The productivity debate has significantly risen up the political and business agenda. There are different views on what drives productivity, but understanding it is vital to improving living standards...read more
Just a few weeks ago at the beginning of October, organisations across the UK got involved in National Customer Service Week (NCSW). The Institute took a lead role in supporting many of the activiti...read more
From simple robotics to speed up a process, right through to intelligent AI that can learn for itself and make decisions, technology is reshaping our world and the way that businesses operate. One of...read more
In last month’s blog, I discussed the results of our latest UK Customer Satisfaction Index (UKCSI) and expressed my concerns over evidence that a dip in customer satisfaction levels is beginning to ...read more
The Institute’s twice yearly UK Customer Satisfaction Index (UKCSI) is perhaps our most revealing and comprehensive piece of research into the state and direction of standards of customer service. ...read more
It may be hard to believe, but two years have now passed since the historic referendum on Brexit. We stand just nine months away from leaving the EU, albeit with a transition period set to run to the ...read more
The Institute’s latest annual conference produced fascinating debate focusing on how organisations can develop game-changing strategies, in what is becoming an increasingly unpredictable environment...read more
As the New Year gets under way, for many people it’s a time of reflection and resolution, with many individuals considering their current roles and careers. In fact, research shows that as many as o...read more
As we approach the end of 2017 it seems fitting to look back and ask how organisations have fared with the customer service agenda this year.The answer is that many have fared well, but with room for ...read more
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