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Learn How to Better Manage Customer Acquisition, Retention and 1. Understand the relationships between customer loss, customer retention
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Get Started – An Introduction to the during class discussions.
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customer communities shared values – impact your organization’s market. We all lose customers, and we all want to get better at keeping them and Verizon
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• The important role customer targeting plays in structure and systems getting them to come back.” Visa CEUs AwArdEd
holding on to customers • A game plan for putting customer value
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other customer-focused teams to help execute • Who are your best prospects? Why is it EarthLink, Inc.
important to correctly target them? no punches in describing what does and does not work in today’s business environ- Yahoo! You will be mailed your certificate of completion reflecting CEUs earned.
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• Is there a connection between staff loyalty and • How to make sure you’re doing the right things
to attract the best customers ment. The material presented will be extremely beneficial to my company. I can't Shield QVC, Inc. Zurich Insurance
• 9 best practices for building a company culture • How the overall success – or failure – of your wait to start implementing the ideas.” CANCELLAtION POLICY
efforts depends on identifying and eliminating David Arant
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