Racism or negative ethnicity should have no place in a business environment. Negative comments about a person’s skin color, ethnicity or culture is very offensive and unacceptable in any social situation. Sadly you might come across a number of customers, who have adopted the ideology that a particular race, ethnic group, or tribe is inferior. Dealing with such racist customers can be very difficult, especially when their negative remarks are as a result of anger.
What do you do when a customer hurls racist remarks at an employee (you) or other customers? Here are tips on how to handle racist or bigoted customers – Continue reading Tips On How To Handle Racist Customers
Since the beginning of the global Internet age, everyone started going online. This includes business organizations as well. Naturally, when businesses realized just how many people are online on a daily basis, they saw the opportunity to expand their business incentives to the digital world as well. Continue reading Why Live Chat Is Crucial For Customer Support – Jason Grills
We are in the age of the customer, there’s no doubt about it. Customers have more power over businesses at this point in history than at any other time. In fact, one customer today can share an experience with millions of people effortlessly and without spending a dime, thanks to the internet & social media. This implies that brands have their reputation at stake each time a customer shares their experience with the business online. Continue reading 10 Customer Experience Mistakes You Should Avoid
In business, customers are valuable and important. In fact, as the popular saying goes – “the Customer is always right”. Does that mean that a business should put up with dishonest customers who lie and manipulate their way to getting things at the expense of the business? Continue reading How to Deal With Dishonest Customers
Thanks to the internet and social media, the world has become a global village. People across vast distances can connect and share ideas just as easily as you can read this post. It has become more important than ever today to ensure a positive brand reputation. Continue reading Why You Should Ensure A Positive Brand Reputation
Knowing what the customer wants and how they think about a brand or its products has become increasingly necessary in business and surveys are a popular and effective way of getting the information required. Designing a survey involves much more than just choosing the questions to ask, care must be taken to avoid customer survey mistakes that occur during development. Continue reading 11 Costly Customer Survey Mistakes You Should Avoid [Infographic]
The internet is a very large place, with an endless number of websites, tools, and resources out there, it is important to know which is worth your time.
We understand how busy you are and how challenging customer service can be, so we have taken the liberty to do all leg work and filter out websites that can add value to your career. Continue reading 11 Important Websites For Customer Service Professionals
Professionals in the service industry need some inspiration from time to time. Stories about everyday heroes going beyond their job specifications to make a customer happy are always packed with learning points and practical examples of what going above and beyond to deliver service should look and feel like. Continue reading Birthday In The Sky – Customer Service Story
Customers in any business are attracted to enjoyable, comfortable experiences and will generally prefer to do business with those organizations they have built a good relationship with. Building rapport with customers is important in developing the positive relationship necessary for great service delivery. The ability of employees to build and sustain rapport with customers is important to every company’s success. Continue reading 5 Tips On How To Build Rapport With Customers
The world of customer service can be fun, stressful and sometimes crazy. Looking beyond boring statistics and reports, there are tons of interesting customer service facts and figures that would blow your mind. Here’s a list of fun customer service facts
Continue reading 10 Customer Service Facts That Would Blow Your Mind