Making chatbots work for you

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As the number of bots and virtual customer service agents grow, so does the frustration and the number of failed deployments. IFS-mplsystems outlines the four cornerstones of a successful implementation and how to make the chatbots work for you

9 expert tips on avoiding the pitfalls of customer service

C-suite executives and senior business leaders discuss how to overcome damaging customer service failings

Customer experience: privacy vs. personalisation

Customers today are more powerful and more demanding for personalised products and bespoke offerings than they have ever been. How will new privacy legislation affect this?

Why customer service should be a priority in B2B markets

Delivering great customer experience in B2B markets has never been simple… and has never been more important

How to create a customer-centric bank

Chris Skinner reflects on the importance of putting customers first when it comes to banking, insurance and finance

Convenience is key in the digital age

In the age of the smartphone, convenience has taken on a whole new meaning

Service is king in congested retail trading market

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Brokerages must put the client at the heart of the service if they are to survive in an increasingly competitive landscape

Getting personal with customers is the future of financial services

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Online banks, awash with data from their customers’ smartphones, are leading the way in personalising financial services