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The Biggest Contact Center Trends of 2016

Earlier this year, Forrester predicted ten trends that would most impact contact centers this year. How did those trends play out in the industry, and in the contact centers of our community... Read More

Principles of Contact Center Quality

How do you define quality in your contact center? How is quality impacting your accessibility? And what are the costs of poor quality to your organization? The need for organizations to improve... Read More

The Future of Customer Service: Mobile-First, Mobility and More

While the world continues to rotate, technology too evolves as the future of customer service and contact center technology reaches new heights every day. A study has shown that 92 percent of... Read More

You, Machines, and the Future of Customer Service

As Bob Dylan once said, or sung, “The times they are a changin’”. This most certainly applies to customer service and the way companies deliver it. While phone has been the predominant... Read More

How is The Internet of Things Impacting the Contact Center?

As we head toward the final stretch of 2016, we're ready to look ahead. What's next for the contact center of 2017? 2020? 2025? What impact will connected devices and ever-evolving technology... Read More

Defining Quality in Customer Service

With customer expectations evolving so quickly, we’re often asked a basic (and important!) question: What is quality in customer service? Related questions often follow: Who determines what quality is? How should we... Read More

Don't Drop the Call

The Holidays Are Right Around the Corner – Retail Call Center Leaders, Are You Ready? The holiday season is drawing near. Are you ready? Ready with a strategy to maximize your revenue... Read More

Compliance with Dodd Frank and MiFID II

The impact of the global financial crisis of 2008 continues to reverberate in Europe, the United States and worldwide. International financial institutions are faced with stringent regulations and often struggle to comply... Read More

The Ambiguity of Contact Center "Success"

For many professions defining success is black or white. In professional sports, success is winning games. In sales, success is converting prospects into clients. In contact centers it can be significantly more... Read More

A Better Way to Measure Your Contact Center Success

Join Bob at Contact Center Demo & Conference, where he'll deliver a session to help you re-evaluate your contact center metrics and drive success. No matter your role in the contact center,... Read More



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