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customer-service2If you run a service based business or organization, you know how important it is to keep your customers happy.  Your brand depends on the quality of service your institution maintains.  If you can make a good first impression on someone you serve, chances are you have a loyal customer on your hands.  Customers like stability, security, and the peace of mind that comes with good service.  Let’s look at some tips that will help you exude good service in all aspects of your business.

1.  Customers Come First

You’ve surely heard the phrase “the customer is always right” before.  Well, it rings true in service based businesses.  If your customers want something, you go to great lengths to provide it.  Make an effort to pay attention to customers and ask them what what they want or need.  Let them know you care about what they think and feel.  You business can’t function without its customers—treat them well so they will want to come back.

2.  Listen To Complaints

No business owner likes to receive complaints.  However, complaints should be looked upon as chances to improve your service.  Don’t be angry at the customer for complaining—take personal responsibility for whatever caused them to feel neglected or dissatisfied.  Apologize for the mishap, even if the customer is in the wrong.  Always go out of your way to make sure the customer gets what they want.

3.  Set An Example For Your Employees

You have to be positive, humble, and likeable in the eyes of your employees.  If you carry out your role as business owner or manager correctly, your employees will follow your lead.  Be what you expect your workers to be and treat them with respect.  Treating employees with dignity will cause a chain reaction—you treat them well and they treat the customers well.  Managers can’t be everywhere at once.  Instead, you train your staff well so that you can rely on them to keep things running smoothly.

Providing good service starts with good leadership.  Be a beacon for positive change, listen to customers, and take action on anything they desire.  If you want to learn more about providing impeccable customer service, contact us to see what we can do for you!