helpdesk database

The Basic Anatomy of the Helpdesk Database

The Basic Anatomy of the Helpdesk Database You shouldn’t have to research the answer to the same, or similar IT problem every time it appears. You need a helpdesk database. You should be able to search in a pile of … Read More

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Helpdesk Tickets Are Your Knowledgebase

Helpdesk Tickets Are Your Knowledgebase Helpdesk Databases hold a lot of information A helpdesk knowledgebase can be a life saver if it has the information you need while talking to a customer or when finding a solution to their problem. … Read More

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Helpdesk: Anything but Single Point of Contact (SPOC vs MPOC)

Helpdesk: Anything but Single Point of Contact (SPOC vs MPOC) Better Helpdesk comes from a well structured customer support When you want to resolve an IT issue, you don’t want to be bounced around by the helpdesk. You want to … Read More

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Helpdesk collaboration: Work on tickets to deliver optimal customer support

Helpdesk collaboration: Work on tickets to deliver optimal customer support Never underestimate the importance of collaboration Collaboration is important in many activities. A group of people are a lot more likely to develop an effective solution to a problem than … Read More

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A Simpler Experience : Helpdesk for ITSM / ITIL

A Simpler Experience : Helpdesk for ITSM / ITIL ITIL, or the IT Infrastructure Library, is a series of documents (a framework) used to aid in the implementation of a helpdesk optimally configured for IT Service Management (ITSM). These documents … Read More

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Everything about SaaS Helpdesk Solutions

Everything about SaaS Helpdesk Solutions Software as a Service (SaaS) – what is it, why is it growing in popularity, and how can it support your helpdesk operations? It comes in several variations: DBaaS, IaaS, and PaaS. Together, these variations … Read More

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How to Manage On-Site Customer Support Teams

How to Manage On-Site Customer Support Teams When You Have to Be There Not every IT problem can be solved on the phone. Sometimes even desktop sharing isn’t enough. Sometimes the technician has to be on-site with the customer. When … Read More

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The Importance of a Good Customer Experience

The importance of a good customer experience: A lot of people will say business is in an idea. A great plan to fix something that was missing or incomplete. But really, a lot of the time it’s you and many … Read More

Customer Service Lessons From Santa Claus

I learned some of the most valuable customer service lessons from Santa Claus. Back when I was a student, I worked at a local mall during the holiday season as one of Santa’s elves. My job was, as they put … Read More

Help desk support at every level

Creating a complete help desk support system Incorporating customer service and help desk tools into your overall product development process is highly beneficial to all stakeholders involved. In addition, it is crucial for businesses to have a help desk management … Read More