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Dynamics 365- Project Service Automation

Oct 18, 2017 5:00:00 AM

In our previous blog- Service, Service, Service, we discussed an overview of the functionalities offered within the CRM and Service portion of Microsoft Dynamics 365. We began with an introduction into Customer Service, Project Service Automation and Field Service.In this blog and the remaining blogs to follow, we will break down each of these service apps and explain further what can be delivered from each.

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Project Service Automation for Dynamics 365 - Improving Customer Engagement

Aug 14, 2017 4:00:07 AM

Project Service Automation (PSA) is an end to end solution developed on Microsoft Dynamics 365 and provides functionality from quote to delivery to invoice.

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How Technology can Drive your Customer Service Transformation

Jul 18, 2017 4:00:55 AM

Progressive service firms understand the need to replace outdated and disparate technologies with holistic solutions that integrate sales, service and marketing efforts. Today’s cloud based technology solutions enable services firms to connect with employees and customers at any time, across any device - a level of connectivity that legacy systems can’t provide. To truly drive a transformation in your customer experience, you have to consider the changing role that technology plays in your business. Begin by considering what areas of the customer experience you want to prioritize for improvement and what business impact you’re looking to achieve. Once you’ve identified your key business outcomes or goals, you can work with a trusted technology advisor to build a plan for the underlying technology you’ll need.

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Enable Relationship Intelligence and Transform your Customer Experience

Jul 11, 2017 4:00:28 AM

In professional services, relationships are everything. Often, service firms expect all communications for an account to go through one account manager. If you are trying to pitch a new service to an account or reach a new contact at an account, all roads usually point back to an account manager. However, you may have other resources that have relationships with this account, either in a different department or location. It’s important that you have technology that enables communication internally so your teams can connect and share account level details before contacting an account. Customers want you to demonstrate an understanding of their business, their industry and their pain points.

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How Service Firms can Start Improving Customer Experience

Jun 27, 2017 4:00:30 AM

Customer experience is key to success for services businesses.  Why? Because customer experience is the ultimate brand differentiator. So where do you begin your customer experience transformation?

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Why Customer Experience is the Biggest Revolution in Customer Service

Jun 21, 2017 11:11:40 AM

 

"The customer experience is the next competitive battleground.” ~ Jerry Gregoire, former Chief Information Officer of Dell Computers.

There seems to be a lot of confusion between the terms “customer service” and “customer experience,” which are often used interchangeably. However, even though the two terms are related, they don’t mean the same thing. In fact, customer service is just a minute part of the highly complex customer experience equation.

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4 Ways Today’s Professional Service Buyers are Unique

Jun 6, 2017 4:00:16 AM

My colleague, recently wrote an article why your current customer experience won’t work for today’s services buyers. I wanted to expand on the topic a bit more by focusing on 4 key ways that today’s buyers are different.

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Why Your Current Customer Experience Won’t Work for Today’s Services Buyers

May 30, 2017 4:00:44 AM

Improving your customer experience matters. But it’s also important to understand which experiences aren’t working for today’s consumers. Today’s consumers are empowered by technology like never before, and have access to information like never before. That’s a powerful combination.

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Why Service Firms are Changing the Way They Interact with Customers

May 23, 2017 4:00:42 AM

Why Improving the Customer Experience Matters

In today’s market, professional service firms must be able to deliver a great customer experience to stay competitive.

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