The food service industry is tough. The challenges of the industry range from food costs and quality, to customer service and effectively using labor. To create the perfect experience, owners must find a delicate balance with these challenges. But to add to those challenges, in today’s digital environment, customers are engaging with social media, which […]
Everyone believes that good customer service is strategic and can help the company grow, but great service still seems like a far reach for most companies. These articles show examples of great service and how you can apply those principles in your own organization right away!
Living the Fantasy Voice of the Customer programs are crucial to the success of your business. The problem is so many think they know exactly what their customers think and feel. You have been in business for 30 years and do things the same way, that’s what your customers want. Are you sure about that? […]
Do you feel like you’re just putting out fires with Voice of the Customer (VOC) programs? Always in a defensive, under siege mentality, arbitrarily moving in different directions without real focus or strategy? Well, you probably aren’t alone. If you are thinking it, then you are probably doing it! It’s time to step back, take […]
Shmula.com gets a lot of traffic. I’ve been through the website hosting seesaw of trying different website hosting companies. After using shared hosting, I finally went with dedicated hosting through LiquidWeb and haven’t regreted it ever since. This article will discuss my journey, why I ended up with my current web host, liquidweb, and perhaps […]
It’s not a surprise that most call centers are very cost focused and not completely customer focused. There’s an upside and a downside to this approach: on the one hand, call centers are traditionally “cost centers” – that is, they don’t provide revenue for the firm. From this perspective, it’s important that cost be contained […]