By Stephanie Ventura According to Forbes, poor customer service is costing businesses more than $75 billion a year. The pressure to reduce contact center costs is immense. But many contact center leaders struggle to achieve these outcomes while simultaneously improving customer satisfaction. Contact centers are now considered more than just service centers. Enterprises expect contact center leaders [...]
By Steve Offsey I recently sat down with three luminaries in the field of customer experience to discuss the highlights of Pointillist's third annual report on the State of Customer Journey Management and CX Measurement. The experts joining me include: Diane Magers, who is the founder and CEO of Experience Catalysts and an Emeritus Chair and [...]
By Stephanie Ventura In 2020, enterprises and consumers were forced to cope with unpredictable circumstances that altered how customers behave, what they want from brands and most importantly, how organizations can meet their evolving expectations. As we figure out what comes next in 2021 and beyond, one thing is certain: enterprises must advance their approaches, strategies [...]
By Stephanie Ventura Customer-centric enterprises are increasing their investment in technologies that enable teams to measure and improve CX, while achieving key business outcomes such as maximizing customer lifetime value, reducing costs and more. Over the past few years, CX leaders have adopted customer journey analytics to connect the dots between customer behavior and the KPIs [...]
Why is first call resolution so important for call center success? Author Stephanie Ventura explores why FCR is integral to optimal call center experiences that drive customer satisfaction.
Today, customer intelligence is about listening to each customer, embracing their needs and using that data to respond to them in a timely fashion. This post describes seven powerful ways to improve your customer intelligence capability by using customer journey analytics to look at your customer data within the context of millions of unique customer journeys.