5 keys to outstanding customer service

Here's what entrepreneurs and experts advise to keep clients smiling.

COMPENSATE
Posters bearing customer-friendly slogans will get you only so far. Cash speaks much louder, says Chip Bell, a Dallas consultant. To get your employees onboard, tie at least a portion of their compensation to delivering excellent service.
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