Aug 7, 2018
San Bruno, CA, USA
Apr 13, 2019   |  By Michael
Customers want to feel understood and heard, and this requires empathy. People with strong empathic abilities are better at establishing long-term customer relationships. But the problem is empathy can be a difficult skill to teach. Since it’s an emotional subject, it can be challenging to find hands-on learning activities, and you don’t want training to feel too forced or heavy handed. But first, it’s important to understand why empathy is so critical for your business.
Apr 13, 2019   |  By Michael
The internet gives brands a unique customer service opportunity that didn’t exist even a few years ago. Now, brands can directly communicate with customers, and customers can share stories about brands with just a few clicks. This means that stories about your business can be sent out to thousands of people almost instantaneously, making them accessible to 3.39 billion internet users1. Sometimes these stories gain a huge amount of traction and can place your company in front of new prospects.
Apr 11, 2019   |  By Michael
Customer service most often relies on a support team that works to help all levels of your organization. But those teams don’t just run on their own. They need someone to lead the team and make important decisions when the going gets tough. That’s where a customer service manager (CSM) steps in.
Apr 10, 2019   |  By Michael
Customer service is a stressful job. People are constantly coming to you with issues that they feel should be your top priority, and they want quick fixes. After a while, the stress will begin to build up. If you don’t have a way to de-stress, you’re going to eventually burn out, and lash out at a customer or a colleague. So, it’s important to find ways to keep your stress levels under control. I want to share six great ways to do it.
Apr 8, 2019   |  By Akshaya Srikanth
What a customer takes home from a brand is the experience it provides. Gartner proved that customer experience is a game-changer for brands. In fact, 81% of companies1 expect to compete on the basis of customer experience in 2019. This head-on competition is driving brands to strengthen their customer experience strategies.
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.
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.
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.
Dec 31, 2018   |  By Freshworks
Looking back at the funfilled year that 2018 was for Freshworks!
Dec 4, 2018   |  By Freshworks
Girish Mathrubootham, CEO, Freshworks talks about the future of customer engagement, the AI wave in the SaaS world, and Freddy - Freshworks’ new omnibot, while presenting his keynote address at Refresh ‘18, Freshworks’ first user conference held in New York.
Aug 17, 2018   |  By Freshworks
Our first client is from Australia and that makes this region very special for us. Sreelesh Pillai, GM of Freshworks Australia shares a few important takeaways from Refresh 18 and talks about customer expectations in Australia.