When it works, the technology, the processes, the people are a high performing yet graceful machine. It’s art. And when it fails to work–customers don’t launch, don’t adopt our product, CSMs are unprepared or not informed–it’s quite ugly. In short, Thanos steals half our renewals and we’re wiping the ashes of churned customers away from our tear-filled eyes.
When should you hire a Customer Success (CS) consultant? In our experience, successful companies have made working with consultants a key growth strategy. From 2012 to 2019 the management consulting industry grew every year by over 100% and peaked at $160B in the US alone. This article can help you understand if hiring a Customer Success consultant is a smart strategy for your business.