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While most internally provided support is still centered around logging service desk tickets and waiting for service, going ticketless virtually eliminates the need for a customer to log a ticket and wait for service. An organization can shift from providing a majority of support via a service desk to delivering a high percentage of support through a service portal, having people use the service desk as a channel of last resort. Going ticketless, like shift-left, seeks to put the end-user first and deliver support in the least expensive manner, through early detection and self-service.
By eliminating dead ends, and thinking of our content holistically, across silos, we can enable an enhanced user experience and ultimately provide a better quality of self-service. A better self-service experience makes your portal something your users will want to use, and should, ultimately, help you shift-left and reduce costly tickets down the line.