How Much is Too Much? Getting it Right With One-to-One Communications

Overwhelmed by how often companies you have a relationship with get in touch with you? You’re not alone – companies have lost all control around how frequently they are communicating with their customers. It’s due time they take a look at their communications practices and make amends… You can download PDF version of this whitepaper…

Product Network Analysis – The Next Big Thing in Retail Data Mining

One of the biggest challenges retailers have is the depth of data available for decision making, especially if they don’t have a loyalty program. Though limited, are retailers nonetheless maximizing use of their existing data today? The answer is no. Product Network Analysis opens a new range of insights which can maximize return on category…

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…

Bridging the Chasm – The Collaboration of Consumer & Business Marketing

Rare is the company that within has its consumer & business units working hand in hand to improve the bottom line of the company. Bundling across business units is one area which holds significant potential for those companies that can pull it off… You can download PDF version of this whitepaper here. Competition is a…

Customer Analytics Gone Wrong – Eight Common Mistakes to Avoid When Deploying Customer Analytics Models

Designing customer analytics models is only half the battle. Equally, if not more difficult, is deploying them, such that actions triggered by the model outputs are being taken on a daily basis. In this follow-up article, we highlight some of the most commonly made mistakes that prevent companies from succeeding at deploying models… You can…

Real-Time Customer Value Management – Sales and Churn Triggers

Traditional monthly churn prediction or sales potential models help companies identify only some of the opportunities they can take action on to grow and retain their customer base; real-time sales and churn triggers help identify the rest… You can download PDF version of this whitepaper here. What? Customer value management-related data mining models have been…

SMEs and Churn – 15 Key Factors Driving Them Away From Operators

At the heart of any mobile operator’s marketing department efforts is the goal of driving down churn. A segment that is relatively ignored by telecoms – small to medium enterprises (SMEs) – have their own unique set of reasons for churning, reasons which need to be explored then addressed with the right solutions. In this…