Voice of the Customer: What’s Next

Even the most robust Voice of the Customer programs often lack the sophistication needed to consolidate and analyze customer input for a cohesive company-wide view. Worse yet, we see that most companies build programs that fail to apply this feedback as the impetus for transformation.

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Evaluating CX Strategies

Under the best of circumstances, I’m a bit of a grinch but this has been an undeniably brutal year for humans and Earth. That said, there are things I feel good about as we slide into the last days of 2021. My family is healthy, business has been great, and I have encountered remarkable leaders and innovation that are truly furthering the state of CX. Yes, CX is that important. It affects everyone of us as consumers, patients, students, caregivers, citizens, professionals, customers, parents, and friends.

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Customer Success: Attitudes to Training, Certification & CPD

Customer Success is about three things: people, leadership, and change. In that order. There is a lot of writing available on the principles and mechanics of Customer Success. There is also quite an inventory at a conceptional level on customer-centered businesses and customer focus. This is great, but what’s often missing is how to develop our people, how to reframe leadership, and how to systematically apply change management strategies, all in the service of Customer Success.

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