Author: Jason Kapler

Your chatbot lacks empathy, and that’s a problem

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This article was previously published in VentureBeat on June 27, 2017 by Jason Kapler. Technology is rapidly changing the customer service arena. Over the past few years, automated phone calls, social media, live chat, and instant messaging customer service strategies have become common place. Some even speculate that chatbots and other automation may eventually replace […]

The Role of Chatbots and Automation in Customer Service

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This article was previously published in Loyalty360 on July 5, 2017 by Jason Kapler. We live in an on-demand, 24/7 world. Customer service expectations have never been higher. When issues or questions arise, the acceptable speed of response is becoming shorter. Companies slow to answer risk jeopardizing customer loyalty. In a recent study, 53% of […]

Shifting From One-Way Broadcast to Two-Way Dialog Changes Everything

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This article was previously published in AdWeek on April 10, 2017 It’s time marketers put down the megaphones and join in a dialog with each customer Marketing tactics are changing. Consumers are bombarded with marketing messages from every possible channel. Television, radio and satellite commercials are not to be outdone by print ads, pop-up ads, […]

Leading Brands Create Emotional Connections with Customers

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This article was previously published in MarTech Advisor on April 4, 2017 Brands are personalizing messages with consumers to strengthen their emotional connections. Jason Kapler, Vice President of Marketing at LiveWorld, covers how messaging apps have opened new opportunities for brands to engage in more human-to-human conversations Brands are getting personal with consumers by strengthening […]