Customer Service Tip: Being the bearer of bad news

By: Shep Hyken (submitted by Carmen Gass)

“It’s never fun to share bad news with a customer. Many people are scared to be the bearer of bad news. There are plenty of examples of bad news – an order didn’t ship, something was damaged, a deadline is not going to be met, etc. It doesn’t really matter what the bad news is; the key to managing the customer experience is how you deliver the bad news.” Read more here.