5: Self-Care

5: Self-Care

After covering some highlights from the last week on the Support Driven Slack, our hosts are joined by Alison Groves and Sarah Betts to talk about self-care. They give some practical advice on how to avoid overworking and also some tips on choosing a company that...
4: Metrics

4: Metrics

In this episode we’re discussing metrics and data with Nicholas Tang from MongoDB. And, of course, food. Links: https://www.kayako.com/blog/hiring-customer-service-representatives/ Hosts: Abby Armada (Slack: @abby) Diana Potter (Slack: @dpotter) Guests: Nicholas Tang...
3: B2C Support

3: B2C Support

In this episode, we discuss providing B2C (business to consumer) support and how that can differ from B2B (business to business) support contexts. Also, we have a lively discussion on peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, and how to make one the correct way. We also...
2: Hiring

2: Hiring

In this episode, we discuss hiring, culture fit, personality tests, and of course, food. Links: https://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2007/10/12/the-science-of-chicken-soup/ Hosts: Abby Armada (Slack: @abby) Diana Potter (Slack: @dpotter) Guest: Chris McCraw (Slack: @fool)...
1: Transitions

1: Transitions

In this episode, we discuss transitions as they relate to your career in customer support. Hosts: Abby Armada (Slack: @abby) Diana Potter (Slack: @dpotter) Andrew Spittle (Slack: @andrewspittle) Guests: Denise Twum (Slack: @awurama) Keisha Washington (Slack: @Keisha)...