Numerous employers, like those in helpdesk services, are probably hoping their workers will make New Year’s resolutions that’ll set clearer goals for them. These companies want to encourage their employees to work more efficiently and to contemplate on how they will make the New Year different from the rest.
This isn’t limited to the employees alone; the employers should set resolutions or goals for themselves. Settings up resolutions will definitely amp up your customer service team to be more convicted with their work. So are you ready to make 2016 the Year of the Customer? If yes, then here are four resolutions that could significantly improve your performance in customer support:
Nowadays, business owners neglect the most important recipe of customer service and that is ‘quality service’. Make it a goal to give high quality of customer service and surely it will reap more benefits than you ever imagined, from increased sale to greater customer loyalty. Let 2016 the year you put service first and re-evaluated all of the procedures and policies impacting your team to bring the right service to the customer.
Connect with Your Team
Happy customers definitely stem happy employees. If you’re a leader or manager of the team, begin your quest for better customer service in your group. Motivate members and talk to them to get an accurate idea of their satisfaction with their jobs. Ask what you could change to make their job a little easier. Make sure to build a relationship with them wherein trust and support are found to help them become more passionate about what they’re doing.
Enjoy the Little Things
Learn to be happier and more content of the little achievements you achieve. Just as you had a plan or a vision for your work, help yourself by creating a reward system wherein you give yourself a pat in the shoulder because of your improvement and effort. You successfully adhered to that tricky query of a customer? Good for you; learn to enjoy and celebrate a little. You don’t have to ask for a raise or promotion because you’ve done such a good job; instead be more driven to excel better.
Venture Out and Be Innovative
Aim for 2016 to be the year for you to be more open to new things and to connections with people. Learn a new language or acquire a new skill; sky is the limit! Why not suggest a social media account for your customer support team or create a blog with them? Be more out there and sell yourself to newer and different ranges of people. Show your customers you want them to contact your business by making it more convenient for them to get in touch with you. There are plenty of new ways to innovate yourself, only if you let yourself do it.
This 2016 should be the year for you and your company to take customer service to the next level. Hopefully with these resolutions, you’d feel inspired to do better and to even come up with your own list of resolution.