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When you focus on customer service and the customer experience, you can boost the health of your business. Happier customers mean a better bottom line.

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What ‘the customer is always right’ means in a digital-first world

While critics of this customer service philosophy contend that it risks enabling rude or entitled customers, it was never meant to be taken literally. The point wasn’t that customers should always get their way no matter how outrageous their demands. On the contrary, it was to give employees permission to truly listen to their customers.

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