6 Steps to Launching Your Customer Health Dashboard

Sales and Marketing Management

Customer health dashboards are one of the critical keys to durable revenue growth. However, creating an effective customer health score and supporting dashboard is not a one-time project.

Many Sales Leaders Still Ignore Customer Retention

Sales and Marketing Management

Despite understanding the importance of selling to existing companies, too many sales leaders continue to emphasize customer acquisition at the cost of customer retention. The post Many Sales Leaders Still Ignore Customer Retention appeared first on Sales & Marketing Management.

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Personalize Customer Engagement With Conversational AI

Sales and Marketing Management

Conversational AI allows marketing teams at small and medium-sized businesses to deliver prompt and personalized responses to prospect and customer inquiries within seconds. The post Personalize Customer Engagement With Conversational AI appeared first on Sales & Marketing Management.

Resolving the Customer Success Tension

SBI Growth

Dave Moore is the SVP of Sales for Businessolver a leading provider of benefits administration, technology, and services. In a phrase, they help organizations manage their healthcare spend as it relates to employee benefits. Tune in to hear more from Dave on the.

[Live Webinar] Creating Delightful Customer Education Programs that Drive Business Outcomes

Speaker: Daniel Quick, Head of Customer Education, Asana

Every day, customers are faced with a multitude of different, often competing, priorities and your training program is no exception. It’s critical that both your content and your learning experience are highly engaging. In this Skilljar webinar, Daniel Quick, the Head of Customer Education at Asana, will share how he brings his background in game design into Customer Education, and help you do the same.

Customers Await Recharged Sellers

Zoominfo

The age-old fight to find new customers and retain existing ones is the biggest business challenge ahead for many companies this year. . The new year will require businesses to use technology to accommodate at-home customers, both B2C and B2B, with even quicker, more efficient online options.

How CMOs Are Identifying Shifting Customer Needs

SBI Growth

Why Are We Having a Hard Time Identifying Customer Needs? Just as social media platforms are constantly evolving, so is the way customers wish to interact with your company. Think of your new customer interactions as “TikTok”—it’s quick (less than 15.

81% of CEOs Are Competing on Customer Experience — Are You?

SBI Growth

According to Forbes, Customer-centric companies are 60% more profitable than companies that don’t focus on customers. Yet, as COVID moves from a moment in time to the new normal, CEOs must balance delivering differentiated customer experience while maximizing the value of.

I’ve Mapped My Customer Journey, Now What?

SBI Growth

What Is the Purpose of This Customer Journey Map? According to a recent article from Invesprco, “Customer journey maps give businesses a way of getting into their customers’ heads, helping them gain valuable insight and understanding regarding common customer pain points.”

Retention is the New Growth – Why Customer Success Is Critical Today

SBI Growth

Going into 2020, Market Leaders were already counting on the majority of their revenue coming from their existing customer base. Most companies build their 2020 Revenue plans on an assumption of GDP growth, and this assumption has shifted. As my.

Building Your Customer Education Brand: Using Customer Champions to Drive Widespread Program Adoption

Speaker: Natasha Husein, Product Marketing Manager, Clever

When you’re building a Customer Education program, your efforts will largely focus on content creation and strategy. In the midst of that development, it’s easy to overlook another core component of your program: marketing. In this webinar, Natasha Husein, Product Marketing Manager at classroom learning technology company, Clever, will present her strategy for branding Clever Academy, and creating customer champions that drive widespread program adoption across its broad user base.

How Customer-Centric CEOs Grow Revenue Faster Than the Competition

SBI Growth

Did you know that 70% of the buying experience is based on how the customer feels they are treated? Failing to deliver a good customer experience – from the customer’s perspective – has real consequences.

How Customer Experience Impacts Financial Performance

SBI Growth

Many customer-oriented initiatives come with a significant price tag, and customer success leaders question their ROI. Brad Christian, Chief Customer Officer of Market Force, joins us to discuss the impact that customer experience has on a company’s financial performance. In the.

Is Centralizing Customer Success the Right Move to Deliver Growth?

SBI Growth

Customer Success (CS) teams originated in the mid-1990s in response to the sky-high failure rate of large-scale Customer Relationship Management (CRM) implementations.

Understanding Your Customer

Engage Selling

Is your sales team taking the time to truly understand your customer? And while sales … Read More » The post Understanding Your Customer first appeared on The Sales Leader. Sales, in one form or another, is as old as humanity itself.

Why Conversational AI Is Key to Customer Service in the Customer Experience Era

In today’s hyper-competitive market, every business must become a customer experience-first business. Customer satisfaction has become more important than price or any individual feature. Read the new Tractica white paper to learn how important conversational AI is to your CX strategy.

How a Chief Customer Officer Applied SaaS Best Practices to Drive Exponential Growth

SBI Growth

Jarrod Johnson, Chief Customer Officer at TaskUs, found himself in a similar situation but was able to remain as. For many services companies who achieve exponential growth within narrow timeframes, they often find themselves lagging in critical operational areas, including go-to-market.

4 Ways Inside Sales Can Enhance Customer Experience

SBI Growth

Whether you are about to go on a first date or preparing for a discovery call with a prospect – first impressions matter. Regardless if it is from their initial website visit to their first discovery call, the prospects’ experience.

Forging the Path for Customer Operations

SBI Growth

Scott Asher most recently led Customer Operations for RentPath, a leading digital marketplace connecting millions of consumers with apartments, condos, and houses for rent through their massive network and websites. Scott spent 6 years in the emerging role of VP of Customer.

Capturing the True Meaning of Customer Experience

SBI Growth

Brad Christian, Chief Customer Officer of Market Force, joins us to share the true meaning of customer experience. Brad and his team at Market Force have become masters of customer experience and have shared some of the best-practices that impact.

The Better Way to Onboard Customers

Speaker: Skilljar Experts

The best onboarding programs have a super power: they’re constantly improving. Here at Skilljar, we’ve learned a thing or two about onboarding, both by crafting our own experience, and by collaborating with the best Customer Education professionals in the world. In our upcoming webinar, we’re going to share these learnings with you.

How to Leapfrog Competitors With Your Digital Customer Experience

SBI Growth

Having a full comprehension of customer experience in a digital world is crucial to revenue growth today. This motion requires not only active market listening, but communicating actionable insights across product, service, and channels — all while reducing friction in.

Implementing an Advocacy Process as Part of Customer Success

SBI Growth

Because harnessing passion from advocates is an authentic way to drive customer intimacy and revenue growth. Advocacy is on fire! Research from the Demand Gen Report shared that as much as 84% of buyers seek input from their peers.

How to Create a Connection Between Your Brand and Your B2B Customer

Sales and Marketing Management

The post How to Create a Connection Between Your Brand and Your B2B Customer appeared first on Sales & Marketing Management. Appealing to the human being at the other end of a B2B marketing campaign will drive transformational and sustainable growth.

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Why a Chief Customer Officer Is the CEO’s Key to Customer Retention

SBI Growth

Appointing a Chief Customer Officer Who Owns the Retention Number. Corporate leaders around the world are all reacting to the tragic events and economic impact of the past few months. In order to weather the storm and come out on top.

[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin shared learnings from Skilljar's recent study and her insights on the state of Customer Education. She dug into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

Our Customers’ Stories

Partners in Excellence

A key element is content from our customers. Usually we see them sprinkled through web sites, a picture of a customer or a company logo, with a pithy comment about how wonderful our company is, or how great our solutions are. Often, we have webinars, carefully crafted, inviting our showcase customers to participate. Sales people love these, somehow they increase our credibility with prospects and other customers. But we rarely get the customer’s stories.

Why Do I Have Bad Customers?

The Sales Hunter

Are your customers really bad, or do their expectations just not line up with yours? Bad customers are a result of failing to establish expectations with the customer that align with what you deliver. Watch this 35-second video: “Do You Have Lousy Customers?”: This happens when the customer starts thinking the expectations are “x,” when in reality, they are “y.” Instead, the problem hits customer service or others in the company first.

Do You Have Lousy Customers?

The Sales Hunter

Do you have lousy customers? If you’re saying yes, then why do you think your customers are lousy? Are your customers lousy because your sales process attracts the wrong customers? Learn more in this 35-second video: When you prospect, you’re not only helping the customer discover why they should buy from you, but you’re also validating if you should even sell to them in the first place. Bad customers are the byproduct of bad salespeople.

Executing a World-Class Customer Experience

SBI Growth

In a previous article, SBI explained the importance of CMOs taking ownership of the Customer Life Cycle. If you already agree with its importance, your next two questions are likely: “What does great look like?” ” “How do I deliver it?” ” While there are.

5 Conversion Rate Optimization Mistakes to Avoid and How to Fix Them to Get More Leads

Speaker: Jen Dewar, CEO of Jalydew

Brand awareness and website traffic are great, but bottom line: you need your marketing programs to generate sales leads, and you need those leads to turn into new customers. There are many things you can do to increase leads and customers without increasing your marketing spend. Join Jen Dewar, CEO and Principal Consultant at Jalydew October 20th, 2021 at 11:00 am PDT for an insightful look into how to optimize your conversion rates.

How Market-Leading Customer Success Teams Are Responding to CoVid-19

SBI Growth

In the short history of Customer Success, we have not seen a crisis of this magnitude. CoVid-19 is creating an unprecedented situation. Even those of us that are tenured, and have the gray hair to prove it, don’t have another.

Selling Through Your Customer

Integrity Solutions

The only reason that a customer would or even should consider doing business with us is that somehow we enhance their ability to attract and serve their customers. We get focused on delivering a solution to a customer as if that was the end of the value chain.

How Do You Measure Customer Experience?

SBI Growth

Recently, my colleague Sid Nakappan wrote an article on How the CEO can jumpstart the Customer Experience Transformation. Article Corporate Strategy Marketing Strategy Sales Strategy article b2b B2C baseline behavioral books boss ceo chief customer officef 2.0 If your boss put this article on your desk, you are probably getting started. With the interest of beginning with the end.

Creating a Customer-Centric Culture That Aligns Employees With Customers

Integrity Solutions

Building a customer-centric culture is more challenging than you might initially think. But every organization has the ability to build a strong customer-centric culture- and it doesn’t have to be complex. What Gets in the Way of a Customer-Centric Culture.

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your ABM Strategy

For marketing teams to develop a successful account-based marketing strategy, they need to ensure good data is housed within its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. More specifically, updated data can help organizations outline key accounts for their campaigns. And to begin the targeting process, marketing teams must develop an Ideal Customer Profile (ICP) with appropriate firmographic and behavioral data to ensure they’re going after the correct audience.Download this eBook to learn how to start improving your marketing team's data!

The Impact of Your Digital Evolution on Your Customer Acquisition Cost

SBI Growth

The global pandemic has brought about the greatest virtual sales experience ever to occur. Organizations that were staving off digital evolution were forced into adoption, while those that had embraced digital were positioned for success. In a multi-quarter stretch where.

What a World-Class Customer Onboarding Process Looks Like

SBI Growth

Customer Onboarding is a crucial activity for customer success teams. In fact, within SBI’s 4-Step Customer Success (CS) Strategy, successful Customer Onboarding is the #1 factor in ensuring that customers achieve their desired outcomes.

The Link Between Pricing and Customer Experience

SBI Growth

Wondering what is the next emerging best practice in Customer Experience? This is in addition the typical Customer Experience benefits of decreased churn and higher cross-sell/ upsell. Listen to how a sales leader leverages Customer Experience. Monetizing service. Stay Ahead of the.

The Magic Customer Service Question

The Sales Heretic

Sales customer experience keynote product question seminar service speech training workshopI was hungry. I had just checked in at the Sheraton hotel in Tampa, Florida, where I was conducting a sales training seminar the next day. Now, normally when I’m traveling, I like to get out of the hotel and find a good, local restaurant to eat at. But this evening, it was late and [.].

How You Can Triple Your Results With a More Personalized, Empathetic Approach

Speaker: Brian Carroll, CEO and Founder of markempa

Marketing and sales feel pretty tricky right now. What worked before now feels out of touch, but have you made plans for how you'll continue to move forward? You've likely tried everything: expert recommendations, best practices, the latest tools, and automation. But your results are falling short. Here's the thing: All the automation tools, best practices, data analytics won't help get better results now until you master empathizing with your customers. In this webinar, you'll learn how to go beyond rational-logic based sales/marketing and adjust your sales enablement strategy to better understand how buyers feel so that you can connect and help them on their journey.