going the extra mile

Going the Extra Mile — The Difference Between Just Doing a Job and Genuinely Engaging with the Customer

On occasion it feels as though certain phrases in the language of business are overused. Take ‘walking in the customers shoes’ for example. What about ‘moments of truth’? Another common one is ‘walking the talk’. Whilst the meaning behind the phrases is perfectly well intended, all too often the words and their meaning are dismissed […]

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CX Design - Hellon1

Customer Experience Design: 3 essential (design) skills for creating a great customer experience

  One of the six competencies required in the armory of all Customer Experience Professionals is defined by the Customer Experience Professionals Association (CXPA) as ‘Experience Improvement & Design’. To become a Certified Customer Experience Professional (CCXP), you will need to have knowledge of the following: Design thinking and customer co-creation approaches Process improvement methodologies […]

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2015 UK CX Awards Welcome

I’m like parsley – I get everywhere!’ – Stories that amazed and inspired me at the 2015 UK Customer Experience Awards!

The month of September comes around every year. The kids go back to school. Millions go back to work after the summer holiday. Autumn starts to knock on the door. Christmas decorations are prominently displayed in stores all across the land. September is a month that signals change – some embrace it, while others despair […]

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Nunwood Customer Champions

A new era of experience branding: The KPMG Nunwood Customer Experience Excellence Centre 2015 UK Analysis

For the last six years, Nunwood (now a part of the KPMG family) have been assessing how customer centric well known brands are across three continents. During these years of producing their Customer Experience Excellence Analysis, they have conducted over 1 million customer evaluations of more than 900 brands (across all sectors) – these facts […]

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