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Jul 9, 2019   |  By Michelle
Customers are growing increasingly savvy and as they do, their needs are changing. What you provide your customer with will obviously have to account for this change, and evolve accordingly. In fact, if you don’t make changes, your customers may end up leaving, especially considering your competitors do make changes to their support strategy to address the changing tides. Some of these factors are fairly small and make use of existing tools.
Jul 8, 2019   |  By Hemalatha Sekar
You decide to buy a phone. Do you go for the phone of your dreams even though it’s beyond your budget, or would you settle for a functional, but less-ostentatious one that fits into your budget? Do you wait for special offers so you can avail a discount, or get the device on credit? These are the kind of behavioral indicators that decide the types of customers and what aspect of a product/service appeals to them.
Jul 4, 2019   |  By Michelle
Two of the biggest customer support technology trends for 2019 are bots and omnichannel support. Bots are picking up traction as more companies are using them to help customers find information, to route queries to the right department, and to carry out transactions that don’t require a human agent.
Jul 3, 2019   |  By Michaela Galfiova
In the past, support was just answering phone calls coming into a call bank. The customer didn’t expect anything other than getting the answer to their question, and as long as they did, they were satisfied. However, as support has grown more prolific, the bar for customer loyalty has become higher as well. Being able to measure and understand the quality of your support responses has also become more important.
Jul 2, 2019   |  By Nandita Menon
Welcome to our monthly round-up, where we share with you some of the latest additions to the Freshdesk Marketplace. This month, we’re happy to announce that we now have 700+ apps on the Freshworks Marketplace across three products – Freshdesk, Freshservice, and Freshsales. There are more exciting updates coming your way, but let us start off by looking at the new apps that have entered the marketplace!
Aug 1, 2018   |  By Freshworks
This is a sneak-peek of all the things that are in store for you in this guide. By the end of this guide, you should have answers to these questions: What is an online helpdesk and why do I need one? What kind of online helpdesk is best for my business? ITSM or customer support? Hosted or on-premise? How do I put together a feature list? What if I have no idea what I need?
Aug 1, 2018   |  By Freshworks
In this whitepaper, we discuss, for those businesses, the advantages a helpdesk has over email and lay out just how easy it can be to win customer love.
Jul 1, 2018   |  By Freshworks
The key to winning in today’s ‘Age of the Customer’ centres on the staging of hyper-personalized, meaningful experiences throughout the entire omnichannel customer journey. To achieve this requires an integrated customer-excellence vision that bridges the divide between the physical and digital worlds.
Jul 1, 2018   |  By Freshworks
To the outside world, customer service agents are the face of any business. They influence how people perceive brands and are directly responsible for the retention and churn rates for any organisation. This is not an easy responsibility to shoulder, especially if you’re new to the industry.
Jun 1, 2018   |  By Freshworks
When 76% of consumers say they view customer service as the true test of how much a company values them, you have to make sure that your strategy, and tool, are top notch. Here's a collection of best practices, drawn from our conversations with customers, to help you improve your agents' productivity and win customer love.
Jun 27, 2019   |  By Freshworks
Differentiating your business in a crowded SaaS marketplace requires two-fold approach- Customer-led product centricity and a great marketing. Read this interview by Sujan Patel where he outlines his playbook.
May 8, 2019   |  By Freshworks
Girish Mathrubootham, CEO at Freshworks talks about the Future of Customer Experience at Refresh 19 London.
Apr 23, 2019   |  By Freshworks
This app brings a much-needed functionality where if the same customer raises two or more tickets in a short time span (you can set a time span of your choice), the tickets following the first one will all get automatically merged with the first ticket. (All the other tickets except the first one will get automatically marked as 'Closed'). Here it goes!
Apr 8, 2019   |  By Freshworks
Colin Shaw talks to Freshworks about how CX statics remain stagnant throughout the industry and why companies should work on changing this instantly. Sharp points, punched with humour and personal stories.Colin Shaw makes for an entertaining and educational listen.
Apr 8, 2019   |  By Freshworks
Martin Hill-Wilson the CX and AI engagement strategist talks to Sairam Krishnan from Freshworks about omni-channel engagement and how it effects the overall customer experience in an enterprise.