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2016 Technical Support Practices & Salary Report 

The data reported in the annual Technical Support Practices & Salary Report provides insight into current processes, technologies, metrics, staffing, and salaries in support centers and desktop support. Learn more...

 

 
In 2018, HDI assembled a panel of industry experts and practitioners to create content to help technical support and service management professionals excel in their jobs and advance their careers.
Tag(s): supportworld, workforce enablement, workforce enablement, technology, service management, support center, customer experience, desktop support, metrics and measurements
May 17, 2018

 
The first step to calculate the ROI of training includes developing your training goals, baselining current performance, and creating actionable learning objectives.
Tag(s): supportworld, technical support, support center, service management, training, professional development, workforce enablement, workforce enablement
May 16, 2018

 
Jeff Rumburg looks at incident mean time to resolve (MTTR), which measures the average elapsed time from when an incident is opened until the incident is closed.
Tag(s): supportworld, metrics and measurements, desktop support
May 8, 2018

 
Research shows that students forget 70 percent of what they are taught within 24 hours of the training experience.
Tag(s): supportworld, training, certification, technical support, workforce enablement, workforce enablement
April 18, 2018

 
The value of the assets you have pales in comparison to the data on those assets and entry points to your network.
Tag(s): supportworld, service management, security management, costs, asset management
April 10, 2018

 
Optum’s End User Technology Services harnessed a focus on teamwork and implemented centralized services where needed to help them achieve team excellence.
Tag(s): supportworld, support center, service management, workforce enablement, technology, metrics and measurements, desktop support, customer experience, hdi conference
March 28, 2018

 
Marsh & McLennan tackled a growing service desk, software updates, language barriers, and integration from mergers and acquisitions to achieve team excellence.
Tag(s): supportworld, workforce enablement, technology, service management, support center, metrics and measurements, customer experience, desktop support, hdi conference
March 27, 2018

 
The Houston Independent School District overcame challenges with leadership turnover, hardware rollouts, knowledge management, and business systems to achieve team excellence.
Tag(s): supportworld, workforce enablement, workforce enablement, service management, technology, metrics and measurements, customer experience, customer service, desktop support, support center, hdi conference
March 26, 2018

 
A good SLA provides mutual benefit to both the IT organization and the business it serves.
Tag(s): supportworld, service management, SLA, service level agreement, ITSM, business value
March 1, 2018

 
Jeff Rumburg looks at percent resolved level 1 capable, a desktop support metric that provides insight into total cost of ownership for service and support.
Tag(s): supportworld, metrics and measurements, desktop support
February 15, 2018