Biden Administration Impact on Contact Centers

As I write this on January 20, 2021, Joseph R. Biden is being sworn in as our 46th president. Turning the page to the new administration will bring many changes to our society and...

Legal and Regulatory Developments in 2020—and What to Expect in 2021

Think about this. 2020 has (thankfully) come to an end, but the rapid and largely unrestrained spread of COVID-19 has upended our normal way of life and caused tremendous economic losses. On top of...

Keeping Call Center Agents from Causing Legal Liabilities and Undermining Relationships

Legal disclosures are everywhere—almost to the point of ad nauseam. They are found in everything from prescription drug ads that feature absurdly long lists of side effects to the obvious, “This hot coffee is...
Contact Center Thieves and Holiday Hackers

Thwarting Thieves and Hindering Holiday Hackers

Holiday spending and the quickly evolving ways people buy and sell things was on my mind on a recent trip that took me through Shanghai. In China, there are two prominent apps used by...

TCPA Compliancy: Predators and Fines on the Rise (What You Need to Know to...

When the original Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) law was passed in 1991, 80% of Americans had landlines and only 3% had mobile phones. This law was passed by Congress to regulate the use...
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