How On-Demand Businesses Can Provide On-Demand Help with Self-Service and Omni-Channel Solutions

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Businesses with on-demand apps have disrupted their respective industries while providing consumers with a fresh new way to buy, sell, travel and everything in between. If you’ve ever booked a ride, ordered a meal, purchased tickets or reserved a table you’re well aware of the …

No Such Thing as TMI: Customers Willing to Get Personal to Get a Better Experience

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If you are unwilling or unable to meet the new consumer-set engagement standards of today’s customer, get ready for rumble. The 2016 Aspect Consumer Experience Index showed us that half of U.S. consumers moved from at least one company in the past year because of …

Conversational systems are the future and there is no running away from this dialogue

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Recently, I stumbled upon a very interesting video by one of my favorite music composers -Hans Zimmer. It was an introductory clipping of his online music tutorial -MasterClass, where he was trying to explain to his prospective students how composing music is a fairly simple …

Customer Service Heaven Is Just a Virtual Personal Assistant Away

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Customer needs and desires do not always overlap with business objectives: for example, cutting costs as a corporate goal does not benefit the consumer directly.

As for customer service in the past, cutting costs often meant the introduction of automation in the form of Interactive Voice …