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Paolo Fabrizio

Deal With The Unexpected to Elevate Customer Service Standards

Elevate Customer Service Standards

“Ok, we’re all set to go.” Then, suddenly. something happens and it ruins your plans. Of course, that’s not nice but that’s life and it’s up to you to face the issue and then get it fixed. Easier said than done though, especially when it comes to providing support to your customers regardless of the…


Paolo Fabrizio

Why Digital Customer Service Is Like a Wave

Digital Customer Service Is Like a Wave

Imagine you’re on a sandy beach entering the water. Suddenly you spot a big wave coming towards you and you must rapidly choose between two options: surfing the wave or being pushed away by its force. What we’ve seen in customer service during these last 3 months is the rise of a huge wave of…


Paolo Fabrizio

2 Secret Ingredients For Rock Solid Digital Customer Service

Rock Solid Digital Customer Service

Yes, the situation is still complex but it’s not the same as one month ago. While one month ago most organizations were stuck on ‘what shall we do now’ many of them have already moved on and that’s good news. Meanwhile, a large number of consumers all over the world have sought assistance through digital…


Paolo Fabrizio

How To Ignite Digital Customer Service In Complex Times

Digital Customer Service In Complex Times

While I’m writing this article here in Milan, Italy I constantly hear ambulance sirens going back and forth for a dramatic reason that is globally hitting us. Nevertheless, time goes on and life does as well, meaning that we have to keep either ourselves and our businesses alive. As for customer service, many people with…


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Curatti Best Articles of 2019 (And Happy New Year 2020!)

Curatti Best Articles of 2019 (And Happy New Year 2020!)

The end of the decade is upon us (unless you are a pendant, lol!). How marketing in general and websites have evolved! Search is unrecognizable, but the evolution has been gradual enough that you could be forgiven for thinking it was always like this. Social Business went mainstream quite some time ago but has a…


Paolo Fabrizio

How To Use Digital Customer Service To Make Business Alliances

Use Digital Customer Service To Build Business Alliances

‘Tool’ is definitely one the most frequently used terms in Digital Customer Service. But it is overvalued. Actually it’s just part of the solution. In fact, even though tools are very important, they are not enough to deliver excellent and consistent customer experiences. The other missing ingredient? People soft skills, meaning those who daily interact…


Paolo Fabrizio

The Power of Conversations in Digital Customer Service

The Power of Conversations in Business

‘A picture is worth a thousand words’. This is true. But when it comes to having conversations with customers, words do count! In fact what you say and how you say it can make or break the whole customer experience. Therefore, it has become crucial for all businesses to train highly skilled customer service assistants.…


Paolo Fabrizio

The Cultural Shift Towards Digital Customer Service

Corporate Culture Shift

Customers have become digital, using social and messaging apps to chat with friends, family and businesses. When it comes to getting support, they’re ‘fast and curious’ because they expect brands to deliver real-time solutions. That’s a demanding challenge for many companies – especially those who haven’t valued the role played by customer service in the…


Paolo Fabrizio

How to Harness Digital Customer Service in Your Organization

Digital Customer Service Strategy

Last week I had the chance of speaking about digital customer support at 3 conventions, here in Italy. Audience sizes were different one from the other, as well as the industries represented by managers. There was though, one aspect that all attendees had in common: they were hungry for solutions. In fact one of the…


Paolo Fabrizio

Customer Service is The Art: Are You Shaping Yours?

Customer Service Is The Art

‘Hi Paolo, can I tell you about the problem that I had with @namebrand? I’ve reached them via email, phone, and Messenger but they just let me down’. I receive such notes from many frustrated customers. Some of them are peers, others are clients. Guess what they all have in common? They’re looking for good…


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