Quick: What’s the top reason for customer dissatisfaction? Unmet expectations. And while failed expectations happen for many reasons, at the core of every disappointing service experience is a breakdown in trust. Whether that happens due to a broken promise time or another example of miscommunication, it still means that an advisor or manager overpromised results […]

The service journey can be fast-paced and complicated. One missed appointment, a broken promise time or confused communication can lead to missed steps and a poor customer experience. The pace of service retail in this digital-driven and on-demand market places a premium on efficiency and creates a need to build an automated monitoring, communication, and […]

Certified Car Service Dealer-FX

Summer is almost over. And it would seem the years of ever-increasing new car sales are also coming to an end, which means service departments will soon be more vital than ever — a fact that underlines the need for an effective operational plan. Here are three headlines that show just how much things are changing: […]

Customers come and go. Hopefully, they come back. If not, we’ll send them a coupon! Does this sound like your customer retention program? It might. After all, when times are good it’s easy to let retention fall off the radar. Investing in programs designed to bring back existing customers just doesn’t seem very important when […]

Here-are-a-Few-Customer-Experience-Lessons-from-Apple-Trillion Dollar Journey Dealer-FX

On August 2, Apple became the first U.S. company to reach a $1 trillion market valuation. In doing so, it crossed an interesting threshold once thought unattainable, at least for anything other than a global energy company. But then again – was anyone really surprised? Probably not. Apple is unique, after all, a public showcase […]