The World Cup, Software Adoption and Customer Success

The most amazing thing happened after recent World Cup game. The Japanese spectators all cleaned up after themselves in the stadium. Many of them had even brought their own trash bags to make sure that they could leave the place spotless. When have you ever heard of such a thing happening at the sports events[…]

Lessons from roommates & houseguests

The rise of the digital workplace is changing how people collaborate and conduct work, forcing us to reexamine a lot of assumptions and rote behaviors. We need to rethink both how we work and how we impact others’ work. This got me thinking that we can learn a lot about how to drive effective digital[…]

3 Steps to Build Better Customer Success Relationships: “The Go-Slow to Go-Fast Approach”

Many well-intentioned CS professionals are so focused on the details of their product or service, and are in a rush to get the customer to cover a lot of information, they skip the critical relationships-building tasks that form the foundation for a strategic, trusting relationship. As a result, clients are cautious and hesitant to engage[…]

Successful Software Adoption

1 Most organizations are surprised by how difficult it is to get people to adopt new technology. The biggest mistake many organizations make is believing that people will have no choice but to adopt a new IT system because it will be mandatory. Sound familiar? Mandating system use is a common approach that is guaranteed[…]

How to improve Customer Success and reduce customer churn in a SaaS company

1 What is Customer Success for today’s business? Customer Success provides a solid foundation for a company to grow and scale with customers for life. In today’s competitive market, SaaS providers fully depend on upsells, referrals and renewals year after year. Most SaaS companies put all of their focus and effort into developing their product(s)[…]