How Netflix Produces Happy Endings
Netflix creates loyalty with every conceivable tool of friendly persuasion, from high-tech market analysis to low-tech phone banks manned by people famous for coaxing smiles out of grumps. Result: a vibrant, highly successful enterprise that has beaten off numerous competitive threats and built an ever more credible promise of future growth.
Face it: America is a rich country with mediocre services. What happens when one of your electronic gizmos dies in action? Does the manufacturer instantly send you a personal apology, plus a reimbursement offer, plus a special phone number to call for further help? Of course not. But then there’s Netflix....
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