Communication

The Complete Guide to Running Effective Virtual Meetings

You open your eyes, get out of bed, and go brew your first coffee of the morning. What day is it? Right, it’s Wednesday. You check your phone to see how many virtual meetings you have planned for today. Only four? “Not bad,” you think. You grab a company cup and head to the... read more

35 minutes
Dec 8, 2020

How to Streamline the Marketing Process In Remote Work

The novel coronavirus pandemic is revamping the way we do business, affecting everything from where we work to our customers’ purchasing decisions. To continue thriving, the only way forward for businesses is to embrace the already growing trend of remote work. If you haven’t... read more

Pratik Dholakiya
7 minutes
Dec 2, 2020

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The Ultimate Guide to Customer Service in 2021

Customer service is going to be everything in 2021. Customer-centric is a trendy word, but you often only get generic and superficial knowledge about the topic. In this guide, we'll tell you the whole story of customer service for a new decade and beyond. We'll cover the subject... read more

33 minutes
Nov 27, 2020

How to Say No to Feature Requests

Imagine you’re running an Italian restaurant. You’re serving only a few refined dishes based on recipes that were in your family for ages. People are frequently coming to your place and are enjoying the food from your limited menu. However, there’s a group of customers who often... read more

8 minutes
Sep 22, 2020

How to Use Positive Communication in Customer Service

Our brains don’t like the word “no.” If you were put into an MRI scanner and had that word flashed on a screen for less than one second, you’d see a sudden release of dozens of stress-producing hormones in your brain. These hormones immediately influence the normal functioning of... read more

7 minutes
Sep 4, 2020

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Problems with Online Communication: Things You Should Remember

Most of today’s communication happens online. It’s happening whether you’re asking your coworker when they’ll finish their task or if you’re chatting with a support agent to find out why your shipment is taking so long to arrive.  What is online communication? Online... read more

10 minutes
Aug 12, 2020

Receiving Feedback: Make the Most of the Feedback You Get at Work

Sharing our work with others requires courage. We have to embrace our vulnerabilities and approach receiving feedback with the right mindset. If you see feedback as a threat, you’re missing an opportunity to grow and learn. The key to successfully receiving feedback is... read more

10 minutes
May 12, 2020

How COVID-19 Has Changed Our Media Consumption

COVID-19 has changed our lives in more ways than we would have ever imagined. To stop the coronavirus from spreading, governments across the world recommended social distancing and have put many countries on lockdown. People have had to adapt to a new reality on many different... read more

7 minutes
Apr 28, 2020

7 Reasons Why Giving Feedback at Work Fails

Being part of a team comes with various responsibilities. Of course, you have to do your part, but what about supporting others? Being asked for feedback often causes stress and anxiety. It gets even worse if you haven’t been asked to provide it. How do you give feedback in a... read more

7 minutes
Apr 21, 2020

Pros and Cons of Working Remotely: A LiveChat Case Study

Two weeks have passed since the LiveChat, ChatBot, and HelpDesk team began to work remotely. It’s a completely new experience for us because, until recently, we only worked in the office. We strongly believe in teamwork and like all the random conversations that happen in our... read more

11 minutes
Mar 25, 2020

Aldi’s Unexpected Lesson on Customer Service

Aldi turned its idea of grocery shopping into a compelling lifestyle. Its “Shop differentli” slogan became a mission Aldi cultivates together with its customers. With smart communication and careful market targeting, Aldi built customer relationships other brands can not even... read more

8 minutes
Mar 19, 2020