3. Forrester recently surveyed 221 marketing technology decision-makers and influencers to discover their priorities and plans for technology adoption in 2007. Respondents resoundingly agree that improving customer experiences is their top technology theme — in particular, improving online experiences.
4. Three reasons to invest in Customer touch point management An increase of customer loyalty of 1 percent is equivalent to a 10 percent cost reduction (source: Bain & Co.) The probability of selling to a new prospect is only 5 percent to 20 percent while the probability of selling to an existing customer is 60 percent to 70 percent (source: Marketing Metrics) Customer loyalty accounts for 38 percent of margin, 40 percent of revenue growth and 38 percent of shareholder value (source: Accenture Research). Save Money Increase sales Grow Profitability
5. Target Acquire Onboard Serve Grow Retain Customer Engagement Customer Lifecycle Personalize the experience a customer has with you over time