Towards a unified view of the customer – Interview with James McGourlay of OpenText

Today’s interview is with James McGourlay, who is the Senior Vice President of Global Technical Services at OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM) & Canada’s largest software company. James joins me today to talk about some of the big challenges that they are seeing and hearing about from their customers, how they […]

How Chief Customer Officers build their organisations customer growth engine – Interview with Jeanne Bliss of CustomerBliss

Today’s interview is with Jeanne Bliss, who is the Founder and President of CustomerBliss, and the Co-Founder of The Customer Experience Professionals Association (CXPA). Jeanne joins me today to talk about her new book: Chief Customer Officer 2.0: How to Build Your Customer-Driven Growth Engine. This interview follows on from my recent interview – The […]

The pre-life, early life and in-life stages of the employee experience – Interview with Jo Taylor

Today’s interview is with Jo Taylor, former Director of Talent Management at Talk Talk, a provider of pay TV, telecoms, internet access mobile services to businesses and consumers in the UK. Jo joins me today to talk about what it takes to build a dynamic, responsive and evolving culture. This interview follows on from my […]

Building a better place to work helps develop long term customer relationships – Interview with Sebastian Henkes and Claire Clifford of Sabio

Today’s interview is with Sebastian Henkes and Claire Clifford who are the Managing Director and Head of HR and People Development respectively at Sabio, a systems integrator that specialises in providing contact centre solutions. Sebastian and Claire join me today to talk about the fact that Sabio have recently been named as one of the […]

Millennials and how they engage with insurance companies – Interview with Dr Paul Redmond

Today’s interview is with Dr. Paul Redmond who is a leading expert on generations and the graduate labour market. Dr. Redmond joins me today to talk about a report that was recently released by Capgemini and Pegasyatems that looks at how UK millennials are engaging with insurance companies, how important social media is in that […]

Improving B2B customer experience through Total User Experience – Interview with Sanish Mondkar of Ariba

Today’s interview is with Sanish Mondkar, who is Chief Product Officer at Ariba (a SAP company). Ariba established the Ariba Network – a cloud-based community where you’ll find buying, selling, and managing cash to be as easy as using Amazon, eBay, and PayPal.Sanish joins me today to talk about customer experience in B2B, what lessons […]

Advocate assisted commerce improves customer experience and drives business results – Interview with Scott Pulsipher of Needle

Today’s interview is with Scott Pulsipher, President & COO of Needle, a US software firm that is pioneering advocate-assisted commerce. Scott joins me today to talk about what Needle are up to, trust, customer experience and advocate-assisted commerce. This interview follows on from my recent interview: A degree of humility always succeeds in business – […]

A degree of humility always succeeds in business – Interview with Michael O’Leary of Ryanair

Today’s interview is with Michael O’Leary, Chief Executive of Ryanair, a European low-cost airline, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. Ryanair is also the largest European airline by scheduled passengers carried and also the busiest international airline by passenger numbers. Michael joins me today after he responded to a recent article I wrote (Does Michael O’Leary Really […]

Customer feedback is the most effective way of improving the financial performance of a business – Interview with Guy Letts of CustomerSure

Today’s interview is with Guy Letts, founder and Managing Director of CustomerSure, a cloud based software firm that helps businesses gather feedback from their customers – not as an annual marketing exercise but as part of day-to-day business. Guy joins me today to talk customer reviews, customer feedback, a better way to do it and […]