It’s no surprise that effective customer service practices continue to change with advancements in the digital sphere and general consumer interaction. According to the Fyre Festival, some important trends found in 2017 include “keeping your word with customers” and “the importance of putting customers ahead of profits.” Although it seems obvious, it’s shocking how many organizations fail to implement these practices to their consumer base. Forbes found that “a total of $62 billion was lost in 2017 due to poor customer service.” Listed below are some major trends to look out for in 2018 that could change the scope of customer service.
Customer service is the essence of the hospitality industry.
BARE International shares an article by Julia Russell for SmartBrief – Loyalty, relationships drive consumers in the experience economy.
BARE Shares and article from Forbes – 5 Wow Customer Service Stories From 5-Star Hotels: Examples Any Business Can Learn From. Read more