Tag Archives: good behavior

J&J and Walgreens’ Health-Related Collaboration

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) operates three main product lines: consumer products (including items “in the baby care, skin care, oral care, wound care, and women’s health care fields, as well as nutritional and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products, and wellness and prevention … Continue reading

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The Effects of Employee Behavior and Attitudes

Many retailers, such  as Costco, provide a positive, reinforcing work environment for their employees. Many other retailers [we’ll leave these uncited] have allowed an environment to exist that leads to some disgruntled employees — who then may rub off on … Continue reading

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A 2014 Customer Service Hall of Fame Survey

As we have reported before (see 1, 2), in this highly competitive marketplace, superior customer service is often the key to business success. Thus, customer service rankings are quite important as external validation of how well companies are doing in this … Continue reading

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