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DEFINITION: Customer service and support (CSS) is the part of a company's customer relationship management (CRM) department that interacts with a customer for their immediate benefit, including components such as the contact center, the help desk, and the call management system.According to Lithium Technologies (a CSS product vendor), corporate costs for CSS interactions are expected to reach $100 billion in 2004.  … 
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While Retailers Face Disruption, High-Performers Offer a Blueprint for Growth
sponsored by Salesforce.com
WHITE PAPER: The following report is based on a survey of 300 executives in the retail industry. Discover the steps high-performers are taking to focus on geographic expansion, strategic partnerships, and new formats to drive growth.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Salesforce.com

Playbook to Activating Customer Engagement
sponsored by BoldChat - LogMeIn
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores 7 methods for taking your customer engagement strategy to the next level. Uncover tips on how to think beyond automated telephony, make it easy and fast for customer to access live agents, find a trusted partner to ensure great customer service, and 4 more.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

BoldChat - LogMeIn

7 Emerging Trends That Are Changing Manufacturing
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In today's fast-paced global economy, manufacturers are facing demands like never before. In order to thrive, manufacturers must deliver excellence; accelerating product introductions, creating more agile shop floors, and improving order fulfillment. Inside, explore 7 emerging manufacturing trends, and learn how to deliver excellence every time.
Posted: 16 Feb 2017 | Published: 16 Feb 2017

Microsoft

Field Service Management: Improve Customer Service, Reduce Cost With IoT
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Field service management teams aim to keep costs down and improve customer service relationships. This is hard for organizations in any industry — often, reducing costs hurts customer relationships — but IoT allows field service organizations to achieve this goal. Inside, discover 4 ways to reduce cost and increase efficiency with IoT.
Posted: 16 Feb 2017 | Published: 16 Feb 2017

Microsoft

Digital Transformation in Sales: Evolving the Art of Customer Engagement
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Customer engagement is an integral part of a successful organization. And with that known knowledge, top-performing sales organizations are prioritizing digital transformation to unlock greater revenue growth. Read about how to digitally transform your sales organization successfully.
Posted: 15 Feb 2017 | Published: 15 Feb 2017

Microsoft

Digital Transformation: Risks, Benefits, and 5 Critical Success Factors
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Digital transformation is a key to innovation and the discovery of new business opportunities. The "why" of digital transformation seems obvious, but "how" is less clear. Inside, Ray Wang, principal analyst, founder, and chairman of Constellation Research explains the impact of digital transformation on business processes and 5 keys to success.
Posted: 15 Feb 2017 | Published: 15 Feb 2017

Microsoft

8 Ways Practices Can Delight Their Patients
sponsored by Medfusion
WHITE PAPER: Patients are evolving into savvy healthcare consumers, shopping around for the best value and experience for their money. Access this white paper to uncover 8 things you should be doing to win over new patients and retain the ones you already have.
Posted: 15 Feb 2017 | Published: 15 Feb 2017

Medfusion

The Emergence of the Next-Generation Informal Call Center
sponsored by AVST
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn more about the rise of the informal call center, its use cases, and how to determine if you might actually have one of your own that needs to adopt a call center tech strategy.
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 09 Feb 2017

AVST

Proactively Manage Aftersales; Better Service Customers
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Today's hyper-connected customers expect relevant, personalized services anywhere at any time, even in their cars. Access this white paper to learn how to deliver on these customer expectations and capitalize on them.
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

How Mobility is a Key Link in Your Product Profit Chain
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Mobility has become a critical channel in how businesses interact with customers. For example, in banking, mobility is detrimental for selling products and services along their product profit chain. Learn how you can transform operations and enhance customer relationships with mobile solutions using the banking industry as a use case.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 03 Feb 2017

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Discover the Secrets to Providing Excellent Customer Service
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: In a recent survey, 95% of customer service leaders identified connectingservice processes as their top goal – and also as their biggest challenge. In this infographic, learn what other challenges are plaguing your customer service peers, and discover 3 strategies for modernizing your customer service.
Posted: 27 Jan 2017 | Published: 01 May 2016

ServiceNow

10 Trends Impacting Your Contact Center & How to Profit From Them
sponsored by Mitel Networks Limited
WHITE PAPER: Engaged consumers buy 90% more frequently and spend 60% more per transaction. Your ability to create the best customer experience determines how your customers view your business – and how much you profit. Discover the top 10 trends impacting your customer experience, and how you can turn them into loyalty-building profitable opportunities.
Posted: 24 Jan 2017 | Published: 24 Jan 2017

Mitel Networks Limited

A Guide to Multi-Channel Support
sponsored by Zendesk
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn about how to best serve your customers on the channels they prefer. Learn how to optimize and benefit from multi-channel support with unified tools and processes, cross-channel communication, and more.
Posted: 18 Jan 2017 | Published: 18 Jan 2017

Zendesk

The State of Customer Success
sponsored by LogMeIn Rescue
WHITE PAPER: Customer success is spreading rapidly across the tech industry. No one has been able to perfect it yet, but many have taken the right first steps. Access this white paper to learn about top industry trends affecting customer success, top challenges and capabilities, and more.
Posted: 09 Jan 2017 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

LogMeIn Rescue

Manage Your Digital Workforce for Omnichannel Success
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn how to manage your digital workforce to provide the best omnichannel customer service possible. Discover ways to drive revenue and satisfy customers.
Posted: 09 Dec 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2016

Genesys

Provide Top Customer Experiences with Faster Customer Care
sponsored by Zendesk
WHITE PAPER: Constellation Research has compiled extensive research and in-depth interviews of businesses that have implemented agile customer care strategies. Discover what analysts have revealed to work for real organizations.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

Zendesk

State of Global Customer Service Report
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Customer expectations have risen to all-time highs and show no sign of stopping. Access this white paper to learn about the current state of customer service and how to prepare your business to move forward alongside customer expectations.
Posted: 05 Dec 2016 | Published: 27 May 2016

Microsoft

Is Providing 24-Hour Global Support Right for You?
sponsored by Zendesk
WHITE PAPER: Learn now about key questions to ask as you determine your global customer support strategy. Access this resource and you'll also discover best practices for providing global support such as dashboards, collaboration tools, the cloud, and more.
Posted: 30 Nov 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Zendesk

Research Report: How To Deliver the Omni-Channel Support Customers Want
sponsored by BoldChat - LogMeIn
WHITE PAPER: Customers expect contact centers to provide a greater ease of use and faster response time than ever. This may seem daunting given the need for omni-channel support, but it doesn't have to be. Access this comprehensive research report to learn how to reduce customer effort across your omni-channel approach.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

BoldChat - LogMeIn

What? Crackle. Drop. The Cost of Weak Online Conferencing for Business and IT
sponsored by ReadyTalk
WHITE PAPER: Every conference—online or in person—is an investment your company makes of time, money and resources. This white paper highlights the risks and costs that weak, online conferencing can bring to your business and IT if it isn't remedied soon.
Posted: 24 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

ReadyTalk

The Value of Cloud ERP to Your Business
sponsored by NetSuite
WHITE PAPER: Finding the right ERP strategy is critical because it helps perform and improve critical functions like automating core business operations, improving financial compliance, enhancing customer service, and more. Access this buyer's guide to help decide if on-premise ERP is right for your needs or if it's time to consider migrating to the cloud.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

NetSuite

Frameworks for Assessing WebRTC ROI
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, Dean Bubley, founder of Disruptive Analysis, discusses several use cases for calculating the ROI for the open-framework WebRTC in contact centers. As WebRTC becomes a larger norm, learn how to calculate its ROI for your organization and make the most of your investment.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Oracle Corporation

What is Driving the Financial Services Industry to the Cloud?
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: In this technical white paper, you'll learn how one global banking organization decided on a cloud infrastructure that helped them quickly add features and iterate on their application. Discover how they did this while still providing a stable, secure experience for their banking customers.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 26 Sep 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

How to Move Beyond Traditional CRM and Modernize Your Customer Service
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: According to a Forrester study, 80% of businesses believe they deliver a superior customer experience, but only 8% of their customers agree. Explore a holistic approach that brings together people, workflows, and systems to deliver a superior customer experience beyond traditional CRM.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

ServiceNow

Report: Transforming Your Business to Meet Customer Expectations, React to New Challenges
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Advanced technology plays an important role in the transition to digital consumer engagement. Learn which tools can enhance your omnichannel potential, along with monitoring and analysis of consumer interactions.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

SAP
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CUSTOMER SERVICE DEFINITION (continued): … Customer service and support (CSS) is the part of a company's customer relationship management (CRM) department that interacts with a customer for their immediate benefit, including components such as the contact center, the help desk, and the call management system.According to Lithium Technologies (a CSS product vendor), corporate costs for CSS interactions are expected to reach $100 billion in 2004. To increase customer satisfaction, while minimizing the costs involved, many companies are turning to customer-based service applications such as Web self-service and online communities for customer-to-customer support.

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