6 Ways to Boss Customer Service Calls

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How to Get a Customer to Stop Over-Talking You & MORE Questions!

Questions One 1:48: Hi! Myra, what if the customer doesn’t want to hear sorry because they already heard those words multiple times? Question Two 3:38: I would like to know the best ways to reduce […]

A Mask Mandate Is Not An Excuse For Your Disrespect

One of my sisters is a flight attendant. Yesterday we talked about her enforcing mask requirements on her flights. With the CDC’s recommendation, I knew that vaccinated people don’t need to wear masks outdoors or […]

Costco Jason’s Response Makes Perfect Sense

I watched the viral video of former child star, Ricky Schroeder confronting a Costco worker, Jason, about the store’s mask mandate. My first thought was my daughter, Lauren. Lauren worked in the mall here in […]

How It Feels to Have to Carry Out a Mask Policy

Q “I work in public transportation, and we still have strict mask requirements. I’ve had customers snatch the complimentary mask out of my hand and throw it on the floor. A woman flipped me off […]

Gain the Confidence to Get Angry Customers to Back Down

De-escalation Academy is the only training for customer service that not only shows your employees how to redirect verbal aggression and regain control of interactions – but how to get customers to accept their word […]

How to Train and Support Remote Customer Service Employees

This morning I hosted a webinar for leaders of customer service departments and operations. I walked everyone through how to prepare customer service specialists to apply psychological tactics to bring down the temperature in interactions […]