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THE SURPRISING BYPRODUCTS OF CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE STRATEGY

Customer experience strategy includes your plans for both customer acquisition and customer retention. I can’t emphasize enough that acquisition and retention aren’t either/or options. Companies need both. Every company needs a way to get new customers coming in the door (customer acquisition). At the same time, companies need clear, consistent processes to keep their customers …

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CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE STRATEGY BEST PRACTICES

When a business practice becomes trendy enough to merit its own acronym, you know things are getting serious. Customer experience, now known as CX, has become an important part of many companies’ strategy—and for good reason. But no matter how many Chief People Officers take the reins of customer service departments looking for a new …

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HOW DOUGHNUTS CREATE LOYAL CUSTOMERS

Originally posted: April 29, 2015. Updated September 14, 2020. I initially wrote this post after a visit to my brother and his family in Los Angeles. Right now, I miss my family. Heck, I even miss the annoyance of travel. And I really miss the fun, silly doughnut tradition my nephew and I created. Here’s …

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