The LendUp customer service team does more than answer customer questions; the team works to educate and empower its customers to help improve their credit scores and pay off their loans
We spoke with a few ecommerce agencies to get their advice and quick tips on how merchants can be successful during this shopping frenzy
As customers trend towards becoming more self-sufficient, they’re becoming more accustomed to interacting with AI-powered tools for the support they need.
Although 49% of customers didn’t consider any of the listed options as too casual, 35% felt that emoticons were too informal for customer support. Similarly, 26% said
Today we have news: we’re sharing that love with another—related—part of your business: the sales team. Zendesk announced today that we are acquiring Base.
Perfection doesn’t exist—but some people just happen to possess the characteristics that make them more suited for the role of customer support agent, while others don’t. So what is it that makes these “perfect” individuals different? What are the traits that make them the ideal candidates
As with any profession, a customer support career path can movie in many different directions
No, that's not a holiday I made up just now
If you find yourself in the position of needing to expand your support team, one important factor will be whether you want your agents to work from a central location or a dispersed workforce
Emphasizing strong knowledge management practices, the team at Reverb gets ahead of customers’ needs with a truly omnichannel approach to customer service.
Ticket escalation helps you identify tickets that require special attention and route them to the appropriate agents
Here are some key activities for everyone involved in the process to make sure you’re effectively recruiting customer service agents
Regularly benchmarking your performance against peers is essential to maintaining a competitive edge
Let's look at how an organization that doesn’t use an omnichannel support solution compares with one that does
We’re excited to announce the launch of our integration with WhatsApp Business Solution
We're closing out July with some great new apps
Some retailers see shipping and delivery as solely utilitarian. In reality, how you handle this process can be a big indicator of your commitment to your customers.
Design and user experience aren’t just buzzwords—they matter when it comes to serving your customers knowledge.
A common misconception is that chatbots are intended to solve 100% of problems and completely replace human agents. This is not the case.
Understanding the value of the omnichannel experience is one thing, but successfully implementing it is something else entirely
Global support training, when done correctly, can ensure you continue to provide great support as you expand to new regions
We spoke with Zoom’s head of support and our own experts about the benefits of using Zoom’s video app in Zendesk, and we’ve included a few additional benefits for agents that use video for remote support in customer service
We used data from the Zendesk Benchmark to create best practices on how to actually adopt an omnichannel approach to customer service
Agent turnover can be a real problem for support teams worldwide. Manila-based Tier 2 agent Esperanza "Zsa" Trias shares her tips on charting a career path in customer service.