Alan Berg Wedding Solutions Podcast

How To Deliver A Better Customer Experience From The Start

Customer Service is doing what’s necessary…answering the phone, responding to an email, etc. The Customer Experience is defined by how you make the customer feel during those interactions. Do they feel valued, special and important, or do they feel they are nothing more than just a transaction? – Ron Ruth Delivering an experience that gives[…]

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Marceline, MO | Walt Disney’s Inspiration For Magical Guest Service

What in the world can every customer focused business learn from the magical guest experiences delivered by the “Happiest Place on Earth®?” More than you can imagine. I recently custom designed my presentation “Behind The Castle Walls: Creating MAGIC In Any Business” for the 2021 virtual conference of the International Accreditation Council for Business Education[…]

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re!magine: An Evening to reBoot Your Business and Your Life

Business leaders, owners, managers and entrepreneurs, please join me and nine of my fellow members of the Kansas City Chapter of the National Speakers Association for a free, virtual mini-business conference, “re!magine: An Evening to reBoot Your Business and Your Life.” This extraordinary, uplifting and inspiring back-to-business celebration takes place on Tuesday, May 4th, 2021[…]

4 ways to prepare your business to meet the challenge of exceeding customer expectations in this post-COVID

4 Ways To Deliver Customer Experiences In A Post-COVID World.

Now that businesses are reopening, customers are excited to shop again but they’ve also raised the bar on their expectations from the businesses they patronize. Here are 4 ways to help you meet the challenge of exceeding those expectations as a business owner, entrepreneur or manager and to making your customers say “WOW!” First….Your Customers[…]

Delivering Championship Caliber Customer Experiences

Delivering Championship Caliber Customer Experiences

I’m pretty stoked for another season of pro-football and even more excited to see if my Kansas City Chiefs can do what pundits of the game call an extraordinarily difficult feat—making a back-to- back Super Bowl appearances. But every championship team knows that titles are only repeatable with constant improvement in every facet of their[…]

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Customer Experience Secrets From “Into The Unknown: Making Frozen 2”

I watched “Into The Unknown: Making Frozen 2” this month on Disney Plus. If you’ve not seen it, you’re missing an entertaining, 6-part documentary that focuses on the challenges and creativity needed to undertake not just any Disney animated feature, but the follow-up to what had been Disney’s most successful animated feature, “Frozen.” But, that[…]

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Businesses Are Reopening. Are You Ready To “WOW!,” Again?

Now that businesses are reopening, customers are excited to shop again, but they’ve also raised the bar on their expectations from the businesses they patronize. Here are 4 ways to help you meet the challenge of exceeding those expectations as a business owner, entrepreneur or manager and to making your customers say “WOW!” 1. Your[…]

Geoff Ramm, Customer Experience Expert, On Celebrity Service And Storytelling.

I had the pleasure of speaking with keynote speaker, Geoff Ramm. Geoff is also the creator and author of “Celebrity Service.” C-E-L-E-B-R-I-T-Y means: C = Consistency E = Excitement L = Love E = Engagement B = Bravado R = Response I = Integrity T = Thank You Y = You & Your Team As[…]

Ron Ruth | Now An eSpeaker Certified Virtual Presenter

I’ve just earned my eSpeaker Virtual Presenter Certification. So, what does that mean to meeting or event planners? It means you can now receive the same engaging, inspiring, informative, and entertaining Customer Experience content that I’ve presented from the stage all these years, on whatever virtual platform you choose for your next business conference or[…]

Lessons My Father Taught Me About Customer Experiences.

My dad was one of my greatest mentors in life and in business. And, with Father’s Day here, I share a video tribute to my dad through my memories of his years as a manager of a Kansas City grocery store and the five valuable lessons I learned from him in treating customers—treating people with[…]