Contact centers are complex. Just look at the range of topics we cover in our May issue of Contact Center Pipeline. There are so many gears in motion to keep all the wheels turning to satisfy all the stake holders in and out of our organizations. I hope you can find a way to make the challenges a little easier. And, I hope some of our articles this month provide the grease to keep your wheels turning in the right direction.
Download the Full Issue
Contact Center Pipeline May 2019
To download the full issue and view all articles, a subscription is required. Your subscription helps us continue to publish in-depth, independent articles for the contact center industry that you won’t find anywhere else. We appreciate your support.
Tips and Techniques for Coaching Success
By Susan Hash
A roundup of coaching practices to help your frontline agents grow and thrive.
Collaboration Just Might Be Your Silver Bullet
By Lori Bocklund
Proper use of the tools that you may already have on hand can enhance efficiency and effectiveness for all.
Cautious Optimism… Taking Ownership of Communication
By Kathleen M. Peterson
The fine art of interacting with other humans to solve problems is a skill that needs to be polished.
THE VIEW FROM THE SADDLE
Gonna Take a Sentimental Journey
By Paul Stockford
Sentiment analysis provides CX professionals with an automated tool to understand the intent behind customers’ spoken words and phrases.
An Interview with Randal Hiester, Health First
By Susan Hash
Best practices and lessons learned from a quality management veteran.
High Absenteeism? Consider Your Agents’ “Breaking Point”
By Mike Dershowitz
For frontline agents, the lack of economic resources often makes being absent the only option.
Unleash the Data in Your Contact Center to Achieve Enterprisewide Customer Experience Excellence
By Tim Whiting
Three best practices for contact centers to attain a new level of strategic value.
Leveraging the Voice of the Employee to Improve Engagement
By EJ Sieracki
Adopt an agile listening approach to tap into your workforce’s powerful knowledge.
5 Ways to Win with Gen Z Workers
By Bill Bennett
Prepare now to make the most of this up-and-coming generation.
Enhance Your Customer Support with Video
By Sean Gordon
Video is a user-friendly tool that cuts support costs while increasing customer and employee satisfaction.
Please note: Contact Center Pipeline is a subscription magazine. To view all articles, please consider a subscription.
SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT | Panviva
Let’s Chat About Chatbots
By Steve Pappas
When used correctly, chatbots make the customer experience faster, easier and more engaging. Three things you can do to make bots more effective.
Thank you to our May sponsors: Alcor Consulting, Calabrio, Contact Center Nation, Customer Contact Strategies, Human Numbers, Jacada, MusicWorks, NICE inContact, Panviva, PowerHouse Consulting, Sennheiser, Service Agility, Shelf, Strategic Contact, Unymira, Verint and WFMSG.
They help make Contact Center Pipeline possible!! Please visit all our sponsors in our Pipeline Directory!