Bad customer service is everywhere these days. Unmanned front desks, surly servers, clueless staff, employees talking on the phone, and managers who refuse to acknowledge a customer. Read on for 5 tips for curing bad service.

With customers being smarter, more cost conscious, more product knowledgeable and more demanding, improving customer service has become a major focus within many businesses.

Customer service is an integral part of our job and should not be seen as an extension of it.

Overall, customers just want to feel good. They want to feel better after they've dealt with you or anyone in your business, than they did before. If you can create that feeling, then you're well on the way to giving customers what they really want.

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In the dynamic world of retail, companies often talk about the importance of customer service excellence. The fast paced, competitive environment is a constant challenge for retail owners. Here are 6 simple tips to help retailers strive for high service levels.

If you want your staff to remember the essentials of customer care, there’s no better way to teach them than with the ABC of Customer Service.

All customers want and expect superior customer service, and it is all too important that we give it to them. Otherwise, our competition will.

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If you understand that it costs more to find a customer than it does to keep one then you will appreciate the importance of good, quality customer service.