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Susan Hash

Susan Hash
Susan Hash is the Editor of Contact Center Pipeline. She is a veteran business journalist with more than 20 years of specialized experience writing about customer care and contact centers.

Top 5 Posts in June

If you’re compiling your summer reading list, think about adding a few industry-related instructional posts to your lineup. Hot topics on the Pipeline blog...
Improve Call Center Content Consistency with AI Infused Knowledge

Improve Content Consistency Across Channels with AI-Infused Knowledge

eGain’s SVP Worldwide Marketing Anand Subramaniam believes that delivering a consistent content experience is key to driving value for both customers and agents. According...
June Issue Blending Artificial Intelligence with Human Support in the Contact Center

Blending AI with Human Support

The future of work and the impact that artificial intelligence will have on the workforce has been a hot topic lately. The publicity has...

Top 5 Posts in May

Despite a lot of industry conference activity in May (or possibly because of), Pipeline readers found the time to read about contact center cost...

Inside View: TCL North America

If you are unfamiliar with TCL (The Creative Life), you probably won’t be for long. Although the brand is a worldwide leader in TV...
Contact Center Agent Retention

Agent Retention: Closing the Revolving Door

We know that agent turnover—particularly among entry-level staff—is still the No. 1 challenge for contact centers. As Matt Stevenson, Mercer Partner and Leader of...
Contact Center Agent Retention

Agent Turnover Still No. 1 Challenge for Contact Centers

High agent turnover has been a leading source of frustration in contact centers for decades. Despite dealing with rapidly evolving technologies, digital channel expansion...
Disaster Planning tips for the Contact Center

Take Care of Your Staff During and After a Disaster

As mentioned in a previous post, developing a people-centric disaster plan should be a collaborative effort that takes place before a disaster strikes. During...

Top 5 Posts in April

Workforce management tips and takeaways were the topics on the Pipeline blog in April. WFM expert Tiffany LaReau’s insightful notes from the SWPP conference...
Disaster Planning tips for the Contact Center

Consider the Human Factor in Disaster Planning

When a disaster strikes, senior leadership must act quickly and decisively to protect the business and keep it operating. For employees, though, concerns are...

Inside View: Matt Medina, Dun & Bradstreet Emerging Businesses

Launching a contact center is like a juggling act. You may want to start simply by throwing and catching one ball correctly, but soon...

Top 5 Posts in March

March definitely came in like a lion in many parts of the country. But when the weather is lousy, it’s a good time to...