In this hyperconnected and competitive environment, keeping your customers satisfied is non-negotiable. According to a Walker study, by the year 2020 providing great customer experience and building long-term relationships will be a major differentiator for your business overtaking price & product features as the key differentiating factors.
A relationship becomes strong only with trust and openness. Your relationship with your customers is no different. Staying accessible, being easily reachable to customers and engaging with them at each stage of their customer journey is the first step to building trust with your customers. Here are a few important reasons why you should care about being reachable to your audience: