LMS: External Customer Service

Your Training Edge

A Learning Management System can be a valuable tool for not only your internal customers, but also your external customers. Do you have clients or customers who purchase your products or services, such as machines, software, or business processes?

6 Tips To Improve Customer Service With Online Training


How To Improve Customer Service With Online Training. The quality of your customer service has the potential to make or break your business. A negative experience can lead to bad word of mouth, unfavorable online reviews, and high customer complaint rates.

How to Build Better Customer Service in Retail


“We are moving beyond just selling products to being the brand customers rely on to make their lives simpler and more meaningful as they save money”, explains McMillon. “We’ve The mantra “Customer is King” is a glaring truth.

The Cost of Misinformation in Customer Service


Whether your business deals with sales, in-home services, on-site technical support, or customer support by phone, your front-facing employees need access to the right tools in order to meet and exceed your customers’ expectations. 53% of customers who ask a question on Twitter expect a response within one hour, regardless of when they tweeted. Weak customer relationships. The benefits of easy, accurate information. Better customer retention.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

companies to build their own custom solutions”. Diagnose: Sue has a general idea of what she needs to improve, but she knows she needs to get more information to better diagnose and understand her skill gaps. provides a full range of services to support the design and delivery of your.

16 Metrics of Healthy Customer Service-Oriented Businesses: Part Two


For example, a competitor may differentiate her hotel on customer service, generating a higher occupancy rate at the same cost. Determine how customer service from improved employee training can increase both your occupancy rate and bottom-line. As these have a heavy customer service component to them, this metric can help measure the success of these programs and whether improvement needs to be made in the training of front-line personnel.

My Customer Service Reps Are Better Than Yours

CLO Magazine

Working on the front line in customer service, whether in person or over the phone, can be tough. “No They have a question, need information, or they are unhappy and need a concern to be resolved. Customer service roles are a challenge to fill for those reasons.

De-escalate Your Angry Customers with Customer Service Training

CommLab India

This statement differentiates good and bad customer service. The experience you deliver to your customers is the most important factor and it marks the success of your business. In this context, customer service training takes the center stage.

How wearables might work to train employees in customer service roles

Spark Your Interest

In this post we’ll look at the potential use of wearables in customer service work and more specifically how we use them for training and development purposes. First of all, let’s clarify what customer service roles considered for the purposes of this post. Retail service. Food service. Financial service. The most common is that employees are interacting directly with their customers constantly.

How can we help you? Customer Service at TechSmith

Visual Lounge

Here at TechSmith we pride ourselves in our Customer Service. Here are the questions that we most commonly hear in Customer Service and where to find the answers… I lost my software key! How to reach Customer Service, Tech Support, or Sales.

GOOD NEWS FRIDAY: Unicorn Customer Service Excellence Nationally Recognised

Unicorn Training

It is a fantastic accolade to all our employees who work very hard to ensure that are customers are always our number one priority."Businesses John Carter, Head of Skills Academy Accreditation Programme, said: "We were pleased to recognise Unicorn for the quality of their customer service.

Each one teach one customer service

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal Learning Working_smarterHere’s a worthy idea. Mobilize your users to support one another via Twitter. This instance is part of the latest upgrade to Firefox. The push button takes you to their Tweetstream.

Failures of customer service, continued

Jay Cross

Skip this one if you are tired of hearing me point out the customer service fiascoes of major corporations. snip useless information]. We value you as a customer and appreciate your business. My question to my bank: [snip] Why are you bouncing my charges? What can I do to stop this? Is there any way to speak with a human at BofA or have you gone 100% robot?

Clueless United Airlines Breaks Customer Service

Jay Cross

I’ve been trying to check in for my flight from Ottawa to Chicago tomorrow for 20 minutes using United’s “Easy Check-in&# service. Learn more about our mobile services.&#. I got to Easy Check-in, filled in my information, and clicked “Continue.&#. Re-enter the credit card information we already have and your billing address so we can ding you $28 for carrying baggage. I was incensed by the shoddy service.

5 Ways You Can Benefit from Customer Service Courses


. People today demand world-class customer service. They want the companies they deal with to provide outstanding support, relevant advice, and useful information related to the products and services that are offered. If they receive a mediocre or half-hearted response from the customer service team, they will look elsewhere

The true meaning of customer service messages

Jay Cross

Otherwise, For information about our hours and locations, press 1. To talk with a customer service representative, press 4. All of our customer service agents are helping other customers. All of our customer service agents are helping other customers. All of our customer service agents are helping other customers. All of our customer service agents are helping other customers.

Making your Implementation Execution as Successful as Hamilton: An American Musical


Blog #2 Customer Service Excellence during Implementation. In my last article I shared how providing good customer service should never be your goal. Excellent customer service flows naturally from a corporate commitment to excellence in all areas.

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Ecommerce: One Size Does Not Fit All

The Peformance Improvement

It’s as if companies forget everything they know about customer service when they build a Web site. The gap between an elegant Web site from an IT point-of-view and the quality of experience from a customer’s point-of-view appears to be as wide as ever.

The Changing World of Work

The Peformance Improvement

The videos present these eight core themes: Digital technology and an abundance of information are causing profound changes in the way people work. Companies are being more responsive to the decision-making and information needs of employees.

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Putting Trust First

Learning Rebels

In essence, this talk was centered around customer service and the importance of trust and how our actions, more than our words, project trust on the people around us. Alternatively, we spoon feed information because we don’t trust people to find the information on their own.

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What Gets Measured Gets Done…Revisited Again

The Peformance Improvement

One implication of the phrase is that if you measure something (customer service, productivity, sales, revenue, etc.), Number of calls handled went up; customer service went down. Communication Customer Service Evaluation Training Impact Jane Bozarth


Origin Learning

Customer comes first; always. While some businesses were fortunate to inform their customers, the devastating impact of the calamity made many others go incommunicado! How were its global customers taking this situation? Focus on customer service and deadlines.

E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 2

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50 Ways to Lever Learning

The Peformance Improvement

Performance measurement – learning from measures of performance such as sales figures, production numbers, and customer service feedback. Content apps – using a software application on a mobile device to provide information and instruction on-the-job, just-in-time.

The Golden Age of Customer Feedback


Engaging customers from the beginning to the end of the product development cycle is critical for the acceptance of products, both with current and future clients. Not engaging customers results in a “failure-to-launch” scenario, which benefits nobody.

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The Benefits of Using a Customer-Oriented Learning Management System (LMS) Vendor


Someone famously asked Henry Ford if he had talked with customers for their opinions before creating an automobile for the masses. You get an adaptable product that meets your business needs without the pain and expense of a customization.

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7 Steps for Effectively Handling Customer Complaints


Handling customer complaints is a drag. But there’s good news: more than half of the time, those customers will do business with you again if you work with them to solve the problem. In fact, if you respond quickly to clear up the issue, nearly all customers will come back to you.

5 Ways On-Demand Training Can Help MLSs Improve Broker Satisfaction


With initiatives like upstream and AMP along with general consolidation of Multiple Listing Services (MLSs), it's clear that the real estate industry is rapidly changing to keep up with the pace of the market. Consumers crave information and they don't want to wait for it. customer service customer training agent training Real Estate

Contact Center: Talented Managers are Force-Multipliers


Contact centers are trending toward super-agents who can engineer superior customer experiences. After all, if they mastered customer service, how tough can it be to show others how to do the same? Utilizing information more precisely will add more value. Great workplace experiences help create great customer experiences. Contact Center Customer Service Leadership Customer Experience

Joy to the World of Work

The Peformance Improvement

We use the energy of our anger and cynicism to fuel our work, in hopes of ending the human suffering caused by what is perhaps one of the most broken industries on the planet: information technology. But it’s not only the information technology industry that is “broken”.

E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 2

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Listen to Your Customer

The Peformance Improvement

If customers didn’t like the new product, that could have been the end of his career with Domino’s. Domino’s had been known for its delivery service, not for its pizza. So the leaders listened to their customers and redesigned their pizza.

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Employee Satisfaction and Engagement Once Again Linked to Financial Success

The Peformance Improvement

Market characteristics included customer satisfaction, retention, and loyalty. A major finding was “… a direct link between employee satisfaction and customer satisfaction, and between customer satisfaction and improved financial performance.”.

High Touch vs. High Tech

The Peformance Improvement

By doing this, they risk missing information that can help them make a more accurate diagnosis and enhance the patient experience. Coaching Communication Customer Service Organizational Learning Abraham Verghese feedback high touch patient experience performance management TED

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Contact Center: You Get What You Measure


Most contact centers are awash in operational information and starving for strategic insights that drive a great customer experience. Begin with Customer Retention and Growth. Then quantify the financial impact of losing a customer, based on the lifetime value (LTCV).

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Using Mobile to Capture Informal Learning

Growth Engineering

The challenge to provide a regular stream of relevant content makes it tempting to tap the well of informal learning. With informal learning , all of the ‘content’ is tailored by the audience, for the audience. What do we mean when we talk about capturing informal learning?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zone Alarm Listen UP!! This is NOT Customer Service!

Mark Oehlert

This is NOT Customer Service! My problem, beyond the obvious, is that the response from Zone Alarm acts as if this is just something that happens all the time (probably does) but worse than that - that it is somehow acceptable to create a product that routinely kills multiple hours of customers time fixing the problem! Now click the Service Tab, place a check in "Hide All Microsoft Services." This is NOT Customer Service!

Patient Experience

The Peformance Improvement

Having recently assisted a family medicine department with their annual retreat where the “patient experience” was a major topic of discussion, I have renewed my interest in the customer experience economy and, in particular, how that notion applies to healthcare.

Bad Apple

E-Learning Provocateur

The next day I received an email from a guy from iTunes Store Customer Support. I informed this guy that I had already responded to that, so could he refer to the other guy. How many other customers out there have just given up and thrown their damaged cards away, never to redeem them?

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