Zendesk

2007
San Francisco, CA, USA
Studies of customer feedback already tell us that the majority of customers prefer to solve their problems on their own over contacting a support agent. It makes sense—self-service puts the customer in the driver’s seat, empowering them to be autonomous and find the right answers with speed. But self-service is also better for businesses. It enables them to do more with less and frees their support teams’ time up for higher-stakes issues that require a human touch.
May 20, 2020   |  By Kristen Hicks
Smartphones have become a common part of everyday life. Pew research reports that 96% of people in the United States use cell phones. And with their ubiquity, text messaging has become one of the most common forms of communication in modern life. Recent research from Text Request found that 97% of smartphone users had texted in the past week. For businesses, that makes text messaging an important channel to include in your customer support strategy.
May 20, 2020   |  By Bryce Baer
In today’s omnichannel world of live chat, social media, email, and more, it can be easy to overlook the critical role that phone support still plays for many customers. In fact, phone is still the most common way that customers prefer to contact customer service at a company, according to Benchmark data.
Zendesk takes security very seriously—just ask the Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies that trust us with their data. We use a combination of enterprise-class security features and comprehensive audits of our applications, systems, and networks to ensure that your data is always protected, which means every customer can rest easy—our own included.
May 19, 2020   |  By Zendesk
At any moment, there are more than 20 million containers at sea, transporting everything from raw materials like oil, steel, and wood, to consumer products like TVs, toys, and textiles. That makes operating ports complicated business, which is why companies like 1-Stop Connections, which provides SaaS solutions to keep those ports working efficiently, are so vital.
Jul 5, 2018   |  By Zendesk
Business-related AI holds lots of promise, and is changing how we work, travel, and communicate. While it's all still quite new and proven only for some specific use cases, there are quite a few ways that artificial intelligence can be utilized for customer service.
Jul 1, 2018   |  By Zendesk
What does a successful customer support team look and feel like? How can we manage delivering the best customer service while experiencing rapid growth the changes that come with it? What are the skills managers and agents need to better understand and support the agent experience?
Jul 1, 2018   |  By Zendesk
Business-related AI holds lots of promise, and is changing how we work, travel, and communicate. While it's all still quite new and proven only for some specific use cases, there are quite a few ways that artificial intelligence can be utilized for customer service.
Jun 1, 2018   |  By Zendesk
Uncover the true value of your customer support organization with the technology trends that matter most in 2017. A recent survey by Gatepoint Research finds that 51% of Gatepoint survey respondents stated their leadership team views customer service as a potential competitive advantage. However, uneven service continues to be the main cause of customer frustration.
Jun 1, 2018   |  By Zendesk
Win with fairness—strengthen your customer relationships
May 21, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Fintech has been steadily rising over the past few years, and many ambitious startups are tapping into that growth with new and advanced financial products. Legacy financial institutions are now looking warily at their new competitors, as Fintech firms are approaching the old financial framework from a different angle that is more customer-centric. See how Fintech startup Novo, a mobile business bank account created with the modern entrepreneur and founder in mind, is disrupting the industry by leveraging customer experience at the forefront of its growth.
May 14, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Etsy brings handmade and vintage goods from around the world into people’s homes. And that becomes a little tricky during a pandemic. Rachel Glaser, Etsy’s CFO, shares how they are keeping buyers and sellers safe, reallocating funds to different priorities, and supporting their community during COVID-19.
May 7, 2020   |  By Zendesk
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May 7, 2020   |  By Zendesk
We now spend all day, every day, at home and talking through our computers. And this change in human interaction is impacting our mental health. In this video, Nina Levin from Lyra Health shares how to lead teams, customers, and yourself through this emotionally charged time.
Apr 22, 2020   |  By Zendesk
The world is a different place than it was a few weeks ago, and the way we do business has been turned on its head. Learn how to get the most out of Zendesk products, and how to build and manage virtual support teams.