The Customer Service Revolution Podcast

Customer service, done right, can be your company’s single, biggest, competitive advantage. Join Customer Service Authority and best-selling author, John DiJulius, as he interviews leaders who are revolutionizing their industries. Scroll down to see our most recent episodes.

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100: Double Sales with Zero Salespeople

In this episode of The Customer Service Revolution, John DiJulius is talking with Andy Buyting, the founder and CEO of Tulip Media Group. Andy is also a best-selling author, serial entrepreneur, and strategic advisor. On top of all of this, Andy is the creative mind behind the integrated business strategy...
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099: Meet as Strangers, Leave as Friends

There is no greater skill that can be acquired that has a bigger impact on our personal and professional lives than the ability to build instant rapport with others. This is not a skill we’re taught and yet it’s crucial, not only for our professional success but for our personal...
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098: Boundless with Andy Bailey

Andy Bailey is a best-selling author and business coach. He started his first business in college and grew it to be an INC 500 multi-million dollar company. Through this experience, he learned how to build great organizations.  Most recently, Andy founded the company Petra. He spends his time coaching and...
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097: From Homeless to Bad Ass Boss Bitch

Robin Robins is the IT industry’s most in-demand marketing consultant, sales trainer, and direct response marketing consultant. As the CEO & President of Technology Marketing Toolkit, she specializes in developing strategic marketing, sales, and lead generation systems. For the past 20 years, Robin and her team have had one singular...
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096: Referrals Without Asking

John Ruhlin is the world’s leading authority in maximizing customer loyalty through radical generosity. He is the founder and author of Gift·ology and has been featured in Fox News, Forbes, Fast Company, Inc, and New York Times.  However, during his early years, John found himself selling knives. It was through...
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095: Reimagining the American Dream

Even with all of the newfound technological advancements, the modern-day American workplace has left much to be desired. With many leaving the workforce for numerous reasons and those left feeling overstressed and overworked, it has become a challenge to see the light at the end of the tunnel for many...
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094: AI and Your Contact Center

Joel Sylvester has an unsurpassable passion for customer service. His career spans hundreds of companies, working with brands like Mayo Clinic, Wells Fargo, South Carolina Parks, Ohio Parks, and Fellowes. He has over 20 years of crafting exceptional customer experiences under his belt. Today, Joel lives in Sioux Falls, South...
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093: Good Enough Now

Jess Pettitt is an author and keynote speaker. She believes to thrive in this world you have to ride two horses at once: one of humility and one of ego. This is why, while hosting and performing stand-up in NYC, she also worked as a diversity and inclusion specialist.  After...
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092: Change the Things You Can

As a college freshman, Marcus Engel was blinded and nearly killed after being struck by a drunk driver. This incident changed the trajectory of his life forever.  After recovering from the accident, Marcus decided to pursue Narrative Medicine. His training and personal outlook on life gave him an amazing message...
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Episode 091: The Evolution of Service

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Judson Laipply, who has been featured on the Today Show, Ellen, Oprah, GMA, and more.  Judson is the world’s first YouTube Celebrity. His finale, “The Evolution of Dance” has over one billion impressions and was the first video ever...
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Episode 090: CX Focus Fuels Extreme Growth

The pandemic of the last couple years has proved how important customer experience is. Organizations and leaders have learned that they won’t survive if they don’t have a solid customer experience in place and train all of their employees to institute it consistently.  Jay Juffre, the Executive Vice President of...
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Episode 089: Creating a Culture that Attracts and Keeps the Best Talent

Here at The DiJulius Group, we’re often surprised by how many leaders don’t think they are responsible for creating the culture they want in their organization.  The truth is, only leaders can institute change like this. As the leader, you set the pace for how everyone else will perform their...
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Episode 088: The Change Enthusiasm

Cassandra Worthy is the world’s leading expert on Change Enthusiasm®. She is lighting the world on fire with her refreshingly unique take on not just “managing” but growing through change just like our own John DiJulius customer service consultant.  Cassandra also runs a consulting firm called Change Enthusiasm Global. Through...
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Episode 087: Mastering Employee Engagement

Episode 087: Mastering Employee Engagement Jared Green is a speaker, author, and executive coach. He is known for bridging the gap between human engagement and organizational development through his company, Engage 365. Jared’s mission is to reimagine and redesign the employee experience with people strategies that best support business strategies...
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Episode 086: How to Create Your Signature eXperience & Remove Employee Roulette

Does your company have a Signature eXperience? A Signature eXperience is a distinct customer experience your customers can only get from you. Creating this kind of experience for your customers requires consistency. You have to get rid of “employee roulette” and train your employees on the CX that sets your...
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Episode 085: How to Deal with the Critics & Cynics in your Organization

Every one of us has three groups of people in our lives and businesses. We have the believers,  the fence-sitters, and the critics and cynics. The percentages of each group may be different for each of us but we all deal with these three groups. The question is, what do...
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Episode 084: 4 Price Myth Busters

Have you ever lost a customer and blamed it on your prices? Maybe you assumed that the reason the customer left was that your prices were too high. So, what did you do? You lowered your prices. In this episode, ​​Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group explains...
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Episode 083: Restaurant Group Increases Sales and Profits During Unprecedented Times

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many restaurants faced challenges beyond their control. Roughly 80,000 restaurants have temporarily or permanently closed since the start of the pandemic, according to estimates from the National Restaurant Association, down from 110,000 at the peak of the pandemic.  Edley’s Restaurant Group is no exception. They are...
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Episode 082: What has a Better ROI: Advertising or CX Training?

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group discusses what has a better ROI: Advertising or CX Training? You will learn: The companies that don’t invest in CX have leaders who don’t understand the financial impact it can have Sales is a lagging indicator of the level of CX...
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Episode 081: Reducing Customer Rage

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group discusses how companies can reduce customer rage. You will learn: Customer anxiety is at an all-time high How to be aware of empathy fatigue To make employees aware that customers may overreact How to train employees to defuse How to train...
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080: Becoming a Successful CX (Customer Experience) Coach

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group talks with Frank Favaro, one of the top Customer Experience Coaches. They discuss how after having successful careers in multiple industries by focusing on building strong relationships, Frank started his own coaching business helping others do the same. You will learn:...
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079: Improve Communication to Retain Your Top Talent in an Employee Market

The DiJulius Group’s Customer Experience Consultant and Dean of the Customer Experience Executive Academy, Jess Pischel, shares how companies need to improve communication to retain top talent in an employee market. You will learn: How the most challenging issue all companies face can be summarized in one word: communication.  By...
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078: Make BIG Happen

Most books that teach how to build and grow a company are organized around the functional areas of business, such as people, finance, operations, and marketing. Those factors are important – no question. But what is missing is an overarching methodology that systematically drives execution on the activities that will...
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077: Turn Upset Customers into Brand Evangelists

The DiJulius Group’s Customer Experience Consultant and Dean of the Customer Experience Executive Academy, Jess Pischel, shares how companies can turn upset customers into brand evangelists. You will learn: How to anticipate your service defects and put protocols in place to make them right How to be prepared and equipped...
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076: The Ultimate Patient Experience

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group talks with Dr. David Moffet, and his wife, Jayne Bandy about how they have built the Ultimate Patient Experience. Dr. Moffet is a bestselling author, entrepreneur, and today he and Jayne are Customer Experience Coaches who help transform the experience businesses...
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075: The Challenger Sale: Taking Control of the Customer Conversation

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Matthew Dixon, the best-selling author of The Challenger Sale: Taking Control of the Customer Conversation (Portfolio/Penguin 2011), which was a #1 Amazon and Wall Street Journal bestseller that has sold nearly a million copies worldwide and has been translated...
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074: Training Your Leaders How to Lead

The DiJulius Group’s Senior Customer Experience Consultant, Dave Murray, shares why companies need to train their leaders how to lead. You will learn: In today’s workplace, new leaders are promoted because they have done their jobs well, not because someone identified them as an emerging leader of others.   Many organizations...
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073: Keys to Delivering a Consistent, Great Customer Experience

The DiJulius Group’s Senior Customer Experience Consultant, Dave Murray shares how companies can deliver a consistent, great customer experience.  You will learn: How to stand out in a crowded marketplace How to ensure that you can maintain great service levels, even during rapid growth How to deliver a consistent experience...
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072: Winning on Purpose – The Unbeatable Strategy of Loving Customers

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Fred Reichheld, best-selling author and the creator of the Net Promoter Score (NPS). Their conversation is around Fred’s newly released book Winning on Purpose – The Unbeatable Strategy of Loving Customers. You will learn: How NPS has been adopted...
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071: Build the Culture Employees will Love

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group discusses how companies can build a culture that employees will love. Learn: The DiJulius Group’s leadership mission How to prioritize employees’ mental health How to drive employee engagement Why you should build a culture moat And how the great resignation is...
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Entrepreneur’s Relentless Drive to Build Financial Firm

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Stephen Kearley, the President of Benson Kearley IFG (BKIFG), a financial service company based in Ontario, Canada. Kearley has built BKIFG into an incredibly successful firm known for being a world-class customer service organization.  You will learn: How Kearley’s...
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068: Stop Calling It a Labor Shortage, It Is a Turnover Crisis

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group discusses why we need to stop calling the great resignation a labor shortage and start calling it a turnover crisis.  Learn: Why CX Strong should be your company’s highest priority right now Why overall customer satisfaction is at a 15-year low...
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067: Lead Well

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group talks with Ken Falke about his newest book Lead Well: 10 Steps to Successful and Sustainable Leadership. As a former member of the U.S. Navy, a serial entrepreneur, and the current chairman and founder of Boulder Crest Foundation, Ken has learned...
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066: Is it Time for a CXO (Chief Experience Officer)?

Jess Pischel, Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group and Dean of the Customer eXperience Executive Academy, presents a webinar to help you determine if it is time for a CXO (Chief Experience Officer). You will learn: When it is time to hire/promote a CXO  Where CXOs come from How...
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065: The Best Thing You Can Collect

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group discusses the most important thing anyone can collect and how it will appreciate faster than anything else. Life is all about relationships and the rest is just details.  You will learn: Why you need to be extremely choosy when collecting relationships...
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064: How to Live an Extraordinary Life… So Countless Others Do as Well

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group discusses why undeveloped potential cheats those around us and those we touch, influence, and impact. It also deprives us of joy, satisfaction, and opportunities. Living life to our fullest potential is not an opportunity; it is a responsibility. We have an...
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063: 5 Steps to Creating an Organization Obsessed with Going Above and Beyond

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group discusses the 5 steps to creating an organization obsessed with going above and beyond. To build an above and beyond company culture, you must be proactive about creating awareness. This can be done by constantly advertising stories to your employees.  You...
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062: The Customer Experience Olympics

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group discusses how to make your customer experience training more fun and effective. Your customer experience strategy is worthless without ensuring it is retained and executed by every existing and new team member. Just because your employees were in attendance at your...
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061: Why Your Doctor, Lawyer, & Accountant Suck at Service

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group discusses the top 4 reasons why the majority of businesses from the medical, financial, and legal industries are so archaic in the client experience they deliver. You will learn: Why doctors, lawyers, and accountants don’t have time to focus on strong...
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060: How to Attract a Bunch of Tesla-Driving, Peloton-Riding, Starbucks-Drinking, Apple-Using, Lululemon-Wearing Customers

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group discusses what it takes to attract a bunch of Tesla-driving, Peloton-riding, Starbucks-drinking, Apple-using, and Lululemon-wearing customers. Those brands are not trying to be all things for all people. They are unique, almost exclusive, yet have a cult-like customer base. Their customers...
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059: 6 Steps in Launching a Successful Customer Service Initiative that Lasts

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group discusses the 6 steps in launching a successful customer service initiative that lasts. Every company is guilty of coming up with a bunch of great ideas and incredible initiatives in a meeting room only to have them eventually fizzle out and...
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058: Creating a Tattoo Worthy Brand

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with the legend of corporate culture, Chuck Runyon. Chuck is the CEO and co-founder of Self Esteem Brands, LLC, Anytime Fitness, Waxing the City, The Bar Method, Basecamp Fitness, Provision Security, Healthy Contributions, and Nutrition U. Chuck has created one...
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057: I’ll Be Back – How to Get Customers to Come Back Again and Again

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group talks with Shep Hyken, customer service expert, about his new book, I’ll Be Back: How to Get Customers to Come Back Again and Again.  You will learn: How to design and create an experience that gets customers to return again and...
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056: How to Capitalize on Revenge Spending

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group discusses the best way to capitalize on revenge spending. The last 18 months have built up a lot of demand and consumer savings are near record highs. However, customers are now pickier than ever about which companies they do business with...
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055: The Weather Report Challenge

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group discusses the best and easiest way to find out if your employees have extremely high service aptitude and if your company is obsessed with customer service.  You will learn: If your employees are not providing the same level of customer experience...
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054: “The Experience Maker” with Dan Gingiss

Senior Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group Dave Murray talks with international keynote speaker and customer experience coach Dan Gingiss about some great insights from his upcoming book, The Experience Maker, as well as about how to create an experience that people want to share.    You will learn:...
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Episode 053: The Science of Service and Loyalty with Jack Mackey

In this week’s episode, Dave Murray, Senior Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group, sits down with Jack Mackey who's listed in the Who's Who of Customer Experience and is a founding member of the Customer Experience Professionals Association. Understand how to create remarkable new experiences by solving not selling...
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Episode 052: Talking “Ultimate Guest Experience” with Author Scott McKain

Senior Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group, Dave Murray, talks with Scott McKain, author and member of the Speakers Hall of Fame and the Sales and Marketing Hall of Fame, about creating the ultimate guest experience.  You will learn: The difference between the customers we attract versus the customers...
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Episode 051: Measuring Your Customer’s Experience

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Jess Pischel, Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group and Dean of the Customer eXperience Executive Academy, about the importance of measuring your customer’s experience.  You will learn: Why measuring your customer’s experience is critical to improving the customer...
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Episode 050: World Class Leadership

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Dave Murray, or “Murray,” Senior Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group, about the Commandment X of The DiJulius Group’s Methodology, World-Class Leadership.  You will learn: How to create a world-class internal culture that only attracts, hires, and retains...
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Episode 049: The Customer Experience Cycle

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Jess Pischel, Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group and Dean of the Customer eXperience Executive Academy about the power of establishing consistency throughout every customer touchpoint and creating systems and processes that remove variation and provide a consistent...
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048: A World-Class Patient Experience

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group interviews Dr. Vance Thompson, owner of Vance Thompson Vision, who have totally disrupted the LASIK and cataract surgery industry. They provide a world-class employee experience, patient experience, vendor experience, and community experience. Vance’s genuine love for people and enriching their lives...
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047: The Relationship Economy (Part 2)

On this week’s podcast, Jess Pischel, Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group and Dean of the Customer eXperience Executive Academy continues the second part of interviewing John DiJulius on his latest book The Relationship Economy: Building Stronger Customer Connections in The Digital Age. This is part 2 of 2...
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046: The Relationship Economy (Part 1)

On this week’s podcast, it is Jess Pischel, Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group and Dean of the Customer eXperience Executive Academy who interviews John DiJulius on his latest book The Relationship Economy: Building Stronger Customer Connections in the Digital Age. This is part 1 of 2 episodes. You...
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045: World Class Internal Culture

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group talks with Jess Pischel, Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group and Dean of the Customer eXperience Executive Academy. John and Jess talk about how critical it is for companies to focus on creating a World-Class Internal Culture. This culture should...
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044: Zero Risk: Anticipating Your Service Defects and Having Protocols in Place to Make It Right

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of The DiJulius Group talks with Dave Murray, Senior Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group. John and Murray talk about how to build a Zero Risk Organization.  You will learn: What it means for an organization to be Zero Risk How easy are you...
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043: A Customer Experience Action Statement

In this episode, Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Dave Murray, Senior Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group. John and Dave talk about how the best customer service companies in the world all have a customer experience action statement (formally known as the customer...
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042: Customer Bill of Rights: You Want Customer Loyalty? Be Brilliant at The Basics

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Jess Pischel, Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group and Dean of the Customer eXperience Executive Academy. John and Jess talk about how the best customer service companies in the world are so consistent in the experience they deliver...
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041: How do Apple, Starbucks, and Southwest Outperform the Rest of Their Industries Regardless of the Economy? Here’s How!

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group answers this question: Why do companies like Apple, American Express, Tesla, Chick-fil-A, Starbucks, Amazon, Southwest, and Zappos always outperform the rest of their industry regardless of the economy? It is the service, stupid! Today, discover how one company increased revenue to...
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040: Starting Your Customer Service Revolution Journey

Chief Revolution Officer John DiJulius of the DiJulius Group talks with Dave Murray, Senior Customer Experience Consultant for The DiJulius Group about how to start your customer service revolution journey. John and Dave talk about the building blocks that every great customer service organization has to have.  You will learn:...
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