Recently the Wall Street Journal sparked a discussion about the Net Promoter System (NPS) in an article titled “The Dubious Management Fad Sweeping Corporate America.” While it isn’t perfect (what is?) it remains a simple and useful corporate tool. As
Once again American Express has released its Customer Service Barometer (2012 version, 2014 version). Once again, the findings aren’t pretty (see below): Companies consistently miss expectations and are getting steadily worse – 31% in 2012 versus 26% two years earlier.