Siloing IT can lead to siloed solutions for your business. Instead, your IT department should be empowered to holistically examine every step of the process of employee and customer interactions to come up with the best tools to help things run smoothly.
Tag(s): supportworld, collaboration, communications skills, communications technology
March 15, 2021

 
Leadership requires looking in the mirror and evaluating what you’re doing well and what you need to improve. In this article, we take a look through the tough questions leaders need to ask, and why sometimes we fail to ask them.
Tag(s): supportworld, service quality, service desk, service management, change management, practices
March 10, 2021

 
An argument for why many customer satisfaction metrics can be boiled down to just three metrics that measure the efficiency of your process when it comes to tickets. Manuel Palachuk unpacks the concept of Agile, quite literally, with a real-world example of moving apartments.
Tag(s): supportworld, agile, business of support, capacity management, cost per ticket
March 3, 2021

 
The cost of a security breach can be astronomical, and yet few businesses invest enough to prevent such breaches from happening. Here is a look as to why that is, and the steps needed to create a plan to secure your network and your customers’ personal identifying information.
Tag(s): supportworld, automation, compliance, help desk software, process, problem solving and troubleshooting, security management
March 2, 2021

 
An argument is made that those companies which are not doing everything they can to promote true diversity in the workplace may be shortchanging their bottom line, in addition to falling short on doing the right thing. Read why here.
Tag(s): supportworld, service desk, service management, business value, culture, employee satisfaction, diversity
February 17, 2021

 
There is no one-size-fits-all approach to ITSM, but there are ways to consider how to build the best ITSM processes for your organization. Here are some suggestions to consider as you build out the processes that will provide your organization with long-term success.
Tag(s): supportworld, service quality, service management, change management, practices
February 15, 2021

 
A veteran consultant gives an in-depth definition of the concepts of teamwork, including definitions of the different types of teams and success factors to consider with your team. See if you need to work on your team building with your IT service and support department.
Tag(s): supportworld, service quality, service desk, service management, best practice, change management, communications skills
February 9, 2021

 
These 9 individuals have been selected to provide advice and perspective on the ever-changing IT service and support industry, based on their deep experience in the field. See who’s on the list, and congratulate your colleagues for being outstanding members of our community.
Tag(s): supportworld, coaching, collaboration, communications skills, communications technology
February 5, 2021

 
In this second part of a series on the future of delivering an excellent customer experience in times of uncertainty, a CX expert shares the concrete steps to take to make sure your team has success in exceeding client and customer experiences.
Tag(s): supportworld, coaching, collaboration, communications skills, communications technology
February 3, 2021

 
In the first of this two-part series on how to deliver good service in the coming months of uncertainty, a customer experience expert shares the characteristics of a team poised to deliver a great experience every time for clients or customers.
Tag(s): supportworld, coaching, collaboration, communications skills, communications technology
February 2, 2021