Healthcare Industry CX Best Practices

Posted by Mike Aoki on May 16, 2019

5 Customer Service Tips for Healthcare Industry Contact Centers

Why can’t you tell me over the phone?”, “What do you mean that’s not your policy?” “Is there anyone else who can help me?” Those are common customer service complaints in healthcare. In addition to actual medical attention, patients and their families often deal with booking appointments, getting specialist referral visits and reporting billing errors. That leads to understandable patient frustration.

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5 Customer Service Tips for Manufacturers on How to Support Your Distribution Channel

Posted by Mike Aoki on Apr 16, 2019
"They are our sales force. Without wholesalers and retailers, we can't make money!" a Business Development Manager said to me recently. He was right! Most manufacturers do not sell directly to the public. Instead, they sell through wholesalers and retail channels to make a profit.
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Tags: Customer Experience, CCTR Operations, How-to, verticals

Insurance Industry CX Best Practices

Posted by Mike Aoki on Mar 12, 2019

5 Customer Service Tips for Insurance Industry Contact Centers

Insurance is one of the most challenging industries for customer service. People do not want to think about life insurance since, it reminds them of dying. Others think auto insurance prices are too high. Meanwhile, people file claims only when something bad happens: car accident/theft, home disasters or even serious illness/death.

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5 Customer Service Tips for Energy Industry (HVAC) Contact Centers

Posted by Mike Aoki on Feb 13, 2019

“A chain is only as strong as its weakest link.” That saying is at the heart of customer experience: consistently execute every step in a customer’s journey. That is vital when your customers’ heating and air conditioning is at stake. So, how do major HVAC (Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) contact centers ensure their customers get the best possible experience? Here are five tips:

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5 Tips to Provide Better IT Help Desk Support

Posted by Mike Aoki on Jan 15, 2019
Do people dread contacting your Help Desk? Have you received poor Customer Satisfaction Scores from external clients? Or, poor employee attitude survey scores from internal colleagues? Here are five quick tips to provide better IT Help Desk customer service.

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Tags: Customer Experience, CCTR Operations, How-to, verticals