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ALSO CALLED: Churning, Customer Churning, Carrier Switches (Churn)
DEFINITION: In a general context, churn is a synonym for agitation or turnover. The term derives from a dairy procedure that results in butter (one agitates cream in a wooden container; churn is the word for both the container and the process), but is often used to refer to something that is turning over, either literally or figuratively. In a business context, it generally refers to customer or employee turnover,  … 
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Best Practices for Chat Deployments
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WHITE PAPER: This guide explores multiple best practices for successful chat deployments that can lead the way to a customizable solution for your enterprise. Read on to learn how fine-tuning your chat deployment can increase both customer satisfaction and loyalty, and ultimately increase revenue.
Posted: 10 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Oracle Corporation

Best Practices for Delivering a Personalized Customer Experience
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: This paper will discuss the changing nature of the customer experience; outline the need for and benefits of a multi-channel contact center; highlight the key drivers and challenges companies must consider as they embark on this approach; identify what to look for in a vendor partner; and offer best practices for success.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 11 Sep 2014


Best Practices in Customer Experience Management
sponsored by SearchCRM
EGUIDE: This e-guide from the experts at explores the role of social media in customer experience management (CEM), and offers tips, tricks and best practices for driving CEM success.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013


Best Practices In Customer Experience Management
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: This e-guide from the experts at explores the role of social media in customer experience management (CEM), and offers tips, tricks and best practices for driving CEM success.
Posted: 29 May 2015 | Published: 19 Nov 2013


Best Practices with HP Mobility Solutions
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WEBCAST: In this video, you will learn how to grow your business via mobile apps, save time and money, and communicate more effectively via mobile applications – especially internationally. Most importantly, this easy, automated system can drastically improve the user experience.
Posted: 24 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Jun 13, 2013

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Best Practicies for Cloud Faxing with SAP Applications
sponsored by Esker Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how cloud faxing addresses inefficiency of fax machines, hidden costs of fax servers, and the functional limitations of basic outsourced fax services.
Posted: 10 Jul 2013 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

Esker Inc.

Better customer experiences start with digitisation
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: In this expert report from ComputerWeekly, learn about the digitization imperative and how your organization can revolutionize customer experiences.
Posted: 05 Feb 2014 | Published: 05 Feb 2014

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Behavior-Driven Development and BRMS
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Test-driven development (TDD), behavior-driven development (BDD), and domain-driven development (DDD) comprise an approach to BRMS development ensuring predictable and productive processes. In this white paper, learn how development teams can deliver products faster and keep pace with the demands of our rapid global marketplace.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 04 Apr 2014

Red Hat

Being Agile in a Non-Agile World
sponsored by Ivar Jacobson Consulting
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how to implement agile thinking in the context of both defined engineering practices and an organizations' Software Development Lifecycle.
Posted: 01 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

Ivar Jacobson Consulting

Benchmarking in the contact center: Tips for managing what you measure
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: Benchmarking projects are a great way for contact center organizations to improve their operations in order to reconcile competing demands from customers and the business. Read this white paper to learn best practices for executing a successful contact center benchmarking project.
Posted: 24 Oct 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2010


Benefits and methods of implementing BPM on System z
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper is intended to inform the reader of what business process management (BPM) is about, the benefits that can be obtained from its implementation, how to place BPM into operation and why IBM WebSphere® Process Server should be deployed on the IBM System z™ mainframe.
Posted: 15 Jun 2010 | Published: 01 Mar 2008


Best Practice Insight BPM Case Study: Maersk Line
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CASE STUDY: Read this case study to uncover why they chose Oracle, the benefits they have achieved from using the system, the challenges they encountered along the way, and how they overcame them. Use this study and a guide to easing into your next BPM initiative.
Posted: 03 Jul 2012 | Published: 12 Dec 2011

Oracle Corporation

Best Practices for a contact center technology overhaul
sponsored by Contactual (Now 8x8, Inc.)
EBOOK: Tap into the expert advice in this eBook to choose technology that will help you leverage multiple contact channels, effectively monitor agent interaction and deliver an excellent customer experience.
Posted: 13 Jun 2011 | Published: 10 Jun 2011

Contactual (Now 8x8, Inc.)

Best Practices for Automating SAP® Order-to-Cash
sponsored by Winshuttle, LLC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how SAP® Business Suite customers can use Winshuttle software to automate the Order-to-Cash business process through the user-enabled loading of Excel data.
Posted: 04 Dec 2008 | Published: 04 Dec 2008

Winshuttle, LLC

Best Practices for Customer Service
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this guidebook which explores the experiences of Oracle RightNow customers and highlights best practices they have taken to enable agents to deliver the right answers at the right time, driving increased customer service productivity and increased customer satisfaction.
Posted: 04 Aug 2013 | Published: 02 Aug 2013

Oracle Corporation

Best Practices for Endpoint Data Loss Prevention
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Find out the best practices for planning for and deploying an endpoint DLP tool in your corporation. The technology overview section of this document provides a closer look on how DLP works with other existing technologies and how best to integrate DLP in your environment.
Posted: 24 Sep 2008 | Published: 24 Sep 2008

Symantec Corporation

Best Practices for Improving Back Office Workforce Efficiency
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: 70% of customers report that they have ended a relationship due to poor customer service, a statistic that demands companies be at the top of their capabilities. View this in-depth whitepaper to discover an extensive 7 step guide to streamlining workforce efficiency, ultimately keeping customers happy.
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Aug 2014


Best practices for streamlining financial processes and reporting in SAP environments
sponsored by Dolphin
EBOOK: In this e-book, get expert advice and ideas on how to improve critical financial processes such as order-to-cash, controlling, general ledger, accounts receivable and financial reporting.
Posted: 12 Oct 2011 | Published: 12 Oct 2011


Best practices for web experience management
sponsored by OpenText
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, readers will learn best practices for allocating resources for CEM and tips for taking an employee-centric approach to CEM.
Posted: 27 Mar 2012 | Published: 27 Mar 2012


Best Practices in Complex Equipment Manufacturing, Sales, and Service
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper gives a brief overview of the SAP® solutions used by manufacturers of complex products and equipment to differentiate themselves from the competition through superior-value products and services against low-cost global providers.
Posted: 26 Jan 2009 | Published: 23 Jan 2009

SAP America, Inc.

Best Practices in Contract Management: How to Shrink Your Sales Cycle through Smart Contract Management
sponsored by SpringCM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the seven best practices in contract management. It's time for you to think about how to manage your contracts more effectively, close more deals, and get more cash. Learn how in this paper.
Posted: 16 Apr 2008 | Published: 11 Oct 2010


Best Practices in Creating a Strategic Finance Function
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: the following article will share the results of SAP research as well as APQC's Open Standards Benchmarking Collaborative (OSBC) research. The OSBC research is the first global set of common standards for business processes and data, giving organizations an independent, authoritative resource for evaluating and improving business practices.
Posted: 26 Jan 2009 | Published: 23 Jan 2009

SAP America, Inc.

Best Practices in Customer Experience Management
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In this e-guide from the experts at, find out why social media has become a powerful tool for customer experience management (CEM), and discover what you can do to drive social media success.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014


Best Practices White Paper: Implementing Process Modeling from Scratch - Untying the Gordian Knot
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The complexity of operational processes can be a significant obstacle to any effort for improvement through modeling and analysis. Access this white paper for 3 principles that can be used to simplify management strategies and arrive at models that will provide you with a better understanding of your business.
Posted: 09 May 2011 | Published: 09 May 2011

EMC Corporation

Best Practices: Maximizing IT Efficiency Through Service Automation
sponsored by FrontRange Solutions Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this Enterprise Management Associates white paper to learn about the 6 best practices for maximizing IT efficiency through service automation.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

FrontRange Solutions Inc.
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CHURN DEFINITION (continued): …  and especially attrition. The rate of attrition, known as the churn rate, is an important business metric.Churn is frequently spoken of in a communications context, where it refers to the tendency of Internet and cell-phone subscribers to switch providers. The most common reasons for churn are dissatisfaction with an existing provider, the lure of a lower price for equivalent service from a different provider, and the lure of better service for the same price from a different provider. Churn can also result from achange in the subscriber's geographic location, the desire for increasedconnection … 
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