That’s a wrap: A look back at Zendesk Relate 2022
We loved seeing you at Zendesk Relate 2022. Here are a few highlights—and a peek into what you can still explore online.
Welcome to the CX community: A 5-step guide for new members
Our Head of Community lays out a map of Slack groups, Twitter channels, blogs, and everything else you want to join from the get-go.
What is customer satisfaction score? (+ how to measure CSAT)
Customer satisfaction score is one of the most-used metrics for measuring customer loyalty. Here’s how CSAT can help you meet consumer expectations and elevate your business.
A new era of conversational CRM connects customer conversations across your business
Conversational CRM is a powerful way to create an open, ongoing dialogue between your business and your customers. Learn more about the product announcements from Zendesk Relate 2022.
The new face of user groups—and 3 reasons to consider joining
User groups offer an excellent way to build your professional profile, grow your network, and further develop your leadership skills. Learn more about new user groups launching at Zendesk.
How to set and reach sales quotas (with examples)
A sales quota is a sales target, or goal, that helps sales orgs make a greater impact and improve rep morale.
How to create effective sales collateral (examples + tips)
Here’s how to create eye-catching sales collateral and when to use it for maximum effect on your sales pipeline.
Suggestive selling definition and techniques (2022 sales guide)
Suggestive selling is a sales tactic where reps recommend additional products or services that will be helpful to prospects. Here’s how to do it successfully.
Value selling framework & methodology for 2022
Value selling puts the needs of the customer first. Try this sales technique to increase your chances of success.
Bringing the vineyard home: A CX Moment with Wine.com
Zendesk chatted with Wine.com’s Director of Brand Marketing, Addie Wallace, about how Wine.com adds a human touch to purchasing wine online.
The business imperative of supporting your people
HR teams have a pivotal role to play as companies navigate profound changes to their workplaces and workforces. But 1 in 4 say they don’t have the tools they need to succeed.
Internal customer service: Definition, tips, and examples
Internal customer service can help improve the employee experience at a time when workers are increasingly dissatisfied at work. Here are a few tips.
We’re placing some bets on the future of customer experience
Join us at Relate to hear our five big bets on what the customer experience will look like by 2030.
Guides, research, and more
3 ways to deepen trust and build relationships through personalization
Learn how to get personal with comprehensive customer information and build trust across any and every channel.
How to use Zendesk for IT
Find out how IT leaders use Zendesk tools to provide IT service consistently, securely, and at scale.
Your how-to guide to growing with the Zendesk Suite
In this ebook, you'll find best practices and actionable tips for small-but-mighty teams and complex organizations.
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