Customer Experience Diagnostic

Do you know where you are on your customer experience journey and where you should focus next?

Strategic Imperative

Enabling superior customer experience is not an easy task. Companies need to understand where they are on the customer experience journey and whether or not adequately geared up with required internal capabilities. They often believe that Voice of Customer analysis solely can answer all their customer woes. However, these analyses are limited to only highlighting an external view on what went wrong and mostly fail to unearth the root causes. While obtaining an external end customer perspective on your services, products, or delivered experience is one aspect, drilling down further and attacking the key internal root causes hindering you from offering the right experience is another key aspect that companies need to focus on.

Top five root causes:

  1. Siloed and fragmented functions and touch points
  2. Irrelevant and fragmented and customer service systems
  3. Underdeveloped people and process capabilities
  4. Misunderstood concept of customer experience
  5. Misunderstood customer expectations and preferences

Any or all of the above can be the reason for customer and operation woes and an assessment of internal customer experience capabilities can help companies find out which of these bottlenecks are and how can they get rid of it.

Go to Customer Experience Management

Frost & Sullivan offers Customer Experience Diagnostic solution that enables CSOs/CXOs to find out their current state maturity, poor performing areas, missing capabilities, and where and how they need to focus their investments and efforts to get the best outcomes.

Our unique 360 degree closed loop solution provides customers a holistic yet modular approach toward customer experience. The solution takes a business backward approach of using business objectives/goals to cascade it into customer experience objectives. This ensures that all customer experience initiatives deliver business benefit to organizations.

Our diagnostic approach is a nice blend of workshops, stakeholder interviews, and offline information analysis that provides pragmatic insights into business decision making and improvement roadmaps that can be taken into implementation.

  • Kick off session
  • Agree on & schedule key participants, assessment approach
  • Capture high level customer experience objectives, goals and challenges
Discover Day 2 - Workshop
  • Information collection for CX Capability maturity assessment
  • Existing customer experience journey mapping
  • Business case outline
  • CX Capability Maturity Analysis
  • Interview with stakeholders and gaps identification
  • Improvement Opportunity and business case Identification
Define Day 9 - Workshop
  • Long list of opportunities
  • Opportunity prioritization and selection
  • Mapping To-be CX journey
  • Detailing of opportunities
Package & Present
  • Finalize business case
  • Refine high level roadmap
  • Package deliverables into presentation
  • Present to decision making forum

Frost & Sullivan's expertise across Technology, Economic, Applications, and Markets (TEAM) provides innovative customer experience solutions to clients. Our ability to provide single view of the customer and moment of truth using our proprietary customer experience diagnostic makes us the preferred partner for companies.

Our Diagnostic solution is built on a framework that encompasses all people, process, technology, functions and organization capabilities directly or indirectly linked to customer experience making it a unique solution that identifies improvement areas across the board. It leverages a six staged maturity model to help companies find out where they are on their customer experience journey and what they need to focus next.

Customer Experience Maturity Model

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Five Key Differentiators
✅ Covers end to end CX journey
✅ Covers all internal CX functions
✅ Aligns leadership, culture and brand to CX
✅ Seperate diagnostic modules for B2B and B2C
✅ 6 maturity levels
Discover quick wins
  • Identify and define actionable improvement roadmaps across people, process, technology, and functional areas along with business cases supporting the selected opportunities
Design business impact customer experience initiatives
  • Obtain a high level view on what you should do and how the improvement initiatives would look like when taken to implementation
Define implementation program for short and long term business gains
  • Take initiatives to implementation with a clear understanding of where you should focus your efforts and investments in short and long terms

If you do not know where you are on the customer experience journey and how you can improve your customer engagement, then you probably need to make the right move at the earliest and carry out an internal capability assessment. Email or call our customer experience management experts and learn how you can fast track your customer experience transformation journey with the right set of short and long term initiatives.

Mark Simoncelli
Global Director
P: +27 (0)21 680 3578
M: +27 (0)83 267 7495

Director (APAC)
P: +60 362 045 957
M: +60 1123 656 374

Bijuraj Sarangi
Principal Consultant – Customer Experience
M: +91 874 480 6440

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