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In a Word: The Customer Sentiment Index

Did you know that CSI can help you understand, in just one word, the health of your customer relationships? No, I don’t mean Crime Scene Investigator, although that might help in some cases. I am writing about the Customer Sentiment Index (CSI), a measure based on a single word that customers use to describe a company. The […]

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What is Customer Loyalty? Part 2: A Customer Loyalty Measurement Framework

Last week, I reviewed several definitions of customer loyalty (see What is Customer Loyalty? Part 1) that are being used in business today. It appears that definitions fall into two broad categories of loyalty: emotional and behavioral. Emotional loyalty is about how customers generally feel about a company/brand (e.g., when somebody loves, trusts, willing to forgive […]

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Business Linkage Analysis: An Overview

Customer feedback professionals are asked to demonstrate the value of their customer feedback programs. They are asked: Does the customer feedback program measure attitudes that are related to real customer behavior? How do we set operational goals to ensure we maximize customer satisfaction? Are the customer feedback metrics predictive of our future financial performance and […]

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20 Best Practices for Customer Feedback Programs: Method and Reporting

Below is the next installment of the 20 Best Practices for Customer Feedback Programs. Today's post covers best practices in Method and Reporting. Best Practices in Method and Reporting Customer requirements are those aspects of the customer experience that are important to the customers. Establishing a comprehensive list of these customer requirements is necessary in any […]

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New Mob4Hire Report “The Impact of Mobile User Experience on Network Operator Customer Loyalty” Ranks Performance Of Global Wireless Industry

Mob4Hire, in collaboration with leading customer loyalty scientist Business Over Broadway, today announced its Summer Report 2010 of its “Impact of Mobile User Experience on Network Operator Customer Loyalty” international research, conducted during the Spring. The 111-country survey analyzes the impact of mobile apps across many dimensions of the app ecosystem as it relates to […]

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Bob Hayes to Address Vovici Vision 2010 Users Conference, May 10-12, 2010

Dulles, VA – November 2, 2009 – Vovici, the leading provider of survey software and enterprise feedback management (EFM) solutions, will hold its user conference, Vision 2010, May 10-12, 2010 in Reston, Virginia. Vision 2010 will bring together feedback management leaders and experts across multiple industries to participate in compelling educational sessions, training, and peer […]

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BOB in The Netherlands

I recently gave the keynote address at the Custon Customer Congress in The Netherlands. The presentation highlighted how B2B companies can improve their customer loyalty. A copy of the presentation can be found here. For the Dutch reader, you can find a summary of my presentation online at ITCommercie (note regarding my picture for the article: […]

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Customer Loyalty and Goal Setting

All companies who use customer loyalty surveys strive to see increases in their customer loyalty scores. Improving customer loyalty has been shown to have a positive impact on business results and long-term business success. Toward that end, executives implement various company-wide improvements in hopes that improvements in customer loyalty scores will follow. One common method […]

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