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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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Mobile apps reach the busy customer
sponsored by SearchCRM
EZINE: In this expert e-zine, discover two key areas of app development in today's mobile climate: delivering quality mobile customer service, and uniting front-end and back-end functionality. Also included is a case study of a mobile app that delivered user-oriented, ultra-simple service with outstanding results.
Posted: 19 Mar 2013 | Published: 19 Mar 2013

SearchCRM

The Business of Social Business
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this in-depth resource to explore a study based on the responses of more than 1,100 individuals and interviews with more than two dozen executives from leading organizations. Discover how organizations are leveraging new social approaches to create valued customer experiences, increase workforce productivity and effectiveness, and more.
Posted: 04 Feb 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

IBM

Top Questions Today's Businesses Should Be Asking to Improve Customer Experience
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
RESOURCE CENTER: What kind of experience does your business deliver customers? Is it meeting their expectations? How can the customer experience be improved? These are all questions today's businesses should be asking – if not, you're risking being left behind. Access this collection of on-demand videos to learn more about the customer experience revolution.
Posted: 19 Dec 2012 | Published: 19 Dec 2012

Oracle Corporation

Customer Experience Exchange, Issue 7
sponsored by SearchCRM
EZINE: This 3-article E-Zine offers analysis and advice for the CEM professional. In the featured article, Cameron Kittle reviews CEM technologies and shares the thoughts of industry observers who stress that a company should first know what it intends to do with its wired connection to customers. Continue on for this article and more.
Posted: 13 Nov 2012 | Published: 13 Nov 2012

SearchCRM

Deepening Customer Experience: Analyzing, Optimizing and Integrating CEM
sponsored by SearchCRM
EGUIDE: Mapping out a customer experience management (CEM) transformation isn't a quick or inexpensive undertaking, but it can offer significant rewards if you are able to sift through all the options within the marketplace.  Check out this E-Guide to get tips on planning and allocating resources for CEM and comparing the latest options.
Posted: 05 Oct 2012 | Published: 05 Oct 2012

SearchCRM

The ROI of Social CRM
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: This analyst report from Nucleus Research shows that businesses can achieve a significant return on investment by adding social media to their CRM deployments
Posted: 07 Sep 2012 | Published: 05 Aug 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Measuring, Monitoring and Improving Customer Experience
sponsored by SearchCRM
EGUIDE: Forward-thinking organizations recognize the improving the customer experience can provide a significant competitive edge, but implementing effective customer experience management (CEM) processes can be difficult. Review this expert guide to learn 10 simple, inexpensive ways to improve the customer experience today.
Posted: 04 Sep 2012 | Published: 01 Sep 2012

SearchCRM

CIO Handbook: Personalizing the Customer Experience
sponsored by SearchCIO.com
EBOOK: CIOs must marry online and physical offerings to personalize business interactions for each and every customer in today's collaborative world. Find out how leading businesses are paving the way with top-notch customer experience strategies.
Posted: 14 Mar 2013 | Published: 14 Mar 2013

SearchCIO.com

Using Social Media to Win Over Customers
sponsored by SearchCRM
EBOOK: While many businesses are eager to join their customers at the social media party, doing so without the proper internal processes in place could spell disaster. In this brief expert e-book, you can learn how to create a successful social CRM initiative (and valuable customer relations) through implementing the right processes and technologies.
Posted: 12 Mar 2013 | Published: 12 Mar 2013

SearchCRM

Developing the right social CRM strategies for improved customer service
sponsored by Avaya
EGUIDE: Today's exclusive resource examines that steps businesses should take to ensure the seamless integration of social CRM into existing tools and processes. Discover the value you can glean from analyzing and nurturing customer feedback from social media channels.
Posted: 19 Feb 2013 | Published: 19 Feb 2013

Avaya

Personalization Driving E-Commerce
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
EGUIDE: Gartner analysts predict that mobile apps and Web 2.0 will be a deciding factor in 50% of your sales by 2015. In order to keep pace, your e-commerce processes need to evolve to include CRM technologies. Read on to learn what 6 factors are essential for an effective e-commerce/CRM merger.
Posted: 28 Jan 2013 | Published: 28 Jan 2013

Limelight Networks, Inc.

CRM Initiatives for Improved Customer Experience
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
EGUIDE: Usually when deciding between CRM platforms businesses focused on the deployment method: cloud vs. on-premise. However, as bolstering the customer experience grows in importance, savvy companies are focusing their attention of the features the platform has to offer. Read on to learn which features should be considered in your buying decision.
Posted: 28 Jan 2013 | Published: 28 Jan 2013

Limelight Networks, Inc.

What if? Unleashing the Potential of Digital Signage
sponsored by Insight
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this presentation transcript, Principle Analyst Zeus Kerravala of ZK Research reveals the secrets of utilizing digital signage to its fullest potential. Learn the transformations this technology has gone through, where it's going, and how businesses have successfully leveraged its power.
Posted: 21 Dec 2012 | Published: 21 Dec 2012

Insight

Presentation Transcript: Eliminate Information Silos and Drive Customer Spend
sponsored by Infor
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: The need for top-notch CRM tools that enhance sales strategies has never been more vital. Leveraging traditional technologies can offer impressive benefits, but savvy businesses are taking it one step further. In this transcript, learn about a technology that integrates CRM with ERP to empower sales and drive your business forward.
Posted: 26 Nov 2012 | Published: 26 Nov 2012

Infor

Presentation Transcript: Unifying ERP and CRM to Create a Responsive Enterprise
sponsored by Infor
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In order to drive your business forward you need to close more sales. In order to close more sales you need exceptional CRM strategies. But legacy CRM technology alone provides a fragmented view of customers and ultimately hinders sales teams. Read this transcript to learn how a CRM/ERP integration can mitigate this challenge.
Posted: 26 Nov 2012 | Published: 26 Nov 2012

Infor

Presentation Transcript: Achieve a 360 Degree View of Your Customer
sponsored by Infor
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In today's market, it's easier to keep existing customers than obtain new ones. In order to retain the most customers, you need optimal CRM strategies – but relying on CRM software alone won't cut it anymore. Read this transcript to learn how integrating CRM with enterprise resource planning (ERP) can enhance your sales strategies.
Posted: 26 Nov 2012 | Published: 26 Nov 2012

Infor

Delivering a Superior Customer Experience
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: Research shows that 90% of customer service decision-makers believe delivering quality service is paramount to success. But with tight budgets, businesses today need cost-effective ways of achieving higher service levels. Read on to learn how collaboration in your contact center can keep costs low while increasing service levels.
Posted: 06 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Avaya

How Mobile Devices are Driving Innovations in Contact Centers
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: Failing to adopt a customer service strategy for mobile devices could put your business at a serious disadvantage. Gartner research suggests that 80% of companies will suffer revenue loss from the lack of customer support on mobile devices by 2013. Read this paper to learn how to utilize the opportunities mobility offers customer service.
Posted: 29 Oct 2012 | Published: 29 Oct 2012

Avaya

Customer Care in a Social World: Are We There Yet?
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores and explains why the contact center is a key strategic focal point for customer engagement via social channels.
Posted: 21 Sep 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

Oracle Corporation

CallPro CRM e-marketing features
sponsored by CallPro CRM
WHITE PAPER: Does your customer relationship management (CRM) lack the agility and flexibility you need to effectively support sales and marketing professionals? Watch this webcast to learn about a CRM system that offers intelligent and flexible e-marketing capabilities with advanced follow-up features to help catch more prospects and close more sales.
Posted: 27 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 Aug 2012

CallPro CRM

Using Case Management to Empower Employees and transform Customer Service
sponsored by Kofax, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper demonstrates how empowering your employees can lead to significantly improved customer service. Learn how dynamic case management applications can assist in delivering employee empowerment and transform the customer experience.
Posted: 24 Aug 2012 | Published: 24 Aug 2012

Kofax, Inc.

Why a Call Centric CRM?
sponsored by CallPro CRM
WHITE PAPER: Is your current customer relationship management (CRM) software negatively impacting your selling potential? Many of the CRM software options today have lost focus on their primary users – sales professionals – and are actually decreasing sales activity. Read on to learn how a call-centric CRM strategy can alleviate this challenge.  
Posted: 23 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 Aug 2012

CallPro CRM

A Success Model for CRM Integration, And How to Avoid the Most Common Mistake
sponsored by Scribe Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: As more companies begin to implement customer relationship management (CRM) applications, many struggle with common integration challenges. This paper offers a three step success model for CRM integration projects. Read on to learn the characteristics, implementation requirements, benefits, data replication and process integration.
Posted: 22 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 May 2011

Scribe Software Corporation

LEGO: Nurturing Consumer Loyalty Bloomberg BusinessWeek Article
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This LEGO customer success story reported by Bloomberg Businessweek highlights how LEGO leverages SAP Customer Relationship Managment (SAP CRM), especially the loyalty management software, to run the compnay's customer loyalty program.
Posted: 21 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

SAP America, Inc.

The State of Customer Data Integration 2012: The What, Why & How of CRM Integration
sponsored by Scribe Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Customer data integration helps companies grow and thrive, but businesses still have a long way to go to implement customer relationship management (CRM) in a meaningful way. Check out what over 300 companies said about cloud, their CRM platforms, and customer data integration in this survey.
Posted: 20 Aug 2012 | Published: 20 Aug 2012

Scribe Software Corporation
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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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