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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...

 

 
Too often, organizations oversimplify and understrategize the move to enterprise service management. Here are five things you should do before tackling ESM.
Tag(s): supportworld, service management, business of support, business value
August 23, 2017

 
There’s a term floating around the development world that the service desk can adopt. It’s called microservices.
Tag(s): supportworld, desktop support, technical support, service desk, service management
July 27, 2017

 
It’s time to examine the tiered support model and determine where and when an alternative model such as swarming makes sense.
Tag(s): supportworld, ITIL, ITSM, service management, service strategy, future of support
July 20, 2017

 
Consider all the costs, including personnel and dollars, before you decide whether to purchase a tool for your support center.
Tag(s): supportworld, support center, support operations, value-add, business value, costs, tools
June 22, 2017

 
Customer satisfaction is the percentage of customers who are satisfied or very satisfied with the quality of support they receive. It is the most common measure of quality.
Tag(s): supportworld, customer satisfaction, customer-satisfaction-measurement, metrics and measurements, desktop support, support center
June 7, 2017

 
John Custy was named one of HDI’s Top 25 Thought Leaders in Technical Support and Service Management. Learn what motivates John to be involved in the community.
Tag(s): supportworld, service management, knowledge management, KCS, technical support, ITSM, ITIL, lean, devops, agile
June 6, 2017

 
The mood at HDI 2017 Conference & Expo was upbeat. Participants seemed optimistic about the future of tech support.
Tag(s): supportworld, support center, service management, metrics and measurements, workforce enablement, technology, customer experience, desktop support
May 23, 2017

 
It should not take a crisis to generate a meeting between support center and desktop support managers to keep the relationship between the two groups on track.

Tag(s): desktop support, support center, supportworld, forums, forums-desktop, forums-sclf
May 17, 2017

 
Karen Ferris was named one of HDI’s Top 25 Thought Leaders in Technical Support and Service Management. Learn what motivates Karen to be involved in the community.
Tag(s): supportworld, service management, change management, leadership
May 16, 2017

 
What kind of work would you expect from someone if they accepted that their work was inherently less valuable and advancement was a myth?
Tag(s): supportworld, workforce enablement, leadership, desktop support
May 9, 2017