ICMI's Top 50 Thought Leaders of 2015
By The Editors
Published: December 08, 2015
Sometimes we create barriers to success. As a result, these barriers can damage morale, cause confusion, or make a task more difficult than necessary. We must learn to remove barriers, not create them!... Read More
By Jeremy Hyde | Published: January 23, 2017 | Comments
Join Jeremy at Contact Center Expo & Conference! He'll be presenting in two sessions--one on communicating success to the business, another on automation. Learn more.
I took a Human Resources (HR) class... Read More
By Jeremy Watkin | Published: January 18, 2017 | Comments
Focusing on two key goals at once seems counter-intuitive. Frankly, I think these two initiatives are coupled together. Improve the first, and you improve the second without even trying. Get creative with... Read More
By Andrew Neff | Published: January 18, 2017 | Comments
Every contact center leader wants to manage a highly engaged team, but it’s easy to overlook employee engagement in the day-to-day push to drive performance. What are the characteristics of engaged employees,... Read More
By Erica Strother Marois | Published: January 12, 2017 | Comments
In my twenty-seven years as a consultant, I have worked with hundreds of organizational leadership teams. My most interesting discovery from all those years is that 95% of those “teams” are not... Read More
By Chris Edmonds | Published: January 04, 2017 | Comments
Interested in learning more about contact center agent training and/or employee engagement? Join Evan this May at Contact Center Expo & Conference.
The benefits of employee engagement are compelling and undeniable, as... Read More
By Evan Watson | Published: January 03, 2017 | Comments
"The customer is always right."
"Le client n'a jamais tort" (the customer is never wrong).
"Der Kunde ist Konig" (the customer is king).
It's ubiquitous, global, and constant: our focus on the... Read More
By Baker Johnson | Published: December 27, 2016 | Comments
When it comes to creating an exceptional service culture, nothing is more important than a team’s ability to collaborate well. Both the agent and the customer experience will be exponentially better with... Read More
By Nate Brown | Published: October 17, 2016 | Comments
We’ve all heard it—Millennials thirst for constant feedback. We’re narcissists who need continual reaffirmation that we’re doing a good job at work. Managers dread hiring Millennial employees due to the amount of... Read More
By Sara Lighthall | Published: October 13, 2016 | Comments
Want a secret to being way ahead of the game in developing management skills your contact center needs? Identify and groom agents who are good candidates for supervisor and management positions as... Read More
By Brad Cleveland | Published: October 10, 2016 | Comments
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