The bestselling authors of Dealing with People You Can't Stand deliver proven tactics for exceptional customer service
In today's consumer-driven market, the first commandment is love thy customer. As highly sought-after corporate trainers and speakers, Rick Brinkman and Rick Kirschner use their trademark no-nonsense style and innovative communication techniques to win over even the most difficult customers, keeping them satisfied and loyal. Their unique, user-friendly approach to customer service focuses on the personal interactions between businesses and customers that can make or break the deal.
Love Thy Customer provides people-oriented advice for short-term success and long-term growth, including:
Customer satisfaction is more important than ever, and Love Thy Customer delivers the strategies that build a strong and loyal consumer base.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
"I love thee during working hours/ In the hope of simpler days
I honor thee when counting cost/ Of trouble gained, referral lost..."
To build the truly loyal customer base you need to sustain and grow your business, you need to go beyond mere "customer satisfaction." You've got to shoot for nothing less than customer delight, every time. Love Thy Customer "lets you count the ways" to communicate to your customers that you want to help them fulfill their needs, and make them feel cared for.
With their trademark humor and easy-to-read style, Rick Brinkman and Rick Kirschner, authors of the international bestseller Dealing With People You Can't Stand, rewrite a well-known poem to illustrate the various aspects of customer relationships. Each stanza introduces a new way to avoid the most common causes of communication breakdown and customer dissatisfaction, and help you to reach out to the customer.
From welcoming your customer, understanding his or her needs, and dealing with dissatisfaction, to empowering yourself to function well in every sales situation, Love Thy Customer shows you how to make your service matter to your customer, your business, and to your own sense of professional and personal well-being. Stories of customer service in a wide variety of fields demonstrate behaviors to avoid that can alienate your customer, as well as ways to reach out to customers in every situation. You'll also learn:
Your guide to providing exceptional service and pleasing even your hardest-to-please customers, every time, Love Thy Customer gives you the tools you need to delight your customers and build a strong and loyal customer base for lasting success.
"Count the ways" to fill your customer's needs
In today's customer-driven marketplace, the first commandment is to "Love Thy Customer." Brinkman and Kirschner explain how you can show your customers "how much do I love thee" in this quick, fun, and illuminating guide to winning customer loyalty.
Using equal parts humor and understanding, Love Thy Customer explains how to personally connect with each customer, demonstrating how the effort of providing a valued service can build a profitable relationship, while satisfying your needs for professional and personal fulfillment in the workplace.
With the help of numerous, real-world scenarios, you'll explore an array of typical customer service situations, learn which behaviors can lead customer dissatisfaction--and you'll learn proven, people-oriented methods for creating delight in every customer, every time, including:
Dr. Rick Brinkman and Dr. Rick Kirschner are Fortune 500 consultants, corporate trainers, and professional speakers. They are the coauthors of the huge international bestseller How to Deal with Difficult People. Since 1980, they have shared their insights with audiences across the nation and around the world through their company, R&R Productions.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0071448020
Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071448020
Book Description The McGraw-Hill Company. Book Condition: New. pp. 272. Bookseller Inventory # 5773334
Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110071448020
Book Description McGraw-Hill. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0071448020 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.1030708
Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-003-02-8158008
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800714480241.0