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Nov 20, 2020   |  By Abigail Matsumoto
Now more than ever inclusion is a measure of workplace culture and inequality across industries. But what does it mean in the context of survey creation? From their language to their respondent experience, the best surveys are built to be inclusive. In a broad sense, this means surveying with empathy, respect, and clear motives. You create an inclusive survey when you’re thoughtful about how you ask respondents about things like religious affiliation, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
Nov 13, 2020   |  By Suzanne Barnecut
The second time I speak with Colleen Berube, CIO and SVP of Operations at Zendesk, she greets me over Zoom from her backyard in San Mateo, California. The scene looks idyllic, though the reality is that wildfires are raging all over the state, the air is tinged with smoke, and we all remain hunkered down at home as Covid wears on.
Nov 2, 2020   |  By Patrick Grieve
You may think that “Mayochup” is a great topping for fries, an abominable Frankenstein’s condiment, or just a hilarious example of ’90s satire predicting the future. Regardless of your personal preference, though, there’s no denying that it represents a huge social listening triumph for Kraft Heinz. The polarizing combination of ketchup and mayonnaise was originally sold only in the Middle East.
Oct 29, 2020   |  By Patrick Grieve
Customer segmentation involves classifying customer data by specific traits to learn more about the groups that make up your customer base. The more you understand them, the better you can serve them. There are countless ways to segment customers - by age, location, occupation, account type, company size, and more. Unless you’re prepared to keep a few thousand Post-it notes on hand at all times, you’ll need a sophisticated software solution for capturing and analyzing all that data.
Oct 27, 2020   |  By Sarah Olson
Nearly half of startup leaders we surveyed for the Startups CX Benchmark Report 2020 said they are actively looking for a customer support solution. These are the top reasons they cited for needing customer service software: If any of these sounds like you, then read on for tips to help you find a CX solution that aligns with your goals, your culture, and of course, your budget.
Oct 27, 2020   |  By Liz Bauer
Messaging apps are becoming a key channel across every stage of the buyer journey. Eighty-three percent of consumers use messaging apps to learn about a company’s products or services, 75% use the apps to make purchases, and 76% of consumers use messaging apps to contact support. Why? Because messaging apps are convenient. Consumers already use the apps to chat with friends and family, and they don’t have to wait for a live agent to get support.
Oct 26, 2020   |  By Eric Shen
Here are the newest integrations from Zendesk to help your agents provide great customer experiences—and to help keep things spooky this October.
Oct 21, 2020   |  By Patrick Grieve
Knowledge is power, especially in the world of customer service. According to the 2020 CX Trends Report, companies that leverage the most data have 36% faster resolutions, 79% reduction in customer wait time, and four times as many solved customer requests. But to reap those benefits, you need a powerful business intelligence tool.
Oct 20, 2020   |  By Erin Hueffner
The most wonderful time of the year will look a bit different in 2020. The holidays are usually a time for parties with family and friends, wearing ugly sweaters, going to see The Nutcracker or taking beach vacations over the winter break. But with the pandemic still gripping the world, even Santa may have to practice social distancing. Traffic in brick-and-mortar stores is sure to be down, and economic uncertainty may mean reduced consumer spending.
Oct 15, 2020   |  By Tim M. Crawford
The customer has changed and so have their expectations on what customer experience means to them. As these expectations change, so must the company and their approach to customer experience. There was a time when hyper-personalization and chatbots were the leading methods to engage with customers. Today, customers are looking for a very different approach that addresses two key attributes: Access to information and speed to resolution.
Nov 23, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Not only do customers expect you to respond immediately and with context, but they expect you to be accessible on every channel. To resolve each issue with care, agents are tasked with an endless list of tasks. Shawna and Andrew walk through the importance of setting your agents up for success in order to deliver the best CX for your customers. Catch Hannah Bastian demonstrating how this all works within Zendesk.
Nov 23, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Your host and product expert, Andrew Forbes, is joined by Zendesk’s EVP of Product, Shawna Wolverton. Join us to discuss how Zendesk is delivering a service solution with three components to address common CX problems: managing a growing number of increasingly complex customer requests, supporting their agents and internal teams by improving productivity and efficiency, implementing service fast with the ability to customize and optimize as their needs grow and change.
Nov 23, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Shawna and Andrew know you have some pressing questions. How do you enable all of this on the backend? How do you set up your Zendesk in a way that it allows your customers to have conversations with you anytime, anywhere, and empower your team with the context, tools, and workflows to process these conversations? Stick around to see a demo by Jeremy Korman as he explains how to serve your customers well and set your team up for success.
Nov 23, 2020   |  By Zendesk
We all know what conversational experiences are- we experience them every day in our personal lives, but when we interact with a brand or a business it's a different story. Listen to Andrew Forbes and Shawna Wolverton discuss how Zendesk is offering a solution making it easy for your customers with conversational experiences. Also, wait to see this in action with a demo from our very own Polomi Batra.
Nov 23, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Hear a final discussion from product expert and host, Andrew Forbes, as well as our EVP of Product, Shawna Wolverton, talk through all the amazing launches we announced in Q4 and some key takeaways. Thank you for joining us and we look forward to seeing you in 2021!
Oct 14, 2020   |  By Zendesk
The Zendesk for Zoom Zapp allows for easy creation, editing, and collaboration of a Zendesk support ticket, directly in your Zoom meeting. Whether you need to collaborate with internal or external parties, the Zendesk Zapp drives efficiency for issue resolution. In addition, important metadata from the Zoom meeting is automatically attached to the related Zendesk Support ticket for easy reference. More details on availability to come.
Sep 8, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Your host and product expert, Andrew Forbes, is joined by Zendesk’s SVP of Product, Jon Aniano. Join us to discuss how Zendesk is helping businesses stay five steps ahead through rapid change, and stay connected with customers in real-time with social messaging.
Sep 8, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Social messaging has skyrocketed in popularity for customers getting in touch with customer service. It can be hard for companies to think about how to spin up and manage new channels. Our new improvements make it easy to pull the social messaging options customers want into a unified conversation across channels, including chat, email, and phone support. Join Claire Peracchio to dive deeper into Agent Workspace: Social Messaging to see this update in action.
Sep 8, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Get your shine on with our platform products, Sunshine, and Sunshine Conversations. Give a listen to Paul Lalonde, our product expert, as he walks us through how to put an end to siloed conversations with Multiparty Conversations! Also get the chance to hear about our new Shopify Integration.
Jul 15, 2020   |  By Zendesk
Top leaders from Zendesk and Chooch AI come together to discuss key findings from our Startups CX Benchmark Report.
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 1, 2018   |  By Zendesk
Taking your self-service to the next level requires work and preparation. But don’t worry; this guide is specifically designed to help you create the right practices internally and build the best self-service experience you can for your customers.
May 1, 2018   |  By Zendesk
In this ebook we dive into the research that has been done on choice making over the past 60 years, but also take you forward in time with real practical advice on how to use this research to build great customer relationships and cultivate customer loyalty through the art of supporting choice making.
Apr 1, 2018   |  By Zendesk
In this ebook, we'll look at the value of live chat first from the customer’s point of view and then from a business standpoint. These viewpoints are closely tied together, because when customers are truly satisfied, your bottom line inevitably grows as well. No matter if your company is a small app maker or a major enterprise; providing chat support can make a huge difference.

Zendesk empowers organizations to improve their customer engagement and better understand their customers.

Zendesk was built upon a simple idea: make customer service software that’s easy to use and accessible to everyone. We have expanded on that idea, and now offer a growing family of products that work together to improve customer relationships, and can be embedded and extended through an open development platform.

Our products are easy to use and implement. They give organizations the flexibility to move quickly, focus on innovation, and scale with their growth.

The best customer experiences are built with Zendesk.