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    We hear a lot about the so-called sharing economy in a consumer context. It’s a new, some say better, way to hail a cab (Uber) or rent a hotel (Airbnb). But the trend is also having a significant impact on field service management.

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    Walk through any organization that posts its shared values and you’ll likely spot a word that summarizes the idea “The Customer Comes First.” It’s easy to pull the latest buzz phrase and slap it on a poster and claim that it has great meaning to your organization, but does it? Does that idea live up to its purpose across every facet of your business? Is it truly ingrained in your brand DNA?

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