Archive for Customer Experience

How to Get More Students Enrolled Without Hiring More Staff

Given COVID's impact on just about every industry, it may be no surprise that many academic institutions saw a decline in enrollment rates in the last year In a recent College Board enrollment report, data shows that 2-year institutions were hit especially hard, as their enrollment rates[...]

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3 Reasons End-of-Call Surveys Won’t Help You or Your Agents

If you’ve ever called customer service, you’ve probably heard an automated voice asking you to stay on the line after the call to take a quick survey Many businesses use these end-of-call surveys to obtain info on customer interactions and improve the overall customer experience But despite[...]

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7 CX Mistakes You’re Making Right Now

Why Companies Should Care About Customer Experience (CX) Studies show that customers typically tell 15 people about a poor service experience, versus the 11 people they tell when they have a positive experience Additionally, according to a poll conducted by American Express, "33% of Americans[...]

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3 Customer Experience Basics You Should be Reviewing Constantly

In today's customer-centric market, saying that the customer experience is crucial to a business’s success is like saying profits are a good thing: True, but not exactly a groundbreaking revelation Most companies are well aware of the importance of providing a great customer experience, but the[...]

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Common Uses of Speech Analytics for Insurance Companies

Insurance companies often struggle to stand out in a market flooded with agencies offering similar products One of the key differentiators among competitors is customer experience While customer surveys once offered valuable data on agent performance, this outdated method for gaining feedback is[...]

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How to Identify Reasons Behind Customer Churn

Customer churn is a big concern for most companies And with good reason Studies show that customer churn costs businesses $16 trillion dollars annually, and the cost of gaining a new customer is five times higher than keeping a current one There are various reasons behind customer churn, but[...]

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Why Your Data Collection Strategy Is Holding You Back From Getting Results

Henry Ford once said, “Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal” Solid advice from one of the most successful business leaders of the 20th Century But without clear business goals, companies can’t take full advantage of 21st Century technology[...]

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Which KPIs Should Your Contact Center Track in 2021?

Contact center Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are crucial to understanding agent performance and improving the customer experience As you review and evaluate customer service tactics for 2021, you'll want to track these metrics as efficiently as possible But first, you need to determine which[...]

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4 Quick Tips on Handling Angry Customers After the Holidays

Contact center agents regularly encounter frustrated and disappointed customers, especially during the holidays Add in a stressful pandemic with slower than usual mail deliveries, and customer service agents are still dealing with the aftermath of the COVID holiday season Fortunately, it is[...]

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