Customer Experience News 129: Emotional Connection, Which Journey to Map & CCO to CEO

Alex Allwood ALEX ALLWOOD, Customer Experience, Customer Experience News, Customer Journey Mapping

5 Ways to Forge an Emotional Connection With Customers  (3min) This article from Forbes details five ways businesses can forge an emotional connection with customers to gain insights that inform better experience design, improved communication …

Customer Experience News 125: Customer Segmentation, CLV, and Monetizing NPS

Alex Allwood ALEX ALLWOOD, Customer Experience, Customer Experience News, Customer-Centric Hack, CX Strategy

Customer-Centric Hack: Customer Segmentation for CX Mapping (2min) In this week’s post Alex Allwood argues that using Customer Lifetime Value (CLV) to segment high value customers focuses attention on the journeys that …

Customer Experience News 123: Mass Customisation, NPS vs NetCNS and VoC

Alex Allwood ALEX ALLWOOD, Customer Experience, Customer Experience News, CX

How Carnival Mass Customises Guest Experiences (3min) Cruise operator Carnival is now hyper-personalising guest experiences at scale with the recent launch of their high-tech Ocean Medallion. Experience guru Joe Pine explains how the device ‘efficiently, seamlessly and amazingly’ …

Customer Experience News 122: Gartner B2B Journeys, Southwest Airlines, Culture & Forrester

Alex Allwood ALEX ALLWOOD, Customer Experience, Customer Experience News, Customer Journey Mapping, Uncategorized

Gartner on the B2B  Customer Journey (2-3min) Latest research from Gartner shows the widely-held assumption that B2B customer journeys are linear is fundamentally flawed. This article from Forbes uses the Gartner findings to illustrate what a B2B …