A common cause of customer service new-hire turnover in contact centers

Quick Tip: Try a Phased Approach to Tech Implementation

What is a common issue that prevents organizations from realizing the full value of their contact center technology investment? Usually, when a new contact...
Contact Center Trends - Artificial Intelligence, AI

Hot Trends Impacting Contact Centers: Artificial Intelligence

We can’t publish a series on trends without including artificial intelligence (AI). In our five-part series on hot topics that are impacting contact centers,...
The Digital Contact Center Workplace

Useful Tools for Your Digital Toolbox

How can you identify the digital opportunities that exist for your team? Think about how your staff communicates and collaborates (focus on the need,...
Contact Center Technology and Omnichannel Success

Will New Technology Drive Omnichannel Success?

Omnichannel is everywhere—vendor marketing, analyst articles, conference sessions, client wish lists. While touted as a new concept, it doesn’t seem all that different from...
Review of Niche Technologies in the Call Center

Some Nice Niche Technologies

Mainstream technologies get a lot of press. As the backbone of contact center operations, they’re on everyone’s radar and they need to function at...
Moving Your Business Forward by Moving to the Cloud

Moving Your Business Forward by Moving to the Cloud

There is a reason Software as a Service (SaaS) is one of the fastest growing segments of technology today. With its increased flexibility, ease...
Make Your Contact Center Smartphone Friendly

Time to Make Your Contact Center Smartphone Friendly

Seventy-seven percent of Americans have a smartphone. Two-thirds of Americans access the Internet via smartphone at least as much as by computer. Of the...
Call Center Authentication and Routing

Taking a Fresh Look at Authentication and Routing

Any center that is truly focused on the customer has to solve a difficult dilemma: make prompts and authentication simple, ensure security requirements are...
Call-Center-Inside-View-Feature

Inside View: Tufts Medical Center

In any contact center, an agent’s ability to communicate in an efficient, friendly manner has a considerable impact on the outcome of the call....
Contact Center Analytics

Contact Center Analytics: A Look at Goals Vs. Current Use

Do contact centers derive value from their analytics tools? In our 2014 Contact Center Analytics Survey, conducted by Strategic Contact and Contact Center Pipeline,...
Four Things to Ask Before Choosing A Contact Center Provider by Intelepeer

Don’t Settle: 4 Things to Ask Before Choosing A Contact Center Provider

Choosing a new contact center solution is a big investment that will affect your everyday operations and the experience you provide to your customers....
Realities of technology for the small center, including cloud, suites and managed services

Technology for the Small Center

Every small center aspires to deliver good (or great!) service to customers and offer a good (or great!) place for employees to work. The...