45 episodes

Listen to Questions for now to hear big thinkers discuss today’s big questions in digital CX. Featuring thought leaders from beloved brands and influential institutions, Questions for now is packed full of compelling perspectives and actionable insights.

Questions for now - Compelling perspectives on digital CX TELUS International

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Listen to Questions for now to hear big thinkers discuss today’s big questions in digital CX. Featuring thought leaders from beloved brands and influential institutions, Questions for now is packed full of compelling perspectives and actionable insights.

    What is the Frank And Oak secret for adapting to changing customer preferences?

    What is the Frank And Oak secret for adapting to changing customer preferences?

    On this episode, we explore how eco-friendly apparel brand Frank And Oak evolved its business model to adapt to customer expectations — and how data, feedback and technology are used to optimize its CX strategy.
    Founded in 2012 as an online-only menswear retailer, Frank And Oak used data and insights from customers to change course over the following decade, reinventing itself as a sustainable lifestyle brand with both an online and brick and mortar presence.
    Listen for the informative insights of Nadia Famularo, director of operations and customer success at Frank And Oak, as she discusses how data-driven decision making influences Frank And Oak’s business strategy, how the company leverages technology to enhance the customer experience and why CX leaders must ensure the voice of the customer is heard in their organizations.
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    • 21 min
    What trends are shaping customer experiences in 2024?

    What trends are shaping customer experiences in 2024?

    On this episode, we discuss customer experience trends – and how these trends are impacting CX leaders’ priorities in 2024.
    Drawing on decades of experience and conversations with CX executives at some of the world’s top brands, our expert guests speak to the challenges and opportunities in leveraging customer data, the impact of AI on customer interactions, what brands are looking for from outsourcing partners and much more.
    Listen for the compelling insights of Annette Franz, founder and CEO of CX Journey Inc., and Kory Laszewski, vice president of global sales at TELUS International.
    Want to dive deeper on the latest trends in CX? Download a copy of 2024 CX Leaders & Trends Insights by Execs In The Know, in partnership with TELUS International.  
    Additional resources:
    Everest Group survey results: Enterprise readiness for generative AI adoption in customer experience management 
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    • 27 min
    How can employee-facing technology improve your customer experience?

    How can employee-facing technology improve your customer experience?

    On this episode, we explore the relationship between employees and technology — and how brands can harness employee-facing technology to improve their customer experience.
    Tools like agent-assist bots and internal collaboration platforms can enable team members to work effectively and efficiently — in turn, increasing employee engagement and customer satisfaction.   
    Our expert guests share how — and why — technology centered around formulas like the service-profit chain, and TELUS International’s Culture Value Chain, can help brands and their employees keep customers happy while strengthening financial performance.
    Listen for the compelling perspectives of Hugo Sampaio, vice president of information technology services at TELUS International, and Thomas Hollmann, clinical associate professor, department of marketing and executive director, Center for Services Leadership at Arizona State University.
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    • 24 min
    Has the time come to prioritize voice-first experiences?

    Has the time come to prioritize voice-first experiences?

    On this episode, we explore whether voice-first experiences will be as ubiquitous as the internet and smartphones — and how brands can prepare for a voice-first future.
    Voice technology offers distinct advantages over other forms of inputs, allowing for lower effort customer interactions, increased efficiency and improved accessibility.
    With recent advancements in generative AI, voice-first experiences – the combined process of voice recognition and natural language processing – have the potential to completely transform how we interact with our devices in our everyday lives, leveraging multimodal environments to create the ultimate interface.
    Listen for the compelling insights of Tobias Dengel, president of WillowTree, a TELUS International Company, and Bret Kinsella, founder, CEO, and research director of Voicebot.ai.
    Tobias’s book, The Sound of the Future: The Coming Age of Voice Technology, is available for purchase in hardcopy, digital and audiobook formats.
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    • 31 min
    Are these digital CX resolutions on your list for 2024?

    Are these digital CX resolutions on your list for 2024?

    On this episode, we look back at our first season of Questions for now — and highlight six customer experience (CX) resolutions to consider as your brand rings in the new year.

    We’ve asked a number of big questions this past season, covering topics like automation, changing customer preferences, algospeak and more. Join us as we recap some of the actionable insights shared by CX thought leaders.

    • 20 min
    What do people get wrong about automation?

    What do people get wrong about automation?

    On this episode, we ask big questions to debunk prominent myths and misconceptions surrounding automation in customer experience (CX). Listen for the compelling insights of Nigel Devaraj, senior product manager, hyper automation at TELUS International, and Chandrakant Binwani, former director, intelligent automation solutions at Automation Anywhere.

    • 26 min

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