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Creating Customer Journey Maps that Work

Many organizations are using customer journey mapping to understand and improve the experience of their customers. But the variety of terms used to describe journey maps can be confusing. And that makes the mapping process itself confusing, too.

Building a Service Culture: Interview with Ron Kaufman

Building a Service Culture, an interview with Ron Kaufman
This interview was first posted by our friends at the keynote speaker agency www.Speaking.com

Introduction to The 12 Building Blocks of Service Culture

The 12 Building Blocks of Service Culture shape the environment, experience, and enthusiasm of your team.

Introduction to The Seven Rules of Service Leadership

Leaders can’t just tell people to serve; every day they must show people how to serve and teach them why it’s so important. People at every level of an organization will only make a service vision come alive when their leaders are living it, too.

Leading from All Levels in Your Organization

If your company is going to pursue building an uplifting service culture, leadership must initiate and support the process. But service leadership must be extended and ultimately embraced at all levels of the organization. Let’s take a closer look at how to lead from all levels.

Don’t Just Collect Data; Create Value

Service Measures and Metrics are a valuable building block for service improvement. But to build a service culture, the methodology of these metrics must be uplifting for those you query and for the members of your team.

Everyone Can Do Service Benchmarking

Traditional business benchmarking is a high-level activity with careful target selection, substantial pre-visit planning, and a rigorous process of post-visit evaluation and implementation. You can do this, too. But don’t let a thorough and detailed approach stop you from encouraging a much simpler version of benchmarking. Remember, one of the goals is for everyone to become curious about learning and improving.

No One Ever Hung A Suggestion Box Hoping It Would Be Ignored

It’s true: no one ever hung a suggestion box hoping it would be ignored. But rarely will a mere suggestion box attract a healthy flow of good ideas.

How to Attract and Recruit the Right Service Talent

There is a time-tested maxim: what you think about expands in life, and what you focus on becomes clearer. What you see and say repeatedly will shape the way you live today and who you will become tomorrow.

Ron Kaufman ranked #1 Customer Service Global Guru 2020

We are honored and pleased to share our founder, Ron Kaufman, has been awarded the #1 ranking Customer Service Global Guru in 2020, 2019, and 2018.

Uplifting Service Ranked #1 World’s Top Customer Service Development Program 2020

We are pleased to announce that Uplifting Service: The Proven Path to Unleashing Unbelievable! has been named the World’s Top Customer Service Development Program in 2020 by the GlobalGurus.org.

Introduction to the Ten UP Service Excellence Principles

Uplifting Service provides your team with the service excellence principles and workshops you need to continuously improve internal and external service performance.

What Action Should I Take to Create More Value?

Service is taking action to create value for someone else. So which action should you take?

Is Smiling a Good KPI?

“Is smiling a good KPI?”

Measure the Leading Indicators of a Stronger Service Culture

Building a strong and sustainable service culture takes time. But leaders often want to know much earlier if their efforts and investments are working.

Customer Service Excellence a new Pipeline to Success

Service can be a competitive advantage regardless of which industry you are in.

LUX* Resorts & Hotels: The “Serving To Win” Webinar

In early 2011, LUX* Resorts & Hotels (formerly known as Naiade Resorts) was in trouble – accumulating heavy losses, high expenditures and costs, unable to meet commitments.

Revolutionizing Service Culture in the Healthcare Industry

Why a Paradigm Shift is Needed and How to Get One Started

What’s happening in the industry?

Transforming Service in the Telecom Industry: Why It’s Needed and How to Make It Happen

What’s happening in the industry?

Telecommunications companies used to be cash cows: massive, often government-linked monopolies that provided essential connectivity services and reliably churned out cash. But this world is rapidly changing, if not already gone.

Make ’Em Say Wow: Tips for Building a Strong Service Team—Part Two

In Part One, I explained how you can make it easier for your employees to provide great service to your customers or clients. But delivering great service is only half the battle. You’ll also need to find ways to help your employees sustain their enthusiasm for doing so.

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