Social Media Strategies – Twitter Follower Relationship Management

With a significant percentage of B2C companies well established at this point on Twitter, it’s due time they take steps to better understand and take actions around their followers – Follower Relationship Management (FRM) is a method for doing so… You can download PDF version of this whitepaper here. What? A recent survey found that…

Visitor Relationship Management – Optimizing the Online Lifecycle

As companies become more proactive and effective in targeting across traditional direct channels, it’s time to start focusing on customizing interactions online, seeking to gain a better understanding of each website visitor and making the most out of each visit. Website Visitor Relationship Management (VRM) follows the path of CRM, mimicking the use of similar…

Effective Channel Management Strategies – Segmenting the Channels

Channel analytics, the often neglected sibling of customer analytics, presents significant opportunities for companies seeking to better their channel-related performance, especially those in industries with large distribution networks (such as financial institutions, telecoms operators, retailers, automotive distributors, etc.)… You can download PDF version of this whitepaper here. What? In today’s marketplace, where the number of…

Five New Opportunities in Credit Card Analytics

By now, many leading banks and credit card providers have already invested in basic credit card analytics, such as value, behavior and needs/lifestyle segmentation, churn prediction, and credit risk analysis. Is this the end of road for customer insights in the field? Hardly so – this article summarizes five relatively niche ways of using credit…

Handset Purchasing Customer Experience – Optimizing the Retail Sales Cycle

While many telecom operators undergo customer experience transformation engagements, many fail to take into particular focus one specific part of the customer experience – the handset sales cycle. Not only is this area a particularly lucrative one for telecoms, but it also is one that allows for stronger bonding with the customer… You can download…

Channel Migration Strategies – Matching Customers to the Optimum Channels

As the number of channels which a company can service its customers through has proliferated over the years and will likely continue to, strategies need to be developed that turn into actions aimed at shifting certain customers to certain channels, in order to best optimize the cost of servicing customers vs. the level of service…