Larry Kim — June 19, 2019 Follow @larrykim — June 19, 2019 Social media interactions can make or break a business. A recent study showed that 50% of consumers expect a response from a brand or business on Twitter within an hour. On Facebook, the expectation is similar, with 42% of customers also expecting a … Continue reading 4 Proven Ways to Improve Customer Service Using Social Media
Mia Jacobs — June 7, 2019 — June 7, 2019 According to research by workplace collaboration specialist Atlassian, less than 1 in 5 people believe companies listen to their feedback. Whenever a customer offers feedback, they are giving you an opportunity to make them happy—or at least happier. If 80% of people believe their input … Continue reading What is Voice of Customer and How Can You Leverage It?
Mia Jacobs — May 29, 2019 — May 29, 2019 When your goal is to grow your customer’s business, upselling becomes a means, not an end. That’s the advantage of working within a customer-centric environment. Your success depends on your customer’s success, so expansion becomes a necessity for both parties. Upsells are the result of … Continue reading Customer Success and Upsells: How to Make the Most of Opportunities
Sahail Ashraf — February 25, 2019 — February 25, 2019 Customer service is actually very easy to do badly. Try ignoring your customers for a week and see how that one plays out. However, we have seen some excellent examples of high-quality customer service in recent times. These examples generally make life easier for customers. … Continue reading Customer Service On Social: Brands Who Have Raised The Bar
Leave A Little Love by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, (February 15, 2019) When customers give a little love (or not) in online reviews, business owners may want to give a little back. Now those with verified Google My Business listings can reply to reviews about their business in Google Maps on desktops without opening … Continue reading Leave A Little Love
Christopher Moore — September 27, 2018 Follow @cjmoore — September 27, 2018 Finding a reliable fulfillment center is the fundamental precondition of a profitable business. Therefore, you need to make sure that the 3PL company has all that it takes to handle your logistics requirements. As the world is turning into a global village, it … Continue reading 6 Distinctive Traits of Successful Fulfillment Centers
Liz Papagni — August 31, 2018 Follow @mrktgworx — August 31, 2018 If you’ve never really considered customer service an important step in your marketing strategy, then now’s the time to start. You’re already aware of the buyer’s journey and how to tailor your marketing to reach those customers wherever they are on the path … Continue reading Is Customer Service Part of Your Marketing Strategy?
Jared Ronski — August 15, 2018 Follow @jaredronski — August 15, 2018 The stats on e-commerce are telling a promising story. According to a recent survey by Square and Mercury Analytics, 51 percent of Americans prefer to shop online. In fact, 67 percent of Millennials like to shop online over in-store, and both Millennials and … Continue reading How Conversational Commerce is Transforming Customer Service – and Payments
Amanda Strouse — May 23, 2018 — May 23, 2018 Here’s a (sarcastically) bold statement: People love to communicate. Here’s another one: People need to communicate with businesses. Those statements shouldn’t be surprising. So, why do so many businesses make communication difficult and time-consuming?It’s almost as if these businesses don’t want consumers to reach out … Continue reading Customer Service & Live Chat Applications for Generating New Leads
Daniel Burrus — May 21, 2018 Follow @DanielBurrus— May 21, 2018 The common view of customer service is one focused on reaction. A customer buys something, has a problem, issue or question—either during the sales process itself or later on—which is then handled by a customer service professional. But, consider the possibilities of anticipating what … Continue reading The Power of Anticipatory Customer Service