Category Archives: Customer Service

How to plan for problems with proactive customer service

45% of responses require additional resources and can harm customer trust in the business. Constantine von Hoffman on April 11, 2022 Proactive customer service is generally very popular with consumers, one study by InContact found it had an 87% approval rate. This makes it very popular among marketers, who find it useful for increasing sales … Continue reading How to plan for problems with proactive customer service

Intercom introduces new customer service and insights products

New Intercom Surveys and Switch aim at expanding the omnichannel service experience. Chris Wood on March 24, 2022 Today, customer engagement software company Intercom launched two new products – Surveys, a real-time insights tool, and Switch, a tool that transfers customers from a phone queue to Intercom’s Messenger support. They also announced a redesign of … Continue reading Intercom introduces new customer service and insights products

4 Effective Strategies for Selling to Wholesale Customers

Syed Balkhi January 8, 2021 Are you looking for a way to make more money with your online store? If so, you may want to consider the world of wholesale marketing. Essentially, wholesale marketing is when you sell your products to other businesses, usually for resale purposes. You can make new business connections, dramatically improve … Continue reading 4 Effective Strategies for Selling to Wholesale Customers

Mapping The Customer Odyssey: Large Firms Say They’re Good At It

Mapping The Customer Odyssey: Large Firms Say They’re Good At It by Ray Schultz , Columnist, November 12, 2020 Customer journey mapping is a complicated science. But bigger firms are grasping it, judging by The Enterprise Perspective on Customer Journey Mapping, a new study by Ansira done in partnership with Ascend2. Of the enterprise companies, … Continue reading Mapping The Customer Odyssey: Large Firms Say They’re Good At It

Customer Service Week is October 5-9: Learn 5 Ways to Celebrate Your Virtual Agents When They Need it Most (Thanks, 2020)

Veronica Krieg September 28, 2020 2020 didn’t cancel National Customer Service Week. The festivities are set for October 5-9, and it’s up to you to celebrate your team, no matter where they’re working. I blinked in March and now somehow we’re finalizing our plans for Q4. This year, we’ve been robbed of ritual. We were … Continue reading Customer Service Week is October 5-9: Learn 5 Ways to Celebrate Your Virtual Agents When They Need it Most (Thanks, 2020)