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Customer Success @ SaaStr Annual

Customer Success @ SaaStr Annual

By Durand Vadnais I’m thrilled to see the many Customer Success focused talks, partners, solutions and a dedicated Happy Hour this year at SaaStr. They even had a spot for Customer Success under job function while plugging in my badge info! Here is a quick guide to...

Highlights from CS Meetup 2019

Highlights from CS Meetup 2019

By Durand Vadnais The 2019 Kick-Off for the Customer Success Meetup was a tremendous success Wednesday night, scoring on both turn-out and topic. Our official count was 347 attendees squeezed into the back-half an inviting space at General Assembly, San Francisco -...

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Customer Success Reading List

Customer Success Reading List

I totally realize that finding time for reading is often a challenge, but you must make it happen!  Reading not only keeps you a life-long learner of new critical skills, but also enables you keep a healthy perspective on the day-to-day.

How to Calculate Churn

How to Calculate Churn

As any SaaS professional knows, churn is one of the single most important metrics in determining the day to day health of the business. Acquiring new customers is a costly affair, and the resulting growth is meaningless if you lose those customers. Calculating this...

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Key Takeaways from Pulse 2018

Key Takeaways from Pulse 2018

By Durand Vadnais Alright, for anyone who attended Pulse 2018, you already know that distilling this event to a few key takeaways is probably impossible, however I'll share a few highlights that struck me. Customer Success continues to grow at an impressive clip....

3 Keys to Hiring Customer Success

3 Keys to Hiring Customer Success

By Durand Vadnais - Over the last year I've read many a great article on what it takes to identify the ideal candidate for a customer success role - the art and science, the tasks vs the strategy - many wise words. The truth is this is a complex challenge we all...

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