Author Archives: Andrew Ashton

About Andrew Ashton

C.F.O. of Teleperformance UK, Ireland, South Africa

Are you ignoring your customers?

Which channel do you prefer to use when accessing a company customer service centre? Most of us are familiar with a call to the free phone number or an email address (as I mentioned in my last blog) like customerservice@bigfriendlycompany.com, but … Continue reading

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UK consumers prefer email to social media for customer service

Financial News magazine recently published some very interesting statistics focused on the channel consumers prefer to use to interact with brands. Customer service technology consultancy Portal asked 500 UK consumers how they prefer to interact with a brand and email … Continue reading

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Customers really don’t want to be ignored

Which channel do you prefer to use when accessing a company customer service centre? Most of us are familiar with a call to the free phone number or an email address like customerservice@bigfriendlycompany.com, but a lot of our focus at … Continue reading

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What’s Happening to the Voice Channel for Customer Service?

Andrew Ashton is CFO of Teleperformance UK, Ireland and South Africa. This is his first post on the blog… The exponential rise of non-voice channels for customer service contacts are upon us. The first channel shift from voice to email … Continue reading

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