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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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Customer Service Reports
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Creating Personalized Experiences with Real-Time Insights for CEM
sponsored by OpenText
EGUIDE: Creating an engaging and unified multichannel customer experience is a top priority, but many companies find themselves scrambling to adapt. In this expert e-guide, discover how to generate key customer insights in real-time and learn about 4 ways to create personalized experiences.
Posted: 28 Mar 2017 | Published: 21 Mar 2017

OpenText

Project Nightingale: An API-Led Revolution in Retail IT
sponsored by MuleSoft
EBOOK: This e-book presents a hypothetical retail business and follows their journey to meet customer expectations and deliver business agility. Discover how to take a new approach to integration with API-led connectivity and microservices architectures to tackle digital transformation challenges and deliver modern, personalized customer experiences.
Posted: 28 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Mar 2017

MuleSoft

Predict Customer Behavior With the Power of Big Data
sponsored by [24]7
WHITE PAPER: How do you delve down into data to discern customer behavior patterns and discover what content will provide focused and personalized experiences? Explore how to leverage big data and predictive analytics to turn customer data into critical opportunities in order to enhance decision-making and architect a truly unique, positive customer journey.
Posted: 28 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Mar 2017

[24]7

ebook: Five Tech Trends Redefining the Customer Experience
sponsored by Genesys
EBOOK: We asked analysts and industry leaders what customer engagement trends they thought were key for 2017 and beyond. From cutting-edge technologies such as IoT and bots to a new spin on old ideas, hot topics boil down to five key trends that will define the customer experience going forward.
Posted: 23 Mar 2017 | Published: 23 Mar 2017

Genesys

Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting a Multichannel Cloud Contact Center Technology
sponsored by Genesys
ANALYST REPORT: The Ovum Decision Matrix report reviews seven cloud contact center solutions with particular emphasis on the ability of providers to handle multichannel customer interactions and connect data through analytics. It compares vendors based on the strength of their platform, the views of their customers, and the impact that each has in the marketplace.
Posted: 23 Mar 2017 | Published: 04 Aug 2015

Genesys

10 New Rules of the Inbound Contact Center
sponsored by West Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This guide defines a variety of "new rules" for contact centers that take into account the evolving demands of cloud, web, and mobile-enabled customers. Learn how to keep up with the rise of the multichannel, customer-centric model of business and uncover 10 rules for modern contact centers.
Posted: 23 Mar 2017 | Published: 23 Mar 2017

West Corporation

Why Your Contact Center Needs Closer Integration With Marketing
sponsored by West Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Customer experience and engagement are the newest concerns of the modern marketer, having traditionally been the area of the contact center. But while marketing is embracing a customer-centric, multichannel universe, the contact center is lagging behind. Learn why your contact center needs closer integration with marketing, and how to achieve it.
Posted: 23 Mar 2017 | Published: 23 Mar 2017

West Corporation

CX Executive's Agenda 2017: A Data-Driven Approach to Satisfying Customers
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: In January 2017, analysts surveyed 124 organizations of various sizes and industries. Learn how to use a data-driven approach to alleviate the challenges impacting your ability to satisfy customers.
Posted: 22 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

OpenText

Lead with Customer Experience, and Efficiency Will Follow
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: With advancements in technology and evolving customer needs, customer service is no longer an exercise in addressing existing issues. In this study, learn how to set the right objectives for customer service executives to determine their areas of focus.
Posted: 22 Mar 2017 | Published: 22 Mar 2017

OpenText

Why You Should be Delivering a Continuous Connected Digital Experience
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: Learn how investing in a continuous digital experience can increase revenue, retention, and loyalty while improving departmental coordination.
Posted: 21 Mar 2017 | Published: 21 Mar 2017

OpenText

Achieve A Single View Of The Retail Customer For Deeper Insight
sponsored by Hortonworks
WHITE PAPER: Consumer behavior changes constantly, threatening retailers' business objectives. But there are new opportunities for retailers willing to capture and analyze this behavior to gain insights and maintain their edge. Discover how to push your company to adapt to the evolving customer. Plus, learn about the role big data plays in this new landscape.
Posted: 21 Mar 2017 | Published: 21 Mar 2017

Hortonworks

10 Hidden Costs of Quoting with Spreadsheets
sponsored by TechData - Connectwise
WHITE PAPER: Many companies shy away from investing in a professional quote and proposal automation platform because they think it's too expensive, or that spreadsheets are just as good. Unfortunately, spreadsheets weren't designed with quoting in mind. Learn about the 10 hidden costs of quoting with spreadsheets, so you won't get caught off guard.
Posted: 21 Mar 2017 | Published: 21 Mar 2017

TechData - Connectwise

Converting The Customer Experience Into Revenue
sponsored by West Corporation
RESEARCH CONTENT: Good customer service means good business. In this research report, learn about the customer experience considerations at each stage of the buying cycle, from the moment consumers first become aware of your organization or a need for your products to generating loyalty to create repeat business.
Posted: 21 Mar 2017 | Published: 21 Mar 2017

West Corporation

Contextual Marketing: Stop Neglecting your Audience
sponsored by Tealium
WHITE PAPER: With the right technology, today's marketers can understand, segment, and engage their audiences better. Access this white paper and learn how you can grow leads, increase conversions, and decrease future churn.
Posted: 20 Mar 2017 | Published: 20 Mar 2017

Tealium

3 Predictions About The Future of Customer Experience
sponsored by Avaya
RESOURCE: It seems like only yesterday that the communications world was marveling at the benefits of integrating voice and data. Now, it's all about the multi-touch customer experience and mobility. Discover 3 predictions about how the future of customer experience may evolve.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 16 Oct 2016

Avaya

Omni-Channel Vs. Multi-Channel Vs. Multi-Touch: Understand The New Customer Service Buzzwords
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: The buzzword in customer service and contact centers over the past few years has been omni-channel. But there's a disconnect between how businesses and vendors define omni-channel strategies. Learn the differences between omni-channel, multi-touch, and multi-channel, and what to consider when attempting to leverage each approach.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Avaya

Critical Innovations Driving Future Customer Experiences
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: Customers are the lifeblood of any company, and it's the experiences that customers have with your company that's most important. With a changing digital world, you need to have an understanding of how to move forward with changing consumer needs. Learn the critical elements driving superior customer experiences that you should consider.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2016

Avaya

Customer Engagement In The Spotlight: 3 Pillars Of A High Quality Customer Experience
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: Today's digital consumers demand a consistent experience across multiple touch points, both physical and digital. But high quality, seamless interaction depends on how well you build up the 3 pillars of customer experience. Inside, learn what those pillars are, and how to leverage them in order to provide an excellent customer experience.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 01 Nov 2016

Avaya

Keep A Leg-Up On The Competition By Creating User-Defined Experiences
sponsored by Avaya
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Gartner predicted that by the end of 2016, 90% of companies would compete on customer experience. To gain a competitive edge, you need to create user-defined experiences. Inside, learn about Avaya Oceana, a next-generation customer engagement platform. Discover how this platform can deliver a unified multi-touch experience.
Posted: 14 Mar 2017 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Avaya

Analysts Tackle Digital Transformation, CX Struggles
sponsored by Dell EMC
EGUIDE: Learn about key issues impeding multinational organizations' efforts to achieve successful digital transformation strategies. Discover what The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and analysts at Forrester have to say about overcoming barriers.
Posted: 09 Mar 2017 | Published: 06 Mar 2017

Dell EMC

10 Trends Impacting Your Contact Center & How to Profit From Them
sponsored by Mitel Networks Limited
WHITE PAPER: Engaged consumers buy 90% more, spend 60% more, and are 5x more likely to pledge loyalty. Creating an optimal experience will affect how your customers view your business. If you're successful, you'll earn their loyalty. If you're not, they're gone. Inside, discover 10 contact center trends to turn into loyalty-building, profitable opportunities.
Posted: 09 Mar 2017 | Published: 09 Mar 2017

Mitel Networks Limited

The Road to Strategic Website Design
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: Despite efforts (and money) to attract website traffic, conversions remain low. Learn why organizations need comprehensive tools that help them listen to customer data, leverage in-house or basic testing features, and improve both revenue and engagement.
Posted: 08 Mar 2017 | Published: 08 Mar 2017

OpenText

Digital Experience Portals: A Modern Approach To Secure, Multichannel Customer Experiences
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: This report provides insights into what customers expect in the age of the web-based customer experience – a.k.a. the digital experience (DX.)
Posted: 06 Mar 2017 | Published: 06 Mar 2017

OpenText

Modern Warehouse Management for the New Fulfillment Economy
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Unaligned processes, technologies and corporate structures affect warehouse operations and the customer experience. Learn how to avoid these issues with cloud warehouse management tools.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Oracle Corporation

5 Ways Every Sales Rep Can Accelerate Success with Analytics
sponsored by Salesforce.com
WHITE PAPER: This Salesforce research report explores what to look for in an analytics tool and how to put real-time, critical insights in hands of not only executives but their employees as well. Discover how to unlock the information within your customer data to ensure better decision-making, identify best practices, and align your CRM and BI.
Posted: 27 Mar 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Salesforce.com
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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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