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Using Tierney Model to improve customer service functions

Using Tierney Model to improve customer service functions

Use of three dimensions of Tierney Model The Price, Arnould and Tierney model for classifying and managing service encounters is a useful example. It uses three dimensions to describe the encounter: Encounter duration Affective content Spatial proximity For an organization that is considering how to improve its customer service function, whether to go ‘hi-tech’ or …

Mini case solution: The Antiquarian Bookshop

Mini case solution: The Antiquarian Bookshop

Mini case solution: The Antiquarian Bookshop This mini case (antiquarian bookshop) is intended to provide a means of exploring in an applied way many of the key concepts explained and discussed in this chapter. Q1. What is being processed in the bookshop, and what are important managerial implications of understanding this? Students are expected to …