returns and refunds impact customer purchasing decisions

Return Policies Have BIG Impact on #CX. Apply Best Practices‼️

Online shoppers often determine what stores to buy from based on their understanding of return requirements upfront. According to UPS consumer surveys, “66% of shoppers review a retailer’s return policy before making a purchase. 15% abandon a cart when Continue reading “Return Policies Have BIG Impact on #CX. Apply Best Practices‼️”

NPS Survey Question. Should It be first or last, by Stacy Sherman

NPS Survey Question – Should It Be First Or Last?

I recently discussed the importance of getting Voice of the Customer (VOC) feedback and common methods, such as surveys, used to understand customer perceptions and expectations across touch points. To be effective and acquire actionable insights, survey questions must be designed following best practices. I also recommend a “test & learn” approach. Continue Reading →

Voice of Customer Takes On New Meaning (VOC)

“VOC” Takes On New Meaning 👮‍♀️

Over the past year, I have written dozens of articles about VOC, otherwise known in the business world as “Voice of Customer.” I share why getting VOC is important, sources of measurement, and best practices to drive company success. I am passionate about this topic because I know that Customer Experience (CX) provides a competitive advantage.

It’s not a hunch. It’s a fact! Today, however, I am writing about VOC from a different perspective. I am speaking as “Voice of Citizen.” Continue Reading →

Why The Best CEOs Invest In Customer Experience

Why The Best CEOs Invest In Customer Experience

Some companies invest in Customer Experience (CX) as an afterthought. Other brands dedicate resources to creating customer excellence. They purposely allocate budgets to build and expand a CX team. They measure customer satisfaction and related KPIs daily. Then they close the loop to fix identified customer pain points. Continue Reading →

Getting Customer Feedback

How To Get “Voice Of Customer” & Apply Best Practices

Getting Voice of Customer (VOC) feedback is an essential part of conducting business. I’ve seen too many companies develop new products and features without directly asking customers what they want upfront. Then they wonder why they don’t attain sales goals post-launch. Continue Reading →

Learn The Importance of Measuring Customer Experiece and NPS

How To Measure Customer Experience

There has been a ton of research about the value of delivering exceptional customer experiences (CX). Allocating budget and resources towards customer excellence is no longer a “nice to do.” To win in a competitive marketplace, it is a “have to do.”  Continue Reading →

How To Be Customer Centric. Not Just Say It. Learn about CX From Two Professionals

How To Walk The CX Talk

According to Forrester, “84% of companies aspire to be customer experience leaders, but only 1 out of 5 deliver good or great CX.” For many years, I have worked in the field and studied Customer Experience. So, I understand why. Here are some tips on how to be truly customer-centric, not just to say it. Continue Reading →

Driving Customer Loyalty By DoingCXRight

A Case of Doing CX Wrong

It boggles my mind when great brands make bad decisions that directly impact customer experiences. I recently encountered a situation that clearly demonstrates an example of Doing CX incorrectly. Continue Reading →

What are customer personas? Why create them?

Customer Personas…What’s All The Hype?

Whether new to CX or looking to expand your current knowledge, it is important to learn about what, when, and how to develop personas so that you can serve your customers better. Knowing what personas are NOT is equally important to create desired outcomes versus hinder them. Continue Reading →

How To Journey Map by DoingCXRight

Customer Journey Maps (Part 2)

In my recent article, I wrote about “WHAT Is Journey Mapping and WHY Do It?” Once you understand the importance, you may be wondering HOW to get started and improve your CX skills. If so, you have come to the right place. Continue Reading →