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The customer is always right!

thought-provoking insights on the importance of customer satisfaction from today"s business leaders

by Armen J. Kabodian

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Customer services -- Quotations, maxims, etc,
    • Chief executive officers -- United States -- Quotations

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by Armen J. Kabodian.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5415.5 .K33 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination153 p. ;
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL995263M
      ISBN 100070342091
      LC Control Number96033865
      OCLC/WorldCa34411013

        But! The customer is ALWAYS the customer. Shoppers often buy the wrong things. And even when they do, these clients still spend money on you. As business owners and business leaders, we depend on a continued influx of clients who, whether right or wrong, will continue to work with the organization. “The customer is always right” is an instructive saying that directs those dealing with the public to make customer satisfaction one of their highest priorities. This can be difficult when a customer has an issue with your organization and truly believes they are in the right. They may be making demands that are impossible for you to meet.

        The saying “the customer is always right” has been around for so long that we seldom give it much thought. The real question, however, is whether or not it’s true. If you have a business, it’s crucial to satisfy your customers. It’s hard to deny that you must make your customers’ needs a priority. Every business owner and customer-facing employee has heard the saying "the customer is always right." This makes the companies who say it -- and the customers who hear it -- feel good.

      ⦿ "The roads were uneven and bumpy, so we could not read the local guide book during the bus ride to the resort. Because of this, we were unaware of many things that would have made our holiday more fun." ⦿ "It took us nine hours to fly home from Jamaica to England. It took the Americans only three hours to get home. This seems unfair.".   Believing the customer is always right is a subconscious way of favouring the customer over the employee which can lead to resentment among employees. When .


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In my capacity as an entrepreneur, the cliche I find myself repeating most often is perhaps the one most essential to my philosophy on running a successful business: The customer is always right.

The customer is always right From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For other uses, see The customer is always right  (disambiguation). Marshall Field used slogans such as "Give the lady what she wants" in his Chicago department store.

Every one of their thousands of employes are instructed to satisfy the customer regardless of whether the customer is right or wrong. The customer comes first, last and all the time. As noted previously, in September newspapers in Boston stated that Marshall Field adhered to a principle of: “The customer is always right.”.

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