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Jay Ivey

Managing Editor at Software Advice


Jay Ivey is a Managing Editor for the Customer Service Investigator, where he conducts research and reports on technologies, topics and trends related to customer service and B2B marketing, with an emphasis on CRM software and help desk.

Prior to coming to Software Advice, Jay taught composition, business writing, and literature at George Mason University. Outside of customer service and marketing, his research interests include organizational psychology, finance and real estate as they relate to the 2008 financial crisis.


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Survey: The Best ‘Tone’ for Email Customer Support

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Our 10 Favorite Help Desk User Interfaces (UIs)

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