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219: (Tip) Consistency Across Multiple Brands
Apr 27 • 4 min
Adam and Jeannie report from Medallia’s Experience-17 conference to bring you insights from MGM’s outstanding multi-brand consistency. Multi-brand consistency creates multi-brand loyalty We talk a lot about how to close the gaps between the…
218: (Tip) Lessons from Former Customers
Apr 25 • 3 min
Jeannie shares tips for using insight from former customers to improve the experience for current and future customers. What can we learn from former customers? We thrive on customer feedback to continue improving service and the overall experience,…
217: Jill Schiefelbein, Dynamic Communication
Apr 24 • 30 min
Change your perspective and approach at communication with Jill Schiefelbein, author of Dynamic Communication. Dynamic communication for dynamic experiences We communicate a lot in business, and in many ways, business is actually built on…
216: The Right Way to Complain
Apr 20 • 11 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss how to get the best results when you complain as a customer. What do you gain when you complain? We talk a lot about how to handle customer complaints, but we’re switching it up a bit today! We’ve all had those experiences…
215: (Tip) Losing Control of the Customer Experience
Apr 18 • 4 min
Adam shares tips for keeping your customer experience consistent with third parties or subcontractors. Keeping customer experience consistent in a gig economy Consistency is a key element to customer experiences that drive loyalty, but that can be…
214: Who Drives Customer Experience?
Apr 17 • 13 min
Adam and Jeannie clear the hype and buzzwords to really find out who drives customer experience in your organization, and how. Who drives customer experience? Chief Customer Officer, Chief Experience Officer, Customer Success Officer, Chief of…
213: (Tip) Customer Experience ROI Tips
Apr 13 • 5 min
Adam and Jeannie share simple but effective tips for calculating customer experience ROI. The elusive customer experience ROI Calculating the return on any investment can be challenging. And when it comes to the ROI of customer experience, many…
212: (Tip) Start Innovating for YOUR Customers
Apr 11 • 3 min
Jeannie shares tips for innovating when and how it’s needed the most, despite what the competition is doing. Are you innovating for the greater good of your customers? Competition is fierce! So it’s easy to think it’s necessary gauge…
211: Marcus Sheridan, They Ask, You Answer
Apr 10 • 36 min
Marcus Sheridan, author of They Ask You Answer, shares powerful, proven ways to build trust and increase sales through content. Marcus Sheridan, Sales Lion You want to increase sales, but you don’t have unlimited funds for advertising……
210: (Tip) Educating Customers on Products
Apr 6 • 4 min
Adam and Jeannie share tips for educating customers to increase customer success and reduce support issues. Educated customers are return customers! Have you ever been really excited to try a new product or service, then realized it’s way more…
209: (Tip) Do You Have the Resources for Service?
Apr 4 • 3 min
Adam shares tips to make sure you have adequate resources for service that’s consistently great. Do you have the right resources for service? We know what kind of service experience we want to deliver, but sometimes don’t consider the resources…
208: Can You Predict Customer Behavior?
Apr 3 • 12 min
Adam and Jeannie share unconventional but powerful ways to predict customer behavior. Can you predict customer behavior? We often look to past behavior to predict customer behavior for the future. However, we often have little past behavior to build…
207: (Tip) How to Turn Away Customers
Mar 30 • 4 min
Adam and Jeannie share tips and best practices for when you need to turn away customers for the greater good. Have you ever had to turn away customers? Maybe there was a time you really should have! When you’re over capacity or getting dangerously…
206: (Tip) The Role of the CX Evangelist
Mar 28 • 3 min
Jeannie shares expert tips for becoming a CX evangelist or hiring the right person to fill this role in your organization. Do you need a CX evangelist? Customer experience roles are evolving and expanding like never before. Leaders know…
205: Colin Shaw, The Intuitive Customer
Mar 27 • 29 min
Today we transcend the plateaus of current customer experience understanding with Colin Shaw, founder of Beyond Philosophy and co-author of The Intuitive Customer. Creating loyalty with The Intuitive Customer So many companies are…
204: (Tip) Customer Service Leadership
Mar 23 • 3 min
Adam shares expert tips for the most effective customer service leadership in any industry. Achieving world class customer service leadership Effective leadership is more than just telling people what to do, especially if you want a team that…
203: (Tip) B2B vs. B2C Customer Experience
Mar 21 • 5 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss key distinctions to handling B2B vs. B2C customer relationships. B2B vs. B2C customer experience Customer experience is all about people, regardless of whether it’s a B2B or B2C relationship. Core customer experience…
202: Customer Service Tech
Mar 20 • 11 min
Adam and Jeannie look at customer service tech from the past, present and future to help you take the risks out of upgrading. Customer service tech: Helpful or harmful? Businesses of all kinds are implementing artificial intelligence and other cutting…
201: (Tip) User Experience vs. Customer Experience
Mar 16 • 4 min
Jeannie shares tips and distinctions for delivering an excellent overall customer experience to those who your digital products and services. User experience vs, customer experience: Is there a difference? Your rock star dev team has created an…
200: Our Special 200th Episode
Mar 14 • 21 min
Adam and Jeannie celebrate our 200th episode by sharing actionable takeaways and thought-provoking quotes from some of our most inspiring guests. 200 strong and growing! We’re thrilled to announce our 200th episode, so we thought we’d bring you…
199: Graeme Newell, For Purpose Corporations
Mar 13 • 22 min
Graeme Newell, co-author of Red Goldfish, returns to share the secrets of building a brand following through social purpose. Building loyalty with social purpose Graeme Newell is back to talk about a growing trend with businesses today, which is…
198: (Tip) No Cost Ways to Please Unhappy Customers
Mar 9 • 3 min
Adam shares tips to please unhappy customers without breaking the bank. What do unhappy customers really want from you? Customers may accept and even appreciate perks and comps as part of an issue resolution, because who doesn’t like free stuff!?…
197: (Tip) Using Customer Personas
Mar 7 • 7 min
Get amazing insights from customer personas by creating and using them better with expert tips from Adam and Jeannie. Getting the most from customer personas Customer personas are typically used as a heuristic to understand customers in a sales…
196: Innovating with Customers
Mar 6 • 14 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss ways of innovating with customers to deliver the experiences they need the most. Are you innovating with customers? When we think of innovation, we generally think of huge product launches and paradigm-shifting technology that…
195: (Tip) Building a CX Team
Mar 2 • 3 min
Jeannie shares expert tips and guidelines for building a customer experience team that scales efficiently and aligns with organizational goals. Building a customer experience team When it comes to building customer experience teams, leaders often…
194: (Tip) Taking Negative Interactions Personally
Feb 28 • 5 min
Adam and Jeannie share quick tips and a little neuroscience to keep negative interactions from causing poor service and employee burnout. Are your agents emotionally trained to handle negative interactions? From dealing bad tempers to outbursts and…
193: Amy Downs, Customer Success
Feb 27 • 27 min
Chief Customer Success and Happiness officer Amy Downs of Lifesize outlines her strategic path to a 79-point increase in Net Promoter Score. Customer success and happiness: A mini case study Customer experience is gaining traction! But when we think…
192: (Tip) Internal Customer Service
Feb 23 • 3 min
Adam shares tips and best practices for understanding and providing great customer service through a focus on internal customer service. Internal customer service matters. A lot. Be they co-workers, vendors or partners, others are depending on you to…
191: (Tip) Outsourcing Customer Service
Feb 21 • 4 min
Adam and Jeannie share tips for outsourcing customer service without outsourcing your integrity and values. Outsourcing customer service Outsourcing has an ambiguous reputation, often being mentioned in negative context. But whether your company needs…
190: Social Media with Colleagues
Feb 20 • 18 min
Adam and Jeannie share facts and stories to help you decide how and when to engage on social media with colleagues and customers. Social media with colleagues Are you Facebook friends with co-workers? What about clients, or your boss? Should you be?…
189: (Tip) Understanding Your Competitor’s Customer Experience
Feb 16 • 3 min
Jeannie shares quick tips for gathering intelligence to better understand your competitor’s customer experience and how yours measures up. Have you evaluated your competitor’s customer experience? Customers are certainly judging your customer…
188: (Tip) Show Your Customers The Love
Feb 14 • 5 min
In this special Valentine’s Day edition, Adam and Jeannie share simple ways you can show your customers the love! Show customers some love! If you’re listening today, that must mean you love your customers. Where would you be without them!? A great…
187: Jacqueline Jasionowski, Improving Customer Experience
Feb 13 • 25 min
Adam and Jeannie interview Jacqueline Jasionowski about how improving customer experience at BMW is breaking the car-buying mold and differentiating the brand. Improving customer experience to stay on top BMW has a long record of…
186: Bobby Albert, Creating Culture
Feb 11 • 19 min
Today we discuss building culture that drives both revenue and a great working environment with author Bobby Albert, author of Principled Profits—Outward Success Is an Inside Job. About our guest Bobby Albert, who led a small, local family business…
185: (Tip) When Customers Cross The Line
Feb 9 • 3 min
Adam shares some of the best ways you and your employees can stand up for yourselves when customers cross the line into unacceptable behavior. Customers’ needs come first, until they cross the line… Customers may say some unpleasant things when…
184: (Tip) Warming Up Cold Calls
Feb 7 • 3 min
Adam and Jeannie share helpful tips for quickly turning cold calls into opportunities to spark meaningful relationships. Cold calls: Must they be so cold!? Sometimes making cold calls is still necessary. The idea is usually to start a new…
183: Online Reviews More Important Than Ever
Feb 6 • 11 min
We’ve learned some startling facts about how online reviews affect the decisions your customers make, so we’re sharing tips on how to take action today. Your customer journey includes online reviews Adam and Jeannie have been…
182: (Tip) Advocating for Customers
Feb 2 • 3 min
Jeannie shares a few simple ways advocating for customers can greatly improve overall experience and what any organization can do to get started. “Who’s advocating for customers in your organization?” No matter how buried you are in day-to-day…
181: (Tip) Handling Outrageous Customer Demands
Jan 31 • 3 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss tips for dealing with outrageous customer demands the right way. I’m sorry, you want what? When!? People are sometimes just irrational… Or, are they? Sooner or later, you’ll eventually be faced with outrageous customer…
180: John DiJulius, The Customer Service Revolution
Jan 30 • 34 min
Bestselling author John DiJulius shares what it takes to join the Customer Service Revolution and differentiate your brand with world-class service. Will you survive the Customer Service Revolution? In today’s connected world, the traditional ways…
179: (Tip) Staffing Automated Customer Service
Jan 26 • 3 min
Adam shares tips for using automated customer service while keeping in tune with customers and preventing disasters. Preventing automated customer service disasters Automated customer service can help to create a smoother, more convenient process…
178: (Tip) Non-Financial Employee Incentives
Jan 24 • 4 min
Adam and Jeannie share tips for creating employee incentives that don’t break the bank. No budget for employee incentives? You have great employees who need to feel rewarded, but don’t necessarily have a budget for bonuses and pay…
177: The ROI of Customer Experience
Jan 23 • 5 min
Adam and Jeannie share tips for calculating the ROI of customer experience improvement in your organization. Show us the numbers! Convincing executives to invest in customer experience improvement can be tricky, and you may need some convincing…
176: (Tip) Hiring a Customer-Centric Employee
Jan 19 • 3 min
Jeannie shares expert hiring tips to avoid costly mistakes and bring in a truly customer-centric employee who is a great addition to your team. What makes a customer-centric employee? Picking a candidate with the…
175: (Tip) How Business Schools Can Add Customer Experience
Jan 17 • 3 min
Adam and Jeannie are Champions from the customer-centric school of Hard Knocks, and they’re sharing a few things that are missing from the typical curriculum at business schools. What’s missing from business schools? Business schools traditionally…
174: Robert Scoble, Augmented Reality and the Fourth Transformation
Jan 16 • 35 min
Today we discuss the business impact of augmented reality now and in the future with technology titan and “The Fourth Transformation” co-author Robert Scoble. Augmented Reality: Coming to a business near you “It’s clear that the world is going…
173: (Tip) Resolving Customer Service Issues
Jan 12 • 3 min
Adam shares best practices for resolving customer service issues and a simple time-tested process you can share with your front-line associates. Rocking your worst customer service issues Many customer-facing employees benefit greatly when…
172: (Tip) Personalizing the Customer Experience
Jan 10 • 2 min
Adam and Jeannie share a few valuable tips about personalizing the customer experience. Taking the experience personally With so many great ways to access and leverage customer data, companies are getting creative about personalizing the customer…
171: This Podcast in 2017
Jan 9 • 4 min
Are you ready for 2017? Adam and Jeannie share some announcements about what’s coming to Crack the Customer Code this year. Announcing exciting changes for the new year! We’ve had a long holiday season, but we’re back! And to kick off the…
170: What’s Happening Next
Nov 28, 2016 • 5 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss exciting new changes to make your favorite customer-focused business podcast even better in 2017. What’s happening next for Crack the Customer Code? We’ve had an exciting year on the podcast, and we’re so thankful…
169: Election Day Customer Experience Lessons
Nov 17, 2016 • 16 min
Today we discuss how the results from the recent US Election Day betrayed the projections made from massive amounts of data. Every day is Election Day in business In the months leading up to the recent US election, tens of millions of dollars were…
168: Nate Brown, Service Center Engagement
Nov 14, 2016 • 23 min
Today we explore ways to create outstanding service center engagement with renowned speaker and HDI certified Support Center Manager Nate Brown. Redefining service center engagement Call center processes are ever-complicating. And customer…
167: Signs You’re Losing a Customer
Nov 10, 2016 • 10 min
Today we explore proactive ways to tell when you’re losing a customer. Can you recognize the warning signs? Losing a customer: It doesn’t have to be this way! You’re lucky if customers explain why they’ve left you. That feedback can save…
166: Justin Deese, Blue Collar Service
Nov 7, 2016 • 16 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss the challenges and benefits of instilling customer-centric thinking in service technicians with Justin Deese, CEO of The Blue Collar Business Group. About our guest CEO Justin Deese is a highly sought-after business…
165: Are You Ready for the Holidays?
Nov 3, 2016 • 13 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss ways many companies fail to get ready for the holidays, and how you can start preventing customer service disasters today. How much time do you have to get ready for the holidays? Think about that for a moment… Count…
164: Doug Sandler, Nice Guys Finish First
Oct 31, 2016 • 21 min
Customer engagement thought leader Doug Sandler joins us to discuss highlights from his bestselling book, Nice Guys Finish First. About our guest Doug Sandler has over 30 years of business experience as an entrepreneur and leader….
163: When to Update Customer Journey Maps
Oct 27, 2016 • 11 min
Today we’re sharing tips and best practices for keeping customer journey maps current and making them more useful. Just when you think your customer journey map is finished… Changes are happening in your organization, your products, or your…
162: Joy Marsden, Keep Stepping
Oct 24, 2016 • 18 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss leadership skills that drive customer experience success with international change advocate and author of Keep Stepping, Joy Marsden. About our guest Joy Marsden has over 20 years business experience in technical…
161: How to Approach Customer Threats
Oct 20, 2016 • 15 min
Has a customer ever left your employees shaking in fear? Today we discuss ways to diffuse customer threats and protect our brands and ourselves from the worst. Is your front-line prepared for customer threats? We’ve turned the tables a bit today!…
160: Blake Morgan, More is More
Oct 17, 2016 • 23 min
Today we interview author and customer experience expert Blake Morgan to discuss the future of customer experience and her new book, More is More. Excellent customer experience as a differentiator Over the past decade, there has been a huge emphasis…
159: No Budget for Customer Experience
Oct 13, 2016 • 12 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss ways you can make noticeable improvements when there’s little or no budget for customer experience initiatives. No customer experience budget? We hear this from great leaders in large and small organizations who see the…
158: Christoff Weihman, Excellerate Service
Oct 10, 2016 • 23 min
Christoff Weihman, bestselling author and coordinator of the Excellerate Service 2016 conference, shares his secrets to 5-star service in the hospitality industry. About our guest Throughout his career, Christoff Weihman has served in various…
157: Employee Incentives and Unintended Consequences
Oct 6, 2016 • 13 min
Today we discuss employee incentives and how they can actually work against our long-term goals. Employee incentives gone rogue! It’s very common for companies to incentivize goals like sales quotas, new customer acquisition, and more. And while…
156: John Dwyer, WOW Marketing
Oct 3, 2016 • 29 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss Wow Marketing and the power of adding value for customers with JD Dwyer, founder of The Institute of Wow. About our guest John Dwyer (known as “JD” to most) is an Australian entrepreneur, marketing and business coach….
155: Don’t Forget the Baby Boomers
Sep 29, 2016 • 10 min
In today’s short but sweet episode, we discuss the importance of considering Baby Boomers when designing products and improving experiences. Are you turning your back on the world’s third largest demographic? We’ve talked a lot about Millennials…
154: Adrian Swinscoe, How to Wow
Sep 26, 2016 • 22 min
Adam and Jeannie interview bestselling author and Forbes columnist Adrian Swinscoe and discuss highlights from his latest book, How to Wow: 68 Effortless Ways to Make Every Customer Experience Amazing. About our guest Adrian Swinscoe is a customer…
153: Training for New Customer Service Technology
Sep 22, 2016 • 13 min
Some of the ways we approach great new customer service technology often create unnecessary rifts in the customer experience. What should you know before you upgrade? New customer service technology wins and fails What happens when we adopt great new…
152: Daniel Lemin, Manipurated
Sep 19, 2016 • 27 min
Today we’re uncovering what every small business owner needs to know about online reviews with Daniel Lemin, reputation expert and author of Manipurated. About our guest Daniel Lemin is a respected authority on the reputation industry. An early…
151: Bringing the Experience to the Customers
Sep 15, 2016 • 13 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss the growing trend of integrating customer experiences with experiences people are already having in their daily lives. On-the-spot customer experiences For the busy consumer, making a purchase is often hinged on…
150: Phil Gerbyshak, Social Connections
Sep 12, 2016 • 26 min
Bestselling author and global speaker Phil Gerbyshak shares his energy and passion for creating powerful social connections with customers. About our guest Phil Gerbyshak believes in the power of social selling and connection. With a…
149: Customer Service and Technology Investment
Sep 8, 2016 • 13 min
Must customer service and technology fail at the same time? Today we discuss how to prepare for tech failures and prevent them from creating nightmares for customers. When customer service and technology fail To invest, or not to invest? It’s a tough…
148: Randi Busse, Workforce Development
Sep 5, 2016 • 20 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss customer-centric workforce development with author, speaker, and Workforce Development Group president and founder, Randi Busse. About our guest Randi Busse (Bus-ee) is a Customer Service Speaker, Trainer and Author of…
147: Private Social Media for Customer Service
Sep 1, 2016 • 12 min
Direct messaging and chat are growing as part of social customer service. Omnichannel may soon mean much more than you thought! Are you ready? Customers expect more from social customer service Social platforms have been growing and evolving as a…
146: Casey Carpenter, Sales Breakthrough Coach
Aug 29, 2016 • 23 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss the overlap of sales and customer experience with author and sales coach, Casey Carpenter. About our guest An introverted, shy wallflower turned dynamic business-builder, Casey knows this: Anyone can improve her sales skills…
145: Defining Bad Customer Service
Aug 25, 2016 • 11 min
Today we discuss how the wrong perspective on bad customer service blinds us to the vital insight we need to make improvements where they are needed the most. Zooming in on bad customer service Too often, customer service is pushed into…
144: Eddie Turner, Facilitating Change
Aug 22, 2016 • 18 min
Adam and Jeannie join veteran change agent Eddie Turner to discuss his innovative methods for facilitating change smoothly and effectively. The holistic approach to facilitating change Change is often difficult for individuals. But for organizations,…
143: How Augmented Reality is Changing Customer Experience
Aug 18, 2016 • 15 min
Today we discuss some of the ways augmented reality (AR) can enhance marketing and overall customer experiences. Augmented reality is not just for games! According to Wikipedia, “Augmented reality (AR) is a live direct or indirect view of a…
142: Anna Liotta, Unlocking Generational Codes
Aug 15, 2016 • 35 min
Adam and Jeannie have a fascinating and entertaining discussion with Anna Liotta, author of Unlocking Generational CODES. About our guest Anna Liotta, MA, CSP is an award-winning speaker, business consultant and author with a deep…
141: When Customers Don’t Want Your Help
Aug 11, 2016 • 11 min
Today we discuss how customer service situations turn bad or worse when the customer is refusing help offered by front-line employees. Why is your customer refusing help? While salespeople are typically trained to handle rejection, many other…
140: Bryan Kramer, The Art of Shareology
Aug 8, 2016 • 29 min
Today we join bestselling author and TEDx speaker Bryan Kramer to discuss the power of sharing to drive customer engagement and create lasting human connections. Viral content and the art of Shareology From sharing content to sharing rides, humans are…
139: The Role of Content in Customer Service
Aug 4, 2016 • 6 min
Live from the National Speakers Association’s Influence 2016 conference, Adam and Jeannie discuss ways to use content in customer service and improve the overall experience. Beyond marketing: Content in customer service Sharing valuable content is…
138: Becky Spohn, Professional Confidence Builder
Aug 1, 2016 • 10 min
Live from the National Speakers Association’s Influence 2016 conference, Adam and Jeannie tackle the challenges women face in building professional confidence with expert and speaker, Becky Spohn. About our guest Becky Spohn is an…
137: Culture and Customer Service
Jul 28, 2016 • 4 min
Reporting live from the National Speakers Association’s Influence 2016 conference, Adam and Jeannie discuss the connection between culture and customer service excellence. Create lasting impressions with proactive service To provide…
136: Jane Anderson, Customer Service for Personal Brands
Jul 25, 2016 • 18 min
Adam and Jeannie interview personal branding expert Jane Anderson live from the National Speakers Association’s Influence 2016 Convention. Personal brands have more personal customers “When you’re in a personally branded business, you are far more…
135: History as a Sales Point
Jul 21, 2016 • 9 min
Today we discuss claims of company longevity as a sales point and whether or not they still have a positive marketing impact on today’s consumers. Is company history still a viable sales point? We’ve all seen marketing copy that says things like…
134: Curtis Kopf, Premera Blue Cross
Jul 18, 2016 • 27 min
Adam and Jeannie tackle customer experience challenges in many industries with Curtis Kopf, Vice President of Customer Experience for Premera Blue Cross. Behind-the-scenes customer experience challenges A great customer experience is an easy…
133: Tesla and the Infrastructure of Innovation
Jul 14, 2016 • 14 min
Today we discuss infrastructure and the ability to fit into the customer ecosystem as key factors behind the success of any game-changing innovation. Brilliant innovation is still just one step towards the next great thing Tesla Motors plans on making…
132: Alison Circle, Columbus Metropolitan Library
Jul 11, 2016 • 22 min
Today’s guest shares how Columbus Metropolitan Library creates an environment that’s attractive, comfortable, and relevant to today’s rapidly-changing needs and lifestyles. Columbus Metropolitan Library: Creating a community around knowledge To…
131: Does Payment Affect Customer Experience?
Jul 7, 2016 • 19 min
Today we discuss the impact different methods of payment have on customers and the way we do business. Methods of payment and the experiences around them We admit payment methods aren’t a sexy topic like unboxing or social media engagement. And…
130: Chloë Thomas, Customer Manipulation
Jun 30, 2016 • 20 min
Adam and Jeannie interview Chloë Thomas, author of Customer Manipulation. Why call it “customer manipulation?” Many businesses struggle because they refuse to think of it this way. But in reality, it is our jobs as marketers to manipulate…
129: TSA Customer Service
Jun 27, 2016 • 14 min
Jeannie and Adam discuss recent issues with the TSA check-in process and how many of the customer experience nightmares that emerged around it could have been avoided. TSA Customer Service Customer service in government security… Dare we use these…
128: Christianne Harder, Fan Engagement
Jun 23, 2016 • 35 min
Today’s guest discusses the digital fan engagement strategy behind the Copa America Centenario, one of the world’s largest soccer tournaments. Fan engagement in the digital age There’s much more to the modern fan engagement than getting the…
127: Is Transparency Effective?
Jun 20, 2016 • 14 min
Jeannie and Adam discuss transparency in business, and what it means for customers, employees and stakeholders. Seeing through the concept of transparency How much information do you really need to share, and with whom? This is an age-old conundrum,…
126: Sven Gierlinger, Patient Empathy
Jun 16, 2016 • 25 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss the challenges of creating a culture around patient empathy with Sven Gierlinger, Chief Experience Officer for Northwell Health. Embedding patient empathy into process and culture Healthcare workers are indeed heroes. With…
125: How Environment Impacts Experience
Jun 13, 2016 • 9 min
Adam and Jeannie discuss how the Cleveland Clinic uses environmental design as an integral part of the experience. Environmental design: An integral part of the experience The Cleveland clinic is world renowned as a pioneer in improving the patient…
124: Brian Andrews, VP of Customer Experience at Sprint
Jun 9, 2016 • 10 min
Adam and Jeannie interview Brian Andrews, VP of Customer Experience at Sprint, at the 2016 CXPA Insight Exchange. Brian Andrews, Pioneering NPS at Intuit and Sprint Before there was a playbook or a Harvard Business Review article on the practice,…
123: CXPA Live, Regulated Industry Challenges
Jun 6, 2016 • 5 min
In the fourth and last episode in a series of live reports from the CXPA Insight Exchange, Jeannie and Adam explore the challenges of improving customer experience around industry regulations. Industry regulations are no excuse! Companies in…
122: Tema Frank, People Shock
Jun 2, 2016 • 19 min
Tema Frank discusses her latest book, People Shock, and how to balance technology with process and people for a better customer experience. Connecting people with process As we rely more on technology, we acquire new processes. And those processes…
121: CXPA Live, Healthcare Experience Observations
May 30, 2016 • 6 min
In the third episode of a series of live reports from the CXPA Insight Exchange, Jeannie and Adam discuss new challenges and opportunities around the healthcare experience. Decoding the healthcare experience At this year’s CXPA Insight Exchange, our…
120: Jim Kalbach, Experience Mapping Expert
May 26, 2016 • 19 min
Experience mapping expert and author Jim Kalbach shares little-known but powerful secrets to leading and executing a successful mapping project. The holistic approach to experience mapping Thinking of creating a customer journey map, process diagram…