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6 Examples of Wow-Worthy Social Media Customer Service

This week Dan Gingiss, author of Winning at Social Customer Care, joined us for a special #ICMIchat. We talked about what it takes to deliver outstanding social media customer service, and we... Read More

5 Tips for Adding a New Service Channel

I have to admit; it’s awfully cool to work at FCR, a company where we observe the support channel mix for dozens of different companies. As an outsourcer, about 60% of our... Read More

The Worth of Words: Why You Shouldn't Neglect Online Reviews

The ability of customers to express their opinion about a business online has had a huge impact on reputation marketing.  In fact, 84% of customers trust reviews as much as personal recommendations.... Read More

Are You Ready to Win at Social Customer Care?

Now that we’re more than halfway through 2017, how are you feeling about your career progress? Is your contact center moving in the right direction? Are you working towards supporting customers in... Read More

How to Use Social Media to Educate, Inform, and Empower Customers

An Interview with the 2017 ICMI Global Contact Center Award Winner for Best Social Media Customer Care “The idea of empowering agents to use live video chat to assist customers is positively... Read More

7 Deadly Sins of Social Customer Service

Social media is redefining the profile of what it means to be a high-value, high-risk customer. What was once a conversation between your rep, your customer, and the your monitoring systems is... Read More

5 Reasons You Can (and Should) Trust Social Media Customer Care to Your Contact Center

When organizations look at social media as a communication channel with outbound elements (engagement related to brand building, marketing, and PR) and inbound elements (customer-generated support requests, information requests, and service issues),... Read More

How to Handle Social Media Complaints with Confidence

What’s the best way to handle social media complaints with confidence? A staggering 879 million complaints are posted each year on social media by consumers.  Some people rant because they can, or... Read More

10 Tips for Serving Customers Via Social Media

According to ICMI research, more than two-thirds of contact center leaders acknowledge that social media is a vital channel for customer support. Despite that realization, less than half of contact centers today... Read More

2017 Trend to Watch: The Shifting Mix of Service Channels

Key take-away: Evaluate shifting mix of service channels specific to your customer base In 2017, customer interactions are expected to increase in all channels, however the percent mix between channels will continue... Read More



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