- March 11, 2015
Pet Supplies Plus needed to consolidate a handful of legacy systems and move to the cloud to better serve its customers in a multichannel fashion.
- March 09, 2015
Marketers strive to provide personalized experiences to their customers. But customers will only reveal personal information in exchange for trust.
- March 03, 2015
Companies jumping on the mobile payment bandwagon need to tread carefully as consumers are still skeptical about the security of their data.
- March 02, 2015
Mark Roberge, chief revenue officer at HubSpot, uses serious data analysis when hiring sales staff. But science doesn't crowd out instinct.
- March 02, 2015
Contact center agents are supposed to help customers with issue resolution. But that's tough when agents lack good working knowledge of products.
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- February 10, 2015
Corporations are using customer data to gain a competitive edge in the market, but new analytics technologies pose privacy downsides.
- January 20, 2015
Russ Hearl built a sales team from three 'lone wolves' to a fleet of 40-plus reps. How? By taking a Henry Ford approach to sales management strategy.
- January 13, 2015
Adobe Campaign, the marketing automation tool in the Adobe Marketing Cloud suite, enables companies to use customer data to tailor marketing efforts.
- January 12, 2015
Companies want to use data to personalize customer interaction and boost sales. But data silos have left some adrift.
- January 08, 2015
In this book excerpt, thought leader and author David Giannetto discusses ways companies can cost-effectively identify and gain customers.
- November 25, 2014
Industry watchers say retailers need to exploit mobile devices and community forums to end the race to the bottom of deep discounting.
- November 18, 2014
Beacons can potentially enhance the in-store customer experience, but there's no one-size-fits-all blueprint that retailers and brands can follow.
- November 17, 2014
JackThreads uses data to shape customer experience strategy, from which products to sell and how to inform customers to seal the deal.
- November 13, 2014
Marketing departments used to dump junk customer leads in the lap of sales, then wash their hands of the sales process. Today, that won't cut it.
- November 11, 2014
Saddled with ancient ERP and CRM systems, one company took the leap and implemented an all-in-one system.