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Map Your Customer Journey for Illuminating Insights

Are you losing customers? It’s a tough question, and one no brand really wants to face…but many brands deal with it daily. A customer visits your website, for example, searching for a... Read More

#CCDemo14: Are You Ready for an Adventure?

Contact Center Demo and Conference attendees, are you up for an adventure?  We’ve got a fun challenge planned for you!  Should you choose to accept, you could be the proud new owner... Read More

One thing you should do today

Do something this morning that makes you feel good to start the day. When I lived near downtown Houston, I would take the longer way to work so that I could drive... Read More

#ICMIchat Recap: Going Remote in the #cctr

By now you've probably noticed a theme on icmi.com this week.  As we close out our month of culture and morale, we're devoting the final week to a topic that's become increasingly... Read More

Working with Remote Employees

Flexibility on the job is a top priority for many job seekers, so more and more companies are offering remote work options to attract desirable applicants. Yet, once companies have recruited and... Read More

Remote Workers Will Rule the World (Or At Least the Contact Center)

Remote workers. Working from home, the local coffee shop or rent-by-the-day business suites. It’s easier than ever to work outside of the office with smart phones, laptops, tablets, cloud computing, video chatting... Read More

The Challenges of a Remote Workforce--Tips for Increasing Employee Engagement

Halloween is coming up quickly and many contact centers are preparing for how they will celebrate with their staff.  Many will allow their agents to dress up and some will even have... Read More

Five Tips to Keep Remote Agents Engaged

Remote, at-home agents are an increasingly popular option for many call centers looking for a low-cost way to expand operations beyond the center’s physical walls. But managing these remote agents – and... Read More

5 Ways the Role of Supervisor is Changing

Some predicted the decline of supervisors in today’s contact centers ... but is that what’s really happening? A long time ago in contact center years—January of this year, I believe—I ran across... Read More

Things to Consider When Hiring a Home Agent

It’s unusual to find a customer service operation that doesn’t currently support home agents or isn’t seriously considering it. In fact, several contact center outsourcers use the home agent model exclusively as... Read More



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