is obsessed with providing a world-class experience to both customers and employees, and it is paying huge dividends with exponential growth. BKIFG created an amazing incentive to… Read Full Article

Research Says This is the Top Determinant in Having a Fulfilling Life

October 17, 2023 | By: John DiJulius

What do you think is the top reason people give when asked what makes life most fulfilling? A great life partner? Raising kids? Money? Pew Research Center conducted a study to better understand Americans’ views of factors that lead to a fulfilling, happy life. Surprisingly, the majority of those surveyed said job satisfaction was the… Read Full Article

Is the Customer Service Recession Ending?

September 18, 2023 | By: John DiJulius

Since the middle of the pandemic, customer experience in nearly all industries has dropped to a two-decade low. Customers, patients, clients, tenants, guests, or whatever you may call the person buying your services and products have been frustrated during these tough times. Due to an unprecedented booming economy, leaders started taking shortcuts, solely focusing on… Read Full Article

What is Poor Customer Service Costing You And How Can A Consulting Firm Help?

August 07, 2023 | By: John DiJulius

Do you know if the customer experience your brand is offering really delivers, or is detracting from your customers and even your employees? Today’s consumers demand to do business with the people and brands that will offer them the best experience. With customer expectations at record high levels, it’s essential to know the causes and… Read Full Article

How to Build a More Engaged Team While Becoming a More Effective Leader

July 28, 2023 | By: John DiJulius

Be On A Mission To Catch Your Employees Doing Things Right Did you know that 63% of employees who are recognized regularly said they wouldn’t consider looking for a new job? It’s time to be on a mission to catch your employees doing things right.  Employees who are recognized regularly are more engaged and view… Read Full Article

How Technology Innovates Customer Service In The Digital Age

July 19, 2023 | By: John DiJulius

As we know, when it comes to purchasing products and services, today’s customer is no longer willing to sit back and accept anything even close to mediocrity. What used to be thought of as a simple purchase is now a Brand Experience. Consumers take their interactions with businesses seriously, with clear visions–and strong expectations–­for customer… Read Full Article