Support agents can improve the ecommerce experience
Given the importance of streamlined solutions, it’s as important as ever for ecommerce companies to also streamline how agents solve customer problems.
What is omnichannel customer service?
Customers expect a seamless journey across channels—one in which self-service options are available and they never have to leave the mobile app or website
International relations 101: The keys to multilingual support success
Zendesk customer advocate Teresa Rosado-Sanna takes a global, nimble approach to support, guided by one key philosophy for work and life: Where there's a will, there's a way.
De-stress the change management process
Without a change management process to ensure success, all kinds of disruptions can occur, slowing down productivity and eating away at resources
How Freshly provides seamless, time-sensitive support
By embracing omnichannel support, Freshly empowers its customers to contact them in the way that’s most convenient
Be ready for anything: support forecasting and scheduling
Good support teams can meet the everyday challenges. Great ones use support forecasting to predict future scenarios and build for them.
The data-driven path to building a great help center
Given the importance of great self-service support, which course should companies take to build out theirs? We turned to the Zendesk Benchmark for answers.
10 Customer experience KPIs
It can be easy to feel overwhelmed by the number of customer experience KPIs. Learn how to identify the ones most important to your company.
Building customer loyalty with great support
Every customer service interaction has the potential to build loyalty and trust with a customer, even the password reset answers you provide
Figuring out “what happened?” with descriptive analytics
Not sure what to make of your customer service efforts? There are multiple types of customer analytics that can help customer service teams stay proactive, but for proper preparations and clarity, they’ll need descriptive analytics.
Three customer support KPIs you need to track
Everyone uses different metrics to define their goals. So how should you even begin choosing your customer support KPIs?
Tap into the right self-service analytics to measure success
If you're unsure how knowledge management is moving the needle on customer support, let self-service analytics be your guide as you plan for the future.
Demystify your data: the 3 types of customer analytics
Customer analytics can tell you what you want to know about your customers, leading to sharper predictions and actionable roadmaps for achieving your desired results.
See your business goals through by offering live chat
It’s crucial that your live chat goals align with your business objectives. You don’t want an opportunity to slip by, so here are five business goals that can be supported (and more achievable) by offering live chat
Holiday retail and the omnichannel customer experience
For retailers, holidays are serious business year-round. Our analysis of Zendesk customer data reveals can't-miss insights.
The four C’s of cherry-picking
With cherry-picking, rather than choosing the next available request your agent chooses one they’d rather work on
Time to build a support operations team
It might be difficult to determine how and when to add a support operations team. Learn how we did it.
5 must-haves in B2C customer support
B2C companies need to invest in features that account for their consumers’ behaviors, so we highlighted the 5 must-haves features that ensure every customer can be heard.
Feedback is a gift—take it and optimize
If you want to provide optimal support, you need to focus on your agents and what they need
How to set up support tiers
Truly customer-driven support teams are often organized into tiers built around specific skills and levels of experience
Are your customer service representatives happy?
It's not always easy to tell if customer service representatives are happy or not, but agent satisfaction surveys and agent performance metrics can help.
8 support manager skills to develop
6 support manager skills to focus on that will ensure your support team will be ready for anything.
Growth requires change
Company growth yields many opportunities and challenges. Recognizing this ahead of time can keep your business on track.
Multiple products still need to add up to one great experience
As Zendesk invests in new products and features, we try to support complexity without making the agent experience more complicated