September 29th, 2023 | Season 6 | 35 mins 3 secs
customer experience, cx, eddie reynolds, rev ops, revenue operations, union square consulting
In this episode, Sean sits down with Eddie Reynolds, Founder and CEO of Union Square Consulting. They dive into why Eddie started Union Square Consulting. They go deeper into his experience at Salesforce and Rev Ops views catapulted his success. Eddie gives some great insights on moving what to look for in scaling a company and reducing churn. His tone gives off an astute knowledge on how strategy and technical bridge together. Eddie gets deep on his love of math and how is childhood passions came about today.
More About Eddie. https://www.linkedin.com/in/edwardreynolds/
August 18th, 2023 | Season 6 | 25 mins 7 secs
annette franz, customer experience, cx, cx journey
In this episode, Sean sits down with Annette Franz, founder and CEO of CX Journey Inc. They dive into why Annette started CX Journey and her +30 years of CX experience. They go deeper into her thoughts on customer expansion and retention. Annette gives some great insights on journey orchestration and how marketers can leverage this. Her tone gives off a jovial, astute knowledge on creating great customer experiences. Annette gets deep on why loves routines, her 90s bodybuilding days, any why/how she gets out of the office to recharge.
More About Annette. https://www.linkedin.com/in/annette-franz/
Episode 140: Why Taking a Buyer's Journey Perspective Enhances Customer Experiences and Decreases Churn
June 16th, 2023 | Season 6 | 21 mins 12 secs
buyers journey, customer experience, cx, farzad rashidi, product led, respona, revenue, visme
In this episode, Sean sits down with Farzad Rashidi, lead innovator at Respona, the link-building outreach platform that helps businesses increase their organic traffic from Google. They dive into why Farzad started Respona from his work at Visma. They go deeper into his process to build an in house software. Farzad gives some great insights on how to develop great customer experiences from understanding your buyer's journey. His constant approach to test and reiterate helped Respona figure out effective product led motions and adoptions. His tone gives off a helpful, fun tone on creating great customer experiences. Farzad gets deep on why he does digital detoxes and hikes to help bring better creativity.
More About Farzad. https://www.linkedin.com/in/farzadrashidi/
June 9th, 2023 | Season 6 | 14 mins 7 secs
communications, customer experience, cx, leadership, scott monty
In this episode, Erik Deckers sits down with his friend, Scott Monty, a strategic communications and leadership coach who works with C-suite executives. They discuss the problems leaders are having today, and what they're doing right. They also talk about how Scott's degree in Classics help him train better leaders. And he gives insights on how history has carried the same lessons throughout history to leader after leader.
More about Scott. https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottmonty/
April 28th, 2023 | Season 6 | 24 mins 41 secs
customer experience, cx, patti mara, upsolutions
In this episode, Sean sits down with Patti Mara, author of UpSolutions and business coach. They dive into why Patti wrote UpSolutions and her passion for locally owned businesses. They go deeper into her years of experience. Patti gives some great insights on aspects of great customer experience. Her experience in pharma lays out why customer experience is so vital to company's success. Her tone gives off a helpful, fun tone on creating great customer experiences. Patti gets deep on why she local communities. She even sheds light on how she recoups spending time with her family, friends, and animals (horses).
More About Patti. https://www.linkedin.com/in/pattimara
April 14th, 2023 | Season 6 | 22 mins 23 secs
customer experience, cx, data, evan klein, satrix solutions
In this episode, Sean sits down with Evan Klein, founder and president of Satrix Solutions. They dive into why Evan started Satrix Solutions and why he was obsessed with customer experience (CX). They go deeper into his years experience facilitating customer expansion and retention. Evan gives some great insights his approach with culture, good data, and acting on feedback. His company's differentiator removes confirmation bias allowing companies capturing reliable data. His tone gives off a helpful, humble tone on creating great customer experiences. Evan gets deep on how was hard wired from birth on his obsession with great CX. He even gives insight on personal view and how he recharges to sustain his CX passion.
More About Evan. https://www.linkedin.com/in/evanbklein/
March 19th, 2021 | Season 5 | 26 mins 56 secs
customer experience, cx, neil miller, podcasting, the digital workplace, workforce
In this episode, Sean sits down with Neil Miller, host of The Digital Workplace. They dive into why Neil started The Digital Workplace and lessons learned from guests. They go deeper into how why digital meetings are the most pressing need for companies today. Neil shares insights from over 150 podcast episodes and how companies should view work productivity. Neil's deep understanding of mindset gives a unique perspective on workforce being about human beings and how to scale that without being robotic.
December 4th, 2020 | Season 4 | 29 mins 8 secs
customer experience, cx, jen edds, podcast marketing, podcasts, the brassy broadcasting company
In this episode, Sean sits down with Jen Edds, Head Broad in Charge of The Brassy Broadcasting Company. They dive into why Jen started her podcasting company. They go deeper into what is the epicenter for podcasting engagement - building conversations and community. Jen shares wonderful examples of when she started out and her experiences with Beauty and the Gi. Jen also gives great examples of how to build your podcasting audience. Jen's personality leaps out of the sound while helping her clients find the success in the simplest things. Her love to provide the best customer experience shows her love to help others to find their voice.
December 4th, 2020 | Season 4 | 26 mins 58 secs
bryan kramer, customer experience, cx, h2h, h2h model, shareology
In this episode, Sean sits down with Bryan Kramer, co-founder of H2H Companies. They dive into why Bryan co-founded H2H Companies and came up with the H2H Model. They go deeper into how make small changes can make a huge impact on your business. Bryan illustrates great examples on some great analogies and examples. Bryan provides great insight on how he cultivated a wonderful customer experience through his own experiences. Bryan also gives some interesting examples of his own life and why he came up with the H2H Model. This model has helped numerous business owners see and create the right focuses for success.
December 4th, 2020 | Season 4 | 30 mins 41 secs
covid, customer experience, cx, restaurants, snapshyft, thor wood
In this episode, Sean sits down with Thor Wood, CEO and co-founder of SnapShyft. They dive into why Thor co-founded SnapShyft. They go deeper into how his company works on balancing a great customer experience with a two sided market - restaurant owners and workers. Thor provides a lot of great stats on the labor force and forecasts how restaurants have pivoted and will continue to pivot with COVID. Thor also gives some interesting insight on how restaurants will be coming out of the ashes stronger.