Aug 04, 2021
I Want Five Stars to Mean Five Stars
Something Has Gone Wrong with the Modern Customer Service Survey
By Timothy R Butler | Posted at 6:39 PM
Something a bit more lighthearted: my musings on the oddity of customer satisfaction surveys that dock employees for anything less than perfect scores. Do such policies bug anyone else?
It was an innocent — even endearing — touch when I received a delivery today. The delivery person left a sticker on the bag thanking me for my patronage. The sticker depicted five stars, a not too subtle hint at his desire for a five star review. And he deserved it — the items came quickly and correctly and in perfect condition. But, it got me thinking about how weird our view of customer service surveys has become.
Tags: car repair, customer service, instacart, surveys, ofb
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