Can Mindfulness At Work Improve Your Customer Service?

Try A Little More Mindfulness at Work To Make Employees & Customers Happier

Grinch Alert: I’m a skeptic when I hear words like “mindfulness” and “holistic”, especially in the context of business. But today’s podcast guest, Dorota Ulkowska of the Potential Project, has a point when she talks about the benefits of mindfulness at …Continue Reading →

What Customers Really Think About Your Personalization Efforts!

Personalization: Despite what mom said, sometimes it is OK to ask personal questions.

Personalization: More Than a Trendy Word? When I was a little girl, my Mom told me, “We don’t ask personal questions.” I’d already embarrassed her enough by asking in my little high pitched toddler voice whether her hairdresser was a man …Continue Reading →

3P Profit Formula – #1: Promise, & How It Can Grow Your Profits

Chapter 5 of Tema Frank’s forthcoming book, PeopleShock: The 3P Profit Formula for the Digital Era. The 1st P is Promise.

As many of you know, I’m finishing writing my new book, PeopleShock: The 3P Profit Formula for the Digital Era. The 3Ps that lead to profit are Promise + People + Process. In today’s podcast episode, I take you through Chapter …Continue Reading →

From $20 to $500 Million: A Turnaround Success Strategy

Sue Miller used a customer service focused strategy to turnaround a struggling company

When Sue Miller walked into her new job as President of computer products vendor, Softsel, she knew it had problems. While it’s US parent company was successful, the subsidiary she would be leading had not yet turned a profit in …Continue Reading →

10 Steps To Improving Staff Morale, Quality & Profits

Tema Frank & Marcie Kiziak check out the artistry on the shop floor, where staff morale has turned around

Human Resources Vice President, Marcie Kiziak, got a chance to test out her HR theories on how to improve staff morale and turn around a dysfunctional workplace. She was thrown into an industrial coatings company as an interim Operations VP …Continue Reading →

Have You Felt The Pain Of A Change Management Program From Hell?

Change Management is Hard!

Change Management Sucks At least, that’s what most employees seem to think. So do a lot of their leaders. Get your FREE Transcript Now! Hardly surprising, when 70% of change management efforts fail. And yet, change is happening in every industry …Continue Reading →

Does Your Company Feel Out of Control?

You May Be A Victim of The Growth Paradox: When Business Success Creates Failure Congratulations! That little company you’ve slaved over is hitting the big-time. You are grabbing new customers like crazy. Everything looks great. But… There could be a …Continue Reading →

Want to Grow Your Business Quickly? Focus on Employees First!

Grow your business by keeping employees happy by, among other things, giving them all private offices

Happy Employees Produce Happy Customers According to Cuban immigrant and entrepreneur, Chris Izquierdo, if you want to grow your business quickly you need to focus on having happy employees. Get your FREE Transcript Now! When he launched DevFacto Technologies he based the …Continue Reading →

Want More Loyal Customers? Start By Helping Your Suppliers!

Loyal Customers Come from Great Suppliers: A challenge in the home building business

When customer experience experts talk about creating loyal customers we often start by telling you to figure out what your customers’ needs and wants are. Next, we tell you to look at how you are treating your staff. But there’s another component that’s …Continue Reading →