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Overcoming Customer Support Challenges in Educational Institutions

Overcoming Customer Support Challenges in Educational Institutions   As the school year begins, IT customer support personnel across the country gear up for an intense back-to-school experience as campuses are flooded with students, faculty, staff, and alumni—each bringing multiple devices and each arriving with the expectation of fast and efficient IT support should the need […]

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Helping Students and Faculty Help Themselves

Helping Students and Faculty Help Themselves   When an end user can easily look up, locate, and apply their own resolution, we have what’s called a level 0 self-service. The simplest example of this is a password reset. In an automated password reset, the end-user clicks a link, enters some identifying information, and then changes […]

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Harness the Power of Automated Help Desk Ticketing

Harness the Power of Automated Help Desk Ticketing Most companies don’t start as large, complex organizations with many employees. They grow larger over time. Virtually every business these days uses computers to some degree, which means you will need an IT help desk. A manual system of calling or emailing IT support staff to request […]

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Hardware Upgrades and Replacements—Accurate Forecasts or Educated Guesses?

Hardware Upgrades and Replacements—Accurate Forecasts or Educated Guesses? All organizations have multiple computers and devices to keep track of these days. Your company is no exception. This equipment might all be in a single office, or for larger businesses, scattered across the globe. Either way, managing this inventory can be difficult, time-consuming, and error-prone. Tracking […]

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Asset Data: The More Detail, the Better

Asset Data: The More Detail, the Better Your IT department manages the inventory tracking details of all of your company’s IT assets, including hardware and software. Although most organizations are aware of the need for IT assets management (ITAM), many continue to put off investing in and adopting ITAM tools. Using ITAM tools, especially in […]

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Rewarding Service Excellence in IT Support – The Why and The How

Rewarding Service Excellence in IT Support – The Why and The How Your customer service department is critical to the success of your business. Why? Excellent customer service fuels business success. Research published by the Aberdeen Group® shows that the top 20% of companies in providing customer experience value, when compared to the bottom 80%, […]

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How to Convert Customer Satisfaction to Delight and Win Customer Loyalty

How to Convert Customer Satisfaction to Delight and Win Customer Loyalty For companies that provide IT service support, customer satisfaction is a critical measurement of the perceived value of your customer support. Many companies gather feedback from customers after they receive service and quantify the results into a numerical or star rating. It is important […]

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Seven Powerful Reasons You Need Efficient Ticket Management

IT admins, help desk technicians, and support staff members are constantly bombarded with service requests. Involving everything from routine maintenance to more complex tasks, the IT department is always busy maintaining company productivity. Without efficient help desk software to assist in the creation, routing, and tracking of support requests, among other functions, support specialists can struggle […]

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Improve Your Help Desk User Experience

The IT help desk is an essential part of your company. It’s directly related to your business productivity and customer satisfaction. A help desk tool can streamline ticket requests, track purchases, and perform other essential functions, such as: Prioritize and automate requests Provide management key updates about issue resolution Track new requests efficiently and accurately […]

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