The simple ‘rediscovered’ art of recognising and thanking someone for a job well done lies behind a remarkable rise in customer satisfaction (C-sat) scores achieved by contracted staff working across Thames Water’s compulsory metering programme. The results followed the adoption in 2017 of The WOW! Awards independent Customer Service Awards scheme by Thames Water’s contract partner, Morrison Utility Services. The initiative was a key factor in Thames’ recent decision to renew its metering contract with Morrison. “After Morrison embraced the awards, our customer satisfaction…