James Ramey

James Ramey
How Amazon’s Digital Day Will Impact Customer Service

This Friday, Dec. 29, marks the second annual Amazon Digital Day. A close cousin to the retail giant’s Prime Day, this retail holiday gives shoppers the best deals on products like e-books, video games, DVDs, apps, and more. This one-day-only event will likely bring in more sales than normal, which means brands whose products are…

Why Chatbots Today Are Being Built Incorrectly by Businesses

Today, those reading about chatbots will find them familiar and take interest in how they can make a business successful. Many years ago, however, the idea of chatbots helping businesses left consumers wondering how helpful their contributions would be. Today, chatbots are in the majority of our favorite apps, like Uber and WeChat. As consumers…

A New Look at Customer Care: Hybrid Customer Service

"How may we assist you?” Customer service is the leading connection between a business and its customers. Providing positive experiences for customers increases the chances of receiving that customer’s ongoing business, thus providing a positive reputation for a brand. There are instances, however, when a service isn't what a customer hoped it would be. Poor…

How Technology is Changing the Retail Customer Experience

The way brands and retailers have traditionally handled customer service and support is in desperate need to improve quality, efficiency, access and availability of customer-desired solutions and outcomes. What’s more, organizations need this upgrade as well to increase efficiencies and decrease costs in their operations. The ability to offer a self-service approach to consumers so…