The importance of listening to customers during COVID-19

Published on: April 15, 2020
Author: Taoufik Massoussi - Product Manager & Head of AI

At this time of change due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the experience and service brands provide is vital. To achieve this, they need to transform how they listen to customers – and act effectively and quickly on their insight.

The state of UK customer service 2020 - struggling to improve

Published on: April 08, 2020
Author: Pauline Ashenden - Marketing Manager

Digital channels are now a vital part of the customer relationship, across every sector. Now, more than ever, it is essential that UK brands provide the right levels of service on them. We evaluated how they are doing…

What will customer self-service look like in 2025?

Published on: April 01, 2020
Author: Steve Nattress

Self-service is already a key part of delivering the customer experience that today’s consumers expect. How will it develop over the next 5 years due to AI and other innovations?

Why you must map your channel strategy to your customer demographics

Published on: March 26, 2020
Author: Pauline Ashenden - Marketing Manager

Customer expectations are continually rising – particularly when it comes to the service they receive from businesses and the channels they use. We looked at the impact of demographics on customer service channel choice…

The importance of video connectivity in today’s crisis

Published on: March 20, 2020
Author: Pauline Ashenden - Marketing Manager

Given the current coronavirus pandemic, many employees across the world are now working from home, often for the very first time. How can businesses support them effectively using technology, especially video connectivity? To find out, read the latest post on our parent company Enghouse Interactive's blog...

Customer Service in 2020: Reflect, Refocus, Reignite

Published on: March 11, 2020
Author: Pauline Ashenden - Marketing Manager

The recent Institute of Customer Service Conference provided the perfect opportunity to bring the industry together to share best practice, highlight strengths and look to the future. The event’s theme “Reflect, Refocus, Reignite” perfectly summed up what companies and organisations really need to do during these challenging times, as our report explains....

Keep Your Customers Amazed

Published on: March 04, 2020
Author: Guest author: Shep Hyken

In our latest guest post, noted customer service expert Shep Hyken explains the importance of amazement to keeping your customers happy and loyal. The good news is that delivering amazement doesn’t require over the top customer experience, but instead relies on consistency and predictably good service...

Why you need to give consumers channel choice to drive engagement

Published on: February 28, 2020
Author: Pauline Ashenden - Marketing Manager

The number of channels available to consumers has skyrocketed with the telephone, email and the web joined by the likes of chat and social media. But which channels do consumers want to use – and what are their expectations in terms of speed? Our latest research gives more insight into channel choice…

Unlocking customer insight with technology

Published on: February 12, 2020
Author: Taoufik Massoussi - Product Manager & Head of AI

Understanding the Voice of the Customer (VoC) is crucial to improving the consumer experience, increasing loyalty and safeguarding revenues. But brand VoC programmes are held back by multiple factors – these are some of the key challenges involving technology, and how they can be overcome.

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