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Defining a Client Advisory Board

Posted On: January 26th, 2015 by | Advisory Boards, Customer Advisory Boards, Customer Engagement Strategies, Customer Experience Marketing, Customer-Centricity | Permalink | No Comments

We find that the term Client Advisory Board is used fairly broadly to describe a range... read more

Why Contributing to Community Matters

Posted On: January 12th, 2015 by | B2B Communities, Community | Permalink | No Comments

This week Farland Group employees will spend some time at The Women’s Lunch Place in Boston;... read more

Resolving to Improve the Client Experience – Thoughts for 2015

Posted On: December 23rd, 2014 by | Advisory Boards, Customer Advisory Boards, Customer Engagement Strategies, Customer Experience Marketing, Customer-Centricity | Permalink | No Comments

In the spirit of the season, I am contributing to the burgeoning collection of New Year’s... read more

Strategy Advisory Boards: Elevate Your Voice at the Table

Posted On: December 19th, 2014 by | Customer, Customer Advisory Boards, Strategy Board | Permalink | No Comments

Findings from a recent McKinsey report show that CEOs are placing the customer and customer-centric programs... read more

Customer Experience and the Loyalty Conundrum

Posted On: November 26th, 2014 by | Building Loyalty, Customer, Customer Communities, Customer Engagement Strategies, Customer Experience Marketing | Permalink | No Comments

While I deeply believe in the importance and bottom line value of investing in the customer... read more

Building an OmniChannel Strategy?  Your Customers Can Help

Posted On: November 11th, 2014 by | Chief Marketing Officer, Customer Advisory Boards, Customer Communities, Customer Engagement Strategies, Customer Experience Marketing, Customer-Centricity, Customer-Focused Marketing | Permalink | No Comments

OmniChannel – a term that retailers have been using for several years – has come into... read more

If a Client Advisory Board is Not Yet For You, Don’t Give Up on Engaging Clients

Posted On: October 24th, 2014 by | Advisory Boards, B2B Communities, Customer Advisory Boards, Customer Engagement Strategies, Customer Experience Marketing | Permalink | No Comments

As I said in my last post, not every company is ready to launch a Client... read more

Measuring Customer Engagement: Managing the Attribution Challenge

Posted On: October 20th, 2014 by | Customer Advisory Boards, Customer Engagement Strategies, Customer Experience Marketing | Permalink | No Comments

Heather Higgins , Global Marketing Leader, Strategy & Analytics, IBM and I spoke last week at an... read more

Do You Really Want to Launch a Client Advisory Board?

Posted On: September 29th, 2014 by | Advisory Boards, b2b Customer Community, Customer Advisory Boards, Customer Communities, Customer Engagement Strategies | Permalink | 1 Comment

It is true that Client Advisory Boards can be extremely powerful vehicles to gain real insight,... read more

Customer Advisory Board as Strategic Weapon

Posted On: September 2nd, 2014 by | Advisory Boards, Customer Advisory Boards | Permalink | No Comments

Customer Advisory Board as Strategic Weapon Customer Advisory Boards require leadership from your strategy team to be... read more