Chris Shortall is Vice President, Store Communications and Contact Center Operations at Destination XL Group. Chris does a wonderful job of explaining how their contact center supports their mission to provide better merchandise, better service and an entirely better experience when shopping for big and tall clothing. She explains how their monitoring and training programs support this mission, as well as their post-contact survey. She wraps up her interview discussing the biggest challenges they face and how they work to overcome them.

Linda Harden is President and Publisher of the monthly contact center management journal, Contact Center Pipeline. Our passion is to promote discussion, resources, events and services that impact the lives of our employees and customers. Each month, well-respected industry leaders, practitioners and consultants present their insights, strategies, best practices and lessons learned to help run an effective and efficient operation.