Banks and Credit Unions Need an Appointment Making Strategy I hate wasting time. Standing in long lines, being placed on hold and playing phone tag is frustrating. When I need important information or advice, I want it quickly with a knowledgeable... Read More | Share it now!
The Power of an Appointment to Connect, Engage, Close More Business in Banks and Credit Unions
Discover Customers’ 2020 Resolutions – Relationship Management in Action
To Solidify the Member or Customer Relationship, Ask About Their New Year Resolutions, Dreams and Goals As we enter a brand new year, there’s a good chance you made some resolutions or goals you’d like to achieve in 2020 and beyond. Many of your... Read More | Share it now!
Four Steps to Ensure Your Staff Uses Your CRM to Build Relationships
Banks and Credit Unions Are Focusing More on Member and Customer Relationship Cultures Our recent evaluation of new CRM software for our company reminded us of past bank and credit union clients that fretted their staff was not using their CRM and... Read More | Share it now!
Emotional Connection is the Key to Customer Engagement
Digital services can be detrimental to personal connections. Learn why it’s important to make emotional connections and increase customer engagement. In the drive for organic growth chances are your bank or credit union is evaluating every... Read More | Share it now!
7 Questions to Improve Customer Relationship Management and Boost Organic Growth
Banks and credit unions need to focus on key questions for customer loyalty and long-term organic growth When beginning a project to help a new client transition beyond transactions to a relationship culture or improve their onboarding program, we... Read More | Share it now!
How To Boost Organic Growth With Reboarding — Relationship Management in Action
Customer Loyalty To Our Bank Was Fading Fast Imagine you’re a long-term, high-potential customer with your bank or credit union. You have several products with them, never visit a branch, only use automated and online services and don’t know... Read More | Share it now!
Mobilize Staff to Increase Customer Engagement, Heighten the Customer Experience and Grow Your Bank or Credit Union
Do your customers or members give you their transaction business but go elsewhere for financial advice, borrowing or investing needs? Does your brand promise or mission focus on creating a remarkable member or customer experience, having strong... Read More | Share it now!
How To Get Staff to Engage Customers and Members and Use CRM Software, Part 2
Many Banks and Credit Unions Do a Poor Job With Customer Engagement Two weeks ago we published Part 1 of this two part blog post. If you missed Part 1, please read it here, How To Get Staff to Engage Customers and Members and Use CRM Software. In... Read More | Share it now!
How To Get Staff to Engage Customers and Members and Use CRM Software, Part 1
Recently I (Bob) was coaching two bankers, an EVP Retail and VP Marketing. One of them sent me these two questions: “How do we get our frontline staff to engage current and prospective customers in conversation, develop conversations so they are... Read More | Share it now!
Is Your Onboarding the Beginning of the End of the Relationship? – Relationship Management in Action
Member or Customer Loyalty – You May Have Less Than You Think I’m sure you’ll agree that creating a welcoming onboarding experience for a new customer or member should be the beginning of a long-term relationship. Well, guess what? In most banks... Read More | Share it now!