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Customer Experience Insights

How to Manage Labor Shortages this Summer

In the restaurant and retail industry today, good people are hard to find and harder to keep. Even prior to the pandemic, recruitment and retention have long been major pain points for owners and operators. So how do you manage in a market with a labor shortage? Cross-train...

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3 Ways to Improve the Buy Online Pick-Up In Store (BOPIS) Customer Experience

Are your stores primed to compete with Amazon’s “Buy Online Pick-up In Store” (BOPIS) service? In 2019, Business Insider reported that 68 percent of consumers “click and collect” as an increasing number of brick-and-mortar retailers offer this service. But last year, by late...

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6 Ways to Minimize Customer Churn

We've discussed how to find the source of customer churn. Figuring out the source of churn is the easy part. When it comes to actually minimizing the churn, that’s where the hard work comes in. There is a theme to understand before we dig into the nitty-gritty. You have to be...

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What is Customer Churn and How to Identify Its Source

If you’re a business that is starting out, scaling, growing, or even simply maintaining customer churn is something you need to look at and evaluating at every step. It’s something that is, in fact, so important to manage and look at that realistically you should keep an updated...

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IntelliShop Named a Shopper’s Choice Winner for Mystery Shopping Professionals Association Americas (MSPA)

Hi Shoppers, THANK YOU for voting IntelliShop one of MSPA’s Shopper’s Choice winners – for the SIXTH consecutive year! We are very appreciative of this honor, and we do not take it, or you, lightly, or for granted. Your work is important to helping us be the best customer...

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Customer Experience Insights

Customer Experience Matters Even More Now: 6 Steps to Make it Work

I called a popular restaurant in Chicago today, to make a reservation for dinner during my family’s annual trip there, coming up in December (we’re very much hoping to still do it this year). The person who answered responded with, “We’re not taking reservations for then yet...

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Customer Experience Insights

Is Mystery Shopping About To Get Less…Mysterious?

IntelliShop, the Perrysburg, Ohio, company known for its roster of 1 million-plus mystery shoppers with clients in industries like health care, banking, restaurants, real estate, museums and more, is rolling out a new Brand Standards and Compliance division. Among its focuses –...

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Customer Experience Insights

How to Calculate Customer Experience ROI

There’s no question that providing an exceptional customer experience can yield a great return. Yet, it can be challenging to quantify the value of your investment. Every company is different, so although there are some universal components that make up an exceptional...

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How to Leverage Competitive Auditing to Make Customer Experience Your Key Brand Differentiator

In today’s marketplace, why do customers choose you over your competitors? For many, customer experience is the deciding factor. Walker reports that in 2020, customer experience has overtaken price and product as the key brand differentiator. According to the Wall Street...

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Customer Experience Insights

Abandoned Carts: How Your Return Policy Affects the Customer Experience

The end goal of any customer journey goes beyond completing a purchase. The post-purchase experience can be just as important as the purchase itself, so it’s crucial that the purchase meets the customer’s expectations. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Your return...

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