Impact of Social Media in Banking Sector under Triangular Neutrosophic Arena Using MCGDM Technique
This paper aims to uncover the position of social media in customer relationship management (CRM) in banking industry in West Bengal (W.B) under neutrosophic environment. It also tries to identify the attributes that influence the adaptation of different social media platforms for marketing by Banks and finally its use in CRM approaches. The scope of this research is, however, limited to the West Bengal (India) state. In this study a qualitative in-depth questionnaire has been used in presence
... n used in presence of impreciseness. Three case studies were developed, which explained the adaptation and implementation of social media in retail banks in W.B. The responses, gathered through in-depth interviews with top bank officials and estimated data from official web sites of the banks have been used for MCGDM and sensitivity analysis. Different attributes like Safety & Privacy, Effectiveness & Efficiency and Fulfillment & Responsiveness have a significant impact on the overall service quality perception for Banks using social media and its platforms. We have performed comparative analysis with the established method to find out the best social media platform under neutrosophic environment in WB's banking Industry. Successful implementation of these platforms would then ensure Customer Loyalty and effective CRM. It was also noted that customers mainly refrain from Banking through social media due to safety and privacy concerns. The study was done to suggest betterment of social media marketing performance for banks in WB in presence of uncertainty. It recommended managers to continuously monitor the overall service quality of social media platforms as they lead to customer loyalty and CRM.