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Posts by: Paul Clark

What might SOCIAL CUSTOMER Relationship Management look like?

By: Paul Clark 9/5/2013 4:02 PM

"Customer Relationship Management" got abbreviated many years ago, so now 'Social' comes along and gets bolted on - linguistically - as "Social CRM". And that linguistic "bolting-on" is reflected in the strategies being pushed by the big guns: it's CRM just as you've always known it, but with Social channels bolted-on. Imagine if we had never abbreviated Customer Relationship Management. How would you read (aloud) "Social Customer Relationship Management"?

CRM, Social CRM, Social Media

7 Steps to CRM Success for Small Business

By: Paul Clark 10/7/2010 4:15 PM

Don’t limit yourself to what you currently assume a CRM system can do. If what your business really needs is a solution that integrates customer data, email marketing, travel planning, event bookings and managing your complete iTunes collection all in one place, write that down. You may not find everything in a single CRM solution – you may even find what you need and discover the vendor doesn’t call it a CRM solution at all – but knowing what you want is a great place to start from.