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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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How manufacturers can use value selling to deliver great experiences at every touch point
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: 60% of B2B buyers said they spent more time researching purchases and 40% said they waited longer than they did the year before to contact a salesperson. Salespeople aren't just order takers yet! Read on to discover value selling and how CRM solutions give your salespeople the right tools for the job.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Infor

How to Actively Manage Customer Experience with True Proactive Care
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Proactive customer care seeks to settle customer complaints before the customer can take direct action. This may sound both ideal and unachievable, but with the wealth of data recently made available to us, proactive engagement looks to is the next step in customer care's evolution. In this white paper, learn what it means to be truly proactive.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

IBM

Big River Communications Improves Productivity with CRM Solution
sponsored by Infor
CASE STUDY: This case study highlights the challenges faced by Big River Communications and how they were able to implement a CRM solution that not only conquered these obstacles, but delivered a 98% customer satisfaction rate and more.
Posted: 06 Jul 2016 | Published: 06 Jul 2016

Infor

A Guide to Patient Interaction
sponsored by Avaya TSG
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to enhance the patient experience by automating routine processes and expanding patient interaction outside the hospital. Access now and learn the benefits of proactive outreach, both pretreatment and post-discharge, including fewer preventable readmissions, reduced costs, and more.
Posted: 06 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Avaya TSG

Customer Experience Is the Battleground
sponsored by Avaya TSG
RESEARCH CONTENT: 81% of customers now expect organizations to deliver multiple lines of communication through an omnichannel presence. Read on to discover what other standards customers are setting and how to meet their expectations when it comes to delivering the best possible customer experience.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Avaya TSG

Financial Services: Creating the Connected Customer Experience
sponsored by Avaya TSG
WHITE PAPER: Success in the financial services industry means creating a connected customer experience in every interaction, in every part of the institution. This guide walks you through each step and the different roles to be played in creating connected customers.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Avaya TSG

At Radio Flyer, Customer Engagement is Not Something to Toy With
sponsored by Avaya CenturyLink
CASE STUDY: Read on to learn how the iconic Radio Flyer company entered the digital age in 2010, what has enabled them to stay up-to-date since, and how advances in data collection have driven reform in product quality, delivery, and reinvigorated the customer service that has kept them in business over the last 99 years.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Avaya CenturyLink

Customer Experience Is the Battleground
sponsored by Avaya CenturyLink
RESOURCE: 81% of customers now expect organizations to deliver multiple lines of communication through an omnichannel presence. Read on to discover what other standards customers are setting and how to meet their expectations when it comes to delivering the best possible customer experience.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Jun 2016

Avaya CenturyLink

3 Customer Engagement Pillars: Driving Customer Lifetime Value to New Heights
sponsored by Avaya CenturyLink
WHITE PAPER: Customer engagement is the central ingredient to improving long term customer retention rates. This resource describes the three pillars of customer engagement required to derive maximum value from every customer interaction.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Avaya CenturyLink

Foster Loyalty Through Effortless Customer Journeys
sponsored by Genesys
WEBCAST: The latest method of driving customer loyalty is developing and maintaining an omnichannel presence—but how do you achieve this success? This webcast discusses how to improve customer loyalty through the creation of an omnichannel presence and communications, and how to track a customer's journey to identify trends in channel usage.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Jun 8, 2016

Genesys

Omnichannel customer experience takes aim at information silos
sponsored by [24]7 Customer, Inc.
EGUIDE: Omnichannel customer experience strategies break down data silos that have held back multichannel strategies. Read on to learn how to view different channels as part of the bigger picture, gauge your companies investments in each channel, and how the omnichannel approach is presenting a shift in how we think about customer experience management.
Posted: 27 Jun 2016 | Published: 24 Jun 2016

[24]7 Customer, Inc.

Australian Digital Experience Report
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: 76% of satisfied customers demonstrate brand loyalty. In this report, learn more about how Australian consumer preferences are shifting towards digital channels, and what you can do to close the gap between expectations and delivery.
Posted: 27 Jun 2016 | Published: 27 Jun 2016

SAP

Retailers Get Personal: Using Analytics to Deliver Profitable Customer Experiences
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Retailers know their challenge isn't just gathering more data, but optimizing the use of the data they currently have. Explore ways to improve everything from supply chain management to the customer experience by leveraging actionable insights.
Posted: 24 Jun 2016 | Published: 24 Jun 2016

Oracle Corporation

Why Omnichannel Experience Delivery is a Full Contact Sport
sponsored by Genesys
EGUIDE: Expert consultants and users from eBay and Boingo Wireless discuss contact center technology trends, mistakes, and best practices. Discover ways to upgrade your existing infrastructure to enhance the customer experience and help your company run more efficiently.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Genesys

Utilities are Getting 'Smarter' About Using Big Data
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Utilities companies that develop a collaborative culture are better able to apply analytics to new uses and new kinds of data. Explore ways utilities companies are using data to exercise increasing control over energy usage and costs, provide personalized customer service, and better equip call center reps to resolve issues quickly.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Oracle Corporation

Strengthen Customer Relationships Through Data
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Consolidating different relationships into a comprehensive view is a key way to fully leverage big data and analytics tools. Discover ways to determine customer behavior, as well as how to shape marketing materials and offers based on a complete understanding of the customer.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Oracle Corporation

Enabling the Credential Economy
sponsored by CyberSource
WHITE PAPER: The "credential economy" is taking shape. In this white paper, learn how digital wallets, micro-transactions and loyalty commerce models need to be supported in regards to security and other factors. You'll also uncover insights into various solutions that enable these business models.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

CyberSource

Service On-Demand: Diving into the Future of Customer Service
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: In this report, discover on-demand, omnichannel customer self-service model your organization should consider when accommodating consumers in the APAC region. Read on to explore 4 next steps for on-demand leaders, advising to embrace disruption and the new age of customer self-service.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 20 Jun 2016

Genesys

Deliver Upon Customers' Ever-Growing Expectations
sponsored by Genesys
VIDEO: Using one man's adventures in online automotive shopping as an example, you'll explore ways to build exceptional customer relationships across all phases of their omnichannel journey.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Premiered: 13 Jun 2016

Genesys

10 Ways An Omnichannel Engagement Center Helps You Deliver Next-Generation Customer Experience
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: Firms are increasingly building true engagement based on integrating customer experience with existing systems. Explore 10 ways to support all channels and touchpoints, and scale to any number of consumers, geographies, and agents.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Genesys

Trends: The Future of Customer Service
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: Today's customer expectations for easy, effective, and personal service are shaping customer service technology priorities. Explore this summary of the top 10 customer service trends that application development and delivery (AD&D) pros must pay attention to.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Genesys

Five Tips for Mastering Digital Customer Service
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: As contact center engagement reaches critical mass, customers now expect the same level of service from digital and voice interactions. Discover ways to provide a seamless experience as your audience navigates across multiple channels.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Genesys

Contact Centers Must Go Digital
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: Preferences for customer service channels are layered, and changing across all ages and demographics. Take an analyst's look at multi-channel customer use, and identify major gaps in contact center technology and operations.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Apr 2015

Genesys

Flexible and Simple ERP Strategies
sponsored by Sage Software
VIDEO: Today's ERP accelerates performance anywhere, anytime. Learn how to leverage it when you simplify your entire operation in the cloud, optimize manufacturing, and more.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Premiered: 11 Dec 2015

Sage Software

Orrstown Bank Invests in Centralized Security Visibility to Promote Business Intelligence
sponsored by Splunk
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to determine how Orrstown Bank leveraged a cloud security platform to provide increased visibility into its complex hybrid IT infrastructure, resolve threats and maintain required compliance.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Splunk
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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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