Keeping customers engaged can be an ongoing challenge.

In a recent Harvard Business Review article, Bevin Maguire, VP of Marketing and Communications, IBM, and Jane Hiscock, Founder and President, Farland Group, provide advice on how to bring value to your customer engagement strategy.

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Customer Advisory Boards

An advisory board is a powerful engine of engagement, insight, and business transformation. Make the most of yours.

A Board Success Factor: Business and Industry Expertise » Advisory Boards: How to Extend the Value »

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Engagement Strategy

Like any good relationship, customer engagement is a long-term, reciprocal effort. When done well, meaningful engagement leads to better business results, faster.

Engage Your Customers to Help You Stop Pitching » Getting to a Customer Engagement Mindset »

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Understanding the C-Suite

Want to improve your standing with your c-suite customers? Deliver what executives want: ideas, inspiration, innovation, influence.

C-Suite Insight: Digital Disruption » Looking to Engage Executives? First, Understand What They Want »

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Build stronger relationships–and better strategies–with c-level customers.

Your customers’ c-suite holds a wealth of knowledge and opportunity. But those leaders can also be your most discerning, toughest-to-reach customers. Farland Group helps you earn their engagement—and turn interactions and insights into new revenue models and markets.

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Farland Group & Advisory Boards

We design, launch, and sustain customer advisory boards with enduring influence—boards that craft the right mix of participants and topics, create constructive conversations for everyone involved, and continuously offer invaluable insight to your organization.

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Tips to Improve Customer Engagement

Posted on 03.21.2017 by in Engagement Strategy

Optimizing customer engagement requires more than quantitative surveys

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Asking Questions Leads to Invaluable Insights

Posted on 03.9.2017 by in Engagement Strategy

I recently joined a webinar offered by my alma mater’s alumni association where Sara Laschever shared her research and insights around the topic of “Learning to Ask: Women and the Power of Negotiation.”

One of the many helpful points Sara  

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Why are Cowboy Boots Intertwined with B2C?

Posted on 03.3.2017 by in Engagement Strategy

I’m not from Texas nor am I a big fan of country music, so I have never understood the plethora of purchase options or the extensive price range for cowboy boots. However, after reading an article about Paul Hedrick, a  

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Customer-First Strategies Begin with Communications

Posted on 02.24.2017 by in Understanding the C-Suite

In convening executive level customers to serve on Boards there are a few cardinal rules that must be adhered to.  First – as Anne Taylor posted last week – reciprocal value is critical.  What’s in it for your customers  

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