We’re going to be running a technical writing course for a client where the delegates are from the Support department. This means we have had to consider what we should teach Support staff about technical writing. We sent the delegates a pre-course questionnaire, asking them what they’d like the course to cover. I thought it… Read more »
We explore these questions from listeners: What’s your opinion of Zendesk and Mindtouch? Someone in our company thinks it might be a good idea to explore the idea of moving our Help content – have you heard of anyone doing this and then using it in a way of single sourcing etc? Our boss wants… Read more »
From the Cherryleaf Podcast: We look at getting users to answer their own Support questions – why would we want to do this, and how can we do this.
We’ve just uploaded a free video guide on Getting Customers to Answer Their Own Support Questions. The guide is free. You just need to register and log into our elearning platform. See: Getting Customers to Answer Their Own Support Questions.
The cost of providing support to users can be huge, so what can be done to reduce the number and duration of support calls? Here are three strategies to consider. 1.Pre-empt the calls In same way that Japanese car companies improved the quality of their products to reduce the after-sales costs, you can take steps,… Read more »