Amazing Business Radio

Amazing Business Radio

Amazing Business Radio features customer service expert and New York Times bestselling author Shep Hyken who interviews leading business professionals and other customer experience experts. Each guest shares tips and insights on how to succeed in business. The bright business minds featured on Amazing Business Radio come from all over the world and include viral video stars, corporate CEOs, bestselling authors, thought leaders, and many other inspiring personalities. The show covers a variety of topics related to customer service and customer experience and will provide answers that listeners need to know in order to take their success to the next level. Amazing Business Radio airs every week on, itunes, Soundcloud, and other platforms and channels.

Episodes

October 26, 2021 27 min
Defining Success from the Customer's Perspective Shep Hyken interviews Dan Balcauski, founder and principal consultant for Product Tranquility, where he focuses on helping high-volume B2B SaaS CEOs define pricing and packaging for new products. They discuss what companies can learn from subscription models about focusing on the customer’s journey and feedback. Top Takeaways:   Anything can be a subscription. Whether you are sel...
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Personalization and Creativity in Customer Experience Shep Hyken interviews Noa Danon, Co-Founder and CEO of EverAfter. She has extensive experience leading Product and User Experience teams. They discuss how organizations businesses can ensure customer renewals and expansion by creating personalized customer experiences.  Top Takeaways:   ·      The customer who makes the decision to buy a product may not be the same person who us...
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October 12, 2021 28 min
How Authentic Leaders Lead with Happiness and Humanity  Shep Hyken interviews Jenn Lim, CEO of Delivering Happiness and the author of Beyond Happiness: How Authentic Leaders Prioritize Purpose and People for Growth and Impact. They discuss how leaders can adapt to the new workplace by being authentic and aligned with their purpose.  Top Takeaways:   ·      As leaders, we need to get more real with ourselves. We want to celebrate th...
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Empowering Customer Service Agents with Knowledge Shep Hyken interviews Daniel Fallmann, founder of Mindbreeze, a tool that helps companies capture a holistic view of their customers' data. They discuss how organizations can arm their frontline customer service professionals with the technology that can help them offer better customer service.  Top Takeaways:  ·      The lack of information on a specific customer or product is ...
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Utilizing Customer Experience as a Sales Tool  Shep Hyken interviews Paul Reilly, a professional speaker, sales trainer, and author of Selling Through Tough Times. They discuss how brands can provide value to their customers during uncertain times.  Top Takeaways:   ·      When you create good experiences, especially during tough times, you are providing value beyond the product that you are selling. ·      Certainty and stability...
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How to Get Your Customers to Come Back Again and Again  Shep Hyken talks about his new book I'll Be Back: How to Get Customers to Come Back Again and Again. The book comes out on September 21, 2021. Top Takeaways:  ·      Questions like, "Are you happy with our service?" and "Would you be willing to recommend us?" are great history lessons. Another important measure of customer service success is behavior – whet...
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Creating Customers for Life Shep Hyken interviews John Jantsch is a marketing consultant, speaker, and author of The Ultimate Marketing Engine. They discuss how to serve, understand, and create evangelists out of your ideal customers.  Top Takeaways:   ·      A repeat customer keeps coming back but a loyal customer is someone who will do even more business with you once they come back. ·      Focus your attention on the growth of...
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Shep Hyken interviews Rick DeLisi and Dan Michaeli, authors of Digital Customer Service: Transforming Customer Experience for An On-Screen World. They discuss why customer-centric companies need digital transformation.   Top Takeaways:  ·        Digital Customer Service is about interactions that take place on-screen or have a component of on-screen enhancements (on-screen automation, on-collaboration, on-screen communication). ·  ...
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Creating Consistent Exceptional Customer Experiences   Shep Hyken interviews Dan Gingiss, an international keynote speaker, coach, and author of The Experience Maker. They discuss how to create experiences that customers want to talk about.  Top Takeaways:   o An Experience Maker is that person in an organization that wears the customer hat at all times. They think through every business problem from a customer's perspective. ...
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Preventing Customer Churn   Shep Hyken interviews Philipp Wolf, CEO of Custify, a company that helps SaaS businesses deliver great results for customers. They discuss how to utilize customer information and behavior to help ensure customer success.   Top Takeaways:   ·      Customer service can be reactive. It typically happens when a customer reaches out (via phone, chat, email, or other channels) because they have a problem, and...
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Shep Hyken interviews Greg Hanover, CEO at Liveops. They discuss the three most uncommon soft skills that make up the best customer service reps: Creativity, Coordinating with others, and Cognitive Flexibility. Top Takeaways:- What's needed to deliver an excellent customer experience is creativity and problem-solving. It's right up there at the top of the list. This is a key personality trait. When running your home-based b...
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Shep Hyken interviews Sharad Khandelwal, co-founder and CEO of SentiSum. They discuss Khandelwal’s artificial intelligence platform that collects valuable information and insights from consumers who reach out. Top Takeaways:- The new technology, artificial intelligence, reads and analyzes all support conversations, regardless of channel, and even tags them with reasons. The goal of this platform is to provide you with real-time ins...
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Surviving and Thriving in a World of Digital Giants Shep Hyken interviews Ray Wang, Principal Analyst, Founder, and Chairman of Silicon Valley, based Constellation Research, Inc. They discuss Ray’s book, Everybody Wants to Rule the World: Surviving and Thriving in a World of Digital Giants, a groundbreaking guide that reveals which companies will thrive and get crushed by the powerful forces now at work.   Top Takeaways: - The bigg...
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How To Compete with the Digital Giants Shep Hyken interviews John Wass, CEO of Profit Isle. They discuss how companies can identify and focus on their most profitable customers. Top Takeaways:  ·        Businesses need to know which customers are most profitable for them and what value they can offer that makes them unique. ·        It is critical for brands to choose the customers that their business model, team, and company DNA ...
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Shep?Hyken?interviews John Ball, the Executive Vice President and General Manager of Customer Workflows at ServiceNow. They discuss how companies can create a great end-to-end customer experience and enhance productivity through process mapping. ? Top Takeaways:? ?????????Customer service is traditionally focused on the engagement layer (how customers make requests) but not on customer operations (getting the job done). However, it...
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Shep Hyken interviews Jason Ten-Pow, CEO and President of ONR, the CX consulting firm he founded in 2009. They discuss how businesses can create long-term and sustainable revenue and profits by talking to their customers.   Top Takeaways:  ·        When businesses take the mundane transactions to the experiential, customers come to see what they will do next. ·        Customer expectations have evolved over the last year-and-a-half...
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Top Takeaways:  ·        Hire people who assume a leadership position when it comes to taking care of the customer. (Even if you’re not a leader, manager, or supervisor, it doesn’t mean you can’t treat the customer as if you are.) ·        Everybody is a customer. Show up in a way that is receptive to the needs of both your customers (internal customers and external customers). ·        To create self-leaders, the leaders of the co...
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Top Takeaways: ·        Many companies think that they are customer-obsessed while unaware of the customer-focused gaps within their organization. These gaps can be felt by the customers through their digital channels, interactions with people, and a variety of things in their organization. ·        Gaps in being a customer-obsessed organization happen when companies do not deliver their brand promise. ·        The brand promise f...
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Top Takeaways:  ·        Even if you are in a B2B industry, decision-makers are still likely to compare you to their best experiences as a consumer. ·        Digital transformation is more than just implementing technology. It is rethinking your business process to make it easier for customers to do business with you. ·        Delivering a WOW experience can result in a 12-58% in the customer's repurchase intent. ·        Hassl...
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Top Takeaways: ·        A customer gives us the gift of trust when they choose us. We must return that trust with integrity, passion, relentless effort, and a sound process. ·        Society has allowed companies to give customers mediocrity. Returning to do business with companies that do not provide great customer service sets the tone that it is okay to do less. ·        With so much competition out there, every business ca...
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