The rapid dissemination of information has led to the highest informed customers in history, which has raised the customer’s level of expectation they have from each business. In order to present yourself as a customer-centric organization, you must understand that great customer service and support are no longer only provided within normal business hours.
“60% of the time, it works every time” — Brain Fantana That is one of my favorite statistical quotes. That said, it was the British prime minister Benjamin Disraeli who is famously credited with the phrase: “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics”, but the expression has been around almost as long as
Is your sales approach evolving to keep up with the way B2B prospects are buying? They prefer a consultative approach that allows them to learn, not a pitch or gimmick. I’ve been going to, or conducting sales trainings for over twenty-five years. I still love hearing sales stories about sales people who are “doing
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On his company’s ninth anniversary, Uber Co-Founder Garrett Camp published his pitch deck for Uber so the world could see. It was created three years before the company’s official launch in 2011, the deck details how a ride service could offer a superior alternative to the good old taxicab. In six years, Uber has completely disrupted
Outsourcing is a valuable business tool that can help you gain market share at a rapid pace. Most projects and departments can and should be outsourced in certain situations. While it can be hard to step back from handling everything on your own, you’ll find it well worth it in the end. Here are
Identifying the differences between a call center and a contact center is the first step in choosing which one is right for your brand and your customers. Many times these terms are still used interchangeably, but that can result in a critical business mistake. In order to discuss what makes them different we first have
In today’s world, innovation is the key to growing your company. The “norm” is no longer acceptable as savvy consumers are always on the look out for the next best thing. Think about any leading brand in an “old” industry such as Netflix, Tesla, and Google. It’s easy to see that they’ve been breaking the
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By Eric Sims, President of Leading Edge Connections I’ve been in this industry for almost 13 years now. I’ve seen the good, the bad, and the ugly. Too much ugly. About 2 years ago two buddies of mine and I decided we were tired of working for other companies who seemingly just didn’t get it.
In today’s aggressive and customer-centric professional world, customers want immediate responses, quality interactions, and timely results. The truth is that it’s difficult to keep up with the demand that’s being placed. The Small companies out there can become especially frustrated because they typically don’t employ enough workers to perform the company’s tasks and interact