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Customer Experience In UK Banking Improved Significantly In 2022 — But Not Across The Board

Oliwia Berdak October 19, 2022
In 2022, we benchmarked CX quality at 10 leading UK banking brands. This year, the average CX quality in the UK banking industry improved significantly compared to 2021.
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CX Index för svenska banker 2022: Vad vill kunderna ha?

William Dahlgren October 18, 2022
Forrester har länge undersökt Customer Experience (CX) och hur kunder upplever interaktionen med företag i olika branscher och geografier. För första gången görs ett CX index på svenska banker som en del av det europeiska CX indexet. Varför spelar CX roll? Och varför just nu? I vår forskning syns en tydlig korrelation mellan företags tillväxt […]

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Questions To Ask When Setting CX Metrics Goals

Pete Jacques October 17, 2022
If you’re responsible for setting CX measurement goals, or for evaluating goals handed down by your executives, consider these points.
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Meet Zeid Khater, Forrester’s Newest Analyst Covering Customer Data And Analytics

Zeid Khater September 1, 2022
Tell Us About Yourself I was born in Amman, Jordan. Some weeks after, my family relocated to the United States and settled in the Midwest. My childhood took me from Minneapolis to Milwaukee and eventually to the south suburbs of Chicago, where I currently reside. How Did You Get Interested In Data And Analytics? Growing […]
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Running Twice As Smart: A CMO Growth Primer For An Economic Downturn

Dipanjan Chatterjee August 25, 2022
It takes all the running you can do to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that! — “Alice in Wonderland” Run Twice As Smart We sit in the penumbra of a pandemic, on the cusp of a recession. In these […]
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US Banking CX In 2022: Who Does It Well And Why It Matters

Alyson Clarke August 16, 2022
For a large multichannel bank, a 1-point improvement in its CX Index™ score can lead to an incremental $123 million in revenue. For a direct bank, it can lead to an incremental $92 million in revenue. Discover the results of the 2022 CX Index™ for US banks.
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Retail In 2022 — Highlights From The US CX Index

Fiona Swerdlow August 8, 2022
Results from the US CX Index 2022 show that some retailers were able to strengthen their base of devoted (and highly profitable) customers. Learn more, and how you can do the same.

See How CX Is Changing In 2023

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Get Ready For Planning Season: Is Your CX Beacon Metric Still The Best Choice?

Maxie Schmidt-Subramanian August 8, 2022
Read recommendations for how to select the a CX beacon metric that will work for your organization, including evaluation questions.
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Emotional Quality Of Experiences: The 2022 CX Index Bright Spot

Linda Ivy-Rosser June 27, 2022
Recently Forrester released the US Customer Experience Index Rankings for 2022 and one prominent message was the fall of CX quality across industries (see Figure 1). However, it also revealed a bright spot - the emotional quality of customer experiences remains consistent.  According to the Average US CX Index, 60% of customers expressed they had emotionally positive experiences compared with 62% in 2021 and 60% in 2020. 
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Helping You Create Superior Digital Experiences And Products

Melissa Parrish June 13, 2022
We guide B2C digital leaders toward new horizons of success with Forrester Decisions for Digital Business & Strategy. Learn how.
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The Canada Customer Experience Index, 2022, Uncovers A Slip In CX Quality

Pete Jacques June 9, 2022
Forrester’s Customer Experience Benchmark Survey, Canada Consumers, 2022, reveals that CX quality in Canada has slipped in 2022 following several years of stability.
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The US Customer Experience Index, 2022, Shows That Brands Struggled During The Past Year

Pete Jacques June 6, 2022
Forrester's 2022 Customer Experience Benchmark Study reveals CX quality in the US has fallen back to early-2020 levels, reversing gains made in 2021.

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How Does B2B CX Quality Impact Loyalty? — A Forrester B2B Summit 2022 Session Preview

Laura Ramos April 11, 2022
Assessing the CX of B2B companies is trickier than in the B2C space. At Forrester's B2B Summit North America, we'll unveil the first B2B CX Index™ and reveal which aspects of CX matter most for two popular solution types.
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New Forrester Data Shows Wide Disparities In US Federal Customer Experience (CX) Quality Despite Overall Gains

Rick Parrish December 10, 2021
Average Federal CX Ekes Out A New High, Still Trailing The Private Sector It’s a new White House priority to provide “excellent, equitable, and secure federal services and customer experience.” To help understand the state of the federal CX, Forrester has published a US federal CX Index (CX Index™) report since 2015. This year, in […]
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Auto Manufacturers: Love Them Or Hate Them, Human Touchpoints Aren’t Going Away

Karine Cardona-Smits December 2, 2021
With Zaklina Ber, Senior Research Associate, Forrester In 2021, we surveyed customers in five European countries about their experiences with auto manufacturers during both the purchase and service experience. To understand and ultimately improve the quality of their customer experience (CX), auto manufacturers need to understand why the industry ranks the way it does. Fifty-five […]
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Why Customers Say They’ll Recommend You And Also Say They Won’t Buy From You Again

Michelle Yaiser November 10, 2021
Customers seem to contradict themselves when they say that they don’t intend to stay with a brand but will buy more from and/or recommend the brand. This blog post discusses what's behind this customer loyalty pattern and how should brands respond.
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“Predictive” Marks A New Era In Customer Experience Management

Steven Peltzman November 4, 2021
Forrester has launched a new feature in its FeedbackNow platform that lets brands move into the predictive era of customer experience. Learn more here.

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To Win Customer Loyalty, Make Customers Feel Valued, Appreciated, And Respected

Michelle Yaiser November 3, 2021
Each year, we find that emotion has a bigger impact on customer loyalty than effectiveness or ease. This blog post discusses the emotions that have the biggest impact.
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How European Auto And Home Insurers Can Differentiate On Customer Experience

Oliwia Berdak October 18, 2021
Forrester surveyed customers of the 32 of the largest and most important auto and home insurance brands in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the UK about the quality of their experiences as a part of our European Auto And Home Insurers Customer Experience Index, 2021.
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Mutuals And Challengers With Great Digital Offerings Or Customer Service Provide The Best Banking CX In Pandemic Europe

Oliwia Berdak October 15, 2021
Forrester surveyed customers of the 38 of the largest and most important banking brands in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the UK about the quality of their experiences as a part of our European Banking Customer Experience Index, 2021. As in 2020, mutuals and challengers (banks founded as alternatives to traditional banks) offer the best experiences across Europe.
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