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2019 Customer Experience Trends

Filed in Blog, Customer Experience, Customer Service by on December 4, 2018 0 Comments
2019 Customer Experience Trends

Customer Experience trends are bigger and better for 2019. Artificial Intelligence (AI) tops the list, with a virtual army of app developers working around the clock to help us excite, entertain and educate our clients. With AI, shopping will be more highly personalized than ever, potentially quashing any lingering doubts that customer service and experience are …Continue Reading

2019 Retail Trends

Filed in Blog, Customer Experience, Customer Service, Retail by on November 14, 2018 0 Comments
2019 Retail Trends

If we don’t look ahead we risk being left in the dust, and perhaps nowhere is that risk greater than with the emergence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) as a practical retail technology. AI has left the lab, and although its long-range impacts and unexpected consequences remain the domain of science fiction writers, brands and retailers …Continue Reading

Many E-Commerce Sites Are Stupid

Many E-Commerce Sites Are Stupid

E-commerce sites don’t make sense. In many cases they look like every other site, cluttered and not easy to search for the Contact Us number. If a telephone number can be located, it is usually buried in a maze of other categories or only available through the company’s search engine. Even when you find a telephone …Continue Reading

Is it Worth Paying Experienced Retail Associates Higher Salaries?

Is it Worth Paying Experienced Retail Associates Higher Salaries?

In a recent article in The Washington Post,  Minimum Wages are Rising, Pay for Experienced Retail Workers is Not, the authors write,“Retailers have made headlines for raising their minimum hourly wages in quick succession — CVS to $11, Costco to $13, Target to $15 by 2020 — while 29 states and the District now require …Continue Reading

Ten Tips for Effective Networking

Filed in Blog by on August 8, 2018 0 Comments
Ten Tips for Effective Networking

According to Webster’s dictionary, networking is “the cultivation of a productive relationships for employment or business.” The key word is relationship. Unfortunately, the majority of people in the business community don’t seem to understand that important part of the definition.  I thought it would be helpful to outline ten tips to help initiate relationships that …Continue Reading