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Category: Thought Leadership

The P.A.R.K.E.R. Care Model

At Parker Technology, we solve over two million parking problems per year. To date, we’ve resolved over 5 million customer service calls – that number is growing every day. Thousands of calls are routed through our customer service center every year. 
You can’t run a company that answers so many customer calls without having an exceptional system in place. Our customer service representatives use the P.A.R.K.E.R. Care Model, our unique approach to customer service resolutions.

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Podcast EP 13 Rewind: Tackling Concession Agreements and Customer-Centric Advocacy

“Harder Than It Looks: Parking Uncovered“ is our podcast that we use to facilitate connections and illuminate solutions to common problems within the parking and mobility industry. We aim to do so by highlighting the voices of experts in the space, discussing trends and forward-looking technological innovations, and providing professional food for thought. All in an […]

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Quality Reviews

Maximizing Customer Satisfaction: QA’s Impact Part 2

Customer satisfaction isn’t just a goal; it’s the lifeblood of your parking facility’s success. When parkers have negative experiences, they don’t just seek alternative parking options – they voice their discontent on platforms like Google or Yelp, influencing potential customers and impacting your business’s online presence.

This understanding of the pivotal role customer satisfaction plays in maximizing revenue makes us view our QA program differently than many. We have integrated robust quality assurance (QA) tools and protocols into our operations to ensure unparalleled customer service.

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Made in the Shade

Made in the Shade

Managing parking might seem like a straightforward task, but anyone who’s been in the industry knows it’s anything but. That’s where we step in, providing a flexible solution for over 200 operators across North America and Canada.

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Podcast EP 11 Rewind: Lone Star State of Parking Confusion

“Harder Than It Looks: Parking Uncovered” is our podcast that we use to facilitate connections and illuminate solutions to common problems within the parking and mobility industry. Today, we’re rewinding and recapping Episode 11: Bridging the Lone Star State of Confusion in Parking Operations with Walt Gray & Celeste Ching.

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Quality Assurance

Maximizing Customer Satisfaction: Quality Assurance’s Impact Pt. 1

If you own or manage a parking facility, you know that delivering top-notch customer service is critical. High-quality support will help ensure you don’t lose parking customers to competing facilities. Plus, excellent customer service can attract more clients to your business, resulting in higher revenue.

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6 Ways to Deliver a Sustainable Customer Experience

As businesses adjust to new goals and efforts to scale, it can be easy to forget about one of the main things that keeps a business running–customers. Ensuring that your customer experience is satisfying and efficient and keeps customers coming back is essential to scale and maintain your business year after year.

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Communication

Excellence in Communication – Our Methods for Revolutionizing Workplace Culture

What causes 48% of affected workers to intentionally decrease their work effort? Or causes 78% of affected workers to lose commitment to an organization? What costs $14,000 per staff member due to loss of production and work time (Harvard Business Review)? This killer of culture isn’t something that can be fixed with six sigma or faster technology – its workplace communication.

This article will examine how excellence in workplace communication directly impacts your culture and your customer experience, how Parker Technology has built a culture of excellence in communication and how to handle mistakes (on both ends) with empathy.

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Must Be Easy

Must Be Easy? Think Again!

Ever been told that managing parking must be a walk in the park? Think again.

Behind the scenes, it’s a whirlwind of responsibilities – sales, marketing, staffing, maintenance and MUCH more. And let’s not forget those unexpected challenges like malfunctioning equipment and indecipherable handwriting on tickets.

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