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Download: The first chapter of “Chief Customer Officer 2.0” by Jeanne Bliss

With over 30 years as a Chief Customer Officer and training executives in customer experience, Jeanne Bliss knows a thing or two about how companies earn extreme customer love. But, she says that kind of love, the kind that grows your business, isn’t just about customer service. In this 2.0 version of her book Chief…

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Video: Why including your customers can save your business

You’ve got a great, new idea to improve your stuff, make a little more money, and beat your competition. But before you hit the launch button, did you ask your customers about it? According to Mark Hurst, Founder and CEO of Creative Good and author of Customers Included, it’s a crucial step so many companies…

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Video: How earning trust becomes a competitive advantage

“Trust is often your first filter,” Don Peppers, author of Extreme Trust: Honesty as a Competitive Advantage, tells us. No one wants to hang out with someone they don’t trust. The same goes for your customers. In his presentation at SocialMedia.org’s Brands-Only Summit, Don talks about why earning trust and being transparent is not only…

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5 keys to being a business people trust & recommend

“Likeonomics” author Rohit Bhargava explains how to use the power of likeability to sell your product.

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Bob Pearson on “Pre-Commerce”

1:30 — Kurt Vanderah introduces Bob Pearson, author of Pre-Commerce: How Companies and Customers are Transforming Business Together. 1:31 — Transactions are less than 1% of the time/activties that a person spends online doing. 1:35 — Where are the communities at that want what you offer? You have to go out and find them for…

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Jeanne Bliss on “I Love You More Than My Dog”

1:30 — Cale Johnson introduces Jeanne Bliss, author of “I Love You More Than My Dog”: Five Decisions That Drive Extreme Customer Loyalty in Good Times and Bad. 1:31 — Colleen Barrett, keynote speaker today, wrote the forward to the book. 1:32 — Started in Land’s End with founder in 1984. Had to grow business…

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Greg Link on “Smart Trust”

Book chat time! 1:30 — Evette Tan introduces Greg Link, author of Smart Trust: Creating Prosperity, Energy, and Joy in a Low-Trust World. 1:31 — On establishing trust: “Trust is a skill” – You can actually learn it. You can get better at it. People can understand it inherently, but you can build on it,…

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Rob Fuggetta on “Brand Advocates”

1:30 — Kristen Platt introduces Rob Fuggetta, author of Brand Advocates: Turning Enthusiastic Customers into a Powerful Marketing Force. 1:31 — 1. Do you know who your brand advocates are? -You can find who your advocates are by paying attention to who are constantly posting in your social channels and talking about you. 1:35– 2. Are you giving…

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Download: “The Difference Map” by Bernadette Jiwa

We’re big fans of author of The Fortune Cookie Principle and TEDx speaker Bernadette Jiwa, who says that good marketing…

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The first chapter of “The Social Media Side Door” by Ian Greenleigh

Ian reveals the best ways to earn the attention of influential people using social media channels.

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9 Things to Share That Start Conversations

Use the examples in this guide to help inspire ways to make your message more portable and shareable.

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3 Must-Use Word of Mouth Marketing Tools

These tools will help you kick off any word of mouth campaign no matter what topic, industry, or budget.

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The Top Four Tips for Multiplying Your Word of Mouth

These tips can help you get your marketing to do more work without a lot of extra effort.

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10 Ways to Turn Around Negative Word of Mouth

The most effective ways to stop negative WOM with examples from Zappos, FedEx, Dell, and more.

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