Author Archives: Alistair Niederer

Digital Disruption in the Customer Experience

I have recently been blogging about a few of my expectations for the forthcoming Engage Customer summit this week (Nov 26) in London, including the future of customer service and some of the key trends that will define 2016. However, … Continue reading

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Ovum: Customer Experience is #1 Executive Priority

In preparation for the Engage Customer summit on November 26th I was looking through some of the most recent comment and analysis posted on the Engage Customer site. I saw a great article by Peter Ryan of Ovum (who will be … Continue reading

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Engage Customer 2015: What I’m Looking To Learn

We are just three weeks away from the Engage Customer 2015 summit in London. This event always proves to be an excellent day where people on the frontline of managing customer interactions can debate current problems and future strategies. There … Continue reading

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Teleperformance Shortlisted for NOA Professional Awards

I am pleased to say that the Teleperformance UK team has been shortlisted for three different awards in the National Outsourcing Association (NOA) 3rd Annual Professional Awards. The shortlist was just announced yesterday and all those shortlisted will attend a … Continue reading

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What Kind of Customer Service Do You Prefer?

For the past few years I have been blogging about how far and how fast customer service has changed. A decade ago companies would give you a phone number to call and an email (if you were lucky) and these … Continue reading

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Connected strategies for a relationship economy

Last week London hosted the annual conference of the Institute of Customer Service (ICS) with the theme this year being ‘connected strategies for a relationship economy.’ I was particularly interested in a talk titled “Relationships versus Contacts: Propaganda, Marketing and Feedback, versus … Continue reading

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When Was Your Last Great Experience as a Customer?

When was the last time you interacted with a brand and came away from the experience feeling really good – as if they really understood you and appreciated you as a customer? Unfortunately, for many people this is a difficult … Continue reading

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