Jared Cornell

Jared Cornell

Jared is a customer support expert. He has been published in CrazyEgg, CoSchedule, and CXL. As a customer support executive at ProProfs, he has been instrumental in developing a complete customer support system that more than doubled customer satisfaction. You can connect and engage with Jared on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn

My Articles

20+ Best Remote Working Tools to Work From Any Part of the World

Just a couple of years ago, we were waking up early, hopping onto jam packed public transportation to reach the office, and religiously following the 9 to 5 schedule.  Fast forward to the present times and remote work has become the new normal. Employees are working in the comfort of their pyjamas, spending more time...
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Ten Tips on How to Improve Your IT Service Desk

While rapid innovation in Information Technology (IT) has made life easier for customers and employees, IT support teams are somewhere caught in an uphill battle.  For most businesses, their IT service desk is under tremendous pressure. Support teams are feeling the heat of not only managing higher volumes of IT issues and requests but also...
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Customer Support vs Customer Success: What’s the Difference?

“Customer success” has become the new buzzword in the business town. So much so that entrepreneurs see it as a road that leads to “business success”.  Now, while implementing any customer success programs, you might find yourself in a tricky spot – Are customer success and customer support the same thing? If they are different,...
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What Is the Difference Between Call Center and Help Desk?

Remember the time when you ran into a faulty product and wanted to contact the business for support? While one of your friends suggested reaching their call center team, others advised contacting their help desk.  And you thought to yourself – “After all, what is the difference between call center and help desk? Aren’t they...
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Top 10 Zoho Desk Alternatives for 2022

As one of the very few context-aware help desk software available in the market today, Zoho Desk has helped businesses deliver personalized experiences. It is indeed a commendable tool that does not cost you a fortune.  But if you have tried Zoho Desk and feel it does not come close to your business needs, don’t...
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50+ Customer Service Scripts For Your Team

Let’s be honest, customers don’t contact a business out of pleasure. When was the last time you went on a vacation and felt like speaking to a customer service representative? Yes, almost never!    Customers contact you when they need assistance or simply when they are mad. The last thing they will want is a conversation...
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Top 12 Freshdesk Alternatives for 2022

When you talk about customer service tools, there are certain tools that dominate the market today. Freshdesk not only happens to be one of them but forms the cream of modern help desk tools. But, wait a minute. Despite its golden reputation, why are thousands of users looking for Freshdesk alternatives or software cheaper than...
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Top 10 Intercom Alternatives for 2022

If you are a marketing pro or a customer service professional, chances are you have already heard about Intercom. The tool offers the power and flexibility you need to provide personalized support at scale and onboard new customers with ease.  However, despite its excellent set of features, a single question has often baffled most Intercom...
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How to Set Measurable Customer Service Goals for Your Team in 2022

Raise your hand if you feel your customer service department is perfect and there is nothing more you need to improve upon.  Hands still on the mouse?  Yeah, we thought so.  Customer service teams around the world feel they work hard, treat their customers right, put in extra hours, but still don’t seem to go...
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Zendesk vs Intercom vs ProProfs: In-Depth Feature & Price Comparison

Choosing the ideal customer service tool is definitely not the easiest of decisions your business will ever make.  While on one hand, you have to scroll through multiple comparison websites, online reviews, etc. On the other hand, you need to be careful about the various needs and requirements of your support team.  While there is...
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