Talent/HRJun 25, 2013 11:43 AM By Erin Lynch
After receiving backlash from customers over the firing of George Zimmer, the Board of Directors of Men’s Wearhouse issued a statement explaining why they fired him and gave an inside look into the internal struggle at the retailer.
Talent/HRJun 24, 2013 1:51 PM By Erin Lynch
In what Macy’s is calling a continual effort to connect with the ever changing consumer, CEO Terry Lundgren announced plans to see a total of 500 stores double as fulfillment centers by the end of 2013.
Talent/HRJun 20, 2013 1:49 PM By Erin Lynch
Customers and fans of Men’s Wearhouse took to Twitter this week to express their displeasure in the retailer’s decision to fire founder and Executive Chairman George Zimmer. Here are some of their tweets.
Talent/HRJun 19, 2013 12:35 PM By Erin Lynch
While George Zimmer was able to guarantee the likeability of the suits at Men’s Wearhouse, he wasn’t able to guarantee his job as the Executive Chairman. The retailer announced his termination this week.
Talent/HRJun 11, 2013 3:27 PM By Erin Lynch
Gone are the days when the contact center meant having a customer call a 1-800 number or send an email if they have a product question or concern. Nowadays, the shape of the contact center is one that meets the needs of the 24-7 consumer and in order to do that successfully it all comes down to training.
Talent/HRJun 10, 2013 12:10 PM By Erin Lynch
No matter how prepared your company is when engaging with customers through social media sites there is bound to be a public misstep. It can be a criticism from an unhappy customer or an error made by your social media team but in order to save face, it comes down to how you handle it.
Talent/HRMay 14, 2013 3:23 PM By MCM Staff
When customer service representatives are getting bombarded with upset customers, the reps themselves tend to start getting upset themselves. When you are looking to hire contact center reps, that’s part of an expectation you need to set. Here are three key takeaways from this article by Flavio Martins, VP of Customer Support at DigiCert on […]
Talent/HRMay 01, 2013 3:37 PM By Erin Lynch
Rue La La’s founder Ben Fischman has stepped down from his post as CEO and has been replaced by Steve Davis.
Talent/HRJan 25, 2013 1:58 PM By Erin Lynch
Results of the e-tailing group’s 15th Annual Mystery Shopping Study, conducted during the fourth quarter of 2012, have been released and nine merchants, including Zappos, Saks Fifth Avenue, Zappos and Office Depot have been recognize for excelling at online customer service.