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10 Questions For Better Business Performance & Profitability.

Too often, when things go off course in business, the most typical question from management is “Why?” Often that question puts team members on the defensive instead of inspiring them to discover what really went wrong, how to prevent it from happening again, correcting course and trying again instead of addressing the broken process. My[…]

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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[…]

Alan Berg: 5 Elements Of Websites That Generate Sales

Alan Berg: 5 Elements Of Websites That Generate Sales

When it comes to speaking fluent “WOW!,” the language of the high-spending, loyal, raving customers businesses want to attract most, it’s important to exceed their expectations at every touch point of your business from first contact throughout the entirety of their relationship with your business. Chances are that the first point of contact for a[…]

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[…]

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Joel Goldberg: Building A Championship Company Culture

“You can never take day off from your culture. It takes effort every day.” – Joel Goldberg Kansas Citians know my video interview guest, Joel Goldberg, as part of the Kansas City Royals TV broadcast team since 2008. He’s also a powerful keynote speaker who speaks to businesses across the country on the principles of[…]

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“Colonels Of Wisdom” from the Colonel’s Daughter, Author Lauren Schieffer

As the daughter of a career Air Force officer, keynote speaker and author, Lauren Schieffer, CSP, gained a profound independence and ability to adapt to changing circumstances. The lessons she learned have helped her make smart decisions and overcome adversity with humility and a sense of humor. In her upcoming book, “Colonels of Wisdom: A[…]

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How To Deliver “WOW!” Customer Experiences | Make Bold Choices

Bold Choices Lead To Spectacular Results.   You can’t get your business to where you want to be if you constantly question the decisions you make about how you’re going to get it there—instead of being pro-active, making bold choices, sticking with them, moving forward and doing something spectacular. Whether you’re questioning the need for[…]

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Elevate Customer Experiences To Academy Award Winning Caliber

Did you know that Pixar Studios—the folks that brought you “Toy Story,” “Monsters, Inc.,” “Cars” and “Finding Nemo”—has won 16 Academy Awards? Even so, they don’t rest on their laurels. Every team member in the Pixar organization, from the receptionist to the president, is encouraged to take four hours of class every single week on[…]