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ALSO CALLED: Customer Relationship Management Best Practices
DEFINITION: What is CRM (customer relationship management)?CRM (customer relationship management) is an information industry term for methodologies, software,and usually Internet capabilities that help an enterprise managecustomer relationships in an organized way. For example, an enterprise might build a database aboutits customers that described relationships in sufficient detail so that management,  … 
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Infor CRM Customers will keep coming back
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: If you already have a CRM solution, there's a good chance that you are not taking full advantage of it. Many CRM strategies are failing to meet their full potential. Access this infographic to discover how to patch the holes in your CRM strategy.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 24 Aug 2016

Infor

Step-By-Step CRM Data Analytics for Sales Teams
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Metrics aren't answers; they are prompts for questions that probe statistics for deeper insight. Discover the simplest way to find the actionable insights hidden in your data analytics. Learn best practices and considerations for using metrics in analytics and see how to turn them into powerful tools.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

Infor

Infographic: Keeping Customers Happy
sponsored by NICE Systems, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Retaining existing customers is significantly more cost-efficient than marketing to new ones. Uncover best practices for realizing the benefits of retention from improved word-of-mouth to maximized ROI.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

NICE Systems, Inc

How to Overcome Customer Experience Challenges with Key Best Practices
sponsored by NICE Systems, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Organizations often state that one of the main reasons their customer experience initiatives don't lead to action is because they lack clear direction. Learn how to overcome common customer experience challenges by leveraging three key necessary actions.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

NICE Systems, Inc

Why CRM is Critical for Value-Selling
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Today, salespeople have less control over the sales process than ever before. Discover ways to help salespeople continue to be a valuable part of a transaction with value-selling and CRM by collecting, analyzing, and sharing customer data.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

Infor

How New Iterations of Analytics are Changing Business
sponsored by NICE Systems, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Companies are finding that agility and real-time decision-making are critical to satisfying customers. Discover ways advanced reporting tools can help determine customer behavior for better, more targeted customer experiences.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

NICE Systems, Inc

Make CRM stick Eight ways to increase CRM adoption in your organization
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Are your employees actually utilizing your CRM solution or just checking the boxes to make it look good? Read this paper to learn the 8 ways you can increase CRM adoption across your organization to take full advantage of your CRM solution.
Posted: 18 Aug 2016 | Published: 18 Aug 2016

Infor

How to Build Marketplaces that Users Trust
sponsored by Twilio
WHITE PAPER: Unless you're connecting your consumers and products and services seamlessly, any attempt to attract, engage and retain them to transact on your marketplace will likely fail. With examples from Airbnb, Uber and a few others, dig into how you can establish trust with your customers via improving your communication strategies.
Posted: 16 Aug 2016 | Published: 16 Aug 2016

Twilio

The Key to Improving Customer Experience and Decreasing Disloyalty
sponsored by [24]7 Customer, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Providing customers with a "delightful" experience has become a focus for business differentiation. It's garnered a lot of attention, but is it actually worthwhile? Discover the key to improving customer loyalty and 8 questions that are essential to decreasing disloyalty through reducing customer effort.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 10 Aug 2016

[24]7 Customer, Inc.

Putting Context at the Center of Sales Success
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: To gain a thorough understanding of the challenges facing sales departments, a team of vendors and sales directors have unearthed sales leaders' insights and views on several issues. Uncover key details on the tension between targets and costs, changes within the sales funnel, and more.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 27 Nov 2015

SAP

Release Automation and Continuous Delivery for Siebel CRM
sponsored by Automic
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how you can achieve release automation and continuous delivery with technology that supports Oracle's Siebel CRM. Find out how to deliver Siebel-specific upgrades with increased agility for a better all-around customer experience.
Posted: 09 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

Automic

Cloud-based IT-as-a-Service: Providers, SLAs, and More
sponsored by Catchpoint Systems Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores ITaaS providers, SLAs and more. Examine the keys to an ITaaS business, what reporting and analysis in the cloud can do to your business performance and revenue, and 5 reasons your SaaS business should monitor behind the firewall.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Aug 2016

Catchpoint Systems Inc.

Building a Business Portfolio to be Customer-Centric: 3 Considerations
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Is your business positioned to meet the new customer expectations and demands, and add services to your business portfolio? Access this white paper now to learn how you can best take advantage of CRM technology to grow your business portfolio and understand your customers.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Infor

A Buyer's Guide to ERP Business Management Software
sponsored by NetSuite
WHITE PAPER: The definitions and implementations for ERP seem to vary from one site to the next. These differences, however, underscore the flexibility that can make an ERP system a powerful business management tool. This ERP buyer's guide compares solutions, and weighs the benefits of on-premise vs. cloud ERP.
Posted: 18 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

NetSuite

Tame Complexity in B2B Commerce
sponsored by UXC Oxygen
WHITE PAPER: The key to effective B2B commerce is to make it incredibly easy for customers to find, learn about, and purchase products -- but that's just on the surface. Discover ways to make B2B commerce profitable by having the right systems in place behind the scenes.
Posted: 14 Jul 2016 | Published: 14 Jul 2016

UXC Oxygen

Build and Manage Highly Personalized Customer Experiences
sponsored by UXC Oxygen
WHITE PAPER: Customers are looking for high-quality, relevant content within tailored, contextual experiences based on their available customer data. Discover fully-integrated strategies and learn to build these experiences into seamless, cohesive omni-channel experiences.
Posted: 14 Jul 2016 | Published: 14 Jul 2016

UXC Oxygen

Deliver Contextual Customer Experiences and Join the Digital Evolution
sponsored by UXC Oxygen
WHITE PAPER: 22% of CEOs believe that business model change dictates the next big thing. Discover why delivering a contextual customer experience is key to meeting new expectations and thriving in the new era, and learn how to integrate all digital and physical touch points for a seamless customer experience.
Posted: 13 Jul 2016 | Published: 13 Jul 2016

UXC Oxygen

Mining Data for a Personalized Customer Experience
sponsored by UXC Oxygen
WHITE PAPER: Discover ways contextual marketing offers the ability to gain insights into each customer's motivations and intent, and how you can leverage these insights to deliver highly targeted and individualized experiences in real time.
Posted: 12 Jul 2016 | Published: 12 Jul 2016

UXC Oxygen

Deploy a Truly Omnichannel Strategy
sponsored by UXC Oxygen
WHITE PAPER: For many companies, making the digital transformation is a huge undertaking. Learn how to be smart with your time and resources as you fully integrate the customer journey across web, mobile, and social channels.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 11 Jul 2016

UXC Oxygen

Creating the Perfect Commerce Experience for the Omni-Channel Customer
sponsored by UXC Oxygen
WHITE PAPER: Customer loyalty is dependent on a brand's ability to deliver a consistent, compelling customer experience regardless of purchase path. Explore actionable strategies for uniting the customer experience for increased loyalty and repeat sales.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 11 Jul 2016

UXC Oxygen

How to Actively Manage Customer Experience with True Proactive Care
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Proactive customer care seeks to settle customer complaints before the customer can take direct action. This may sound both ideal and unachievable, but with the wealth of data recently made available to us, proactive engagement looks to is the next step in customer care's evolution. In this white paper, learn what it means to be truly proactive.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

IBM

A Guide to Patient Interaction
sponsored by Avaya TSG
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to enhance the patient experience by automating routine processes and expanding patient interaction outside the hospital. Access now and learn the benefits of proactive outreach, both pretreatment and post-discharge, including fewer preventable readmissions, reduced costs, and more.
Posted: 06 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Avaya TSG

Make CRM Stick: 8 Ways to Increase CRM Adoption in Your Organization
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Are your employees actually utilizing your CRM solution or just checking the boxes to make it look good? Read this paper to learn the 8 ways you can increase CRM adoption across your organization to take full advantage of your CRM solution.
Posted: 05 Jul 2016 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Infor

Why CRM is critical for value-selling
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: 53% of what drives B2B customer purchasing decisions today is a sales person's ability to teach the customer something new or provide valuable insight, but empowered customers don't value sales people anymore. Read on to clarify what value-selling actually is, how it pays off, and learn how company-wide CRM supports it.
Posted: 01 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Infor

7 Things You Didn't Know Were Possible with Self Service and Automation
sponsored by Avaya CenturyLink
WHITE PAPER: New paradigms of self service and automation have emerged that make it essential for you to stay current with your customer service strategy. Uncover key information about these paradigms and learn 7 things you didn't know were possible.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Avaya CenturyLink
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CRM BEST PRACTICES DEFINITION (continued): …  salespeople,people providing service, and perhaps the customer directly could access information, matchcustomer needs with product plans and offerings, remind customers of service requirements, knowwhat other products a customer had purchased, and so forth.  Ask your CRM questions at ITKnowledgeExchange.comAccording to one industry view, CRM consists of:Helping an enterprise to enable its marketing departments to identify and target their bestcustomers, manage marketing campaigns and generate quality leads for the sales team.Assisting the organization to improve telesales, account, and … 

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