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For Customer Experience Professionals

The Customer Emotions Driving CX Success

A Technographics® 360 Report: Using Survey, Qualitative, And Social Listening Data

October 22, 2015

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  • By Anjali Lai
  • with Reineke Reitsma,
  • Melissa Burbank,
  • Emily Atkinson,
  • Theresa Pappafotopoulos,
  • Xiaotong Duan,
  • Rachel Birrell

Why Read This Report

Appealing to emotion is key to building superior customer experiences; however, emotion also poses new challenges in customer understanding. We used Forrester's Technographics 360 approach, combining quantitative and qualitative data, to evaluate how emotion influences consumer relationships with brands and to distill certain consistent themes about how emotion affects consumer behavior across industries. This research helps CX professionals create a basic framework for organizing and prioritizing customer emotions in order to drive CX success.

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Table of Contents

  • The Quality Of Customer Emotions Defines The Brand Relationship
  • How Forrester Can Help

  • Technographics 360 Delivers A Comprehensive View Of Consumers
  • Supplemental Material

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